Bricklayer's son, ragtime pianist, major philanthropist: the lost story of Walter Harding.
BBC Radio 3
A dream-walk with Charles Dickens through the London night.
BBC World Service
7/30 Clare Balding looks at the era when footballers were gentlemen, both on and off the pitch.
BBC Radio 4
1/5 Anthony Horowitz explores family dysfunction through Roald Dahl's Matilda.
2/3 Mark explores the relationship between the public and the police.
6/30 Clare discovers the freedom that Victorian public school girls found on the sports field.
Global pressure on rare metal supplies, plus smarter lizards through climate change.
Geoff Watts meets researchers trying to find a new way to fight depression.
The award-winning Turkish novelist on how Rumi, the Sufi poet, has inspired her writing.
5/5 Louise journeys to the tiny Orkney island of Wyre, via the Ness of Brodgar neolithic dig.