The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/2 Supper, by Linda Ruhemann. Runner-up in the Welsh short story contest.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of St Mary's Church, Ilmington, Warwickshire.
Georgie Fienberg argues that charities doing development work should want to close.
The latest national and international news.
Alan Hall reflects on those moments in life 'when an angel passes'.
Exploring the importance of primestock shows in the farming Christmas calendar.
The latest weather forecast.
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
Edward Stourton looks at the question of whether religions discriminate against women.
Richard Wilson presents an appeal on behalf of Contact the Elderly.
Advent Expectations: From the Chapel of Unity, Methodist College, Belfast.
Will Self warns against the false prophets of the new priesthood of economics.
News and conversation about the big stories of the week with Paddy O'Connell.
Jim is disgruntled, and Lilian faces an awkward encounter.
Kirsty Young talks to comedian, actress and writer Dawn French.
6/6 Fifty-eighth series of the multi-award award-winning comedy panel game chaired by Jack Dee
Sheila Dillon hears from leading chefs and writers on their necessary Christmas pleasures.
Global news and analysis, presented by Shaun Ley.
5/6 Hardeep Singh Kohli visits a family who fled the Congo to set up home in Bradford.
Eric Robson hosts a special Christmas edition of GQT from Muncaster Castle.
Fi Glover presents conversations about babies, Christmas and loved ones remembered.
1/3 Rose Tremain's dramatisation of Anthony Trollope's enthralling novel.
Colin Firth shares his five of the best books.
Roger McGough presents a warm but slush-free selection of Christmas poetry requests.
Allan Little looks at the changing dynamic of the European Union, as power heads east.
The debate on gun control in the US, as examined by Alistair Cooke in 1993. (R)
Gerry Northam makes his selection from the past seven days of BBC Radio.
Lilian lives it up.
1/2 Martin Jarvis performs a classic Richmal Crompton story at the Theatre Royal Winchester.
2/2 In the wake of the false apocalypse, a woman returns alone to her looted home.
Tim Harford investigates US gun crime statistics and the average age of first-time buyers.
Matthew Bannister on Sir Lawrie Barratt, Galina Vishnevskaya, Jack Hart and Tommy Roberts.
Packaged accounts, carbon discredits, the taxman cometh not, and cooling off.
What is the Co-op's place in the retail world of the 21st century? Peter Day investigates.
Weekly political discussion and analysis with MPs, experts and commentators.
Leading journalists analyse how the newspapers are covering the biggest stories.
Movie news with Francine Stock, Ang Lee on Life of Pi and Ewan McGregor on The Impossible.
Laurie Taylor on our multinational armed forces, and Deborah Butler on female jockeys.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Archbishop Vincent Nichols.
Charlotte Smith is in a Yorkshire sprout field to help bring in the harvest for Christmas.
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
Monday 24 December 2012