3/5 Rushdie describes eventful days at Cambridge before moving to his first job in advertising
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
How pig paternity tests are being used to fight meat mislabelling in Ireland.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Druids of ancient Europe.
4/5 Salman Rushdie describes his life after working in advertising.
Dame Anne Owers, women at the top of banking, and why do some women love bad boys?
The BBC's foreign correspondents take a closer look at the stories behind the headlines.
Roger Luckhurst goes in search of the original Curse of the Mummy's Tomb.
New guidelines on cosmetic surgery, electric cars and house prices. With Winifred Robinson
9/10 Juliet Gardiner considers Orwell's haunting visions and iconic images of the near-future.
1/6 Clare is in Richmond Park exploring a sculptor's unique view of London's animal park-life.
World affairs broadcaster Mike Wooldridge appeals on behalf of Hospice Care Kenya.
4/10 A young man sees his father in a new light as he suspects that history is repeating itself
Jonathan Pryce on prototype vibrators and Benicio del Toro on Latino stereotypes.
Climate computer modelling and its use in determining future UK energy policy.
Actor Rupert Everett on his new memoir, novelist Deborah Levy and Big Boys Go Bananas!*.
Why has London Metropolitan University lost its licence to sponsor overseas students?
Evan Davis and guests consider whether talk of the decline of Europe is exaggerated.
3/24 Is it going to be brownfield sites that will provide the room for wildlife to flourish?
Damien Hirst and others reflect on the forces that produced a brash, bold group of artists (R)
Friday 21 September 2012