The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 On his epic quest across Europe, the aspiring writer enters the Ottoman east.
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 Dr Martyn Atkins.
One of the largest meat processors in Europe decides to sell off all 38 plants in the UK.
The child abuse report, C of E women bishops vote, and Dickens' as a parliamentary writer.
Libby Purves meets Lady Pamela Hicks and tattoo artist Ami James.
3/5 As a young solider in Crete, Paddy devises the plan that was to turn him into a war hero.
Susan Boyle, Jude Kelly on powerful women in the arts, and Lone Frank's Beautiful Genome.
3/5 Is George a bigamist? And who is the new woman at his hospital bedside?
2/2 Peter White returns to his blind boarding school to find out what it's like for pupils now
3/4 Will reluctantly joins Annabelle at a music festival with her annoying friend Heather. (R)
Aasmah Mir asks if the new Universal Credit could lead thousands of people into debt.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news presented by Martha Kearney.
3/5 Kirsty Lang and Lucy Ash meet the world's most celebrated street theatre company.
Lilian resumes the helm.
A biker suffers amnesia after a road accident. But who is the stranger who rescues him? (R)
Ruth Alexander and a panel of guests answer calls on divorce and separation.
The chilling history of the Victorian 'mad doctor', and the boredom of the drone operator.
Older people in residential care - a landmark study. Also, an archaeology of homelessness.
Lord Black explains his proposals for a self-regulated press. Presented by Steve Hewlett.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
6/6 After problems assembling his model schooner, Arthur goes in search of a free gift. (R)
Things reach crisis point for Ed.
The Mousetrap at 60; Calixto Bieito on Carmen; contemporary Russian art.
Combative, provocative and engaging debate on morality and ethics in the Gaza conflict.
Maria Popova asks how we can find more information we don't know we want to know.
Has humanity launched a new geological time period? Gaia Vince on the Anthropocene Epoch.
Round-up of the day's news, with Robin Lustig.
8/10 Bar-Avo journeys around Judea, gathering followers for his rebel army.
4/4 Yasmine Akram and Aisling Bea bring to life some of Ireland's most popular folklore.
4/4 Allison forces son Owen to go on a much-needed diet, but he has other ideas.
Peers inflict a series of defeats on the government's plans for secret courts.
Farmers scramble to find seeds for planting crops next spring, as stocks run low.
Thursday 22 November 2012