Penny Marshall investigates cancer care in the UK
Adam Rutherford and Francine Stock explore the relationship between film and science.
Artist Andrew Shoben explores a controversial idea to 'rotate or retire' public artworks.
Roger Harrabin examines the science, politics and solutions of climate.
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.
Francine Stock's history of the alluring yet elusive quality that is charisma
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
Clare Jenkins tells the story of children cared for in 'scattered homes' of Sheffield.
Mike Thomson reports from Northern Iraq on the changing role of child soldiers.
Mark Mardell explores the relationship between the world's two greatest powers.
Clive Anderson visits China to find out why success at the sport has eluded the country.
Rana Mitter discovers the unexpected thinking behind China's welfare state.
Anna Chen finds out what novelty toys tell us about Britain's relationship with China.
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.
Sharmini Selvarajah meets interfaith families facing the 'December dilemma'.
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
Bill Paterson marks the 70th anniversary of the Classics Illustrated comic book series.
Technological and digital news from around the world.
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.
Lamine anime le forum des auditeurs inconditionnels de la radio de référence avec un mot d'ordre: "You Stay Strong !".
The clue-based treasure hunt puts you in the driving seat. Challenge your local knowledge.
Aleks Krotoski tells the story of the languages that have been used to talk to machines.
Rhaglen yn cynnwys darnau o'r archif. Programme featuring archive clip and recordings.
Còmhradh, conaltradh agus cnuasachadh gach là. Debate, discussion and deliberation.
Fresh revelations about the Cambridge spies Guy Burgess and Donald Maclean.
How surfing is shaping Ireland's coastal communities, north and south of the border.
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.
Inside the booming and lucrative business of multinational companies suing governments.
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.
Tarik O'Regan offers a portrait of New York, siren city for composers from the Old World.
Jolyon Jenkins finds out about the state-school boys who won scholarships to Eton.
Trevor Cox asks whether compression can detract from our enjoyment of recorded music.
Hannah Fry reveals the UK's lead role in developing computer technologies we rely on today
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.