The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/5 By 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.
Charlotte Smith asks, can high-speed rail bring progress to the countryside?
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
Sir Terry Leahy, former CEO of Tesco, is interviewed by Kirsty Young.
5/5 By Paul Kildea. Biography of the composer, published in the year marking his centenary.
Early jazz queens, and three generations of British Chinese women. With Jenni Murray.
5/5 Mary Ann and Burke's detective work to solve the reason for his amnesia steps up a pace.
1/2 Grahame Dangerfield, veteran naturalist, revisits the place he thought was Eden.
5/6 Sandy is haunted by the song Green Grow the Rushes, Oh.
The law prevents contact lenses being sold online without a prescription.
The latest weather forecast.
Norman Smith presents national and international news.
5/5 Dominic Arkwright meets the mum who gave birth at home with a 999 operator on the line.
There's a fleeting meeting for Lilian and Paul.
4/5 By Richard Monks. A devoted mother fights to defend her son after he is arrested.
Eric Robson and the team visit gardeners in Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire.
3/3 Essex and his troupe are invited aboard the royal yacht to entertain King Edward VII.
Matthew Bannister on Amina Cachalia, Reg Presley, Chris Kyle, Andre Cassagnes, Richard III
The art of Whispering Bob, iPlayer queries addressed, and is Radio 4 barmy for McCartney?
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
8/8 Chaired by Sandi Toksvig. Panellists include Jeremy Hardy and Daniel Finkelstein.
Ed plucks up courage.
Gael García Bernal in Pinochet's Chile, singer Tracey Thorn, and zom-rom-com Warm Bodies.
Jonathan Dimbleby is joined by David Davis, Norman Baker, Alan Milburn and Julie Bindel.
David Cannadine celebrates the saving of New York's century-old Grand Central station.
By Anne Devlin. While suffering from lapses in memory, Bee meets a strange creature. (R)
European leaders agree to cut EU budget for the first time. Presented by David Eades.
10/10 Orwell discovers it is not lack of money or hunger that dispirits him most, but boredom.
Miles Jupp and Barb Jungr talk to Harriett Gilbert about their favourite books.
Mark D'Arcy with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with the Rev Paul Mathole.
'I read all my daughters' texts.' A mother and a teenage listener discuss online privacy.
Saturday 9 February 2013