The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 Stephen Fry explores how texting triumphed unexpectedly when paging was all the rage. (R)
5/5 It's Christmas at Rottingdean and the waits and the mummers are paying their calls.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
Presented by the Very Rev Graham Forbes, Provost of St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh.
The winner of the iPM New Year's Honours is announced.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
On the edge of JM Barrie's Kirriemuir, Helen Mark discovers the real Never Never Land.
A year in the life of the Farming Today cow. Presented by Sarah Swadling.
Morning news and current affairs, guest edited by journalist Dame Ann Leslie.
John McCarthy and Suzy Klein with Aggie MacKenzie; Russell Grant's Inheritance Tracks.
An exploration into why Shakespeare is so beloved in Germany.
Bridget Kendall and guests explore the boundaries of reality in art and maths.
Kate Adie presents some of 2012's best despatches from correspondents around the world.
Paul Lewis and guests look ahead to 2013 - house prices, investing, income and the economy
2/8 Compilation of the best bits of the News Quiz from 2012, presented by Sandi Toksvig.
The BBC's top correspondents give their predictions about what will shape the news in 2013
BBC Philharmonic presents The Listening Project Symphony, from MediaCityUK in Salford. (R)
Karen's heart is set on a pair of red shoes whose magic compels her to dance to her death.
Guy Schalom hunts out the spirit of the new Egypt in the musical roots of the bellydance.
Charlotte Church and other young women who have made an impression in 2012.
Full coverage of the day's news with Patrick O'Connell.
Clive Anderson revisits the best chat, music and comedy on Loose Ends in 2012.
3/8 By John Godber. Two gravediggers contemplate the year's news. Are we in for a triple dip?
Departing Radio 4 announcer Harriet Cass chooses her favourite radio moments from 2012.
Stephen Fry on the mysterious life of the much-loved comedy great Margaret Rutherford.
1/3 Rose Tremain's dramatisation of Anthony Trollope's enthralling novel.
Clive Anderson and guests look at how the legal world is reflected on stage and screen.
Nationwide general knowledge quiz chaired by Russell Davies.
Roger McGough presents a warm but slush-free selection of Christmas poetry requests.
4/5 The story of the engineers who turned mobile phones from hefty bricks into fashion items. (R)
1/3 In Sylvia Townsend Warner's story a woman reflects on the last days of her marriage. (R)
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of St Paul's Cathedral in London.
Tom Armitage says learning to write computer code means learning to think in a modern way.
Sunday 30 December 2012