The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
White middle-class settlers in edgy areas, plus how to get ahead in the media.
The bells of St Mary's Church, Lamberhurst, Kent.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
Spiritual reflection and prayer to begin the day with Richard Hill.
The advantages of blight-resistant GM potatoes and warnings of a global food crisis.
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
With Evan Davis and James Naughtie. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
2/6 Amanda explores an ideal of refinement and culture which has roots in Renaissance Italy.
1/5 1974. Historians Correlli Barnett and Paul Johnson clash on the causes of Britain's demise
1/5 Kate Summerscale's new book follows a sensational trial in Victorian England.
What Olympic success means for women's sport, and why working women undervalue their work.
1/5 By Oliver Emanuel. A young girl is about to hear an unbelievable truth.
Yasmeen Khan explores the bling-filled world of the British Asian wedding. (R)
4/6 Pip and Harry put to sea, but fate has other plans and they are shipwrecked. (R)
Who really wins from tourist attractions offering 'free' annual passes?
James Naughtie considers the longest-serving prime minister of the 20th century.
The latest weather forecast.
Martha Kearney presents national and international news.
1/5 Lucy visits Schwabisch Hall which has been swamped with young job applicants.
Mike receives an unexpected delivery.
Scott Cherry and Gregory Evans' play revisits a scandalous Victorian crime. (R)
With guests Charlie Higson, Martin Kelner, Nat Luurtsema and Stephanie Merritt.
Can changing our dining utensils change the flavour of food? Simon Parkes investigates.
Comedian, journalist and GP, Dr Phil Hammond selects his favourite books and poems.
Ernie Rea and guests discuss the role of religion in Syria.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/8 Paul Merton, Pam Ayres, Charles Collingwood and Miles Jupp join Nicholas Parsons.
Pawel makes himself at home.
Rock star Alice Cooper, actor Clive Owen, and new US crime drama Person of Interest.
Historian Tristram Hunt MP considers the legacy of Octavia Hill, 100 years after her death
Mobeen Azhar finds out how a charity is helping heroin addicts in Karachi.
A look at phonics and neuroscience, maths and the epic classics, and animal empathy. (R)
Criticism of Norwegian police; Egypt reacts to changes; the world's first all-female city.
1/5 Helen Dunmore's new ghost story set after the Second World War. Read by Jasmine Hyde.
Chris Ledgard visits Brussels, a melting pot of European languages.
1/3 Comedian and cockney geezer Micky Flanagan regales us with his life story. (R)
Agricultural land in England is expected to reach an all time high of £9,000 per acre.
Tuesday 14 August 2012