Jonathan Meades provides an idiosyncratic historical and architectural tour of Essex. (R)
4/15 Claudia and Danny review Hyde Park on Hudson, Flight and Bullet to the Head. (R)
BBC Two except Northern Ireland
Documentary looking at how the British landscape has been depicted over the centuries. (R)
4/4 In the deserts of coastal Peru, Jago Cooper explores the rise and fall of Chimor. (R)
We're in Burma for the country's first-ever literary festival.
BBC World Service
Clive Anderson presents an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
2/10 Is it a seahorse or is it a duck? More importantly, is it worth 30 grand? (R)
Professor Tim Bale talks about his book, The Conservatives Since 1945.
The fight against measles, John and Yoko and Dancing on the Edge star Anthony Head. (R)
News, views, issues, culture and sport from across the north west.
BBC Radio Foyle
A modern twist on Victorian photography and an exploration of death and storytelling.
BBC Radio Scotland
Miles Jupp and Barb Jungr talk to Harriett Gilbert about their favourite books.
BBC Radio 4
Marie-Louise Muir covers film, television, music, books and the visual arts.
BBC Radio Ulster
Matt Baker and Alex Jones celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day with Richard Curtis.
BBC One HD, London, North East & Cumbria, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Scotland HD, Wales HD only
Ice Age artefacts, Anthony Hopkins as Hitchcock, Antony Sher on Richard III's skeleton.
Celebrated Swiss architect Peter Zumthor talks about designing buildings with integrity
1/3 Danny Baker and his guests explore the essential elements of a great rock album.
Portrait of crooner Frank Sinatra from early family background to showbusiness success. (R)
Philip Dodd reviews Eugene Onegin at Covent Garden. Plus the benefits of extinction.
BBC Radio 3
2/5 Richard Mabey tells the story of a lifetime of weather.
1/3 Danny Baker and his guests explore the essential elements of a great rock album. (R)
8/10 How a loophole in gambling legislation led to the huge popularity of high street bingo. (R)
3/4 Through the mountains and jungles of Colombia, Dr Jago Cooper goes in search of El Dorado. (R)
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
Wednesday 6 February 2013