Dr Phil Hammond asks each of three guests to play the track of their choice
BBC Radio 4
Under a full moon and the Northern Lights, Richard Coles hears the Ice Music of Norway.
Midge Ure goes in search of the real Freddie Mercury.
Who cut down Glastonbury's 'holy thorn' tree? And why did it matter to so many people?
Sue Broom investigates why 26 dolphins were stranded and died in Falmouth Harbour in 2008.
Frances Fyfield explores the manuscript of Dickens's last and unfinished novel.
Sue Broom cracks the code of the cryptic names that are given to genes by scientists.
The results of the National Lottery draws, from Lottery HQ.
The quiz where two teams of complete strangers compete by completing a series of lists
Dramas, documentaries and interviews marking the 50th anniversary of the National Theatre
BBC Radio 4 Extra
More fun on the waves in this classic comedy
James Naughtie profiles 60 public figures nominated to mark the diamond jubilee
Andrew Luck-Baker meets today's telescope builders and astronomers
Martin Wolf, of the Financial Times, examines the global financial situation
Could a strange dog from remote New Guinea have been man's first best friend?
Navdip Dhariwal investigates the rise of Hindu fundamentalism in Britain.
Mike Wooldridge reports on the quiet economic inroads into Africa being made by India.
Roger Law visits Yi Wu in China, fast becoming the biggest market place in the world.
Scientist and arts lover Dr Mark Lythgoe looks at the divide between the disciplines
Why is there such an increasing demand for Danish sperm donors? Kate Brian investigates.
The News Hour: Your round-up of the day’s events in Cumbria and beyond.
BBC Radio Cumbria
Topical panel quiz show, taking its questions from the week's news stories
World news from the BBC with Jackie Leonard, Oliver Conway and Valerie Sanderson
BBC World Service
Can we predict the next deadly pandemic? Alok Jha investigates.
A reality-style drama following a group of dancers at the Next Step Dance Studio.
Noel Thompson chairs a studio debate between the five main party leaders.
Tara Mills gets debate reaction from the three smaller parties and an audience of guests.
Entertainment, arts and what's ons in the afternoon with Nicola Gilroy.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire
Tim van Eyken investigates songs of seduction and ghosts - the night visiting songs.
Edward Stourton explores the impact of the famous river on the people of Egypt
Ian McMillan fights the cause of 'sodcasters', perpetrators of tinny mobile phone music.
Comedy sketches and satirical comments from Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis and guests
What should be in a Hippocratic Oath for scientists?
Suzi Mann counts down the Top 40 from the world's only official desi download chart
BBC Asian Network
A sneak preview of the new entries and highest climbers in the UK's official Top 40.
BBC Radio 1
Counting down to the UK's official new No 1.
Influencial music show of the 1970s and 80s presented by Bob Harris and others
Roger Bolton tells the story of the Codex Sinaiticus, the world's oldest bible.
Will Perry, Eleanor Oldroyd and the 5 live team with the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
BBC Radio 5 live
Live magazine programme featuring topical stories and big name studio guests.
Nigel Ogden presents a programme of popular organ recordings
BBC Radio 2
Is war a uniquely human act, or can its origins be found in our evolutionary past?
A man who meets the woman of his dreams, but there is one problem
Chris Mullin explores what working life is like for some outsourced workers.
Vivienne Parry explores the similarities between emotional and physical pain.
Adaptation of The Palliser novels by Anthony Trollope, written at the height of his powers
BBC Radio 7
As the Glasgow Games begin, Dr Joya Chatterji explores the history of the Commonwealth.
Public figures revisit their paper round route and reveal how it influenced their lives
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.
Surreal political fantasy with Hugh Laurie
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.
Libby Purves follows the way Britain prepared for the assault on Normandy in June 1944.
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.
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.
Geoff Watts explores the phenomenon of the nocebo effect and its implications for medicine
Professor Robert Bartlett tells the story of England's longest ruling royal dynasty.
Michael Symmons Roberts explores why so many poets choose to become opera librettists.
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.
Derrick Weaver, 44 years a milkman in Birmingham, gives a revealing insight into his job.
Horror and mystery series, hosted by Vincent Price
Comedy. Kate Fox explores things she does not want, despite society telling her she should
Robert Peston investigates the rise in financial inequality since the 1980s.
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.
Comedian Adam Bloom sets the world to rights, with help from his fellow comics
Clive Lawton presents off-beat portraits of some of the Bible's greatest prophets
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
Award-winning drama series about a young married couple with learning disabilities
Live performances recorded in front of an audience at BBC Radio Scotland's Pacific Quay.
BBC Radio Scotland
A man is caught by a gang who are planning on robbing the bank in his hometown.
Documentary exploring the Balinese new year tradition of Nyepi, a day of complete silence.
The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw
Looking at the latest books, films, plays and exhibitions
Exploring different aspects of history, science, philosophy and the arts.
BBC Radio 3
Featuring the voices of rarely-heard communities, brought to life through song
Mike Bubbins highlights a selection of acts from the festival.
BBC Radio Wales
A look at the 1829 competition to find the best steam locomotive in Britain. (1979)
Hip-hop heat and heavy hits.
Investigating mass rapes committed by Soviet troops in Germany at the end of World War II.
Memories of playwright Terence Rattigan from people who had a close connection to him