Celebrating poetry worldwide with poem from St Vincent and the Grenadines.
BBC Radio Scotland
An interview with Mali's Oumou Sangaré and the world's premier banjo player, Béla Fleck.
BBC World Service
Celebrating poetry worldwide with a poem from Sudan read by Mawahib El Tahir.
Hywel Gwynfryn a'r tîm yn fyw o'r Eisteddfod Genedlaethol ym Mro Morgannwg.
BBC Radio Cymru
Vivien Goldman on the importance of the steamy 1950s novel that was ahead of its time.
BBC Radio 4
4/5 Donald Macleod tells the story of Berlioz's extensive wanderings around Europe.
BBC Radio 3
News, views, issues, culture and sport from across the north west.
BBC Radio Foyle
Claire Sweeney and Matthew Kelly discuss their take on Educating Rita.
Uchafbwyntiau gweithgareddau'r Babell Lên yn Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru Bro Morgannwg.
4/5 John Simpson on Claud Cockburn's left-wing promulgation of untruth in Spain's Civil War.
Huma Qureshi shares some money saving tips on dental care.
BBC Asian Network
Michael Ondaatje talks about his 1992 Booker prize-winning novel The English Patient.
If you think London's diverse community and music scene has gone missing then here it is.
Matthew Sweet chats with Jeremy Renner about his role as the lead in The Bourne Legacy.
Suzy Klein's guests include pianist Barry Douglas and the National Youth Brass Band.
Lynette Fay covers film, television, music, books and the visual arts.
BBC Radio Ulster
Jack Whitehall's latest comedy reviewed, Edinburgh fringe so far, bartering for theatre.
Writer and broadcaster Ian Sansom explores Belfast's burgeoning poetry scene.
Uchafbwyntiau gweithgareddau'r Babell Lên yn Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru Bro Morgannwg. (R)
Historian Sean Street explores Philip Larkin's relationship with radio.
News, music and entertainment in Hindi/Urdu with Gagan Grewal sitting in for Sanjay Sharma
Celebrating poetry worldwide with a poem from Syria read by Manhal Alnasser.
Poet Kei Miller introduces poems from around the world as part of Poetry 2012.
Friday 10 August 2012