Gyles Brandreth investigates the mystery of the missing teddy bears, the first ever made.
BBC Radio 4
A showcase for delightful and adventurous short documentaries from the UK and abroad
Peter Curran on Northern Ireland's burgeoning film industry.
Join Shourjo Sarkar on BBC Radio Manchester.
BBC Radio Manchester
BBC Amateur Scientist Ruth Brooks looks at how animals navigate, from cats to pigeons.
The highly successful Devon folk duo provide your Christmas Day afternoon entertainment.
BBC Radio Devon
Stuart Maconie looks at the career of the durable maverick pop duo Sparks.
Dr Chetna Kang and Toby Friedner focus on disability and mental health.
BBC Three Counties Radio
Lee Mack marks the centenary of Sid James with a fascinating look at his lesser-known work
Steph McGovern presents a two-part series on the global history of silk
Robert Sandall investigates the impact and legacy of punk.
Join Simeon Courtie on BBC Wiltshire.
Character comedy show written by and starring Simon Day
A mix of news, music and travel to take you home.
BBC Radio Merseyside
BBC London 94.9
Time Of Our Lives plays the big hits from two mystery years every weekday from 12noon.
An original mix of entertainment featuring live music and in-depth interviews.
BBC Radio 2
Simon Singh takes a quirky look at some of the most important numbers in mathematics.
Join Simon Talbot on BBC Radio Suffolk.
BBC Radio Suffolk
John Simpson reports from Afghanistan and asks how things have gone wrong.
Documentary looking at an unusual aspect of medical training.
The search for an elusive watery wonder in the aftermath of Sri Lanka's civil war.
Sam Lee marks the 90th anniversary of cellist Beatrice Harrison's duet with a nightingale.
Robert McCrum explores the literary mores of our age
Inspiring faith music every Sunday morning.
BBC WM 95.6
Comhradh is deaspad an fheasgair. Afternoon chat and discussion
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
Thirty minutes of the greatest songs of the sixties to start your weekend in style.
Up-and-coming sketch groups from the live UK comedy circuit
From Club Crazy to Deep and Dark with Skream.
BBC Radio 1
In a series mixing science with art, myth and poetry, Paul Farley explores sleep
Air chuairt a' comharrachadh beatha Iain Muir; Albannach, eòlaiche-nàdair 's àrainneachd.
Paul Mason visits Manila to assess the benefits of life in the world's poorest slums.
Chronicling the everyday life and struggle for inspiration of crime writer Gerald C Potter
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Materials scientist Mark Miodownik asks whether we could live without cash.
Comedy series set in an events management company, starring Prunella Scales
Kate Williams explores the history and development of the modern winning smile.
Comedy series by Paul Mendelson about a couple who have separated
Amber Marks explores the science of olfactory detection.
The exorcism business is booming - Jolyon Jenkins asks if and why demonism is on the rise.
How the power of the news media is used as a global government tool for influence
Astronomer Lucie Green looks at the dangers a solar superstorm could pose to us on Earth.
You choose the music from the featured Golden Year, with hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire
Assembly series for children aged 5 - 7.
Ethical and religious discussion that examines some of the larger questions of life
Stephen Evans talks to producer Rick Rubin about his work with the legendary Johnny Cash.
Developing music skills for children aged 5 - 7.
A mix of music to start your day.
BBC Radio Guernsey
Richard Langham Smith on the songs Debussy wrote for his muse Madame Vasnier.
Reem Kelani explores the role of music in the Egyptian revolution of early 2011.
The best show tunes with Alex Hall.
Bluegrass in the Cotswolds at the Sore Fingers Summer School.
Jenny Wilkes plays the best in Northern Soul, Tamla Motown, Atlantic, Stax and Philly.
Series about pieces of music with a powerful emotional impact
Science broadcaster Professor Trevor Cox explores the science of aural architecture.
Paul Gambaccini meets sound engineers James Lock and Geoff Emerick.
Series of programmes exploring film music
BBC Radio 3
Sean Street investigates the sound of fear, the noises and music that scare us, and why.
Tim Marlow explores the kinds of sounds and music that influence an artist's art and work.
BBC Radio Merseyside plays the pick of country music and reviews.
With Dave Swanton. Does what it says on the tin.
BBC Radio Lancashire
Phillip Hunt presents the brass band music programme.
Trevor Cox investigates the science of sound research
The very best of music from the 1960s, from the hits to the totally obscure
The best music from the 1980s - hits, classics, album tracks, 12" singles and rarities
Roger Law, co-creator of Spitting Image, discovers South Africa's satirical puppets.
Matthew Parris presents memorable despatches sent home by British diplomats down the ages
Mark D'Arcy examines the controversial approach of the Commons Speaker John Bercow.
Miranda Sawyer looks at one of music's most distinctive artists Siouxsie and the Banshees.
Join Richard Spendlove and Christopher South on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire.
BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
Chemist Andrea Sella investigates things that go flash in the dark.
Our sports team brings you the latest from your club, your county and around the world.
Featuring coverage of our Leicester and Leicestershire's local sports teams.
BBC Radio Leicester
Clare Balding charts how sport has shaped the British and how Britain has shaped sport
Coverage of sport on BBC Berkshire.
BBC Radio Berkshire
The best of the world's sports news.
BBC World Service
The inside and personal story of key moments from sporting history
A concise insight into the latest international sports news and results.
Breaking news from across the world of sport
BBC Radio Scotland
Our nightly sports phone-in.
BBC Radio Humberside
Your views and opinions on all the sports issues of the day.
BBC Radio Jersey
Shining a light on the world's sport stories and issues
Sporting commentary, analysis and debate
Garry Richardson looks at the main sports stories of the week and talks to the big names
BBC Radio 5 live
Live commentary from the English Premier League, interviews and topical sporting debate.
Local, national and international sport, with John Morrison.
Ayisha Yahya investigates the cause of the falling water levels in Lake Victoria.
Music from Scotland and Ireland.
Barry Johnston explores the early career of the legendary commentator Brian Johnston.
Series exploring how stage works have been adapted for the cinema
Series of comic plays starring Stanley Baxter
Tom Robinson explores Jimi Hendrix and the guitarist's political beliefs and outlook.
Edi Stark with revealing, thought-provoking interviews
Ray Brown recalls occasions when big stars played small venues.
Weekly discussion programme, setting the cultural agenda every Monday
Chris Bowlby tells the story of the attempt to rescue East Germany's Stasi secret files.