The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 Gary Younge on his relationship to Stevenage and how the place he grew up in has evolved.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer with the Rt Rev Chris Edmondson, Bishop of Bolton.
After a decade of debate, plans for a supermarket adjudicator are finally revealed.
Debating police protests and strikes, Heathrow queues, social care and marriage equality.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss game theory, the mathematical study of decision-making
4/5 By Nikolai Khalezin and Natalia Kaliada. A young couple flee from Belarus.
Penny Junor on her latest book about Prince William, and dating if you're a single parent.
4/5 Maddie's decision to identify her rapist divides her friends.
Lucy Ash visits Russia's Arctic where reindeer herders and gas companies compete for land.
Jonathan Glancey argues that amid closures, the public library is also being reinvented.
Cheaper roaming charges for mobiles, failing academies, and spoof reviews on the internet.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news with Martha Kearney.
19/20 A human eyeball in a silver setting gives a striking insight into the theatre of cruelty.
Tracy considers relative values. Meanwhile Pat wants to pull back.
Emma is happy hiding behind her postcards until new temp Maxine arrives at the office. (R)
Jules Hudson explores how the role of the farm vet has changed in recent years.
Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson presents an appeal on behalf of the charity Bag Books.
Ross Raisin and James Naughtie discuss Ross' debut novel, God's Own Country.
Francine Stock interviews Jonny Lee Miller, Nigel Havers, Paul Laverty and Julie Delpy.
Quentin Cooper investigates the news in science and science in the news.
Eddie Mair presents full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/4 Tom asks if low-cost airlines are all they are cracked up to be.
Ifty does some talent-spotting but is Will going to be jealous?
Hilary Mantel on her sequel to Wolf Hall, Tim Burton on Dark Shadows, and 56 Up reviewed.
Will charities be hit as hard as they claim by cuts to tax relief on donations?
Britain's big four banks are being challenged by newcomers. Peter Day investigates.
Dr Kevin Fong looks at the birth of modern plastic surgery during World War II.
National and international news and analysis with Robin Lustig.
4/10 Aaron faces up to the extent of the tree's damage to his home.
1/4 Rory Bremner and team return for another series of topical satire.
Sean Curran with the best of the day's debates in the Commons and the Lords.
How growing plants under LEDs could lead to farming in skyscrapers.
Friday 11 May 2012