Paul Morley on the 7-inch single's grand relative - the 12-inch - and its peak in the 80s.
BBC Radio 4
Ruth Padel explores the wild salmon's extraordinary life and its impact on humans.
BBC Radio 3
23/30 Clare Balding is at Silverstone to explore how Britain led the way in motor racing.
A year after the fall of President Mubarak of Egypt, what happened to the revolution?
BBC World Service
Ruth Padel on what owls mean to us and what they can show about the British landscape.
Do credit rating agencies threaten our financial stability? Hugh Pym investigates.
22/30 Clare Balding discovers how the birth of broadcasting changed British sport for ever.
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown talks to Louis de Bernieres about the impact of family breakdown.
Ruth Padel explores how history and literature have shaped our reactions to wild ponies.
2/2 James Reason asks if NHS hospitals could be required to adopt an open disclosure policy.