The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 An opulent lifestyle is surrendered when the young gallant enlists in the French Army.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
Prayer and reflection with Church of Scotland elder Alison Twaddle.
Shoppers may have to pay more for potatoes after the worst harvest for 35 years.
Alcohol pricing plans, Cyril Smith allegations, 30 years of MIDI, plus online dating.
Libby Purves meets theatre producer Bill Kenwright and musician Joe Brown.
3/5 General Dumas proves himself on the battlefield and encounters Napoleon Bonaparte.
Heather Headley, star of The Bodyguard musical. How do we view the Seven Deadly Sins?
3/5 Stuart wants to make a difference. But is everything as black and white as he thinks?
Zareer Masani on why Indians worship English as a goddess who can free them from poverty.
4/4 Annabelle is annoyed because Will couldn't stand up to their over-enthusiastic builder. (R)
Celebrity bakers Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood on the state of British baking.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news with Martha Kearney.
3/5 Historian and journalist Michael Sturmer on the shifting perceptions of his country.
There are high hopes for the Primestock Show.
Martyn Wade tells the story behind the composition of Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto.
Ruth Alexander and a panel of guests answer your calls on the impact of the floods.
Polygraph testing for sex offenders, birdsong and wellbeing, body image and disfigurement.
Laurie Taylor hears how corrupt officialdom causes poverty.
Steve Hewlett on the last-minute lobbying before Lord Justice Leveson reports.
Carolyn Quinn with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/6 Comedian Mark Steel returns with a new series to look under the surface of UK towns.
Lilian makes her choice.
Daniel Radcliffe in TV series A Young Doctor's Notebook, plus Oliver Sacks and The Hunt.
Should people with 'lifestyle illnesses' be denied NHS treatment? With David Aaronovitch.
Model and activist Sara Ziff discusses the problems with fashion and modelling.
Geoff Watts looks into how scientists can use the mind to control artificial limbs.
Round-up of the day's news, with Robin Lustig.
3/10 Howard Jacobson's hilarious tale of the coming-of-age of a wannabe ping-pong champion.
1/4 Napoleon returns from Elba. Will Marengo and Copenhagen's equine love survive?
1/4 A white-knuckle adventure takes reporter Jane and her friends to the Guatemalan jungle.
A clash at Prime Minister's Questions over the government's welfare-to-work programme.
The winner of the 'Farming Today' Farmer of the Year award is revealed.
Thursday 29 November 2012