Laughs and music from Bob at The Hippodrome, Hulme in 1984.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
A vibrant three-part series exploring how heritage became a mass popular movement.
A law firm's copyist 'prefers' not to do parts of his job.
Classic seafaring tale of Captain Ahab's obsessive chase for a great white whale
Six children are transformed into Hero Squad Cadets under a rigorous training programme
Stories of sporting heroes who went to into battle during the First World War
BBC Radio 5 live
Professor Andrew Hussey explores whether heroin use creates a particular aesthetic style.
BBC Radio 4
Following the team who are working on the biggest telescope ever sent to space
Hetty Feather leaves her foster family to live at the Foundling Hospital in London.
Find out what's going on behind the scenes at Hetty Feather.
Cyfres animeiddiedig i blant bach am y planedau a chymeriadau sy'n byw yn yr awyr. Chil...
Animated preschool series about a clubhouse that is run by a big dog called Duggee.
Joanna Smith Rakoff explores JD Salinger's relationship with fans who wrote him letters
The messiest, silliest and goriest game show ever, with quirky quizzes and gory games.
An Arab sheikh invites a disenchanted ex-cavalry officer to enter the Ocean of Fire race.
Piortraits of unknown, intimate and surprising aspects of Henry VIII's character
Aleks Krotoski explores innovations and cultural events from the age of communication.
Revealing the killers that lurked in every room of the Victorian and Edwardian home.
Immerse yourself in the lives of extraordinary characters that stand a few inches tall.
Exploring how history has influenced the Low Countries' art, architecture and culture.
The story of the worst volcanic eruption in human history and its continuing significance.
Romantic comedy about a record shop owner struggling to meet his adult responsibilities.
The Edinburgh Festival Chorus as they prepare for an extraordinary outdoor event.
Sarah Butler asks, can the Bangladesh garment industry become ethical and profitable?
Bev and Shirl, the world's worst hairdressers, get an enormous tax bill.
An intimate anti-romantic comedy about real-life love in its lazy, messy, everyday glory.
Music journalist Jackson Allers explores Arab Spring era hip-hop as a catalyst for change.
Shelina Janmohamed explores what it means to be young, female and Muslim today.
Exploring the history of the Romans in Britain.
Short audio dramas featuring some of the key figures and events from the Victorian era.
From World War II to the Arab Spring, history told by the people who were there
BBC World Service
David Goldblatt unravels the story of Brazil through its abiding passion for football
Andrew Dilnot investigates the patterns and trends that have transformed Britain
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the work of key philosophers and their theories.
Mozart’s world rediscovered in objects of his time, with Professor Cliff Eisen.
BBC Radio 3
Dr Geoff Bunn journeys through 5,000 years of human understanding of the brain
First-hand account by Thucydides of the 5th-century BC wars between Athens and Sparta.
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.
Joe Queenan on the German Wild West novels that inspired Adolf Hitler throughout his life.
Paul Morley explores the music people were really listening to during the Blitz.
Gareth Mitchell looks at our need for speed in different areas of modern life
Quiz show where players must find the answers hidden in a hive of letters.
The hidden history of Britain's covert programme against communism during the Cold War.
Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital.
David Shukman examines hard choices about flood defence following Britain's worst winter.
Cyfres i blant ifanc sy'n adrodd hanes Hana'r hwyaden sy'n rhedeg llinell gymorth i ani...
Cyfres i blant sy'n adrodd hanes Hana'r Hwyaden. Mae Hana'n rhedeg llinell gymorth i an...
Len Goodman takes famous faces back in time to recreate their childhood holidays.
Robin Ince takes listeners on a tour of a world beneath the earth's crust.
Join Holly Samos on BBC Radio Oxford.
BBC Radio Oxford
Manic Street Preachers' perform The Holy Bible recorded live at Cardiff Castle.
BBC Radio Wales
Hardeep Singh Kohli meets British Indians who have left the UK for a new life in India
Drama serial charting life on the home front during the First World War.
Epic drama series charting the lives of a group of characters on the home front during WWI
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?
Shilpa Shetty brings Bollywood to the mainstream
BBC Radio 2
Horizon tells amazing science stories and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
How the possibility of life on Mars has fuelled man's quest to visit the Red Planet.
Brian Cox uses the BBC archive to examine the story of man's relationship with the moon.
The technologies that could transform the way we live in the decades ahead.
BBC World News
Introducing the 12 artists being championed by the Horizons scheme
Historical sketch show, based on the successful books by Terry Deary.
Jane Smiley goes horse racing in California. Why is it such fertile ground for a novelist?
Mystical earrings lead a cheerleader to swap bodies with a small-time male crook.
Geoff Watts explores the science, history and cultural implications of gossip.
Deborah Bull investigates elite child performers in sport and performing the arts
A look behind the scenes of India's most famous hotel, the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel.
Paul Farley explores and exploits the creative possibilities offered by hotel stop-overs.
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)
Following the staff at Belfast's Charles Hurst dealership, the largest car lot in Europe
Coverage of proceedings in the House of Commons
Coverage of business in the House of Lords
Nick Revell's bizarre comedy
Following people attempting to build their own house from scratch.
Matthew Sweet explores the creative rivalry between the two great British horror studios.
Consumer programme. Matt Allwright joins the ranks of Britain's housing officers.
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.
Exploration of what it means to be English and what has shaped English identity.
Writer and broadcaster John Kampfner looks at the global consequences of war in Iraq.
Hugh Cunningham presents a history of philanthropic giving in Britain
Programme investigating household safety and hunting down shoddy workmanship.
Series celebrating the success of British rock in America from the 60s onwards
Ray Mears explores how the wilderness of North America shaped the story of the Wild West.