Mark D'Arcy in discussion with David Goodhart about his new book 'The British Dream'.
2/3 Two of the most radical civil engineering projects proposed in the last century. (R)
13/13 Robert Webb is back with more silver screen slip-ups from recent hit movies. (R)
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Mark D'Arcy talks to Lord Adonis about his book on the 2010 coalition negotiations.
Larry Sabato from the University of Virginia delivers the 2013 David Butler Lecture.
Poet Paul Muldoon and composer Mark-Anthony Turnage on Londondery's 400-year-old walls.
BBC Radio 4
News, views, issues, culture and sport from across the north west.
BBC Radio Foyle
Janice Forsyth is joined by Colm Toibin and Glaswegian band Travis perform live in studio.
BBC Radio Scotland
Mark D'Arcy in discussion with author Chris Skidmore.
Chris Ledgard mulls over the language and peculiarity of puzzles.
Marie-Louise Muir asks whether science fiction has almost overtaken fact.
BBC Radio Ulster
Matt Baker and Alex Jones welcome The Great British Bake Off's Paul Hollywood.
Arts news with John Wilson, featuring Naughty Boy, Lovelace and Elmore Leonard.
6/6 Eilidh MacLeod explores the breadth and richness of the Gaelic language. (R)
2/3 How discoveries in the 18th century overturned ideas of when and where civilisation began. (R)
The relationship between Benjamin Britten's music and the poetry which inspired it.
BBC Radio 3
4/5 Dancer Akram Khan on Darvish Fakhr's nine-panel portrait by which captures him in action. (R)
Mark D'Arcy in discussion with Richard Bacon MP about his book Conundrum.
Examining the extravagant castles and palaces created by King Ludwig II of Bavaria. (R)
Michael Waterhouse discusses his book on Sir Edward Grey, Edwardian Requiem.
Wednesday 21 August 2013