The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 One man's attempt to build a utopia becomes a story about the birth of fascism.
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 Calvin Samuel.
Anna Hill delves into the snow to see how birds are struggling to survive in the cold snap
School snow closures, the rise of 'big data' and the art of playing a corpse.
Should babies under two watch TV? Jim talks to psychologist Annette Karmiloff-Smith.
Martin Wainwright talks to creationist Malcolm Bowden.
2/5 1915, and d'Annunzio risks death when he takes to the air on a daring propaganda mission.
Steve Biddulph on raising girls, Diane Abbott on slut shaming, and all about comfort food.
2/5 Craven believes a dog attack and a 'drugs busy' pet shop are the key to a bigger crime.
21/24 Saving Species reports from the Congo basin on the plight of bonobos.
1/3 Eric Clapton tells Paul Gambaccini about the 1992 recording of his ground-breaking album. (R)
Julian Worricker asks how more young people can get into work in the UK.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
2/5 Murray Lachlan Young writes and sings a ballad on the popularity of earth-based religions.
Vicky is overcome with emotion.
A fictional story about a ghostly meeting of ways written and narrated by Paul Evans.
Helen Castor and guests discuss the ideas and events that are Making History.
4/4 Alan Dein investigates the rebirth of steelmaking in Redcar, Teesside. (R)
Michael Rosen charts the rise of the audiobook and asks if every writer is a performer.
8/9 Grace Dent loves Nancy Mitford, author of Love in a Cold Climate, for her spiky wit.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/6 Les Dennis tries cheese for the first time and gives his verdict to Marcus Brigstocke.
Emma helps out.
Denzel Washington discusses his film Flight; A S Byatt reviews a major Manet exhibition.
2/5 Katie starts work on the Burnsides order, while Terry starts her rehabilitation. (R)
Can the NHS afford to have more senior doctors working out of hours? Jane Deith reports.
Advice for people taking some glaucoma drugs and tips on coping during the snow.
Dr Mark Porter goes on a weekly quest to demystify the health issues that perplex us.
The Israeli election results and France and Germany mark 50 years of cooperation.
2/5 A walk through the Old Town reveals another side of the city, and of Miss Brodie.
6/6 Victoria Coren Mitchell gets Rufus Hound, Clive Anderson and Fern Britton to commit heresy (R)
Susan Hulme with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
The Government is bringing in tighter controls over plant imports into the UK.
Wednesday 23 January 2013