2/8 The Man in Black tells of the kidnapping of a green pop star with something to hide.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
1/3 Assembled monster turned B&B landlady, Brenda investigates a mysterious Whitby radio host.
8/10 Jolene being grumpy about Kenton's surprise is the least of his problems.
3/5 Henry Irving and Ellen Terry grow closer - until a death alters their romance.
The new Mrs de Winter is haunted by memories of her husband's first wife.
4/4 Fogg takes drastic action over the Atlantic, but will he get to the Reform Club in time?
1/5 Scientist mouse Eek escapes from the future and enlists the help of three children.
4/6 Lord Peter Wimsey and his bride try to recreate the circumstances of Noakes's murder.
6/15 Seeking safety in the Dorset countryside, the Englishman sets about building a shelter.
1/5 Ross King tells the fascinating story of one of history's greatest artistic masterpieces.
BBC Radio 4 FM only
1/2 Irish adventurer Redmond Barry is forced to leave home and serve in the Seven Years War.
1/5 The police drama starring Maxine Peake returns to Radio 4 with a bizarre case.
BBC Radio 4
1/5 A raw and poignant short story about motherhood and the elusive work-life balance.
Hayley tries to keep the peace.
All of Sally's plans unravel when David comes to visit. By Nick Payne, with Olivia Colman. (R)
193/216 The 19th century saw reform, industrialisation and a mass exodus to new territories.
11/15 Across a tense and crowded courtroom, Adela Quested begins her testimony against Dr Aziz.
1/5 Dramatisation following the playwright's tough childhood to his late marriage.
Indira Varma reads Katherine Mansfield's classic 1921 story of a night-time sea voyage. (R)
BBC Radio 3
2/20 Captain Jet Morgan is bound for Mars, but one of his crew is adrift in space.
3/7 The Time Lord finds an ally and learns why the evil Adrasta wields such power on Chloris.
Lilian's suspicions are aroused.
6/10 By Andrew Miller. Work begins, but the spades disturb more than the cemetery earth.
Tuesday 28 August 2012