From Tobermory to Iceland, New Orleans to Botswana Pick of the Week is a cultural smorgasbord this week, and rich in sounds - of birds, whistling, and rap.
And it might make you think too: how would you tell your child the guinea pig had died? Would you tell white lies to get an interfering in law to cut short a visit? Would you return a hired van if you knew there could be a snake loose in it? Music, mayhem and mirth - all
Sheffield: City of Snowless Skiers (11am 3rd Feb - Radio 4)
The Tuffers and Vaughan Cricket Show (7pm 5th Feb - 5 Live)
Will Carlos Acosta Get to the Pointe (11:30am 6th Feb - Radio 4)
The Black Liberace (11:30am 4th Feb - Radio 4)
It's My Story (1:30pm 9th Feb - Radio 4)
Nature: Islands of Ice and Fire (11am 4th Feb - Radio 4)
Tweet of the Day: The Great Bustard (5:58am 3rd Feb - Radio 4)
The Verb (10pm 7th Feb - Radio 3)
Book of the Week (9.45am - Radio 4)
The Great War of Words (9am 4th Feb - Radio 4)
Classic Serial: Anthony Trollope's Barchester Towers (9pm 8th Feb - Radio 4)
2525 (11pm 4th Feb - Radio 4)
Dilemma (6:30pm 4th Feb - Radio 4)
Afternoon Drama: The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2:15pm 5th Feb - Radio 4).