Frank Swain, aged 32, is losing his hearing. But could he create a new super sense?
BBC Radio 4
Simon Cox delves into the sometimes strange world of the hacker activist, or 'hacktivist'.
Steve Jones hosts a competition to find Britain's best amateur hair stylist.
The Hairy Bikers tour the birthplaces of favourite Asian cuisines.
The bikers continue their culinary journey through time as they celebrate British food
Geoff Watts explores the cultural and scientific story of hallucination.
New five-part production of William Shakespeare's famous tragedy
Classic BBC comedy starring Tony Hancock, written by Galton and Simpson
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Series following the everyday life of a young man with a unique perspective on the world.
Trouble erupts when a girls' school is billetted to a boys' school by mistake.
A series in which four leading figures reflect on the nature of happiness.
First transmitted in 2004, stars and programme makers celebrate BBC Two's 40th birthday.
In the Solar System's outer darkness, planet Neptune has its first 'official' birthday.
Writer and comedian Stewart Lee explores the television series Children of the Stones.
Hardeep Singh Kohli travels the UK cooking Sunday lunch for people with remarkable stories
In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.
BBC News Channel
BBC World News
Hardtalk interviews newsmakers and personalities from across the globe.
BBC World Service
Classic music with Bill and Angela Rennells.
BBC Radio Oxford
Join Harriet Scott and Chris Rogers on BBC London 94.9.
BBC London 94.9
Nostalgic music and magical memories from the golden era of entertainment.
BBC Radio Cumbria
Eddie Mair chairs a debate on the progress of the conflict in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
An extended version of the satirical news quiz.
Comedy quiz show that grills celebrity contestants on the week's top stories and news
Ken Macdonald and guests analyse the stories making the headlines in the Sunday papers.
BBC Radio Scotland
Dr Ayan Panja looks at the best of the month's global health stories.
Health Check grapples with health issues on a global scale. Presented by Claudia Hammond.
Radio 3's primary contemporary music programme, featuring live performances and sessions
BBC Radio 3
Professor Jim Al-Khalili explores how the sounds of our past still influence us today.
Personal approaches to religious belief and spirituality from around the world.
Nick Fraser considers the role of intellectuals in relation to world events and conflicts
The story behind an alleged plot to blackmail the future prime minister Edward Heath.
Music from top international acts
Series following the work of heir hunters
Join Helen every weekday between 12 noon and 2pm.
BBC Radio Northampton
Helen starts your day.
BBC Radio Merseyside
A comic but scientifically-accurate look at the science and history of space exploration.
Join Helen Legh on BBC Three Counties Radio.
BBC Three Counties Radio
A look at the life-saving work of an Air Ambulance crew.
Portrait of revolutionary fashion photographer Helmut Newton by his wife June.
CBBC's magical supply teachers trick unsuspecting children on their school trips
Magicians visit primary schools to deliver some surprising magical lessons.
Rowan Pelling searches for a cure for the problem which blights her life, procrastination.
Wayne Hemingway celebrates the lives of 1950s designers Robin and Lucienne Day.
Miriam Margolyes reads Henry James' classic novel
Henry brings his wit and insight to Berkshire Saturday mornings from 9am.
BBC Radio Berkshire
On his deathbed, King Henry VIII recalls how he wooed and wed his six wives.
Blues, swing, jazz, soul and rock 'n' roll with Henry Ayrton.
BBC Radio Humberside
The sound of the Caribbean.
BBC Radio Leicester
Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic talk to Steve Lamacq about the heady days of Nevermind.
BBC Radio 6 Music
John Waite tells the story of The Monkees, the successful 1960s pop group.
Six children are transformed into Hero Squad Cadets under a rigorous training programme
Professor Andrew Hussey explores whether heroin use creates a particular aesthetic style.
Following the team who are working on the biggest telescope ever sent to space
Piortraits of unknown, intimate and surprising aspects of Henry VIII's character
The story of British and German soldiers' photography during the First World War.
Eleven youngsters with serious behavioural problems embark on a life-changing challenge.
Documentary series following the fortunes of a family and their farm
Blazing hip hop and hot new exclusives
BBC Radio 1Xtra
From World War II to the Arab Spring, history told by the people who were there
Dr Geoff Bunn journeys through 5,000 years of human understanding of the brain
The British Museum's Neil MacGregor tells A History of the World in 100 Objects.
Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through objects
The story of the portrait of a private soldier's sweetheart, painted for him in Auschwitz.
Paul Gambaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967, which brought soul greats to Europe.
Douglas Adams' cult science fiction radio series. Originally broadcast from 1978-1980.
Joe Queenan on the German Wild West novels that inspired Adolf Hitler throughout his life.
Gareth Mitchell looks at our need for speed in different areas of modern life
Sitcom by Dave Lamb. Britain's longest-serving PCSO is paired with Britain's laziest
Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital.
Teams of celebrities force themselves through crazy-shaped holes in giant moving walls.
Series following the toughest hotel inspectors and dispensing travel advice.
Hardeep Singh Kohli meets British Indians who have left the UK for a new life in India
Programme answering listeners' questions about planet Earth and our impact upon it
Experts uncover the tricks of the property auction trade
Lucy Mangan explores the future for homeworking. Who wins - employer or employee?
What happens when a songwriter accidentally copies someone else's song?
Series exploring topical scientific issues
The technologies that could transform the way we live in the decades ahead.
Historical sketch show, based on the successful books by Terry Deary.
Coverage of races and events from around the country
BBC Radio 5 live sports extra
Jane Smiley goes horse racing in California. Why is it such fertile ground for a novelist?
Series about young couples living with their parents or in-laws.
Series exploring key decisions facing doctors in the first critical hour of emergency care
Series revisiting the childhood homes of influential Britons
An early film by Ken Russell about the tenants of a house in Bayswater. (1960)
Coverage of proceedings in the House of Commons
Coverage of business in the House of Lords
Miranda Sawyer explores how Britpop brought pop music into the mainstream media.
Stephen Sackur uncovers the history behind the upheavals in Egypt.
With a new history curriculum coming, Adam Smith explores how pupils learn about the past.
Sarfraz Manzoor meets Dolly Parton to discover her 'Imagination Library'.
Folk singer Martin Carthy examines the rise and fall of Ewan MacColl's Critics Group.
Writer and broadcaster John Kampfner looks at the global consequences of war in Iraq.
Gerry Anderson explores the success of Irish pop bands.