Andrew Hussey goes beyond the cliches to discover the true face of 21st-century France
BBC Radio 4
Local, national and international news from BBC ALBA
Ziauddin Sardar investigates philosophical and practical links between science and Islam.
Coverage of the annual Labour Party Conference.
The creator of the New York Antifolk scene takes us into the sonic landscape of his mind.
Proinsias O'Coinn goes in search of a piece of art that has the power to make him cry.
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.
The story of the affair between the wife of politician William Lamb and Lord Byron.
Ian Peacock picks up his spoon and delves into the history of 'The King of Fruits'.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Lady Gaga banned, but Cannibal Corpse approved. Islam and pop contradictions in Jakarta.
Ail gyfres o'r ddrama Lan a Lawr. Second series of the drama set in North and South Wales.
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
The story of a Canadian school music recording that inspired the film School of Rock.
Cyfres hwyliog wedi'i hanimeiddio. Computer-animated comedy series for youngsters.
An investigation into why the MOD still uses a drug that can cause serious side effects.
Join Larry Budd and Paul Dunphy on BBC Radio Leeds.
BBC Radio Leeds
An insight into the lives of ferry pilots who deliver small planes across continents.
Aleks Krotoski embarks on a happenstantial journey in search of a happy accident.
How can science can stop an upsurge in the slaughter of African elephants for their ivory?
Documentary series exploring people's last days at work.
The first reunion in 70 years of writer Shirley Hughes and her 1940s dancing partner.
Dr Ben Robinson retraces the dramatic last days of King John.
Hardeep Singh Kohli finds out if Maharaja Duleep Singh's remains should go back to India.
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
A varied mix of 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 Local Radio
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
Long-running arts magazine programme.
Late night radio for grown ups, presented by Vic Morgan.
Lively late night radio: Three hours of music and chat that will keep you up until 1am.
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.
Documentary exploring the increasing popularity of coffee shops as places to work from.
Music and chat with Lauren Laverne.
BBC Radio 6 Music
A journey through the finest bits of Lauren’s weekday morning show.
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen tells the story of dandyism and male peacockery through the ages
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen presents a history of colour
The lunchtime phone-in. Call in on 01872 222 222 [national rate].
BBC Radio Cornwall
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen unlocks the untold story of everyday homes
Long-running legal magazine programme, featuring reports and discussion
Helena Kennedy talks to eminent lawyers and judges who stand out from the legal crowd.
Geoff Dyer explores DH Lawrence's life-changing experiences in New Mexico in the 1920s.
An ex-private dancer trying to become a waitress gets into sports betting in Las Vegas.
Andrew Rawnsley chairs a live discussion about the top stories of the moment
Evan Davis interviews party leaders during the 2015 general election campaign.
James Cook is joined by a panel of party leaders at the Elphinstone Hall, Aberdeen.
Glenn Campbell is joined by the four main Scottish party leaders in Edinburgh.
John Tusa explores the state of leadership in large UK organisations today.
Geoff Watts explores the world of science and the people, passions and policies behind it
Animated series following the exploits of four bumbling super-villains.
Learn English using these short topical modules from the BBC Russian Service.
Improve your English skills, learn useful phrases and find out about life in UK
Dominic Sandbrook explores how the first generation of radio listeners learned to listen.
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
Competition between six young virtuoso pianists held every three years in Leeds.
Navid Akhtar examines the career of Oscar-winning Slumdog Millionaire composer AR Rahman.
A Japanese-led team of scientists attempt to shed light on the world of deep sea sharks.
News, views and analysis from Leicester City FC.
BBC Radio Leicester
Have your say on Leicester City with the sports team and an invited guest or two.
Latest news and interviews from the King Power Stadium
Martin Ballard discusses all things Leicester Tigers, and is joined by a guest.
Coverage of Leicester Tigers including a weekly post-match round-up.
Join Lembit Opik on BBC Radio Kent.
BBC Radio Kent
Len Goodman hosts music and chat
BBC Radio 2
Len Goodman revisits the heyday of British dance bands in the 1920s and 1930s.
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.
Art critic Rachel Campbell-Johnston, explores the mysterious world of art attribution.
All about Suffolk - from farming, food, gardening, local history and a sofa guest.
BBC Radio Suffolk
Aasmah Mir on the outspoken head teacher who caused a national controversy.
Sophie Thompson and Phyllida Law celebrate 50 years of The Magic Roundabout.
Travel documentary series
Drama activities for children aged 5 to 7.
Join Cat Sandion for the movement and dance series for children aged 4 - 6.
Preschool show exploring the magic of play through dressing up, role play and pretending.
Technology, gaming and web news
BBC Radio 5 live
Cuid de na bha anns na naidheachdan air a' Ghàidhealtachd bho chionn 50 bliadhna
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
Novelist Julie Myerson pays a very personal tribute to Daphne du Maurier.
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.
Personal reflections on the challenges facing Europe after events in France and elsewhere.
Leading German figures write about the country they know and the way it is perceived
Dramatisation of the correspondence of computing pioneer Ada Lovelace
Five writers consider the momentous events that are reshaping the Arab world