The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 Queen Mary names Elizabeth as her successor and Walsingham is elected to parliament.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
Prayer and reflection with the Rev Dr Karen Smith.
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside. Presented by Anna Hill.
Are some cancer drugs worth the cost? Plus the place of altruism in sport.
1/2 In a new series, Michael Portillo weighs up the costs and benefits of global capitalism.
2/5 Walsingham is now focused on the marriage of Queen Elizabeth I.
Jane Garvey asks if fashion is bad for children; Kanya King; sexual attitudes in France.
2/5 Edie is to play the lead part in Ghosts, but will that help to ease her sense of loss?
19/30 Zoo vets talk about the role of conservation medicine in saving wildlife.
Irma Kurtz travels to Monet's Giverny garden to hear how losing his sight changed his work
Should families help look after elderly patients in hospitals and care homes?
The latest weather forecast.
With Martha Kearney. National and international news.
2/2 Musicians talk about performing Aaron Copland's musical portrait of Billy The Kid.
Joe is in reflective mood.
Doug Lucie's dark comedy about the credit crunch, set in Britain in 2008. (R)
Tom Holland with more stories that are Making History.
1/3 A star's career is at risk when gossip about him spreads on Twitter. Story by Jojo Moyes.
2/5 Wildlife cameraman John Aitchison watches prairie chickens boom and dance.
3/5 Where did money appear from, or disappear to in a family history?
9/9 Former England player Graeme le Saux champions the life of conservationist Gerald Durrell.
Eddie Mair presents the day's top stories.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/6 The future of the shop's much-loved Wall of Crisps comes under threat from the EU. (R)
Clarrie begs a favour.
Mark Lawson talks to actor Tim Pigott-Smith as he plays King Lear on stage in Leeds.
Does the NHS spend too much on bandages and syringes? Jenny Cuffe investigates.
Will Personal Independence Payments be open to everyone currently receiving DLA?
4/4 Sitting in a pub, Matthew Sweet discovers how real life is full of philosophical problems.
With Ritula Shah. National and international news and analysis.
2/10 Yossarian is determined not to fly any more missions but keeps coming up against Catch 22.
5/6 Satan has become a one-man adoption agency while his chief demon is reading Penelope Leach (R)
2/2 Julian Barnes and Hermione Lee explore Ford Madox Ford's Provence and The Good Soldier. (R)
British pig farmers say the price of pork needs to rise.
Wednesday 28 September 2011