Laurie Taylor tells the story of how Nelson Mandela became a moral icon in Britain.
BBC Radio 4
In a special edition of the series, Johnnie talks to one of his musical heroes, Paul Simon
BBC Radio 2
2/2 Can Nelson Mandela's writing help us understand the man behind the icon?
BBC World Service
1/2 Listen to Mandela's thoughts on the night of his release from Robben Island
2/2 Peter Curran tells the story of the Enfield 8000, Britain's pioneering electric car.
Bluebirds? Over Dover? Ian Hislop delves into the chequered history of the wartime anthem.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Eye on Wales archive coverage of Nelson Mandela's only visit to Wales, in 1998.
BBC Radio Wales
Bob Harris celebrates the classic music programme.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Allan Little tells the life story of Nelson Mandela, from prisoner to president.
Tributes to Mandela, from those who knew him, or have been moved by his life and work