Tribute to Antony Hopkins, composer and presenter of the radio series Talking About Music
Robert McCrum explores the stories of great British publishers
Reviews, reports and analysis in a weekly round-up of Wales's thriving arts scene
History series investigating stories taken from archive newspapers
John Waite asks why one of the world's most successful publishers has hit hard times.
Michael Morpurgo on the changing experience of learning to read over the last 70 years
Irma Kurtz travels to Monet's Giverny garden to hear how losing his sight changed his work
Roger Law explores some unexpected corners of China's rich and varied culture
Roger McGough reveals who Monika really was.
British musician and poet Akala examines the culture of his Rastafarian heritage
Mark Radcliffe explores the continued success and appeal of the little white bear.
John Toal looks at health, relationships, hobbies & family alongside great music & chat.
Sharp, critical discussion of the week's cultural events, with Tom Sutcliffe and guests
Adam Rutherford talks to the scientific advisors behind some well-known films and TV shows
Series examining the role of state secrecy in Britain
Neil MacGregor uncovers the stories twenty objects tell us about Shakespeare's world.
Robert Sandall investigates the impact and legacy of punk.
Kate Williams explores the history and development of the modern winning smile.
How the power of the news media is used as a global government tool for influence
Science broadcaster Professor Trevor Cox explores the science of aural architecture.
Series of programmes exploring film music
Tim Marlow explores the kinds of sounds and music that influence an artist's art and work.
Series exploring how stage works have been adapted for the cinema
Weekly discussion programme, setting the cultural agenda every Monday
Cilla talks about her life as the most popular female singer of the 60s.
Rhaglen gelfyddyd yn edrych ar y sinema, llyfrau, cerddoriaeth a sgwrs.
The complex history of the Notting Hill Carnival, with writer and actor Kwame Kwei-Armah
Mark Burman strips away the layers of Stuart Freeborn's remarkable life in movie make-up.
Late-night discussion show.
Revealing everything listeners ever wanted to know about the symphony
Terence Blacker explores politically incorrect music over the last century
Artist Tacita Dean travels to Unesco in Paris on a mission to save photochemical film.
Familiar pieces of classical music re-examined.
Lyse Doucet asks diplomats and politicians how we should engage with brutal regimes.
Christine Finn explores how authors' archive is kept, now they write on screens not paper.
Razia Iqbal talks to a series of well-known authors from Britain and around the world.
How Tarzan has enjoyed a hundred years swinging through the jungle of popular culture.
Exploring the vast archive of Chaplin's unfinished scripts, letters and press cuttings
Paul Morley on the 7-inch single's grand relative - the 12-inch - and its peak in the 80s.
Mark Rickards meets the author of The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho.
Andrew Collins tells the story of Alan Smithee, prolific film director who never existed.
Bob Dickinson visits a new festival of contemporary art in a nuclear bunker in Bosnia.
Russell Davies interviews A-list legends of music, art, comedy and film
Richard Coles on the inspiration to artists of darkness and the Northern lights in Norway.
Will Gompertz examines objects in the Royal Collection that define the British monarchy.
Peter Day salutes the graphic artists whose canvas was Radio Times, 90 years old this week
Will Gompertz investigates the artworks kept in our homes.
Midge Ure investigates water's role as a constantly flowing source of musical inspiration.
Music, TV, books, film and the arts – everything that's new in global culture
An insightful, humorous piece of reportage from inside the barber shop.
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