Exploring the legacy of musician and broadcaster Jack Jackson.
Can there be too many cellists? How Jacqueline Du Pre created a surfeit of cellists.
James Aldred encounters one of the world's most powerful birds of prey, the harpy eagle.
Professional tree climber James Aldred climbs one of Britain's tallest trees.
Peter White visits Dublin on the day the city pays tribute to Joyce's great novel Ulysses.
The adopted son of Hollywood bombshell Jane Russell explores his roots in Northern Ireland
What does the response to last year's tsunami and meltdown tell us about modern Japan?
Jarvis Cocker celebrates the life and work of literary wunderkind Carson McCullers.
Chandy Nath visits India to explore the extraordinary Jatropha plant.
Scientists analyse a small jawbone found in Kent's Cavern in Torquay over 80 years ago.
Finance guru Alvin Hall charts the rise of rap music entrepreneur Jay-Z.
Julian Joseph recounts how jazz diplomacy was used during the Cold War.
Mark Burman investigates when his father, Dave Burman, played hot jazz in Poland in 1956.
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Vishva Samani explores author JD Salinger's enduring relationship with Hindu philosophy.
How 3 months in rural Devon influenced one of the greatest chroniclers of urban New York.
Short stories from a collection by writer Janice Galloway
Gavin Esler and a panel of experts debate the foreign policies of the new Labour leader.
Jeremy Hardy returns to the airwaves with a broadcast of national comic import
Tom Mangold investigates the life of Jeremy Thorpe, the former Liberal leader.
How the American record industry responded to the assassination of President Kennedy.
Christopher Eccleston looks at the life and works of the socialist playwright Jim Allen.
Singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading talks to leading guitarists about their music
Billy Bragg tells the story of Jock Purdon and the history of songwriting about mining.
Short stories about a travelling showman's life in mid-Victorian England
Series of six comedy two-handers written by Cabin Pressure's John Finnemore.
Sketch show from the writer of Radio 4's Cabin Pressure, John Finnemore
Comic vignettes from the winner of the main prize at the 2014 Edinburgh Comedy Festival.
Sarfraz Manzoor explores Johnny Cash's interest in Scotland after tracing his Fife roots.
Jon Ronson and guests examine a series of diverse stories and subjects
Jonathan Edwards presents a series exploring how science shapes and explains our world
Sitcom about a young woman trying to build a more fulfilling life for herself in Glasgow
Following the travels of the winners of the annual BBC/RGS's dream journey competition
Immigrants to Britain share their stories with Mike Berlin
Lucy Kellaway explores UK office culture.
Steve Jones asks if people can be 'born bad"'- as was said of the infamous Jukes family.
Julia Langdon on changes to Parliament over 40 years, with Betty Boothroyd and Ken Clarke.
Panel game in which players must speak for one minute on any subject asked of them
Vivienne Parry explores the science behind Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories.
Allan Little on the legacy of the ICTY and its place in transitional justice.