The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/5 Hundreds of thousands of former people were imprisoned and executed, many others fled.
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.
A farmer's heartbreak as his sheep are slaughtered by criminals. With Charlotte Smith.
With Sarah Montague and Evan Davis. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Kirsty Young talks to theatre critic Blanche Marvin.
5/5 The death of Lenin and rise of Stalin saw a fuelling of the savage quest for class enemies
Susan Morgan - Navy Wren, Men in Hats, and Manchester's radical women. With Jenni Murray.
5/5 Jess's recovery is progressing so well that there is talk of her going home.
Moving insight into the experience of teenagers arriving alone to seek asylum in Britain.
2/6 Dr Hugh Thornton and his brother Roy clash over a new online diagnostic system.
'Poor' students denied free school meals, and the challenge of travel if you are disabled.
Fi Glover introduces a conversation between people helped by Children in Need funding.
The latest weather forecast.
News, analysis and comment from the UK and around the world.
5/5 Matthew Oates meets a man for whom the purple emperor butterfly is a lifetime obsession.
Lynda holds a tense rehearsal.
1/4 Warwick dreams of expanding the restaurant to obtain romantic views over the river.
Eric Robson chairs the horticultural panel programme from Bishops Castle, Shropshire.
4/4 By Ross Raisin. A woman stands at the end of a cliff, which is at the end of her garden.
Matthew Bannister on Sir Rex Hunt, Valerie Eliot, Duke Vin, Susan Jeffers, Joe Melia.
How well did the BBC cover its own crisis? And is the BBC's past ripe for satire?
Fi Glover hears a conversation between people helped by Children in Need funding.
Carolyn Quinn with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/6 Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week in stand-up and sketches.
It's party time for Daniel.
Jimmy Page interview; 60 years of natural history on TV; The Secret of Crickley Hall.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents the political debate programme from Dulverton in Somerset.
Mary Beard reflects on the arbitrary nature of some laws, including the age of consent.
An investigation into the current crisis in newspapers - in the words of the journalists.
Election of Police Commissioners is largely ignored by voters. With Ritula Shah.
5/10 Iehuda of Qeriot remembers the events that lead to his loss of faith in Yehoshuah.
Tax havens, Brian Clough and a Regency romance are discussed by Harriett Gilbert's guests.
Mike Greenwood reports from Paraguay on the battle for one of the last wildernesses. (R)
Fi Glover hears the horror of cyber-bullying from a teenage victim and her mother.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with the Rev Dr Martyn Atkins.
Marking the 70th anniversary of a daring, but largely unknown, World War II operation.
Saturday 17 November 2012