Comedy sketch show, written by and starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb
BBC Radio 4
Well-known names reminisce and entertain with tales from their lives.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
A compilation of great musical moments from nearly a hundred MGM musicals.
More classic excerpts from MGM musicals, starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire.
Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire introduce a variety of clips from Hollywood's golden days.
Keith Joseph's impact as the trailblazer for Thatcherism is assessed by James Landale.
Ian McMillan goes in search of one of Britain's strangest linguistic features.
William Crawley tells the story of Northern Ireland's so-called 'Gay Cake' row.
Paul Morley on the 7-inch single's grand relative - the 12-inch - and its peak in the 80s.
A 10th-century Arabian emissary joins a band of Vikings to battle flesh-eating creatures.
Coverage of the 1975 referendum on whether Britain should remain in the EEC.
A man pursued by the police for a murder he didn't commit flees across the Scottish moors.
Quiz show hosted by Steve Punt from UK universities
An American master chemist plans to score big on a once-in-a-lifetime drug deal.
Three days of live music and conversation, reflecting the spirit of 6 Music.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Crazy panel show chaired by comic Sue Perkins
An alphabetical look through the archives at mouthwatering dishes from television chefs.
Carol Kirkwood takes an alphabetical journey through the world of television gardening.
Members of the cast of popular TV sketch show Absolutely reunite for a radio series
Femi Martin finds fulfilment as a writer and performer as a result of a chronic illness.
Tim Robbins, star of The Shawshank Redemption, leads acting classes in LA's Norco Prison.
David Lomax reports on the story of the Kamchatka crabs brought to the Arctic by Stalin.
Scotland's adventure sports scene - everything from kayaking to mountain marathons.
Animated adventures of two friends who live on an island in the middle of the big city.
Surreal comedy starring John Hegley and Simon Munnery
Fluffy McTuffy wants to rule the world and the only one who can stop her is Super Numtum!
Lesley Curwen investigates the ways councils negotiate affordable housing with developers.
How has the world has changed for women? Inspiring women in their 70s and 80s look back
BBC World Service
Richard Dawkins decodes the discoveries and mysteries of the human genome sequence
Guy Garvey explores how the LP became a work of art in its own right.
Mark Rickards meets the author of The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho.
Andrew Collins tells the story of Alan Smithee, prolific film director who never existed.
Alison Steadman on why so many birds in Britain are aliens from elsewhere
Radio 3's Tom Service explores the overlap between classical and alternative music.
Andrew Marr, former BBC Political Editor, interviews key newsmakers
1960s variety series hosted the by the king of easy listening, Andy Williams
Series in which candidates compete to go into business with multi-millionaire Lord Sugar.
Contemporary drama in a rural setting
The week's events in Ambridge
A look back at programmes and recordings from the BBC archives
A look back through BBC Radio Ulster's archives
BBC Radio Ulster
The life of Louis Armstrong as told through his archive of tape recordings.
Bob Dickinson visits a new festival of contemporary art in a nuclear bunker in Bosnia.
Russell Davies interviews A-list legends of music, art, comedy and film
BBC Radio 2
How the art colony of St Ives in Cornwall played a key part in the history of modernism.
Richard Coles on the inspiration to artists of darkness and the Northern lights in Norway.
Author Rosie Dastgir explores how home and roots shape an artist's work and creativity.
Will Gompertz examines objects in the Royal Collection that define the British monarchy.
Peter Day salutes the graphic artists whose canvas was Radio Times, 90 years old this week
Guy Garvey on the challenge of turning a collection of songs into a single piece of art.
Jonathan Powell, Tony Blair's chief of staff, asks what makes a great foreign minister.
Composer Matthew Herbert takes a critical look at looping and sampling in modern music.
Ben Schott examines the graphic and gastronomic tricks of the menu.
Will Gompertz investigates the artworks kept in our homes.
Author Patrick Leigh Fermor on walking through Europe in the 1930s.
Do dyslexia or dyspraxia affect the way you draw? Chris Ledgard investigates.
Midge Ure investigates water's role as a constantly flowing source of musical inspiration.
How a Lancashire family conned the art world with fakes sold to museums and collectors.
Arthur Askey welcomes Richard 'Stinker' Murdoch, Vic Damone, Lee Wilson and Bucks Fizz.
Music, TV, books, film and the arts – everything that's new in global culture
Marie-Louise Muir covers film, television, music, books and the visual arts.
Series celebrating the best of arts and culture in Northern Ireland
Dr Amanda Foreman uncovers stories of women that have made and changed human history.
Live cricket commentary on The Ashes series between England and Australia, plus features
BBC Radio 5 live
Coverage of England v Australia in The Ashes from 5 live and 5 live sports extra.
Zaiba Malik on the Asian youth movements in the 1970s who fought for justice and equality.
Matthew Sweet meets the people who create a whole new cinematic world.
The moving stories of the women who have relationships with gang members.
Tim Boon tells the story of Percy Smith, a pioneer in the art of the natural history film.
Documentary filmed over a year with the staff and customers of a West Yorkshire bank.
Will an explosion in financial services aimed at the world's poorest help, or hurt, them?
An insightful, humorous piece of reportage from inside the barber shop.
Dramatisations of Anthony Trollope's witty stories set in the fictional town of Barchester
A year after the fall of President Mubarak of Egypt, what happened to the revolution?
Alvin Hall on the controversial attempts to sell the Detroit Institute of Arts collection.
Colin and Ewan McGregor take viewers through the key moments of the Battle of Britain.
Ros Ball tells the story of Simon de Montfort's victory against Henry III.
An enthralling series exploring how the BBC became the institution it is today.
Tom showcases the best new online tunes from upcoming artists.
Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan spends a year with a family of wild black bears
Dean Jackson and the team with new music and more for your Saturday night.
BBC Local Radio
How a down-at-heel Parisian hotel became the world's avant-garde headquarters.
Laura Barton travels to New York to meet the women of the Beat Generation.
Scotland's favourite gardening programme.
Mal replays this week's programme highlights and delves into the BBC Wales archives
BBC Radio Wales
Gideon Coe plays the best rock 'n' roll songs about rock 'n' roll as chosen by listeners.
Gardeners test their green fingers and horticultural know-how over a series of challenges.
BBC Asian Network's Nihal hosts a debate from the University of Birmingham.
A look at the life and work of Amitabh Bachchan, the biggest star in Bollywood.
Paul Stainton gets the county talking with the biggest stories of the day.
BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
Join Gordon Brewer, his guests and audience for a lively topical debate on the big issues.
BBC Radio Scotland
BBC Radio Lincolnshire brings you a review of the latest blockbuster movies.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire
A comedy of conflicting ethics featuring two cynical salesmen and a naive youngster.
El Sistema's music changed lives in Venezuela. Can it work for deprived kids in Scotland?
Nicky Campbell hosts a series of moral, ethical and religious debates.
Dr Lucie Green reports on plans for a radio telescope the size of a continent.