The story of George VI's speech declaring war on Germany in 1939
BBC World Service
1/2 Andy Peebles presents a profile of the American writers and producers.
BBC Radio 6 Music
David Quantick continues his look at music's love affair with the 45 rpm single.
1/3 Synonymous with the Renaissance, why did the Medici family bank act as patron to artists?
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Giving Africa's obscure musical gems a new lease of life
4/4 Peter Jackson talks to former rugby league player and Port Talbot boy Mike Nicholas. (R)
BBC Radio Wales
Was the Renaissance really a renaissance? Was Donatello's David just political posturing?
5/5 Robert McCrum explores the publishing life of Carmen Callil, founder of Virago Press. (R)
BBC Radio 4
Whatever happened to the dream of living under the sea? Helen Scales investigates.
Tha Ailean Caimbeul a' tadhal air Seathaigearraidh 's an uair sin Òs, baile Màiri Mhòr.
BBC Radio Nan Gàidheal
3/5 With their ship locked in ice, the crew attempt to walk across the frozen Antarctic waters
Rebecca Morelle examines how children could be born with DNA from three people. (R)
Tha Ailean Caimbeul a' tadhal air Seathaigearraidh 's an uair sin Òs, baile Màiri Mhòr. (R)
2/2 Andy Peebles presents a profile of the American writers and producers.
David Quantick takes a look at the workings of the singles industry.
Santa Bárbara Bendita - the song that helps Spain's miners face the uncertain times ahead
Thursday 4 September 2014