Rich Morton gathers comedians' tales of their all-time nightmare stand-up shows.
BBC Radio 4
Nick Clarke's widow Barbara Want investigates how we as a society deal with bereavement.
Entertainer Bernie Clifton explores the impact of Austrian tenor Richard Tauber.
On its 50th anniversary, global figures read Martin Luther King's 'I have a Dream' speech.
Who wrote 'Clare Middleton I Love You Will You Marry Me' on a Sheffield bridge? Did she?
Music-themed comedy series, starring Bob Monkhouse and Suggs
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Series of interviews analysing great artists from the perspective of someone who knew them
The long-running, self-styled antidote to panel games
Classic BBC comedy series
Martha Lane Fox tells the story of the early women pioneers of British computing.
End the day in the company of the song writing masters of country, folk and rock'n'roll
BBC Radio Scotland
Local news, sport, weather and travel with Iain Lee.
BBC Three Counties Radio
Join Iain Lee on BBC WM.
BBC WM 95.6
Danny Shaw tells the story of Sir Ian Blair's tenure as Metropolitan Police Commissioner
Join Ian Collins on BBC Radio Kent.
BBC Radio Kent
Join Ian Longdon on BBC Wiltshire.
Join Ian Skye on BBC Derby.
BBC Radio Derby
The only way to start your day.
BBC Hereford & Worcester
Join Ian Timms on BBC Radio Cumbria.
BBC Radio Cumbria
Dr Kate O'Brien explores Ibiza's subtle influence over British youth culture and nightlife
Jim Carey celebrates the ice cream van with enthusiasts Francis Rossi and Johnny Vegas.
Haunted by the sinking of RMS Titanic, this is the story of an iceberg journeying south.
Edward Stourton chairs a discussion series in which guests set out their strong views
How common is simultaneous discovery in science and is it a case of convergent evolution?
Bettany Hughes reveals the history of civilisation's most influential ideas.
From west Africa to south Wales - a portrait of dancer and choreographer Idrissa Camara.
Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Dr Mark Lythgoe investigates the technology of brain scanning.
Dr Mark Lythgoe tells the untold story of medical imaging
Residents of Birmingham discuss the impact of mass migration on community life in Britain.
Alvin Hall revisits the insights and observations of Alistair Cooke's Letter from America
Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson retraces Benjamin Britten's composing walks.
Series about the world of work from vast corporations to modest volunteers
Professor Matthew Flinders challenges political cynicism
Jolyon Jenkins investigates the psychology of climate change - why aren't we more worried?
Mark Vernon examines how desire for certainty has affected people's ability to doubt
Dr Brian Cox explores the consequences of physics' annus mirabilis - 1905.
Mike Phillips investigates the coming of age of black British crime fiction.
Godzilla was a response to atomic war. Japanese artists now respond to the tsunami of 2011
Sir Ken Robinson, creativity guru, is in Derry-Londonderry, the first UK City of Culture.
Series examining contemporary history
Adam Rutherford asks how talking, travelling and technology affect human genetic evolution
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas
A religious service recorded in a church in Staffordshire or Cheshire.
BBC Radio Stoke
Edward Stourton chairs a debate on issues surrounding human dignity.
Claudia Hammond looks at the government's plan to measure the nation's happiness.
Presenter Matthew Oates follows in the footsteps of the writer Edward Thomas
Matthew Oates presents a series about naturalists and their pursuits
The hunt for the truth about the most influential and enigmatic of graphic designers.
Laura Barton tracks down the legendary lost figure of British folk music, Nic Jones.
Ian Peacock sets out to achieve the seemingly impossible, to be original.
Mukul Devichand seeks to see Britain through the eyes of those who have recently arrived
The weekly discussion show from the Business Daily team
BBC World Service
Call Rony and Neil with your gardening questions.
BBC Radio Sheffield
Your chance to quiz one of Greater Manchester's movers and shakers.
BBC Radio Manchester
Comedian and musician Rich Morton explores the laid-back world of lounge music.
Psychiatrist Dr Anthony Clare conducts in depth interviews with prominent people.
Peter White with news and information for blind and partially sighted people.
News, views and an eclectic choice of live and recorded music
BBC Radio 3
News, comment and entertainment for the Asian Community with Talat-Farooq Awan.
Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince
Research is giving new insights into the relationship between mind and body.
Claudia Hammond investigates inflammation
Join Ingrid Hagemann on BBC Newcastle.
The Rev Richard Coles picks from this year's crop of Saturday Live's Inheritance Tracks.
Guests on songs inherited from their parents and songs they'd pass on to their children
Dr Mark Porter demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice
Dr Mark Lythgoe attempts to find out what constitutes intuition and when we should use it.
Agnes Poirier explores the role of the body which protects the French language.
Former City analyst Geraint Anderson examines the story behind bankers' bonuses.
Claudia Hammond investigates how neursocience is heading for the classroom.
Winifred Robinson follows the fortunes of violent and damaged youngsters
A panel of experts explore the workings of clinical ethics committees
Simon Jack tells the surprising story of the US Federal Reserve.
Is the IMF up to the job of fixing the global economy? Stephanie Flanders reports.
A series of programmes focusing on the Paralympic Games.
Gerry Northam goes behind the scenes to investigate 'open source' computer software.
Series of documentaries.
Debating the week's big religious, moral and ethical issues.
BBC London 94.9
Adam Rutherford charts the rise, fall and rise of the genetics of intelligence
Jolyon Jenkins reports on the people trying to get rich online without actually working.
Miranda Sawyer on the impact of cheap European train travel on generations of Britons
The world’s leading thinkers, politicians and cultural figures interviewed by the BBC
Series taking listeners down to the deepest parts of the ocean.
An exploration of the strange (and strangely familiar) sound world of 'Library Music'.
Misha Glenny presents a history of Brazil
Misha Glenny presents a three part history of Germany before the world wars
Misha Glenny presents a history of Italy, from 1494 to the end of the First World War
Misha Glenny presents a history of Spain
iPM is the news programme that starts with its listeners
John Tusa chronicles the making of modern Iran
Iraqi interpreters were offered a new life in the UK for their help. What did they get?
Ruth McDonald investigates the crisis in the Irish Catholic church.
With Henry Wymbs. Music and fun from the Emerald Isle.
BBC Radio Oxford
Can an NHS ethics code for medics, managers and public relations staff ever work?
Surgery is a craft and historically has not been subject to scientific scrutiny until now.