The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/5 The author reaches Mary's final resting place - a grave on the banks of the Zambezi River.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A short reflection and prayer with Bishop Donal McKeown.
Two men of the cloth discuss gay marriage, and Shaun Ley reads your news.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
Is the crisis in the UK's ash forests a vision of the future? Tom Heap reports.
The biggest manufacturing industry in the UK - food processing - faces a skills gap.
US school shootings, judicial review reviewed and are ghost writers a good thing?
Sian Williams and Richard Coles with comedian Lee Mack and Paul O'Grady.
Tim Robbins, star of The Shawshank Redemption, leads acting classes in LA's Norco Prison.
Peter Oborne of the Daily Telegraph looks behind the scenes at Westminster and beyond.
Despatches from South Africa, China, Equatorial Guinea, Poland and the Netherlands.
O2 price rise, Asda credit cards, Repeat payments, Lloyds TSB & Co-op, Council Tax Benefit
6/6 Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Leyland in Lancashire.
Topics include drug decriminalisation, immigration, gay marriage, and fracking.
Carlo Collodi's classic tale of a wooden puppet, dramatised by Linda Marshall Griffiths.
Reverend Richard Coles on the buried and forgotten alternative Christmas recordings.
Nigella Lawson on parenting guilt; supermarket ads at Christmas; sex trade in Nepal.
Full coverage of the day's news presented by Patrick O'Connell.
Clive Anderson is joined by Sarah Hadland, Peter Wight, Sophie Parkin and artist Scottee.
1/8 Lyn and Steff embark on an audacious undertaking to pledge their love for each other.
The Hobbit, a new Quentin Blake exhibition, and the rich history of the Pantomime Dame.
Sir David Frost turns to the archives to get beneath the skin of Richard Nixon.
3/4 The Count unearths a scandal that links two of his remaining enemies.
Clive Anderson and guests discuss who should pay compensation to victims of abuse.
The ever-popular nationwide general knowledge quiz, chaired by Russell Davies.
Roger McGough presents some tree poems, as the country contemplates losing its ashes.
1/2 By Kate Hamer. Winner of the Welsh short story contest.
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of York Minster.
Nancy Lublin argues that the web has transformed social activism for the better.
Sunday 16 December 2012