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5/5 Sylvia Plath wins a Fulbright scholarship and starts at Cambridge University.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A reading and a reflection to start the day on Radio 4 with the Rev Johnston McKay.
'Throwing them into work ill-equipped.' A critique of British education for the workplace.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
2/6 Clare Balding attempts to walk in a silent, meditative state. It doesn't come naturally.
With farm incomes falling, is diversification the only way forward for farmers?
NHS whistleblower Gary Walker on the Hunt letter to trusts. Plus cellist Alisa Weilerstein
Sian Williams and Richard Coles with Billy Bragg, plus Dawn O'Porter's Inheritance Tracks.
3/4 Milos Foreman, Sir Peter Shaffer and Sir Neville Marriner talk to Paul Gambaccini.
Peter Oborne of the Daily Telegraph looks behind the scenes at Westminster.
BBC correspondents report from Romania, the US, Japan, the Philippines and Nigeria.
Child Trust Fund charges spark a row, and Money Box saves a man from a pension mistake.
1/8 Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches.
Guests include Margaret Hodge MP, Nick Harvey MP, John Hayes MP and Ruth Davis.
Topics include the horsemeat scandal, gay parenting, and the selection of a new Pope.
Kenneth Grahame's classic story with script for actors and score for BBCSO by Neil Brand.
Writer Ian Sansom explores his own and others' enduring obsession with notebooks.
Highlights from Woman's Hour. Jane Garvey talks to the women behind the Power List.
Full coverage of the day's news presented by Eddie Mair.
Evan Davis chairs a discussion providing insight into business from the people at the top.
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
What is the secret of designer Tom Ford's legendary success? James Silver charts his rise.
A Life of Galileo at Stratford and Maggie O'Farrell's latest novel.
Oliver Burkeman uses the archive to explore the controversial subject of idleness.
1/2 Ministry of Truth worker Winston Smith awakens to new possibilities in Orwell's classic.
Following the resignation of Pope Benedict, Edward Stourton looks at his life and legacy.
The nationwide general knowledge quiz reaches its final heat, with Russell Davies.
Listeners' poetry requests presented by Roger McGough.
2/3 Danko takes Polyanna on his boat at night to look for phosphorescence. (R)
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The bells of St Margaret's Church, Dunham Massey, Cheshire.
Sunday 17 February 2013