The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/5 Love blooms in Cairo, and, in 1948, Paddy retreats to a monastery to write his first book.
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.
Caz Graham reports from Strasbourg on how EU budget negotiations may impact UK farming.
Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Comedy producer John Lloyd is interviewed by Kirsty Young for Desert Island Discs.
5/5 Fascinating insight into the creative journey that culminated in A Time of Gifts.
How much power do celebrities have? Presented by Jenni Murray.
5/5 Marie is at the end of her tether and wants George charged with bigamy.
Novelist Jeanette Winterson considers the Pendle witch trials, 400 years on.
3/6 A pharmacy audit reveals drugs are going missing, and it looks like an inside job.
What the Energy Bill means for your power bills, and Christmas dinner in a can.
Mother and daughter Kay and Zoe discuss what it is like when the tables are turned.
The latest weather forecast.
News, analysis and comment from the UK and around the world, presented by Shaun Ley.
5/5 Kirsty and Lucy investigate an arts collective operating in tunnels beneath Paris.
Oliver gets some practice.
2/4 It's a full moon. Samuel remembers an old fenland story. Marcia has something on her mind.
Peter Gibbs chairs a programme recorded with local gardeners in Balsall, West Midlands.
1/2 Radio pioneer Roger Eckersley's memories of life inside 1930s Broadcasting House.
Matthew Bannister on William Turnbull, Albano Harguindeguy, Martin Fay and Kenneth Cragg.
Tim Harford fells some ash tree related statistics and asks if Fergie-time really exists.
Fi Glover hears a conversation between father and son about being sent to boarding school.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/6 Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week in stand-up and sketches.
Emma worries about the future.
Brian Eno, Michael Hoffman, and Spike Lee's new Michael Jackson documentary.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Haverhill in Suffolk.
Mary Beard ponders the rights and wrongs of archaeological restoration.
By Alan Garner. Thrilling and moving adventure story set in an ancient landscape. (R)
National and international news and analysis.
10/10 Bar-Avo meets a follower of Jehoshuah, who believes that the preacher died and rose again.
Ben Goldacre and Michelle Paver disagree strongly over the paperbacks they're discussing.
Mark D'Arcy reports on passionate debates from the UK Youth Parliament.
Fi Glover listens as David says goodbye to his partner Mark, whom he lost to brain cancer.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
Prayer and reflection with Church of Scotland elder Alison Twaddle.
The programme that starts with its listeners.
Saturday 24 November 2012