A look at the creation of Black Sabbath's Paranoid, which came to define heavy metal. (R)
An intimate peek at the strange and wonderful art of taxidermist Polly Morgan. (R)
The Strand celebrates one of the world's great writers - the late Chinua Achebe.
BBC World Service
4/6 Susan Hiller reimagines how broadcast space might be used to mark the Open arts initiative
BBC Radio 4
3/5 Triùir Ghàidheil a' ruith air tachartasan agus naidheachdean bho na 1970an.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
Ffilm neu gyfrol newydd, arddangosfa neu albym. I wybod mwy, ewch i'r Stiwdio.
BBC Radio Cymru
Aminatta Forna, the Russian literary scene, and 150 years of The Water-Babies.
Danny Boyle looks back on his career to date and talks about his new film Trance.
Am prògram mu dheireadh san t-sreath le òrain bho Glasvegas, Biffy Clyro agus The View. (R)
Matt and Alex are joined by the lovely Joanna Lumley.
BBC One except Channel Islands, Wales
Penny Woolcock on trying to resolve gang conflict in Birmingham; singer Michael Bolton.
Nick Higham talks to the writer behind one of the latest new books.
BBC News Channel
3/3 How the Pre-Raphaelites outgrew the avant-garde and began to embrace fame and fortune. (R)
3/6 A biography of the late Pipe Major Donald Macleod.
Samira Ahmed talks to Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid.
Sir Nicholas Hytner, posthumanism, and the inner city gangs attempting peace negotiations.
BBC Radio 3
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. (R)
Stephen McCauley talks with SOAK, aka singer-songwriter Bridie Monds-Watson. (R)
BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD only
imagine... gives an insight into the life of 16-time Grammy Award-winning singer Beyoncé.
4/5 Mexican novelist Chloe Aridjis discusses the survival of Baroque in her country.
2/7 The export of the Scottish tradition of piping across the world. (R)
30/32 Danny Boyle speaks to Mark Kermode about his career and the 2012 Olympic opening ceremony. (R)
Michael Grade explores what has made the panto dame an enduring feature of British life. (R)
3/12 Lucy Worsley tells the story of Bolsover Castle in Derbyshire. (R)
Matthew Collings explores how Turner found inspiration in the waters of the Thames. (R)
A collection of archive programmes celebrating the art of cooking and cuisine.
BBC Radio Scotland
Friday 29 March 2013