The story in song of an electrician who takes his French bride to the Scottish Highlands.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Andrew Collins tells the story of Alan Smithee, prolific film director who never existed.
BBC Radio 4
Lewis Carroll's roots in the north east of England are uncovered by Simon Farnaby.
Siouxsie Sioux celebrates Alice's Adventures in Wonderland on the 150th anniversary.
New music and entertainment.
BBC Radio 1
Ian McMillan discovers how Arlo Guthrie's Alice's Restaurant became a Thanksgiving anthem.
Comedy sketch show written and performed by Alice Lowe
The 'truth' behind the story of 'Good King Wenceslas'. With Timothy West.
Alison Steadman on why so many birds in Britain are aliens from elsewhere
Alina Jenkins is up with the larks for the early programme and a gentle wake up call.
BBC Radio Solent
Join Alison Butterworth and Eamonn O'Neal on BBC Radio Manchester.
BBC Radio Manchester
Join Alison Butterworth and Phil Trow on BBC Radio Manchester.
Exploring the legacy of the American Civil War and its impact on race relations in America
A look back at the 20th century through the eyes of broadcaster Alistair Cooke.
Gabby Logan presents a radio programme totally dedicated to property
BBC Radio 5 live
Musical personalities talk to Sean Rowley about the music that shaped them.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Historian and writer Ben Macintyre presents a series on bluff and guile in battle
Programme exploring the limits and potential of the human mind
Documentary covering the career of rock 'n' roll band The Small Faces.
James Walton's pop music history quiz
The underwhelming story of life on Earth. Starring Jim Broadbent
Religious affairs programme, tackling thorny issues in a thought-provoking manner
BBC Radio Wales
Comedy series by Katherine Jakeways about four generations of women living under one roof
Midge Ure explains how technical innovation has always stimulated musical creativity.
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BBC Local Radio
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star and all-round pessimist Robb Wilton
The true story of Horatio Bottomley, the WWI newspaper magnate, fraudster, bankrupt and MP
Jane Little explores why thousands suffer reactions to common man-made chemicals.
Ben Schott traces the history of a pocket book that rivalled the Bible as a bestseller.
Gujarati music, entertainment and news with Alpa Pandya.
BBC Asian Network
Radio 3's Tom Service explores the overlap between classical and alternative music.
Comedian Alun Cochrane takes listeners on a room-by-room stand-up tour of his house
Classical soprano Catherine Bott explores the world of the backing singer.
Seonaidh MacCoinnich, sàr chluicheadair ball-coise a bh' aig Partick Thistle.
Series exploring how doctors decide what is normal and what is not
When are mentally ill patients really free to make decisions about their treatment?
Sathnam Sanghera asks if being tone-deaf is a medical matter or simply a lack of training.
Amakuru yo hirya no hino yibanda cyane cyane ku karere k'ibiyaga bigari muri Afrika, n'amakuru mpuzamakungu.
Radio BBC Gahuza
Join Amanda White on BBC Radio Humberside.
BBC Radio Humberside
Gemma Cairney joins Jamaican-born singer Grace Jones for dinner.
Gemma Cairney joins Grace Jones for dinner.
BBC Radio 2
Can we use the Amazon for the wealth of resources it contains, but still keep it alive?
Contemporary drama from the writers of 'The Archers'
The story of the children fathered by American servicemen during the Vietnam War.
Rajini Vaidyanathan examines some of the underlying issues that America has with race.
Rajini Vaidyanathan explores the current bitter controversy over voting rights in the US.
A preview of the America's Cup, including an interview with Ben Ainslie.
The Daughters of the American Revolution at 125 and still flying the flag for the USA.
Series charting the history of America, written and presented by David Reynolds
An insider's guide to the stories and people shaping the USA today
Americana music with Mhairi Pottinger.
BBC Radio Scotland
Gráinne Holland speaks to traditional singers of Belfast
BBC Radio Ulster
Kipindi cha habari, mahojiano na makala kila siku saa kumi na mbili na saa moja asubuhi Afrika Mashariki
BBC Swahili Radio
Robert Peston lifts the lid on the multi-million pound football management industry
Join Amy Clowes on BBC Radio Manchester.
Amy Liptrot's incisive memoir of fleeing London to battle her alcoholism.
An exclusive performance from singer-songwriter Will Young.
Niamh Costigan is at the annual Comórtas Peile na Gaeltachta.
A portrait of Dorothy Hodgkin, the only female British scientist to win a Nobel Prize.
How common is simultaneous discovery in science and is it a case of convergent evolution?
Photographer Andrew Heptinstall's quest to represent sound within a photograph.
Cuirm chuimhneachaidh a chaidh a chumail ann am Port Rìgh a' comharrachadh Blàr Festubert.
Litirichean do luchd-ionnsachaidh ura. Letters in Gaelic for beginners
Cormac Ó hAdhmaill presents his favourite Christmas music.
A review of the week's news in Cornish.
BBC Radio Cornwall
The writer Tom Dyckhoff looks at the life and work of Richard Buckminster Fuller.
What is Gaelic traditional singing? An in-depth look at this distinctive art-form
Vivienne Parry on why it takes 17 years for medical discoveries to come into wide use.
Ana Matronic from Scissor Sisters presents a mix of records from the disco era.
Psychotherapist and author Susie Orbach investigates the mind of the child sex abuser.
Programme examining the ideas and forces which shape public policy in Britain and abroad
The background to global news stories, every day.
BBC World Service
Bettany Hughes follows the Egnatian Way, the ancient Roman road to Istanbul.
Former soldiers turn to Shakespeare to fight stress and take Henry V to the London stage.
Kenneth Steven explores WB Yeats's celebrated poem The Lake Isle of Innisfree.
Recounting the life of the veteran actress
Franny Armstrong looks at the explosive impact of Rachel Carson's 1962 book Silent Spring.
Comedy series starring Tim Firth, Tim de Jongh, Michael Rutger and William Vandyck
Paul Gambaccini traces the history of the Oscars and tells the story behind winning films
A collection of anecdotes from 1977 by some ordinary people who met the Queen.
The day’s news and the people making it, plus the best music.
BBC Hereford & Worcester
The latest news and analysis for West Yorkshire and beyond with sport, travel and weather.
BBC Radio Leeds
Religious guests and questions with Andrew.
BBC Radio Guernsey
Comic explanation of human development via stand-up, song and sketch
Stand-up Andrew Maxwell digs behind the lazy assumptions about threats to British society
Mistaking it for the night bus, Bernie ends up on a time-travelling double-decker
Berkshire's news, travel and sports every weekday morning from 7am.
BBC Radio Berkshire
Andrew Rissik's thriller, starring James Aubry and Gerald Harper
Is Bill's success at the Bowls Club under threat, now thrusting young Matt is involved?
Mountaineer Andy Cave joins the team working on the Thirlmere Aqueduct.
Join Andy Comfort on BBC Radio Humberside.
Get interactive and be part of it, via phone, text or e-mail between 12 and 2.
Veteran broadcaster Andy Kershaw presents his unique musical mix
BBC Radio 3
Join Andy for celebrity interviews, great music, fun and chat.
BBC Radio Derby