Why people choose to abstain from food for religious - and non-religious - reasons
BBC World Service
How do we develop a practical, reliable and cheap supply of renewable energy?
“None of these competitors were willing to back off a tenth of a second" Ron Howard
Tom Sutcliffe talks to Margaret Atwood, Vicky Featherstone and AC Grayling.
BBC Radio 4
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Grassroots news, views, issues and culture from across the North West community.
BBC Radio Foyle
1/5 Bettany Hughes' archaeology of philosophy. Who came up with the idea of an idea?
BBC Radio 4 FM only
Singer-songwriter Alistair Griffin and folk musician Peggy Seeger drop in on the show.
BBC Radio Scotland
2/4 Billy Connolly joins Janice Forsyth to shuffle through his MP3 player. (R)
Hugh Haughton explores how 'the uncanny' has shaped fiction, film, architecture and art. (R)
Trafodaeth ynglyn â chystadleuthau'r dydd a digwyddiadau'r maes yn yr Eisteddfod.
BBC Radio Cymru
Marie-Louise Muir covers film, television, music, books and the visual arts.
BBC Radio Ulster
Mark Lawson talks to actor Derek Jacobi as he publishes his autobiography.
Tom Service is joined by ten-time Academy Award-nominated composer James Horner.
BBC Radio 3
From Deal Or No Deal to No 1 selling producer and artist, this is Naughty Boy's story. (R)
BBC Radio 1
Barbara Windsor celebrates the life and career of Dorothy Squires. (R)
BBC Radio 2
Philip Dodd talks to Simon Schama about his History of the Jews. Plus Beeban Kidron.
1/5 Simon Heffer discusses the gritty world of the 1947 film It Always Rains on Sunday.
4/4 The history and culture of the four-letter word that starts with F.
Tuesday 17 September 2013