A look back on the cultural highlights of 2012 from Africa.
BBC World Service
A celebration of entertaining radio football commentaries pulled from the BBC archives. (R)
BBC Radio 5 live
Simon and Mark present highlights from the show this year plus Mark's Top 12 of 2012.
Libby Purves looks back over the last decade, with guests including Sir Trevor Nunn.
BBC Radio 4
8/10 Marina Warner explores the Grimm brothers' tales.
Steve Hewlett explores the dark art of festive TV scheduling, and talks to David Jason.
Marc Wringe agus dithis air aoigheachd a' bruidhinn air Home le Toni Morrison.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
Johnnie Walker celebrates 40 years of innovation and musical masterpieces with Bryan Ferry
BBC Radio 2
Neil Young, Pete Townshend, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and more on their musical roots.
Cultural highlights of 2012 with the BBC World Service's partner stations in North America
Tom Armitage says learning to write computer code means learning to think in a modern way.
Franny Armstrong looks at the explosive impact of Rachel Carson's 1962 book Silent Spring.
Thursday 27 December 2012