The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 Rudyard Kipling talks of the boche with John Scott-Ellis.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
Prayer and reflection with the Rev Dr Janet Wootton.
Anna Hill hears how over a million tonnes of sugar is harvested on British farms.
Nick Clegg on the economy, plus musician Ry Cooder on taking on the bankers.
5/5 Ex M15 boss Eliza Manningham-Buller discusses foreign policy in her third Reith Lecture.
2/5 Helen Keller and Martha Graham. By Craig Brown.
Jane Garvey presents. Cook the Perfect quiche; Patricia Routledge; fashion trends.
2/5 In a forest in northern Russia, pilot Lenya longs to see his pregnant girlfriend Vera.
18/30 Saving Species reports from the North Slope of Alaska to find the Spectacled Eider duck.
The crime writer Val McDermid on how boarding school novels inspired her to be a writer.
With Julian Worricker. Should high earners have to pay the 50p tax rate?
The latest weather forecast.
With Martha Kearney. National and international news.
1/2 Lowri Blake talks to young British musicians about performing Mahler's final Adagio.
Joe and Eddie make a tentative suggestion.
2/5 Jewish doctor Sofya is taken prisoner in Stalingrad and put on a cattle truck to Poland.
Tom Holland follows up new archaeological evidence from the island of Sark.
1/3 A love story that walks the line between science fiction and our own near future.
2/5 Artist Molly Parkin revisits her paper round route with actor Bob Kingdom.
2/5 Some ancestors spent their lives in confinement: Sally finds out why...
8/9 Cerys Matthews chooses the 12th century nun St Hildegard. Presented by Matthew Parris.
Eddie Mair presents the day's top stories.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/6 Dave is thrown into turmoil when an old school friend appears in the Scottish corner shop. (R)
Christopher makes an unusual request.
Tom Hardy in new film Warrior, and Muppets creator Frank Oz.
Cyber Spies: computer hacking and the state.
PC David Rathband talks to Peter White about his struggles with being blind.
3/4 Matthew ponders the human capacity for greed and altruism. With Kin Binmore.
3/3 Having a foot in both Europe and Asia forces the inhabitants to question their identity. (R)
With Robin Lustig. National and international news and analysis.
2/5 Young Arthur Haggerston has left school in Newcastle in the early 60s with few prospects.
4/6 Why has a baby ended up in Hell? And can God be persuaded to bring it back to life? (R)
2/5 Jon Ronson talks to Denis Fillion, who was behind one of the first major internet hoaxes. (R)
A lack of rain earlier in the year has led to what experts are calling a second autumn.
Wednesday 21 September 2011