The stories of three women in a touching exploration of what it means to be childless.
Helena Kennedy talks to eminent lawyers and judges who stand out from the legal crowd.
A weekly reflection on a topical issue
Matthew Taylor presents a different kind of discussion programme.
Miles Warde explores the life of American photographer Ansel Adams on tape.
Listeners respond to the issues raised in the preceding edition of Any Questions?
Topical discussion posing questions to a panel of political and media personalities
A look back at programmes and recordings from the BBC archives
Ed Docx discovers that John Donne can be a poet for life.
Adam Rutherford goes inside science to explore the research that is transforming our world
Series exploring the truth in claims that the UK is experiencing a housing bubble.
The Sunday morning news magazine programme. Presented by Paddy O'Connell
Programme looking at man's effect on the environment and how the environment reacts
Series focusing on foreign affairs issues
Guests are invited to choose the eight records they would take to a desert island
Shark biologist Gareth Fraser explores Jaws, 40 years after Peter Benchley created it.
James Naughtie explores how the Scottish referendum is impacting on friends and family.
Most published science papers are untrue, but few ever get tested. Jolyon Jenkins reports.
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
Investigating every aspect of the food we eat
Series of thought-provoking talks
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents, journalists and writers
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language
Horticultural programme featuring a group of gardening experts
Matthew Parris presents the biographical series
Robin Ince explores our timeless fascination with the self-help shelf.
Series about the world of work from vast corporations to modest volunteers
Anna Scott-Brown hears tales of loss and hope, turned to poetry by Michael Symmons Roberts
Peter White with news and information for blind and partially sighted people.
Dr Mark Porter demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice
The story of a Canadian school music recording that inspired the film School of Rock.
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
Dominic Sandbrook explores how the first generation of radio listeners learned to listen.
Documentary series telling original stories about real lives in Britain today
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy
Writer Lucy Mangan selects five different economic remedies from literature.
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life
Horatio Clare tells the story of the unconventional anthropologist Colin Turnbull.
Rufus Hound invites a guest to read extracts from their teenage diaries
Getting to the heart of country life with a look at individual farming endeavours
Mariella Frostrup with the best in new fiction and non-fiction.
Countryside magazine featuring the people and wildlife that shape the landscape of Britain
A selection of highlights from the past week on BBC radio.
Writer Ian Sansom attempts to adapt for radio William Langland's medieval dream poem.
Our relationship with plants: a major new history by Kew's science director Kathy Willis.
An insight into the character of an influential figure making news headlines
Robert McCrum explores the stories of great British publishers
Highlighting a charity and appealing for donations. The presenters donate their time.
Old BBC programmes chopped up and turned into something new.
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