Historian Juliet Gardiner explores the surprising story of 'Motorway One'.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Natural history series presented by Richard Mabey
BBC Radio 4
John Carmichael sets your feet tapping at the start of the weekend
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
How Macau overtook Las Vegas to become the gambling capital of the world.
Jonathan Freedland reassesses Machiavelli and finds the inspiration for modern republics.
Ken Arnold explores how three European countries variously tell the history of madness.
Susan Morrison tells the story of sex guru and electricity experimenter Dr James Graham.
BBC Radio Scotland
Music and chat with Richard Madeley to ease you into your Sunday
BBC Radio 2
Vivienne Parry explores madness and mental health among heroines of classic fiction.
A young boy spots a simple way of showing a family the true magic of Christmas Day.
Heather learns all Valentine's Day declarations of love should be viewed with suspicion.
Les échos de la vitalité de la culture africaine et de sa diaspora avec Valérie Bony.
BBC Afrique Radio
The story of those who took the overland trail from Europe via Istanbul to Kathmandu.
Melvyn Bragg presents a series marking the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta.
Gyles Brandreth discovers what it takes to become a national treasure.
Series exploring the latest historical and archaeological research
Steve Richards presents a three-part series examining the news
Narrative history series exploring over 2,000 years of western medicine
A series chronicling the influences that affected the course of classical music
Two-part look behind the scenes at groundbreaking radio drama Rogha an Lae
BBC Radio Ulster
Tarek Osman traces characters and ideas that have shaped the modern Arab world
Paul Morley charts a history of popular music through recording studios
Surfer Helen Scales goes in search of the perfect man-made wave.
Great music and conversation to ease in to the day.
BBC Radio Wales
The story of Malaco Records of Jackson, Mississippi, one of the last soul record companies
The blog of the Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai voiced by British girls her age.
Your stories with the best interviews and always plenty of laughter with Malcolm Boyden.
BBC Hereford & Worcester
Four voices consider the legacy of Malcolm X in post-Ferguson America.
Middle-aged men in Lycra flock to Mallorca each year for its perfect cycling conditions.
Malmesbury in Wiltshire aims to establish itself as the country's 'Philosophy Town'.
Matthew Sweet reveals the untold story of film critic Harold McCarthy.
A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales
John Humphrys visits the Greek home of travel writer Patrick Leigh Fermor.
Rob Walker investigates the mystery of a man found dead on a west London street.
James Naughtie thinks now is a timely moment for a reappraisal of Sir Walter Scott.
Peter Day explores the wayward genius of Irish writer Flann O'Brien on his centenary.
Actor David Morrissey celebrates Roger Hill, an unsung hero of the British arts scene.
Opera singer Andrea Baker explores the impact of Frederick Douglass's time in Scotland.
Folk singer Eliza Carthy discovers Manchester's 19th-century broadside ballads.
The best coverage of your local teams from the North West's biggest sports station.
BBC Radio Manchester
All the build-up and interviews ahead of today's matches involving our local teams.
Have your say on the day's local sporting action. Call 0161 228 2255.
Our preview of the weekend's local sporting action.
Jeanette Winterson presents a personal exploration of Manchester.
Fergal Keane takes a journey through the private notebooks and letters of Nelson Mandela.
Asian news and topical features, plus a great selection of Asian music.
BBC Local Radio
Celebrating the career of Venice-born conductor and composer Annunzio Mantovani.
Golwg ymchwiliadol ar bynciau llosg yng Nghymru a thu hwnt.
BBC Radio Cymru
Benjamin Ramm explores one of the strangest chapters in China's history - mango mania.
David Aaronovitch asks why Mao's Little Red Book captured the imagination of the west.
Exploring the Manhattan grid as city matrix, psychic space and a bold political ideal.
Dr Kat Arney meets a new generation of virtual cartographers, making maps to save lives.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland until 2.00pm.
Radio nan Gaidheal joins Radio Scotland.
Cerddoriaeth a chystadlaethau. Music and competitions.
Classic and cutting-edge music, with live sessions and archive performances
BBC Radio 6 Music
Rewind with Marc Riley.
Marc Riley unearths archive music interviews that share something in common.
Michael Butt's dramatisation of Marcel Proust's classic series of novels
Mathematician Marcus du Sautoy finds his favourite forms in some highly unlikely places.
Did British theatre great Noel Coward turn detective before the war?
Peter Riddell explores the background to the many extraordinary moments of her premiership
Simon Armitage travels to the edge of the page in his exploration of marginalia.
Marguerite Patten sums up a lifetime of food writing
Maria Elena Holly talks to Don McLean about her eight-month marriage to Buddy Holly.
Join Marian McNamee on BBC Coventry & Warwickshire.
BBC Coventry & Warwickshire
The best in country music with Marie Crichton.
Join Marie Lennon on BBC Wiltshire.
Mark Carter ... weekdays from 1600 on BBC Surrey ... be part of it!
The essential start to your day. News, weather, sport and travel with entertaining guests.
BBC Radio Gloucestershire
Join Mark Dean on BBC Radio Northampton.
BBC Radio Northampton
Each day have your say and share your stories and views. Call: 0115 934 3434.
BBC Radio Nottingham
Join Mark Forrest as he brings the best of the day's BBC Local Radio together.
To celebrate his 50th birthday, 5 live tells the story of Mark Kermode's lifetime in film.
BBC Radio 5 live
Mark Kermode leads a tour through soundtracks from his favourite movies
An exclusive insight into world of the brilliant and original choreographer Mark Morris.
Join Mark Murphy for his Big Conversation on the mid-morning show.
BBC Radio Suffolk
A selection of the best music released on vinyl between the 1960s and 1980s.
Join Mark Smith on BBC Radio Gloucestershire.
Lectures and sketches by the comedian, arguing the significance of historical figures
Comedian Mark Steel visits towns across the UK and creates a show for a local audience
Comedian and activist Mark Thomas creates a People's Manifesto
Stand-up, sketches and songs from comic Mark Watson
George and Kate are newly married and already facing the frustrations of their new life.
Robin is happily single when he wakes up in a parallel universe, with a wife and kids
Philip Sweeney on music, crime and culture in Marseille, 2013 European City of Culture.
A century ago the last passenger pigeon died. What drove billions of birds to extinction?
Join Martin Barrass on BBC Radio York.
BBC Radio York
The seafaring hero faces pirates and battles afloat. Stars Steven Pacey and Julia Swift.
Martin talks to locals and finds out their perfect weekend morning, plus great music.
Music, community and faith issues discussed, plus the Morning Service.
1998 retelling of The Snow Queen, with Tara Prendergast
Join Martin Kelner on BBC Radio Leeds.
BBC Radio Leeds
Science-fiction thriller in which a Britain of the future bans music
Not the football club, but a one-legged, partially sighted wheeler-dealer from Lancashire.
Contemporary horror story set in a remote Scottish country house