Cerys Matthews and Tris Penna examine the legacy of Britain's first gramophone records
BBC Radio 4
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
Writer and comedian David Quantick examines the lasting impact of psychedelia.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Dr Geoff Bunn journeys through 5,000 years of human understanding of the brain
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Series looking at how cultures of the past viewed the possibilities of the future
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.
Series plays by Nigel Smith that imagine conversations at key moments in recent history
Paul Gambaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967, which brought soul greats to Europe.
German colour film collections and eyewitness testimony tell the story of Adolf Hitler.
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.
Dance out of 2015 and welcome in 2015 with Bryan Burnett, who is joined by Ceilidh Minogue
BBC Radio Scotland
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...
Len Goodman travels with celebrities to revisit the places of their childhood holidays.
Robin Ince takes listeners on a tour of a world beneath the earth's crust.
Two LAPD homicide cops investigate the brutal murder of an aspiring young rap act.
Coverage of a commemoration in London to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
Manic Street Preachers' perform The Holy Bible recorded live at Cardiff Castle.
BBC Radio Wales
Families from around the UK swap homes with strangers to experience new lifestyles.
TV chef James Martin gets ahead for Christmas, providing lots of clever tips and tricks
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
Ben Hammersley investigates fictional universes, from Harry Potter to Game of Thrones.
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?
The Scotland women's national side as they strive to qualify for the 2015 World Cup.
Lee Ingleby stars in a different take on the story of Sherwood Forest and Robin Hood
Shilpa Shetty brings Bollywood to the mainstream
BBC Radio 2
Tolkien's Lord of the Rings gets a going over with this spoof serial from 1980
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.
A biography of the space shuttle, from triumphs to tragedies, using the BBC archive.
Unique look at astronaut Tim Peake as he prepares for launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
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.
A frozen creature runs amok onboard the Trans-Siberian Express.
A disillusioned songwriter checks in at the sinister Dr Storm's health clinic.
Jane Smiley goes horse racing in California. Why is it such fertile ground for a novelist?
Dathlwch y Nadolig yng nghwmni Nigel Owens a'i westeion. Celebrate Christmas with Nigel...
Short stories from Norman Campbell's book Hostel and Other Stories
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
Mystical earrings lead a cheerleader to swap bodies with a small-time male crook.
Compilation of Hot Chocolate's BBC performances and rare interview extracts.
Geoff Watts explores the science, history and cultural implications of gossip.
Deborah Bull investigates elite child performers in sport and performing the arts
Family adventure. Two siblings turn a derelict hotel into a paradise for stray dogs.
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.
Therapist Martha encourages her clients to sip at the well of self-examination
Sarfraz Manzoor meets Dolly Parton to discover her 'Imagination Library'.
The epic story of how geology, geography and climate have influenced mankind
Folk singer Martin Carthy examines the rise and fall of Ewan MacColl's Critics Group.
Mawaan Rizwan sets out to discover what life is really like for gay people in Pakistan.
Exploration of what it means to be English and what has shaped English identity.
Animated comedy shorts
Writer and broadcaster John Kampfner looks at the global consequences of war in Iraq.
The secret alchemy of material science revealed
Jonathan Freedland on his late sister's unique audio legacy.
Hugh Cunningham presents a history of philanthropic giving in Britain
Programme investigating household safety and hunting down shoddy workmanship.
Documentary series exploring life in modern-day Scotland
Series celebrating the success of British rock in America from the 60s onwards
Dan Snow reveals how the Irish saved Britain from cultural oblivion during the Dark Ages.
Alastair Sooke reveals how the Devil's image was created by artists of the Middle Ages.
An epic western following three generations of a pioneer family.