Wise woman Peaches selects a profile of Little Richard originally broadcast in 2012.
BBC Radio 6 Music
1/7 Film exploring the British love of fast, daring and sometimes reckless motorbike riding. (R)
3/3 Mason heads for the islands of Fiji, discovering ethnic tensions and political unrest. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
3/4 Tom Morton talks to the daughter of Bee Gee Maurice Gibb.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
BBC Two Scotland
8/12 A trip through Depression-era America in search of the true story of Bonnie and Clyde. (R)
2/2 Alexis Petridis continues the story of chillout and ambient music.
Martin Palmer traverses England to explore the mysteries surrounding the Knights Templar.
2/3 England loses the upper hand until Henry V turns the tide at the battle of Agincourt. (R)
1/3 Film looking at how porn is impacting the realities of sex amongst young adults. (R)
A guide through the politically charged arts scene of Turkey
BBC World Service Online
Lucy Neal reviews the archive of Victorian reformer Mary Neal.
14/15 Council officers are shocked by a takeaway flouting food hygiene regulations. (R)
2/10 This episode features an unlikely call to a big bird loose in the Sussex countryside. (R)
In 1969 two young Australians bought a lion cub in Harrods and raised it in London
3/5 Robert McCrum explores the life of Harold Macmillan, the publishing prime minister. (R)
BBC Radio 4
2/2 Amanda Foreman considers reform on the ground as the disenfranchised rebel.
BBC Radio 4 FM
Tha Ailean Caimbeul a' tadhal air Anna Michie de theaghlach ainmeil airson seinn sa Ghrìop
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
Kathy Willis examines Charles Darwin's use of orchids as a scientific tool.
24/30 Clare Balding on the demise of the amateur gentleman and the rise of the professional.
The reception class go to their very first swimming lesson - but how will Mitchell manage? (R)
The tsar orders a full mobilisation of the Russian army.
1/5 The kids are put to the test in one of Indonesia's biggest toy factories. (R)
John Sergeant celebrates the Lancaster and the people whose lives were associated with it. (R)
17/50 History short looking at dances of the world.
Little-known Ulster-Scots stories and well-known historical events from a new perspective. (R)
BBC Radio Foyle
BBC Radio Ulster
3/3 Sanjay the stationmaster looks for promotion and his boss Bataljit waits for a transfer. (R)
1/3 Dr Clare Jackson argues the case that the Stuarts were Britain's defining royal family. (R)
17/50 History short looking at dances of the world. (R)
5/6 The story of the significant role played by Gaels in the British Merchant Navy.
The story of Boodjia, an Indian athletic child prodigy. But is it child exploitation? (R)
His home's Bronze Age legacy and nearby Jodrell Bank inspire author Alan Garner to write. (R)
1/3 Andrew Graham-Dixon pieces together the recent discoveries of ancient Chinese art.
3/3 The engineers building Crossrail race to build ten new train stations across London.
1/6 A look at the fairy-tale landscapes, strange creatures and people of south China. (R)
6/6 A history of communism. The series ends with a look at Che Guevara and his legacy. (R)
Tha Ailean Caimbeul a' tadhal air Anna Michie de theaghlach ainmeil airson seinn sa Ghrìop (R)
5/8 A look at Liverpool's success during the Shankly years. (R)
11/30 Nobel Prize-winner the late Seamus Heaney's portrait of the great Anglo-Saxon Beowulf bard (R)
BBC Radio 3
3/4 Starting at the North Pole, Donal MacIntyre takes a journey south with winter. (R)
1/3 How the Georgian New Town in Edinburgh has endured since its construction. (R)
How rallying's unregulated mayhem ended in 1986 after a series of horrific tragedies. (R)
2/2 Can the tobacco industry be trusted when it says it does not seduce young people to smoke? (R)
Bob Harris tells the story of the influential country rock star, who passed away in 1973.
1/2 Mark Lamarr tells the story of The Buzzcocks.
As part of the Big Stories 2014, the story of the hidden victims of the war in Afghanistan (R)
BBC World News North America
1/3 Andrew Graham-Dixon pieces together the recent discoveries of ancient Chinese art. (R)
Thursday 31 July 2014