Gyles Brandreth tells how his ancestor sold a pill and became one of America's richest men
BBC Radio 4
Christopher Timothy hosts a concert of Christmas music and carols.
BBC Radio 2
Christopher Timothy presents a special Christmas concert.
The sound of Christmas with the Black Dyke Band, Joe Stilgoe and others.
Stephen Tompkinson presents a celebration of the UK's long love affair with brass bands
Highlights from York's Brass Music Festival.
BBC Radio York
Ian Brass is your host - as the sprouts gently simmer, and the presents are opened.
BBC Radio Devon
Samuel Hahnemann's fight to establish homeopathy in early 19th century Germany.
Anton Lesser reads Aldous Huxley's nightmare vision of the future
BBC Radio 7
An audio portrait exploring the lives and ideas of CS Lewis and Aldous Huxley.
A selection of science fiction stories by famous authors
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Short stories that shine a spotlight on Brazil's literary culture
How would you shake up Rapal? Each week one young person gets the chance to do so.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
Each week one young person gets the chance to shake up Rapal
Labour politician James Griffiths talks to Gareth Bowen about his life.
Geoff Bird meets people who are going hungry this Christmas.
BBC Radio 5 live
Stephen Walker looks at what insights Irish independence can offer the Scottish people.
BBC Radio Ulster
Radio 3's Breakfast Show, wake up with the finest classical music in the best performances
BBC Radio 3
Enda McClafferty and Sarah Brett live from the north west, with news, sport and weather
BBC Radio Foyle
With Malcolm Boyden.
BBC Radio Oxford
Matt Woodley and the team bring you all the latest news, sport, travel and weather.
An essential mix of news, sport, weather, travel and the big talking points of the day.
BBC Radio Merseyside
Wake up with Ray Clark and the Breakfast Show team. Weekdays from 6am to 9am.
Essential news, travel, weather and sport along with some great music.
BBC Radio Sheffield
Serving news, current affairs, travel, weather, sport, debate and fun.
BBC Radio Suffolk
BBC Surrey brings you the local and national news, travel, weather and sport.
The best way to wake up, with London's news, travel, entertainment and guests.
BBC London 94.9
The news and information you need to start your day... and your chance to phone in.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire
Andy Whittaker brings you the latest news, sport, weather and travel.
BBC Radio Nottingham
Let Clive Eakin kick off your morning with news, travel, weather and sport.
BBC Coventry & Warwickshire
Paul Hollingdale re-creates his breakfast special which opened Radio 2 40 years ago.
Antonia Brickell has all the festive news, travel, weather and sport.
BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
With Stephen Bumfrey. Packed full of fun, with the latest news, sport, travel and weather.
BBC Radio Norfolk
Have your say, including the latest news, sport, weather and traffic for Cumbria.
BBC Radio Cumbria
John and Julia with the latest news, travel, weather and sport.
BBC Radio Kent
The best way to start your Bank Holiday Monday.
Matt and Gemma with the latest news, weather, travel and sport.
Breakfast with Neil Pringle
BBC Southern Counties
Helping Cumbria greet a new day.
Join Richard for everything you need to start the day.
BBC Radio Bristol
Music and laughter to start your day.
BBC Radio Cornwall
Steve and Gemma with the latest news, weather, travel and sport.
All you need to start your day with Tim Boswell and Marian McNamee.
The programme that goes behind the scenes on the big breaking news stories.
BBC Radio Scotland
Alastair Durie explores the history of fresh air as a cure.
Oliver Hides spends time with the group of Gurkha soldiers stationed in Brecon
BBC Radio Wales
Alastair Campbell reveals his passion for the music of Belgian singer Jacques Brel.
Rory Bremner in conversation with his friend and collaborator the late John Fortune.
Rory Bremner presents a new topical satire show
Join Brenda Ellison on BBC Wiltshire.
The colourful life of South Africa's most popular female vocalist, Brenda Fassie.
Bank holiday afternoon entertainment.
BBC WM 95.6
Local and vocal. Join in and have your say.
BBC Radio Lancashire
Mari Lovgreen sydd yn edrych yn ôl ar hanes Edward H Dafis.
BBC Radio Cymru
Brian Aldiss' sci-fi fantasy, read by Gareth Thomas.
Will the creation of the Ultimate Machine wreak havoc on the universe?
The favourite stories of Britain's leading sci-fi exponent
Intriguing sci-fi tales by the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning writer
Series of spoof music lectures
BBC Radio 4 Extra celebrates the Irish author with a series of his plays
Readings of the famed Irish author's short stories
Brian Gulliver's been missing for 6 years. Now he's back and he has a story to tell.
Comedy by Bill Dare. Brian Gulliver relates his bizarre adventures in undiscovered worlds
AC/DC's Brian Johnson shares the songs and artists that provide the soundtrack to his life
Cricket commentator Brian Johnston's 1993 one-man show at London's Richmond Theatre.
Including Summers Will Never Be the Same, Trivia Test Match and Hancock's Half Hour.
Belfast-born singer/songwriter Brian Kennedy and his Big Band join the Ulster Orchestra.
Brian Matthew guides listeners through the Sixties.
James Moir celebrates the Sony Award-winning Brian Matthew, a true icon of the airwaves.
With the best music
Brian O'Driscoll opens up about the highs and lows of his Lions' experiences.
Brian Taylor debates the week's news from venues around Scotland.
Exploring the demolitions industry through the dismantling of Marischal College, Aberdeen.
Jack Dee narrates the story of Gerard Hoffnung's classic tale, The Bricklayer's Lament.
Series exploring the truth in claims that the UK is experiencing a housing bubble.
Series bringing the past to life through historic buildings
The Transporter Bridge on Teesside is 100 years old, but will it survive another 100?
Comedian Bridget Christie gives a very personal take on the state of modern feminism
With music and gig news for Essex.
A sound portrait of the Tyne Bridge, recorded by Chris Watson.
Razia Iqbal visits the women architects of the Gulf.
Mukti Jain Campion asks why India's people have virtually no access to medical morphine.
Join Bridgitte Tetteh on BBC Radio Berkshire.
BBC Radio Berkshire
Jenny Seagrove and Nigel Havers star in a live production of Brief Encounter.
A series of short features transporting listeners into cinemas located around the world
Matthew Sweet debates and assesses the state of cinema and cinemas in the world today.
Jolyon Jenkins investigates how accountants shaped the modern world
Professor Marcus du Sautoy reveals the personalities behind the calculations
Documentary about rap and hip hop music.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Vatican astronomer Brother Guy Consalmagno examines ideas about the future of the universe
Five Live's obituary programme
Short stories by Muriel Spark