3/4 How singer-songwriter Lionel Richie achieved a dream of becoming 'as big as the Beatles'. (R)
A weekly showcase for reports from the BBC's network of reporters across the UK.
BBC World News
15/20 The problems in creating a Great Britain are encapsulated in designs for a common flag.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Professor Hans Rosling discovers what the Ebola outbreak says about development in Africa. (R)
BBC News Channel
Film about one of the most exciting underground British club movements of the 1970s. (R)
Adam Shaw explores innovative ideas for sea water. (R)
Tom Felton meets the world's most committed fans in a bid to understand what drives them. (R)
Can therapies based on these ancient techniques help modern afflictions?
BBC World Service
Continuing the story of the many live session recordings the Beatles made for the BBC.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Exclusive footage of the restoration of Gaza's grand piano.
Brian Meechan looks at what a new parental leave policy means for employees and employers. (R)
BBC Radio Wales
1/3 Patrick Stewart traces Stirling Moss's race career, accompanied by the legend himself. (R)
A weekly showcase of the best reports from the BBC's global network of correspondents.
A look at obesity in the US, where a record number of children have weight problems. (R)
1/3 Professor Aubrey Manning travels to the Valley of the Kings in Egypt to unearth a mystery.
Stephen Fry recalls the unnecessary panic that surrounded the so-called Millennium Bug.
Made for 4 Extra. An exploration of the world of classical music making.
A weekly showcase for reports from the BBC's network of reporters across the UK. (R)
1/12 Steve boards an Arctic icebreaker in search of the Arctic's top predator, the polar bear. (R)
2/12 Steve Backshall abseils into a glacier and has a close encounter with a humpback whale. (R)
Stephen Fry takes a look at the history of daylight saving time.
BBC Radio 4
2/6 Fred Dibnah visits Hampton Court Palace and examines a 15th-century manor house. (R)
A weekly showcase of the best reports from the BBC's global network of correspondents. (R)
Our World was given exclusive access to film the restoration of the piano. (R)
4/10 A look at the challenges young animals face, from their first steps to leaving home. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
Nathan and Alex battle it out for a place on the football team. (R)
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4/4 The Teotihuacan civilisation exploded into a position of dominance almost 2,000 years ago. (R)
Two salesmen at opposite ends of the used-car market trade places. (R)
BBC Two Wales only
2/3 How scientists' attempts to decode the order of the elements was driven by false starts. (R)
Paul Farley cooks a pot of scouse as he explores the complex flavours of the Scouse accent
Following the excavation of Pavlopetri, the oldest submerged city in the world. (R)
BBC Two except Wales
1/6 In November, summer begins and the islanders prepare for Remembrance Sunday.
Exclusive footage of the restoration of Gaza's grand piano. (R)
Portrait of crooner Frank Sinatra from early family background to showbusiness success. (R)
Stephen Fry takes a look at the history of daylight saving time. (R)
Following Tanzania's all-albino football team during their first season. (R)
A look back at the sessions and appearances recorded at the BBC by The Rolling Stones.