The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 The fonts we encounter on our journeys, and the man who tried to give up Helvetica.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
Prayer and reflection with Richard Hill.
Charlotte Smith hears there is a future for public owned forests in England.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus.
4/5 How Eric Spiekermann changed the face of the German typeface.
French ban on prostitution? Music from Lotte Mullen, Sensible seasonal drinking?
9/10 Gilbert has reached the end of Helen's journal and now knows all her painful secrets.
Ed Butler investigates abuse of children and scamming of volunteers by Bali's orphanages.
Susan Marling investigates the debt Ernest Hemingway owed to Cuba, his home for 21 years.
With Winifred Robinson.
The latest weather forecast.
Martha Kearney presents national and international news.
4/15 Introduced in 1784, the mail coach slashed journey times by two thirds.
Pat teeters on the brink.
When legendary hell-raiser Oliver Reed met Keith Moon, nothing was the same ever again.
Does the Lancashire landscape hold the key to cheaper gas bills?
The St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal. Give on 0800 082 8284 or Radio 4 website.
Sebastian Barry talks about his Costa prize-winning novel The Secret Scripture.
Nick Broomfield, Ben Wheatley and Mike Cahill talk to Francine Stock about their new films
Catching carbon from air, scarce elements, fossil eyes and amateur scientist candidates.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news with Eddie Mair.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/6 The Questers find themselves held by a ruthless barbarian.
There are celebrations on the village green.
Kirsty Lang with Annie Lennox; Nick Park on his new music video; The Ladykillers reviewed.
Simon Cox investigates whether UK borders are safe and secure.
Peter Day traces the rise of the bonus culture and the impact it has had on the economy.
29/30 Brett Westwood investigates fungi with tights, or the attack of the powder cap strangler!
Europe's leaders meet to discuss the latest proposals to stem the crisis in the eurozone.
4/10 Major Pettigrew's son Roger needs his help with a tricky house purchase negotiation.
1/4 By Christopher William Hill. Carl and Rob's dream flat turns out not so perfect after all.
David Cornock presents the day's top news stories from Westminster.
'Support your local farmer' says Manx NFU after food import problems left shelves empty.
Friday 9 December 2011