1/2 Horatio walks with former soldiers over Pen y Fan, the highest peak in southern Britain.
BBC Radio 4
Lenny Henry tells the story of August Wilson, America's greatest modern black playwright
BBC World Service
8/10 Sir David Cannadine explores Winston Churchill's vexed relationship with money.
Historian Justin Champion on 17th-century polymath Francis Bacon.
1/3 Anne-Marie Duff narrates stories of survival and resilience on Coventry's ring road.
Billy Kay explores the strong links between espionage and diplomacy in Scottish history.
BBC Radio Scotland
1/4 John Sessions unpicks some medieval myths about wandering minstrels and motley fools.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
2/6 Neneh Cherry looks at Billie Holiday's musicianship.
BBC Radio 6 Music
1/4 One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland.
24/52 Alan Freeman explores the relationship between musicians and drugs.