8/9 Matthew Parris hears from David Blunkett about the life of Louis Braille. (R)
Sisters reflect on the impact that leaving Rhodesia in their teens has had on their lives.
Journalist and novelist Tony Parsons joins Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir.
Kirsty Young talks to castaway and former Bletchley girl Pamela Rose.
Reflections on life under white rule in Rhodesia, before Zimbabwe's independence.
Matthew Bannister on a scientist, a cyclist, a blind campaigner, a conductor, an actress. (R)
9/9 Crime writer Val McDermid discusses the life of PD James. With literary critic Peter Kemp.
Memories of horrific injuries from a fire, and how Airfix kits aided recovery.
Kirsty Young talks to castaway and former Bletchley girl Pamela Rose. (R)
Obituary series, analysing and celebrating the lives of people who have recently died.