How scientists turned penicillin into the world's first anti-biotic medicine.
BBC World Service
4/5 Former Olympic fencer Richard Cohen on swordplay in Dumas's The Three Musketeers.
BBC Radio 3
29/30 Clare Balding explores the way television has changed our relationship with sport forever.
BBC Radio 4
Comedian and musician Rich Morton explores the laid-back world of lounge music.
3/5 Author Richard T Kelly on rugby league in Lindsay Anderson's film This Sporting Life.
28/30 Clare Balding explores the demise of the amateurism in rugby union.
1/2 Giles Edwards follows the work of three of the government's trainee community organisers.
What drives fathers to kill their families and themselves? Jane Deith investigates.
It is 25 years since a car ferry capsized outside the Belgian port.
2/5 Writer Lynne Truss on the celebrity racehorse Eclipse captured in Stubbs's 1770 portrait.