2/3 Marc Almond looks at the darker side of French singer-songwriter Jacques Brel.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Is the latest adaptation of JRR Tolkien’s epic fantasy work worth all the hype?
BBC World Service
3/6 Writer and broadcaster Phil Rickman explores the fascinating world of books.
BBC Radio Wales
Libby Purves meets Strictly judge Bruno Tonioli and biographer Michael Holroyd.
BBC Radio 4 FM only
Brian Kernohan presents news, views, issues, culture and sport from across the north west.
BBC Radio Foyle
Hacked Off's plans after Leveson and NewsCorp's plans for its UK papers.
BBC Radio 4
Rhaglen yn cynnwys darnau o'r archif gyda John Hardy. (R)
BBC Radio Cymru
Marie-Louise Muir covers film, television, music, books and the visual arts.
BBC Radio Ulster
Peter Stead looks at the social and political legacy of miner Bert Coombes' autobiography.
An all-female staging of Julius Caesar and Mike Bartlett on his first TV drama.
Mark Wilson presents a second special programme on the Ulster-Scots in Pennsylvania.
Author Jonathan Wilson discusses goalkeepers from around the world.
Amber Dermont explains the benefits of an unhappy childhood.
Presented by Matthew Sweet. With Michael Grandage and Jonas Mekas.
BBC Radio 3
3/3 Marc Almond looks at how Brel sensationally quit singing at the height of his career.
Thursday 6 December 2012