Musical, artistic or literary personalities share which pieces thrill them, and why.
Radio 4 Extra
Lu Xun: Compassionate Cynic
Series of essays exploring Chinese history through the life stories of key personalities.
Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
God Only Knows
Series about pieces of music with a powerful emotional impact
The Oslo Peace Talks
History as told by the people who were there
The new expanding sound world of Russian virtuoso balalaika player, Alexey Arhipovskiy.
The Boy With the Arab Strap
The tales behind classic Scottish albums.
Radio 6 Music
Little Feat - Feats Don't Fail Me Now
A look at classic records from acclaimed artists.
An investigation into the growing number of very young girls wearing the hijab in the UK.
A rich selection of documentaries aimed at relentlessly curious minds.
Rachel and Becky Unthank
Musicians talk about their life and work.
Gateway to the Mind
How the diverse microbes that live on and in our bodies drive our metabolism and health.
Murray Walker explores the most democratic of motor sports - lawnmower racing.
Jonny Dymond traces the often uneven history of the Commonwealth and asks 'what next?'.
Artist and sceptic Adham Faramawy uncovers virtual reality's dark and fantastical spaces.
Seachdainean sa Chogadh
Na bha tachairt sa Chiad Chogadh gach seachdain bho chionn ceud bliadhna.
Radio nan Gàidheal
Michael Palin and Jane Milligan celebrate Spike's 100th birthday with fresh archive.
Sally Herships explores how trauma that we have not experienced directly can shape us.
Tim Franks recalls Mary Peters's gold medal in pentathlon at the 1972 Olympics.
Sunday Feature: Supernatural Japan
Exploring different aspects of history, science, philosophy and the arts.
Paul Farley presents a series showcasing the best of the latest poetry
True stories told live in the USA
In Praise of Shadows
Innovative and thought-provoking features on a wide variety of subjects
The Long Shadow of Canary Wharf
A look back at programmes and recordings from the BBC archives
Stories of personal travel, with host Arthur Smith.
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