Dr Thomas Dixon explores the changing meaning of friendship over the centuries.
BBC Radio 4
Patrick Hughes presents a series looking at the work of five eminent British sculptors.
Five originally French stories adapted to Irish settings by James Ellis
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Five stories from the author's collected works.
Writers talk about their favourite characters.
Michael Robinson examines what went wrong with Britain's banks
Elizabeth Kinder embarks on a journey through Andalusia to find the soul of flamenco.
Animation series about a group of eight friends who share adventures each day.
Spain's current economic crisis is seeing the return of flamenco as a form of protest.
Five medical students experiment with 'controlled death' to experience the afterlife.
Murray Lachlan Young and guests to explore sounds and ideas in unexpected ways
Series going behind the scenes with the team at Flint Council's housing department.
Michael Vaughan and Andrew Flintoff reflect on 10 years since England's greatest Ashes.
Members of the public try and make money out of their antiques by taking a risk at auction
Paul Martin and a host of experts offer tips and advice on antiques and collectibles
Michael Bird explores the tiny beautiful flower fields of west Cornwall and the Scillies.
Series examining the emergence of a new space race
John Waite's extraordinary trip to the base camp of the Unification Church in 1973.
Animated comedy shorts. Fly-High and Huggy test crackpot inventions.
The Marx Brothers' lost radio shows recreated. Stars Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx.
Ymunwch â chriw hwyliog Gorsaf Radio Ffrwd y Môr wrth i bob cynllun, digwyddiad ac ymwe...
The biggest African and international stories from the BBC.
BBC World News
Reports and analysis of the day's political, economic and sports news from across Africa.
BBC World Service
Why are youths in Northern Ireland using social networking sites to spread sectarianism?
Peter Curran celebrates the humble foghorn's powerful role in music, literature and film.
The untold history of folk music in Ulster.
Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.
BBC Radio Ulster
Mark Radcliffe walks the Pennine Way to mark its fiftieth anniversary
Mark Radcliffe explores the wide range of folk and acoustic music from around the world
BBC Radio 2
Christopher Maltman debates the place of folk song in the classical recital repertoire.
The best music from folk's past, present and future including sessions and interviews
The best coverage of local folk music with Stan Ambrose and Mike Brocken.
BBC Radio Merseyside
Carolyn Quinn looks at the psychology of leadership
Music critic Pete Paphides tells the story behind three follow-up albums
Shaun Ley follows the changing views of some floating voters.
Celebrating the best of British food
The economics, science and culture of putting food on your plate
Ruby Tandoh on the fascinating, evolving role played by food in art over the centuries.
Series of monologues exploring the link between food and memory.
Investigating every aspect of the food we eat
Kim Lenaghan travels Northern Ireland meeting people with a passion for food.
Coverage of UK and international football action
BBC Radio 5 live sports extra
A preview of all the top footballing action with detailed analysis from an expert panel
Dan Walker has all the latest news from the English Premier League.
All the reaction to the day's matches, plus your comments on your team.
BBC Radio Humberside
BBC Radio Cumbria takes your calls on sport's hot issues.
BBC Radio Cumbria
Have your say on your team five nights a week on 0114 279 6699 or text.
BBC Radio Sheffield
No music, no adverts, just football from the team behind your team.
Comic and broadcaster Ian Stone on the revolution in the way we run children's football.
Ian Stone asks what makes a football fan travel the country to watch their team play.
International footballer Rachel Yankey and the Footy Pups improve their football skills.
Paul Jackson reports on TV in China, and the British producers hoping to succeed there.
Alan Leith tells the story of the eccentric recluse who purchased Brownsea Island in 1927.
Series looking back at classic live albumss
Pirate DJ, Lil’ Patch brings her crucial radio show 'For Real FM' to CBeebies Radio.
Bettany Hughes tells the stories of women denied their families by the march of history
Mark Lawson examines how mystery novels reflect a country's history and political system.
Science journalist Linda Geddes investigates why forensic science has fallen into crisis.
Documentary looking at how rock 'n' roll has had to deal with growing up and growing old.
Tim Marlow encourages us not to forget the novelist Lawrence Durrell.
Sarfraz Manzoor goes in search of America's black cowboys.
Coverage from the Formula 1 world championship.
A chance to relive coverage classic races from the Formula 1 archives.
An imaginative, quirky solution to a challenge of our age. Podcast weekly on Mondays.
Bridget Kendall presents an ideas discussion show which tackles the big questions
Prominent international thinkers debating big ideas.
Professor Richard Fortey explores the distant past, locked in stone.
Comedy drama about a family living in rural Wales
Series of thought-provoking talks
Documentary looking at the issue of the 33,000 urban foxes roaming Britain's suburbia.
Julian Jackson on the issue at the heart of the forthcoming French presidential election.
Investigating the concentration camps set up in France to hold Spanish Civil War refugees.
With life skills to be taught, spinster Margaret transforms young working class girl Narn.
Frances Finn with local people and great guests. Find out what makes Nottinghamshire tick.
BBC Radio Nottingham
A film study of Francis Bacon's paintings, which have been called sick and corrupt. (1966)
Recorded in London, Frank Skinner performs his stand-up show Man in a Suit.
Adam Rutherford with astronomical insights on literature and art.
Frankie Boyle attempts to make sense of the recent general election.
Entertainment and chat with Frankie.
The colourful and unusual world of Fraochy Bay.
Germaine Greer presents a profile of eccentric 1970s rock icon Frank Zappa.
Freddy presents his favourite musical memories, Saturdays 12:00 - 14:00.
BBC Radio Cornwall
Radio 3's flagship arts and ideas programme.
BBC Radio 3
Manchester DJ and record collector Andy Votel explores Welsh language pop music.
What does freedom means in the modern world?
Terry Waite and Christopher Matthew use their Freedom Passes on the buses of London.
Edward Stourton walks the most dangerous WWII escape route over the Pyrenees
Lucy Ash explores London's new French community, as it spreads beyond South Kensington.
Romantic comedy in which a jaded journalist is forced to re-evaluate his views on love.
John Hurt is The Narrator in John Fowles' tale of forbidden passions in Victorian Dorset
Grace Dent presents a conversational history of radio comedy, from 1975 to 2005.
A showcase of the best new acts from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Two students head off for freshers' week fun, unaware that their parents are watching.
The hottest D&B, exclusives and big guests with Friction.
BBC Radio 1
Exciting entertainment show providing the instant download for the week ahead.
Discussion ahead of the weekend's matches for Lincoln City, Boston and Gainsborough.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire