The journeys of two African migrants, from their dramatic rescue to settling in Europe
BBC World Service
William Boyd uncovers the extraordinary career of bestselling spy writer Helen MacInnes.
BBC Radio Scotland
8/13 Johnnie Walker looks at how Atlantic signed British acts such as the Rolling Stones.
BBC Radio 6 Music
1/3 Labour's Prince of Darkness Peter Mandelson looks back at his life via the sound archives.
BBC Radio 4
Tony Lidington traces the role of the clown in British humour.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
The history of the NHS told through one hospital - the QEII in Welwyn Garden City.
Ralph McLean talks to Paul Brady about his acclaimed 1981 breakthrough album Hard Station.
BBC Radio Ulster
4/4 Kathryn Williams and Tom McRae join Willm Gompertz to give a masterclass in hit love songs
Brian speaks with the outgoing head of BT in Wales, Ann Beynon.
BBC Radio Wales
New Zealand has dozens of tiny libraries, reflecting its distinct history and culture