Medical programme exploring a different topic each week
Sarah Hall explores the popular sci-fi motif of an all-women society surviving without men
Bruce Lacey, legendary artist, performer and mischief-maker, reflects on his life.
Penny Marshall investigates cancer care in the UK
Adam Rutherford and Francine Stock examine the relationship between science and cinema.
Cerys Matthews celebrates the lives of some of the great women of country music
Artist Andrew Shoben explores a controversial idea to 'rotate or retire' public artworks.
Christopher Gabbitas explores the effects on singers of changing the pitch of their voice.
Richard Coles journeys in the footsteps of superstar monks.
Alexander McCall Smith explores the work of writers and their favourite characters.
Writer Garrett Carr reveals his unusual map of the Irish border.
Medical discussion phone-in programme with weekly guest experts
Naturalist and journalist Henry Nicholls traces the story of Chi-Chi the panda.
Series following the youngsters who went to Singapore in support of London's Olympic bid
Rana Mitter discovers the unexpected thinking behind China's welfare state.
Carrie Gracie presents a series exploring ten great lives from Chinese history
Sue Nelson investigates the humble source of the silicon chip.
Alex Stevenson explores musical diplomacy, as the Parliament and Bundestag choirs sing.
William Crawley travels to Winston Churchill's grave in the Oxfordshire village of Bladon.
Melvyn Bragg presents a celebration of the remarkable language of Sir Winston Churchill.
Two-part series looking at the fringes where suburbia meets the countryside
4 Extra Debut. An insight into the lives of London cycle couriers.
The story of Clair Patterson's discovery of the global contamination of the environment.
Bill Paterson marks the 70th anniversary of the Classics Illustrated comic book series.
For the best debate on global technology, social media and the internet.
Simon Cox with the latest developments and issues from the world of IT.
Chris Vallance explores the long-term results of the hacking of climate scientists' emails
Is the middle class in decline? The divide between a rich elite and those now clinging on.
The clue-based treasure hunt puts you in the driving seat. Challenge your local knowledge.
Rhaglen yn cynnwys darnau o'r archif. Programme featuring archive clip and recordings.
Comhradh, conaltradh agus cnuasachadh gach la. Debate, discussion and deliberation
How surfing is shaping Ireland's coastal communities, north and south of the border.
Rupert Holmes concludes his assessment of the legacy of songwriter Jimmy Van Heusen
Sreath a tha a' toirt feadhainn a bha uair ag obair còmhla, ri chèile a-rithist
Charles Wheeler presents personal interpretations about the end of the Second World War.
Five programmes exploring the ways in which people reveal their true selves to the world.
Debbie Wiseman tells the fascinating story of the composer of Captain Noah and Rumpole.
How Western classical music underpinned the golden age of the Hollywood film score.
Highlights from the party conferences
Cerys Matthews celebrates one of her musical heroines, gospel singer Mahalia Jackson.
Sally Marlow investigates the addictive nature of overeating and how we should treat it.
Winifred Robinson investigates changes to border controls in the wake of election results.
Sue MacGregor interviews broadcaster and foreign correspondent Alistair Cooke.
BBC correspondents forecast the leading news stories for the year ahead
Heather Couper presents a narrative history of astronomy
Programme looking at man's effect on the environment and how the environment reacts
Can we maintain the NHS much as we know it or do we need to envisage really big changes?
Programme serving everyone living in the countryside, and tackling issues affecting them
Catherine Bott on software that corrects out of tune singing but is also a creative tool.
Ian Peacock unravels the myth, science and psychology behind creativity.
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