The best of the big bands.
The last edition of this show was broadcast on 26 July 2009.
BBC Radio 2
Trevor Hoyle explores the life and work of author Malcolm Lowry, who died 50 years ago.
BBC Radio 4
Malcolm McLaren tells the story of the jukebox within organised crime and rock'n'roll.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Malcolm McLaren tells the extraordinary story of his 1983 album, Duck Rock.
McLaren gives an account of his observations, memories and stories about London.
Godfather of punk Malcolm McLaren puts his musical life into context.
Musician and impresario Malcolm McLaren sets out in search of his true self.
Jonathan Glancey explores the life and career of E-Type designer, Malcolm Sayer.
Comedy set in a cafe run by a Scots-Italian family with Jonathan Watson and Dawn Steele.
BBC Radio Scotland
Matthew Parris delves deep into hate poems, curses and vindictive spells.
Gemma Cairney travels to Mali to meet local musicians affected by the recent troubles.
Malmesbury in Wiltshire aims to establish itself as the country's 'Philosophy Town'.
Sitcom by David Nobbs, set in a small art museum staffed by eccentrics and obsessives
Drama based on the life of Jesus
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Programme examining the effect of Lieutenant Mark Evison's death on those he knew.
BBC Radio Wales
The programme is dedicated to Jerseyman Harold Le Dreullinec.
BBC Radio Jersey
Matthew Sweet reveals the untold story of film critic Harold McCarthy.
A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales
Brian Aldiss's award-winning story about space travel is adapted for radio
BBC Radio 7
Lenny Kravitz celebrates the life and musical achievements of soul artist Curtis Mayfield
Lenny Kravitz celebrates the life and music of Curtis Mayfield.
Lenny Kravitz pays tribute to Curtis Mayfield's life and achievements.
Jarvis Cocker looks at Kraftwerk and their influence on the music industry.
Jarvis Cocker looks at German electronic music and its top exponents.
Jarvis Cocker presents the story of the influential German band and their contemporaries.
USA: A black man dresses as a maid to find work in 1950s Chicago. With Paterson Joseph.
Seema Anand unravels Iqbal's epic poem Shikwa, Man's heartrending complaint to God.
Phill Jupitus visits Nashville to meet Joe Chambers and his collection of rock memorabilia
Series following Mark Beaumont's cycling trip around the Americas
Rob Walker investigates the mystery of a man found dead on a west London street.
Fleet Street, 1968. An actress determines to uncover a gossip columnist's source.
Julian Barnes and Hermione Lee investigate Prosper Merimee, author and conservationist
James Naughtie thinks now is a timely moment for a reappraisal of Sir Walter Scott.
What happens when a habit for collecting other people's diaries gets out of hand?
Shaun Ley tells the tale of Maundy Gregory, who sold peerages on behalf of Lloyd George.
Kwame Kwei-Armah unravels the myths behind Mr Bojangles, the name and the song.
Peter Day explores the wayward genius of Irish writer Flann O'Brien on his centenary.
Comedy starring Morven Christie and Siobhan Redmond as ditzy boss Izzy and her PA Janine.
A series of documentaries about managing Glasgow's famous rival football clubs
Tristram Hunt on a tale of two cities, and their contrasting response to the US Civil War.
Steve Saul with the week's big business stories and news from the High Street.
BBC Radio Manchester
Christmas eve spirit with your favourite presenters and carols from the Bridgewater Hall.
Crime stories set in Manchester
Local celebrities chat to Michelle and Justin, and choose their favourite Disney tracks.
Live coverage of Jeremy Deller's procession.
Live from Albert Square with the stars of the Festival and the first night reviews.
Vicky Whitfield tells the story of the Manchester Art Treasures Exhibition of 1857
Michelle Hussey plays the sounds of your city - past, present and future.
News and sport in the moment, with the latest traffic and weather information.
Everything you need to know in 30 minutes.
Your chance to hear some of our best bits again, mixed in with some great music.
The best coverage of your local teams from the North West's biggest sports station.
Ian Cheeseman chats to another North West sporting personality.
John Harris takes a look at how writers in 1930s Manchester shaped our views of the north.
Documentary about the Manchester music scene.
Fergal Keane takes a journey through the private notebooks and letters of Nelson Mandela.
BBC world affairs editor John Simpson remembers Nelson Mandela.
BBC Radio 5 live
Mandy Morton on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
Mandy explores the story behind the success of 'The Byrds'.
"Remembering Buddy" Mandy looks back at the story of Buddy Holly.
Chris and Emma solve the clues that will take them on a chase around Greater Manchester.
Exclusive live performances and conversation with the Manic Street Preachers.
East Greenland: An old hunter tries to teach a young boy something of his ways.
Leicester's first female Asian Mayor tells her story.
BBC Radio Leicester
Asian news and topical features, plus a great selection of Asian music.
BBC Radio Gloucestershire
Join Manpreet Mellhi on BBC Radio Gloucestershire.
BBC World Service
Profile of Thomas Staley, who has bought the archives of UK writers for a Texas university
Golwg ymchwiliadol ar newyddion y dydd. Investigative news reports
BBC Radio Cymru
Adam Hart-Davis reports on a major research project to map underground Britain.
Psychology programme that explores what makes us all tick
Dr Kat Arney meets a new generation of virtual cartographers, making maps to save lives.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 9.00am.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
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Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 3.00pm.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 9.00pm.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 7.30am.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 2.00pm.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland.
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Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 8.00am.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 7.30pm.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 2.30pm.