Public figures revisit their paper round route and reveal how it influenced their lives
BBC Radio 4
A lively and informed conversation about the next day's headlines.
BBC News Channel
1983 series following a group of new recruits as they train with the Parachute Regiment.
World War I drama. At the outbreak of war, two teenage boys defy their parents to sign up.
Anthony Burton presents a series on our industrial past
As antibiotic resistance increases, Dr Stuart Flanagan investigates what the future holds.
The most comprehensive round up of the day's news and sport plus travel news.
BBC WM 95.6
Bridget Kendall evaluates America's 'missionaries of democracy' in the Peace Corps.
The image of the humanities academic, past and present, in the public imagination.
Karen Gabay and Mr V with Manchester's black news and music.
BBC Radio Manchester
David Attenborough discusses his journey through the South West Pacific.
History series honouring the heroes of war on the battlefield and the home front.
Libby Purves follows the way Britain prepared for the assault on Normandy in June 1944.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Dominic Sandbrook charts the development of the post office
Andrew Neil offers a portrait of Margaret Thatcher via the voices of those she governed.
Hayden Lorimer explores the double life of Walter Poucher, photographer and perfumer.
Comedy quiz which sees a new guest host present a unique show each week
Matthew Sweet examines philosophical problems with a live audience in a pub
Trevor Cox on the physics behind the way orchestral instruments make their unique sound.
Michael Symmons Roberts explores why so many poets choose to become opera librettists.
Jenny Uglow investigates the life of the radical London artist and poet William Blake.
The Political Studies Association Awards in which political scientists cast their votes
Martha Reeves uncovers the politics of the disco movement, beginning in New York.
As the world watches the pandas in Edinburgh zoo, Philip Dodd investigates their allure.
Mark Dowd explores how British Catholicism has changed since the last Papal visit in 1982.
Stories from the Poppy Factory in Surrey, where poppies are made for Remembrance Sunday.
Reverend Richard Coles explores the science of sacred sounds.
Jonathan Freedland addresses the knotty problem of MPs' pay and conditions.
Nick Robinson explores the history of Britain's prime ministers
Stanley Jones, legendary print maker, in the Curwen Studio with artist Susan Aldworth.
David Attenborough documentary series exploring the life cycle of plants.
Clive Lawton presents off-beat portraits of some of the Bible's greatest prophets
When threatened with deportation, a businesswoman forces her put-upon PA to marry her.
1941. A British psychiatrist is sent to a safe house in Surrey to examine POW Rudolf Hess.
Political philosopher Michael Sandel examines the thinking behind a current controversy
The sole survivor of a British rocket's crash is revealed to pose a deadly alien threat.
The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw
BBC Radio 1
Looking at the latest books, films, plays and exhibitions
BBC Radio 2
Featuring the voices of rarely-heard communities, brought to life through song
Detective aficionado Professor Jeffrey Richards looks at popular radio detectives
Every day up to Christmas, Kim Lenaghan opens Radio Ulster's special audio advent calendar
BBC Radio Ulster
A look at the 1829 competition to find the best steam locomotive in Britain. (1979)
Memories of playwright Terence Rattigan from people who had a close connection to him
Jon Manel investigates the world of the apprentice.
A journey exploring the man Eric Blair and the writer George Orwell
A look into the shadowy world of Britain's security services
Michael Grade reveals the story of the world's first global show business celebrity.
Drama about a young ballerina torn between two creative but possessive men.
Series of debates from across Scotland in the lead up to a historic decision on its future
Three months with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Green Jackets. (1977)
Significant international thinkers deliver the BBC's flagship annual lecture series
Significant international thinkers deliver the BBC's flagship annual lecture series.
BBC World Service
Jolyon Jenkins tells the story of the Spanish boy chosen as a reincarnated Tibetan lama.
Surreal comedy by Sean Foley and Hamish McColl
Original insights into major news stories and topical investigations
Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh tells the story of the International Geophysical Year.
Series which reunites a group of people intimately involved in a moment of modern history
The series that brings corruption, greed and hypocrisy to the fore.
We bring you an hour of hits and headlines from a different featured year every evening.
Children's series. The crew of the Rhyme Rocket collect poems from around the universe.
Annual lecture delivered by a guest speaker
Dr Ben Goldacre explores our past and present fascination with nutrition and lifestyle
Richard E Grant follows in the footsteps of artists who have painted on the Cote d'Azur
Tom Holland explores the continuing appeal of Homer's Odyssey. Why should that be?
Following the cases of a private detective based in Los Angeles.
The Roman Way explores aspects of everyday life in the Roman Empire, two millennia ago.
Mark Cocker indulges his obsession as he follows a colony of rooks over a year
What drives extremist violence? Daniel Pick reveals the story of an attempt to find out.
Prof Murray Pittock explores the origins of Scottish nationalism
Elinor Goodman asks if Prince Charles's campaigning will bring a new style of monarchy.
Annual coverage of the British Armed Forces' military tattoo.
James Naughtie follows the Royal Shakespeare Company as it celebrates its 50th birthday
A discussion about this year's shortlist, which features history, biography and memoir.
Drama starring one of Doctor Who's most famous companions, journalist Sarah Jane Smith
Sarah Millican presents a mixture of comedy and interviews inspired by television.
Pupils from an Edinburgh school explore how their community was affected by World War I.
BBC Radio Scotland
Science news and highlights of the week
Prof Robert Winston looks at music with a scientist's eye
Scooby Doo and the gang solve mysteries with the help of a new guest star each episode.
Our humorous Norwich City fanzine show.
BBC Radio Norfolk
Stephanie Flanders sets out on the search for growth in Britain's economy
As more of us work in open plan spaces, Claudia Hammond goes in search of the ideal office
Jonathan Glancey investigates Paris's secret underground maze of tunnels.
Rory Cellan-Jones traces its roots
Guy Barker explores the making and continuing legacy of Miles Davis' album Kind of Blue.
Six British books are reconsidered by returning to the writers' original manuscripts.
Rev Richard Coles returns to his childhood musical hero, with some unexpected twists.
Hermione Cockburn uncovers the historical role of dams and reservoirs in Britain
Ian Marchant explores whether trees really do have miraculous powers.
Series of stand-alone dramas.
Chris Ledgard asks if gender testing will mean a level playing field for female athletes.
Gyles Brandreth investigates the mystery of the missing teddy bears, the first ever made.
England, 1913. As the clouds of war gather, the old world order is under threat.
Documentary looking at an unusual aspect of medical training.
The search for an elusive watery wonder in the aftermath of Sri Lanka's civil war.
Robert McCrum explores the literary mores of our age