2/3 Stories from the year that changed the face of the Middle East with the BBC's Jeremy Bowen
BBC Radio 4
Lucy Kellaway explores the complexities of having considerable personal wealth.
2/3 Professor Hugh Cunningham explores the lives of the 'deserving' and 'undeserving' poor.
Tommy Sandhu meets some of Southall's estimated 200 homeless Asians.
BBC Asian Network
5/6 Dara O'Briain joins the Infinite Monkeys Robin Ince and Brian Cox for science/comedy chat.
Richard Coles on the inspiration to artists of darkness and the Northern lights in Norway.
11/15 In 1870, the telegraph system came under the control of the post office.
The ups and downs of the Durban summit, plus empty homes and the great beaver audit.
BBC World Service
1/3 Stories from the year that changed the face of the Middle East with the BBC's Jeremy Bowen
Kevin Fong looks at new techniques aiming to cure all viral infections.