James Reason explores how patient safety can be improved by doctors admitting mistakes
Historical investigation programme, taking a document as a starting point
Why do writers find happiness such a difficult emotion to capture on the page?
Could an independent Scotland align itself with the Nordic Pact? Allan Little investigates
Geoff Watts explores the value of public engagement in research
Martin Reeve follows the fortunes of street theatre in Britain over the last 40 years.
Five Radio 4 presenters return to a place that had special significance for them in 1986
Danny Dorling uses the Domesday Reloaded data to explore how Britain has changed.
Alan Dein takes nocturnal excursions via Facebook and Skype, discovering real-life dramas
Talking about London's diverse communities and the issues affecting them.
Gardening roadshow with self confessed gardening novice, Dave Andrews.
Benjamin Zephaniah reassesses dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson's 1978 debut album.
Razia Iqbal in conversation with some of the world's greatest architects.
How the pilotless drone aircraft is controversially transforming air warfare.
Tales from his childhood in Bernera, Lewis as told by the psychologist, Donald Macleod
6Music DJ Shaun Keaveny meets the scientists investigating why songs get stuck in our head
Gary Younge tells the story of Ebony, the magazine that redefined African-American life.
Schoolchildren in Fife are learning Latin for the first time. Natalie Haynes investigates.
Join Ed Doolan on BBC WM.
Shaimaa Khalil travels across Egypt, hearing the voices of her fellow countrymen.
Einstein said the most joy in his life came from his violin. Brian Foster investigates.
Coverage of the 2010 general and local elections
Chemical elements: where do we get them and how do they fit into our economy?
Dr Justin Champion examines the life and times of Elizabeth I's more unusual subjects.
Cleveland Watkiss and Dame Cleo marvel at Ella Fitzgerald's Mac the Knife and give it a go
Dr Mark Lythgoe investigates the science of erasing memories.
Henning Wehn investigates 'Ostrock' - the East German rock and pop music scene.
Essex born and bred, writer Ian Sansom goes back to the county that made him who he is.
Connie St Louis investigates ethnic marketing in the pharmaceutical industry.
Allan Little looks at the changing dynamic of the European Union, as power heads east.
Allan Little looks at key moments and issues that brought the EU to the current crisis
Lucy Ash profiles five controversial characters from different corners of the continent
Chris Bowlby looks at how the far right is influencing mainstream European politics
Former federal chairman Alan Greenspan in conversation with Evan Davis.
Your drive-time catch up of what's happening in Northern Ireland and abroad.
Travel magazine, featuring travellers' tales, experiences and anecdotes
Justin Rowlatt interviews the world's greatest economists
Adam Rutherford presents a three-part series on extinction
Travelling with the extreme commuters; a modern phenomenon.
Felicity Evans reports on the stories that matter in Wales.
Original investigations into social injustice, public policy, inefficiency and fraud
John Andrew returns to Paris where he lost his heart to 60s icon Francoise Hardy.
Nick Ross investigates the health impact of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident.
The life and changing times of Woman's Weekly as it celebrates its centenary.
Can Harry Potter fans change the world? Jolyon Jenkins looks at the growth of fan activism
A weekly look at farming and countryside issues, including the latest on new technology
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
Getting to the heart of country life with a look at individual farming endeavours.
Series investigating the deaths of various creatures
The story of the Catholic priest behind the most important scientific theory of our time.
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