Jeremy Summerly discovers what he believes is the first carol in the English language.
BBC Radio 4
21/30 The experiences of children exiled from or arrived in Britain under the British Empire.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
1/4 Tarek Osman traces the characters and ideas that have shaped the modern Arab world.
2/3 A hectic social visit to Bath with his family, from the diary of the Somerset parson.
How the Franciscans used the carol to make the birth of Jesus a focus for the church.
22/30 Featuring readings of the words of children about the effect on the 20th-century wars.
1/4 Tarek Osman traces the characters and ideas that have shaped the modern Arab world. (R)
Louise Welsh investigates tales of murder and Scottish kings, continuing with James II.
BBC Radio Scotland