Author Bernard Hare recalls a terrifying childhood experience which changed his life.
Sandi Toksvig is interviewed by Kirsty Young for Desert Island Discs.
Jarvis meets an unlucky trucker, a hopeful hitchhiker and a host of Scottish ghostbusters.
Obituary series, analysing and celebrating the lives of people who have recently died.
Mark Coles profiles the so-called 'Tatler Tory', Mark Clarke.
Overcoming the hatred of extremism, differences in belief and the loss of a loved one.
Hardeep Singh Kohli takes on a controversial cooking challenge.
Caroline Quentin, Lars Mytting on wood and the Inheritance Tracks of Carlos Acosta.
5/5 Pasternak is awarded the 1958 Nobel Prize in Literature but is forced to renounce it.
Lesley Garrett tells the story of operatic comedienne Joan Turner.
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