The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 Late 19th century. Russia races towards industrialisation, and the people want change.
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 the Rev Chris Bennett.
Huge numbers of migrating birds flocking to the UK will find very little winter food.
Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Jonathan Freedland compares airport expansion now with the Victorian battle of the ports.
2/4 Alvin Hall visits Pittsburgh and a baseball game at Chicago's historic Wrigley Field.
2/5 The dying days of the tsarist empire see the aristocracy partying their way into history.
Nick Clegg on extending rights to flexible working.
2/5 Jess is struggling to understand why she is at the school, when a new friend arrives.
11/24 Brett Westwood reports on goliath groupers in the Caribbean and the Asiatic Lion of India.
4/4 Stuart Maconie examines The Smiths' final album, Strangeways, Here We Come.
Julian Worricker wants to hear your views on the BBC - how can trust be regained?
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news presented by Martha Kearney.
2/5 Matthew Oates meets Rob Lambert to find out if there is any point to twitching rare birds.
Rhys feels surplus to requirements.
By Phil Gladwin. The voices in 15-year-old Rose's head come to a noisy climax one weekend.
What next for archaeology on TV? Tony Robinson joins the discussion with Helen Castor.
5/14 Paul Weller talks to John Wilson and a live audience about the last Jam album, The Gift.
Tottenham MP David Lammy meets African Caribbean fathers who are serious about parenting.
Tax havens, Brian Clough and a Regency romance are discussed by Harriett Gilbert's guests.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news with Eddie Mair. Includes Weather.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
6/6 When Doreen is mugged, Adam and Rudy react very differently.
It's Peggy's birthday.
A Bigger Splash, plus a new play about Edward Thomas, and photography from the Middle East
What effect are so-called zombie companies having on the UK economy? Hugh Pym investigates
Blind and partially-sighted media people talk about the way they got into radio and TV.
How 'gaydar' works, narcissism and the Me Generation, IQ tests and learning disabilities.
UN's 'grave failure' to protect civilians in Sri Lankan civil war. With Robin Lustig.
2/10 Miryam puts her village of Nazaret in danger by continuing to shelter the young man Gidon.
4/4 South Londoner Arthur invites Stewart Lee and Reginald D Hunter round. (R)
The energy secretary tells MPs anyone involved in gas price rigging will be prosecuted.
A mysterious disease affecting Christmas trees is causing big problems for some growers.
Wednesday 14 November 2012