The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/5 For Rupert Everett, the path to success is paved with elephant traps.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Dr Ed Kessler.
Charlotte Smith investigates how new EU rules might affect UK abattoirs.
Morning news and current affairs. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Hollywood actress Goldie Hawn is interviewed by Kirsty Young for Desert Island Discs.
5/5 Rupert Everett's US sitcom, Mr Ambassador, is finally filmed in front of a live audience.
Jenni Murray examines the care for teenagers whose lives are shortened through illness.
5/5 By Caroline and David Stafford. HRT and the joys of growing old disgracefully.
Jolyon Jenkins tells the story of the Spanish boy chosen as a reincarnated Tibetan lama.
1/6 Vera longs to elope to Mediterranean sunshine with one of her bosom chums.
Bank branch closures and ticketless trains. Consumer news with Peter White.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news with Shaun Ley.
5/5 Dancer Deborah Bull looks at the role dance has played during some of our toughest times.
Mike has money on his mind.
Stan Laurel's relationship with his erratic mother holds the key to his future in comedy.
Eric Robson and the team return to Ashton-Under-Lyne, where the first GQT was recorded.
10/10 Satirical tale about contemporary desires for the latest must-have gadgets and innovations
Matthew Bannister on Andy Williams, Charlie Richardson, Gertrude Hughes and Herbert Lom.
Your views on the BBC and the Queen, plus did music enhance The History of the Future?
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/9 Sandi Toksvig with Jeremy Hardy, Francis Wheen, Andy Hamilton and Bob Mills.
Lilian can't believe her luck.
The writers of The Thick of It, Cerys Matthews on country women, and Elementary.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Bletchingley, Surrey.
Sarah Dunant takes a look at teeth through the ages, and dentistry in times of austerity.
John Godber's play from 1983 is performed by its original cast - John and Jane Godber. (R)
Fierce fighting in Syria, Labour prepares for a conference, and elections in Venezuela.
10/15 The road to Switzerland brings lusty adventure. Will Sir Robert find what he is seeking?
9/9 Naomi Wolf nominates Edith Wharton, author of Pulitzer Prize-winning The Age of Innocence.
4/4 Sitting in a pub, Matthew Sweet discovers how real life is full of philosophical problems. (R)
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Canon Simon Doogan.
Eddie Mair asks, 'Has anyone sober ever joined a political party?'.
Saturday 29 September 2012