The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 Paul Kildea. Biography of the composer, published in the year marking his centenary.
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 Canon Noel Battye.
Changes to the way European fishermen work - what will they mean for the fishing industry?
GCSE changes, plus France's ambassador on the EU budget and dining 'al-desco'.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the philosophy of Epicureanism.
4/5 By Paul Kildea. Biography of the composer, published in the year marking his centenary.
Eve Pollard, Dawn O'Porter and the Woman's Hour Power List judges discuss women in culture
4/5 Mary Ann turns detective, and Michael decides to open up to his mother about being gay.
Finding a secret tipple in Timbuktu, and other BBC despatches from round the world.
Joe Dunthorne's England Writers Football Team plays against the Scotland Writers Team.
Consumer news. Winifred Robinson talks about how to change hospital culture.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news with Martha Kearney.
4/5 Dominic Arkwright meets dancer Rose Metcalf who escaped from the sinking Costa Concordia.
Will reacts angrily.
Life coach Derby Anderson gets the job of a lifetime. But is she up to it? (R)
1/6 Clare Balding walks for self improvement, joining a walking book group in North London.
Anne Wafula Strike presents an appeal on behalf of International Nepal Fellowship.
John Simpson and Hilary Spurling discuss George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia.
New BAFTA Fellow Alan Parker looks back at his career, plus Helen Mirren on Hitchcock.
Quentin Cooper looks at failures in science and lessons learnt in new TB vaccine trials.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/6 Comedian Stephen K Amos and guests compile an idiot's guide to crime and punishment.
There's a fleeting meeting for Lilian and Paul.
John Wilson reports on Glam! at Tate Liverpool; actor David Morrissey; singer Jake Bugg.
What knock-on effect will recent retail collapses have on the high street?
Evan Davis and guests explore the impact of the digital revolution on the book industry.
23/24 Brett Westwood, the BBC Natural History Unit and the Open University look into wildlife.
The day's news with David Eades. Will John Brennan be confirmed as new boss of the CIA?
9/10 In London, Orwell considers the life of a pavement artist and the lot of a beggar.
1/4 Mastermind intends to kill the audience, unless a brave challenger can defeat him.
Rachel Byrne with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
Charlotte Smith asks, can high-speed rail bring progress to the countryside?
Friday 8 February 2013