Why are women in the Mormon church barred from becoming priests?
BBC World Service
Marc Riley unearths a 1977 interview with The Sex Pistols.
BBC Radio 6 Music
John Wilson meets behind-the-scenes staff and visitors to major art exhibitions in London.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Adrian Chiles travels with Britain's growing band of professional storytellers.
How doctors fitted a man with a permanent battery-operated heart in 1994
Most published science papers are untrue, but few ever get tested. Jolyon Jenkins reports.
BBC Radio 4
Horatio Clare tells the story of the unconventional anthropologist Colin Turnbull.
2/5 Writer Lucy Mangan looks at the economic theories in The Treasure Seekers by E Nesbit.
Prof Ngaire Woods examines how international cooperation is evolving.
8/10 Barry Manilow looks at the work of British songwriters Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley. (R)
BBC Radio 2
1/2 Another chance to hear Robbie Vincent talk to soul singer Bobby Womack.
1/3 Marc Almond delivers a personal exploration of the life and works of Jacques Brel.
Wednesday 27 August 2014