Geoff Watts asks why the source of new medical drugs is drying up.
BBC Radio 4
Top business people discuss the effect that their traumatic childhood had on them.
A radio outing for the comedy duo
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Series of arts programmes
BBC Radio 3
Help Graham, Liana and Mike solve the three cryptic clues to mystery locations in Essex.
Should Britain stay in the European Union? Former diplomat Sir Stephen Wall puts the case.
Series exploring spectacular years in the history of science
The Falcon visits Los Angeles on holiday, but soon becomes involved in a murder case.
The Falcon's holiday is disturbed by a child claiming that she is a virtual prisoner.
Series of comic horror tales, told in a strange club
The final say on all that's happened on the London football scene.
BBC London 94.9
A fresh look at the stories of the week with journalists from our 27 language sections
BBC World Service
The latest releases, the hottest stars and the leading directors, plus news and insights
Mark Kermode's unique take on the best and worst of the week's film and DVD releases.
BBC News Channel
Dr Mark Porter on whether adult health is determined by the first thousand days of life
The extraordinary story of how classic Irish folk songs were saved from extinction.
Interviews with major artists revealing the moments and songs that shaped their careers.
BBC Radio 6 Music
In the port of Astoria, Oregon, Katrina Porteous reports on the Fisher Poets Gathering.
Michael Bird explores the tiny beautiful flower fields of west Cornwall and the Scillies.
Peter Curran celebrates the humble foghorn's powerful role in music, literature and film.
Mark Radcliffe explores the wide range of folk and acoustic music from around the world
BBC Radio 2
BBC Radio Cumbria takes your calls on sport's hot issues.
BBC Radio Cumbria
Showcasing all the drama and all the goals from the Football League.
Sarfraz Manzoor goes in search of America's black cowboys.
Bridget Kendall presents an ideas discussion show which tackles the big questions
Bridget Kendall chairs The Forum, a place where guests discuss and challenge big ideas.
Edward Stourton walks the most dangerous WWII escape route over the Pyrenees
Lucy Ash explores London's new French community, as it spreads beyond South Kensington.
Women bishops? Will the Church of England approve them and can it cope with the fallout?
Britain's most famous interviewer, David Frost hosts interview series.
Preschool programme. A team of monsters run an almost world-class hotel.
How will the workforce of the future be changed by advanced technologies?
Series celebrating the culture, history and lives of the Ulster-Scots.
Paul Gambaccini looks back on his 40 years as a broadcaster in Britain
Thordis Fridriksson and her panel of local gardening experts take your calls.
BBC Radio Norfolk
A portrait of life in Gaza through the eyes of a group of young Palestinian surfers.
Amanda Foreman examines the formative years of British politics.
Simon Mayo presents a host of Radio 2 stars talking about their lives in radio.
Marcella Evaristi's sly take on contemporary parenting
Zareer Masani on why Indians worship English as a goddess who can free them from poverty.
Alan Dein meets figurehead of the Northern Irish punk scene, Terri Hooley.
A weekly radio golf magazine show with live guests, big name interviews, news and features
BBC Radio Scotland
Gardeners Question Hour from 12.
BBC Radio Solent
Classic material from one of the all-time radio comedy greats
The story of a momentous day during Jeff Buckley's first solo tour of the UK in March 1994
Graham Norton presents a show on the people, trends and stories that interest him most
Sir Mortimer Wheeler considers some of the outstanding features of the Roman Empire
Ben Miller explores the workings of the new LHC atom smasher at CERN in Switzerland
Twelve homebakers are tested on every aspect of their baking skills.
Adam Fowler visits Northern Canada to discover some potential benefits of global warming.
The weekly gardening phone-in with Blair Jacobs and Doug Stewart
BBC Radio Humberside
Brian Redhead reports from the 'Rocket 150' event held at Rainhill, Lancashire. (1980)
Jolyon Jenkins speaks to the unsung enthusiasts on a mission to protect us from asteroids.
A selection of original interview recordings filmed for The Great War in their entirety.
Michael Portillo explores the intellectual battleground of World War One.
Ayisha Yahya explores warnings that some deserts could turn greener in the future
Simon Cox delves into the sometimes strange world of the hacker activist, or 'hacktivist'.
A series in which four leading figures reflect on the nature of happiness.
Series of three stories inspired by the unique music of Tom Waits
The story behind an alleged plot to blackmail the future prime minister Edward Heath.
Following the team who are working on the biggest telescope ever sent to space
Exploring how history has influenced the Low Countries' art, architecture and culture.
BBC World News
From World War II to the Arab Spring, history told by the people who were there
David Goldblatt unravels the story of Brazil through its abiding passion for football
Sci-fi superstar author Douglas Adams attempts to make sense of the digital world.
Lucy Mangan explores the future for homeworking. Who wins - employer or employee?
What happens when a songwriter accidentally copies someone else's song?
Paul Farley explores and exploits the creative possibilities offered by hotel stop-overs.
Series revisiting the childhood homes of influential Britons
Huey Morgan from the Fun Lovin' Criminals brings his own brand of music to the station
Following the tissue donation team and staff at Liverpool's national human tissue bank.
Exploring the foibles, quirks and behaviour of that most fascinating of species - us
Gordon Corera tells the story of the search for the world's most wanted terrorist
Can animals be gay? Hermione Cockburn investigates the biologists who say they can.
Who wrote 'Clare Middleton I Love You Will You Marry Me' on a Sheffield bridge? Did she?
Martha Lane Fox tells the story of the early women pioneers of British computing.
Danny Shaw tells the story of Sir Ian Blair's tenure as Metropolitan Police Commissioner
Jim Carey celebrates the ice cream van with enthusiasts Francis Rossi and Johnny Vegas.
Haunted by the sinking of RMS Titanic, this is the story of an iceberg journeying south.
Bettany Hughes reveals the history of civilisation's most influential ideas.
Comedy from Manchester starring Smug Roberts, Kate Ward, Robin Ince and Helen Moon
Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince
The Rev Richard Coles picks from this year's crop of Saturday Live's Inheritance Tracks.
Jolyon Jenkins reports on the people trying to get rich online without actually working.
Douglas Adams assesses the advantages of new technology and warns of potential hazards.
The world’s leading thinkers, politicians and cultural figures interviewed by the BBC
Misha Glenny presents a history of Brazil
Misha Glenny presents a three part history of Germany before the world wars
Misha Glenny presents a history of Italy, from 1494 to the end of the First World War
Misha Glenny presents a history of Spain
Iraqi interpreters were offered a new life in the UK for their help. What did they get?
Sheppey, landscape of cars, caravans and morose marshland - the place they call The Island
A rare visit to Palmerston, the South Pacific island, where all are descended from one man
An archaeologist discovers a lost Viking kingdom at the heart of the Arctic Circle.
Haunting sound portrait of Orford Ness in Suffolk, Europe's largest vegetated shingle spit
A round-up of the day's local, national and international news.
BBC Radio Guernsey