1/4 Mark Lamarr traces Perry's formative years.
BBC Radio 6 Music
2/2 Exploring the cult classic Jamaican film The Harder They Come and its cultural legacy
BBC World Service
Quentin Cooper takes a look at the new materials that can mend themselves.
Bob Harris looks at the fourth series of The Old Grey Whistle Test.
Felicity Evans covers the debate over the proposed M4 relief road to the south of Newport.
BBC Radio Wales
1/4 Tarek Osman traces the characters and ideas that have shaped the modern Arab world.
BBC Radio 4
People join world leaders for Nelson Mandela's memorial service in Johannesburg
What is the effect of increasing numbers of tourists visiting wildlife hotspots?
A' leantainn Alasdair MhicAmhlaigh air an t-slighe chun na ministrealachd.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
How the Franciscans used the carol to make the birth of Jesus a focus for the church.
22/30 Featuring readings of the words of children about the effect on the 20th-century wars.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
2/5 The scale of the author's ambition dawns on him, so he makes allies among the cognoscenti.
Timandra Harkness explores the benefits and challenges from huge amounts of recorded data.
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Julian Marshall presents highlights from Nelson Mandela’s Memorial service, and how So...
Simon Jack tells the surprising story of the US Federal Reserve.
1/4 Tarek Osman traces the characters and ideas that have shaped the modern Arab world. (R)
Michael Buerk assesses the work of Nelson Mandela's aid charities. (R)
BBC Radio 2
4/6 Brian and Robin explore mathematics, infinity and the role of numbers in everyday life.
2/4 Mark Lamarr continues his profile of musician and producer Lee 'Scratch' Perry.
Bob Harris is joined by Brian May and has a new session from Emmylou Harris.