Older people in residential care - a landmark study. Also, an archaeology of homelessness.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
Proposals to relax testing for BSE in cattle are welcomed by vets and the meat industry.
Andrew Marr talks with Katinka Barysch, Gisela Stuart, Douglas Carswell and Karen Leeder.
1/5 Tom Reiss's new book reveals that Alexandre Dumas' father inspired his son's novels.
Tanni Grey-Thompson, Stooshe perform live, and why more women are taking up farming.
After a cancer diagnosis, musician Nile Rodgers walks the streets of New York.
Selling your clothes, cutting deaths among young drivers and attracting bands to your town
1/5 Novelist and poet Matthias Politycki explores the shifting image of his native country.
The nationwide general knowledge quiz, chaired by Russell Davies.
Sheila Dillon meets finalists in the Food and Farming Awards offering ideas for the future
Novelist Naomi Alderman investigates the extraordinary subculture of internet fan fiction.
2/6 Katy Brand joins Brian and Robin to discuss some unusual avenues of scientific research.
Sports Book of the Year, Clint Eastwood back on screen, Evening Standard Theatre Awards.
David Shukman travels to Jordan to find out if science can bring peace in the Middle East.
El Salvador's gangs have made a truce. The murder rate has plummeted. Can it last?
Quentin Cooper investigates the science in the news and the news in science.
Sean Curran with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
Tuesday 27 November 2012