Looking at the lives of women around the world
BBC World Service
Paul Morley on the 7-inch single's grand relative - the 12-inch - and its peak in the 80s.
BBC Radio 4
Hardeep Singh Kohli chooses a word and sees where it leads him
Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
Michael Portillo challenges the notion of calm before the storm of the Great War
Francine Stock explores how World War I changed art, words and society.
Historian Margaret MacMillan chronicles the road to war in 1914.
Another chance to hear it again if you missed out... first time around.
BBC Radio 1Xtra
Astronomer Paul Murdin asks if Jupiter's moon, Europa, might sustain biological life.
As the Mayan prophecy of doom approaches, enjoy this light-hearted guide to the apocalypse
Peter Conrad dissects the popular culture of his era, as Roland Barthes did 60 years ago.
Inside the digital news outlets that are reinventing journalism for the social media age.
Quickfire comedy show featuring 28 acts performing for one minute each
BBC Radio 4 Extra
John Henshaw explores the unrelenting success of one of the longest running comedy series.
Jessica Lack explores public art in the UK through a city's attempt to commission new work
Howard Stableford investigates whether advances in 3D printing can benefit nature.
Quiz show hosted by Steve Punt from UK universities
Introducing a line-up of top comedy talent
5 live's breakfast programme with news, sport, weather and money reports
BBC Radio 5 live
Original news and exclusive interviews from across the UK
5 live's drive programme with a round-up of the day's top news and sport
News, reports, commentary and features from the world of Formula 1
The top 40 stories of the week across social media and online
The best of 5 live from the past seven days
Adrian Goldberg presents cutting edge investigative journalism
A round-up of the latest stories
Coverage and commentary on the Olympic Games from the 5 live team
Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with science news stories and analysis
The latest sport and debate including commentaries on the big games and sporting events
Brian Sibley tells the story behind Ian Fleming's book, half a century after publication.
Miranda Sawyer and guests explore different ways of looking at music,
BBC Radio 6 Music
Mystery Jets and Slow Club play The Leadmill to celebrate its thirty-fifth anniversary.
One artist. One concert. 6 Music delves into the vast BBC music archive.
6 Music presents gems from the vast BBC archive including concerts and live sessions.
A series in which artists talk about their favourite music and biggest influences.
A look at the week's new releases.
Chris Hawkins presents back to back music without the chat, plus exclusive BBC sessions.
Have your say on the latest football action
Jenny Hammerton, a DJ of 78s, explores why the old discs are still alive and kicking.
Crazy panel show chaired by comic Sue Perkins