12/30 Scholar of the Anglo-Saxons Lilian Groves explores the life and times of St Bede.
BBC Radio 3
Can the NHS afford to have more senior doctors working out of hours? Jane Deith reports.
BBC Radio 4
Radio 4 has been granted access to track work with some of the UK most troubled families.
John Laurenson reports on the role of religion in Western Europe’s biggest shantytown.
BBC World Service
The US government's experiment on a group of African-American men without their knowledge
It is 120 years since the birth of the great Expressionist painter.
Katharine Whitehorn, 84, tackles the twentysomethings facing tough life choices.
Striker Osei Kofi on how the Ghanaian football team dominated Africa in the 1960s.
In 1973 the landmark decision was made in the US Supreme Court which made abortion legal
Thirty years ago, the former Gestapo chief, Klaus Barbie, was arrested in Bolivia.