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4/5 For 30 years, the French writer Raymond Queneau and Iris Murdoch exchanged letters. (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
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A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with author Rebecca Manley Pippert.
Whether diversification into cheesemaking is the way to go.
Chris Packham presents the Madagascan harrier-hawk from Madagascar. (R)
Morning news. Includes Sports Desk, Yesterday in Parliament, Weather, Thought for the Day.
Kirsty Young talks to film-maker, writer and producer Gurinder Chadha. (R)
5/5 For many years, Iris Murdoch's relationship with Brigid Brophy was a volatile one.
The Singh twins, Amrit and Rabindra - two artists who prefer to be referred to as one.
5/5 Imad crossed the water two days ago. There is still no news.
Alan Dein meets a 108-year-old family firm of funeral directors.
1/4 A star-studded cast has great fun with Michael Frayn's hilarious new take on our world.
5/5 Will Self concludes his 600-mile road trip on the trail of physicist James Clerk Maxwell.
US retailers and consumers are cooling towards the big discounts of Black Friday.
The latest weather forecast.
Mark Mardell presents news on the Paris memorial, Labour in trouble and Syria strategy.
5/5 Cerys Matthews and Tris Penna consider the legacy of the UK's first gramophone records.
Here's to Helen Titchener! (R)
7/9 Artist Claude's obsession to create 'the' masterpiece wreaks havoc. By Martin Jameson.
Peter Gibbs hosts the horticultural panel programme from Louth in Lincolnshire.
A young physicist clings to science as the world he knows collapses and contracts.
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Obituary series, analysing and celebrating the lives of people who have recently died.
Should a BBC presenter have expressed his own views on Christianity and homosexuality?
He died over ten years ago, but Sharon still needs permission to move on with her life.
News interviews, context and analysis.
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3/6 Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches.
More than a canape is shared at the ball.
Richard Eyre discusses his adaptation of Ibsen's play Little Eyolf. Kirsty Lang presents.
5/5 Imad crossed the water two days ago. There is still no news. (R)
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate from Manchester Metropolitan University.
A weekly reflection on a topical issue.
'No man, not even a prince, is above the law.' How a Saudi prince was brought to justice.
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5/5 The dwarf's terrible secret is finally revealed.
Harriett Gilbert debates favourite books with Shirley Williams and Margaret Drabble.
Mark D'Arcy reports from Westminster.
An appreciation of a church building isn't dependent on a belief in God.
5/5 For many years, Iris Murdoch's relationship with Brigid Brophy was a volatile one. (R)
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Spiritual reflection and prayer to start the day with the Rev Duncan MacLaren.
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