Seth Lakeman attends the Newport Folk Festival to explore its history and influence.
BBC Radio 4
In 1995 two of the Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein's son-in-laws defected to Jordan.
BBC World Service
4/5 Why does the character of the devouring mother have such force?
Clare Carlisle grapples with Bishop Berkley's idea that objects only exist in our minds.
1/3 Dr Janina Ramirez decodes Edouard Manet's masterpiece A Bar at the Folies-Bergere.
Singapore leaves the Federation of Malaysia and becomes an independent sovereign state
Dr Aarathi Prasad on how new research into fertility may help stave off the menopause.
3/5 What do fairy tales teach girls about what a woman should be?
How can we separate real science from mumbo jumbo? Physicist Tara Shears investigates.
1/3 The turbulent years from 1968 to 1976 for South Asians in Britain.