Andrew Hussey goes beyond the cliches to discover the true face of 21st-century France
BBC Radio 4
Ziauddin Sardar investigates philosophical and practical links between science and Islam.
Musician Labrinth explores different ways to use your voice in everyday life.
Rhona Cameron celebrates the bi-centenary of the earliest known women's golf competition.
The surprising and touching story of how Richard Strauss' marriage inspired his music.
Lady Gaga banned, but Cannibal Corpse approved. Islam and pop contradictions in Jakarta.
With Nick Dow. We've got the blues, so you don't have to.
BBC Radio Lancashire
Alex Bellos visits Japan to discover why Asian cultures seem so much better at maths.
Why are scientists and designers are deliberately planning for failure?
Scotland's farming and countryside programme
Preschool animation about the warm-hearted Large family, an all too human elephant family.
Join Larry Budd and Paul Dunphy on BBC Radio Leeds.
BBC Radio Leeds
Aleks Krotoski embarks on a happenstantial journey in search of a happy accident.
An army general disobeys orders and is sent to a maximum-security prison.
How can science can stop an upsurge in the slaughter of African elephants for their ivory?
The first reunion in 70 years of writer Shirley Hughes and her 1940s dancing partner.
Two widowed pensioners rekindle a passionate relationship that started decades ago.
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
A laid-back, varied mix of world music, ranging from the ancient to the contemporary
BBC Radio 3
Television discussion programme.
Pete Paphides tells the story of the M1's 1960s music meeting place - Blue Boar services.
Late night big band, jazz and irresistible sounds.
BBC Radio Norfolk
Big celebrity interviews with late night fun and music for the region.
Cherrie McIlwaine brings you the best in chilled out music
BBC Radio Ulster
Eamon presents an educated and easy-going guide to the popular music spectrum
Stuart Bailie introduces an eclectic mix of sounds from funkadelic grooves to classic rock
Long-running arts magazine programme.
Late night radio for grown ups.
BBC Radio Devon
Lively late night radio. Cheeky chat that will keep you up until the early hours.
Jools Holland presents legendary musicians and brand new acts from around the world.
Claire Bolderson asks if Latinos are the key to a reborn USA.
Laura Barton shares her fascination with the cultural phenomenon of tomboys.
Laura Rawlings with the best mix of music and chat.
BBC Radio Bristol
Music and chat with Lauren Laverne.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen tells the story of dandyism and male peacockery through the ages
BBC Radio 4 Extra
The lunchtime phone-in. Call in on 01872 222 222 [national rate].
BBC Radio Cornwall
Long-running legal magazine programme, featuring reports and discussion
Geoff Dyer explores DH Lawrence's life-changing experiences in New Mexico in the 1920s.
Improvised sketch show with a live studio audience, with Josie Lawrence and Jim Sweeney
Animated series based on Rudyard Kipling's classic about the adventures of Mowgli
Andrew Rawnsley chairs a live discussion about the top stories of the moment
Geoff Watts explores the world of science and the people, passions and policies behind it
BBC's Business Editor talks to global business leaders who run multinational companies.
Animated series following the exploits of four bumbling super-villains.
Sreath air eachdraidh leann. Documentary on the history of beer
Sarfraz Manzoor talks to people who have decided to leave Islam and become ex-Muslims.
20 years on John McCarthy returns to Lebanon, in search of signs of the Arab spring.
Classical music critic Norman Lebrecht talks to major figures in the field
Cult Radio 1 series from the 1990s, starring a young(ish) Richard Herring and Stewart Lee
Wiltshire's Drivetime news, sport, travel and weather.
Barrister Gary Bell QC guides claimants through the small claims court.
Have your say about Leicester City - call 0116 251 1049 [standard rate].
BBC Radio Leicester
All you need to know about the Leicester Tigers.
The irrepressible Len Goodman presents a selection of his favourite music
BBC Radio 2
Why did the steely Russian revolutionary reputedly visit the first English garden city?
Comedy about one man's struggle to establish Britain's first communist football team
Jann Wenner's seminal 1970 New York interview with John Lennon for Rolling Stone magazine.
A horrible ogre has come with the winter snow to Balthazarville to kidnap Princess Molly.
Art critic Rachel Campbell-Johnston, explores the mysterious world of art attribution.
Comedy about the ruling family of Renaissance Italy's most inconsequential city-state
Matt Lucas, a huge fan of Les Miserables, fulfils his dream of performing in the show.
All about Suffolk - from farming, food, gardening, local history and a sofa guest.
BBC Radio Suffolk
Thomas Ticker meets children celebrating religious and cultural festivals in the UK.
Travel documentary series
Drama activities for children aged 5 to 7.
Movement and dance for children aged 4 - 6.
Pre-school show exploring the magic of play through dressing up, role play and pretending.
Alistair Cooke’s weekly talks on American life, history and politics from 1946 – 2004.
Paddy O'Connell asks his guests if they would retaliate in the event of a nuclear attack.
BBC producer Tony Grant recalls the late broadcasting icon Alistair Cooke.
Leading German figures write about the country they know and the way it is perceived
Five writers consider the momentous events that are reshaping the Arab world
Five writers reflect on the recent momentous events in the Middle East and North Africa.
A story of Austrian siblings told in their wartime letters to and from the Russian front.
Master gemstone cutters reveal how they let the light out of stones, and what this means.
Monthly book review programme.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
Join Liam Bradford on BBC Radio Manchester.
BBC Radio Manchester
How France played a pivotal role in the explosion of 70s punk.
Jonathan Glancey argues that amid closures, the public library is also being reinvented.
Series following a year in Carol Klein's garden at Glebe Cottage in north Devon.
A natural history of bird life narrated by David Attenborough.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses the scientific life with fellow scientists
Drama exploring emotional issues which children can relate to, learn from and enjoy
Series about scientific specialists
Mark Murphy starts the build-up to kick off with Kevin Beattie, Phil Ham and Tractorboy.
Trevor Cox explores how our voice and our hearing develop and change through our lives.
A journey through the UK defence economy telling the story of a bullet from factory to war
What happens when you switch on a light? Toby Jones discovers it is a question without end
Lilly desperately wants to prove herself as a magician in her class talent contest.
Farming community news, issues and prices. Also the five-day weather forecast.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire brings you local folk music.
Late night conversation and a sprinkling of music.
BBC Radio Merseyside
Lingo and his bug friends introduce words in different languages.
A selection of the best contemporary jazz from the Irish jazz scene and around the world
Anna Pavord explores the life and legacy of the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus.
Documentary telling the story of Lionel Bart, composer of the musical Oliver!