A weekly reflection on a topical issue
Programme examining the ideas and forces which shape public policy in Britain and abroad
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
Adam Rutherford goes inside science to explore the research that is transforming our world
Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award
Sarfraz Manzoor explores a fascinating period of jazz music history in India.
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
Nikki Fox investigates the treatment of disabled people in British prisons.
Alan Dein takes nocturnal excursions via Facebook and Skype, discovering real-life dramas
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
Award-winning current affairs documentary series
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
Seris of documentaries looking towards the world of tomorrow and how we can prepare for it
Horticultural programme featuring a group of gardening experts
Neil MacGregor explores 600 years of Germany's complex and often challenging history.
Musician Goldie describes his story from a broken home to his success and later struggles.
Matthew Parris presents the biographical series
A look behind the scenes at Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre's Hamlet, with Maxine Peake.
Writer Le Ly Hayslip tells how she survived the Vietnam war and its aftermath.
Sarah Butler asks, can the Bangladesh garment industry become ethical and profitable?
Alex Bellos looks at the science behind learning maths and if school lessons reflect this.
Series about the world of work from vast corporations to modest volunteers
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the history of ideas
Acoustics expert Trevor Cox goes in search of the best venues for different types of music
Peter White with news and information for blind and partially sighted people.
Dr Mark Porter demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice
Tim Mansel on Sierra Leone's 5.8m asked to stay home for 72 hours in a bid to stem Ebola.
Following the travels of the winners of the annual BBC/RGS's dream journey competition
Immigrants to Britain share their stories with Mike Berlin
Documentary series exploring people's last days at work.
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
Documentary series telling original stories about real lives in Britain today
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy
Simon Armitage travels to the edge of the page in his exploration of marginalia.
Lively and diverse conversation with weekly guests
The latest news from the world of personal finance
Phone-in programme with discussion and advice on personal finance
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life
Andrea Sella returns to the Italian landscape of his childhood to see how it has changed.
Getting to the heart of country life with a look at individual farming endeavours
Interview series. Broadcasters talk to the people whose stories interest them most
Mariella Frostrup with the best in new fiction and non-fiction.
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