The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 For a large proportion of deaf people, it is both a culture and identity worth celebrating
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A reading and a reflection to start the day on Radio 4 with the Rev Dr Karen Smith.
Seventy jobs are under threat at a Welsh cheese factory. Can small operations survive?
Centrica boss quizzed on profits rise plus what does a negative interest rate do?
Libby Purves meets actor Diana Quick and sculptor Nic Fiddian-Green.
3/5 A child of exceptional ability can present as many challenges to parents as any disability
Crime writer Ruth Rendell joins Jenni Murray, and Ash Mair cooks the perfect paella.
8/15 Zoe meets a horribly scarred young airman, while Neville's behaviour continues to decline.
2/4 In the highest flood in living memory Alan Dein meets the people of Muchelney, Somerset.
2/3 By Agatha Christie. Luke can no longer believe that so many deaths are a coincidence.
Winifred Robinson investigates why some councils want demolition of old housing stock.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news presented by Martha Kearney.
3/8 The bitter clash between the broadcasters and Sir Eden's government during the Suez crisis
Pip asserts her independence.
3/3 A Syrian library, its owner and an aid worker - sharp debate about identity and politics.
Paul Lewis takes calls about saving or investing for children.
Dr Mark Porter puts the pharmaceutical industry in the spotlight as trials are criticised.
Laurie Taylor with a unique analysis of racism in communist and post-communist countries.
At the Paul Foot Awards for investigative journalism, with Nick Davies and Ian Hislop.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/6 Sue Perkins presents the panel show that deals in morals and ethical problems.
Brenda feels harassed.
Joe Wright's stage debut Trelawny of the Wells; author Edith Pearlman; new TV crime dramas
Is gambling a vice or a morally neutral entertainment? Debate presented by Michael Buerk.
Alexander McCall Smith considers how you can feel abandoned by society as you grow older.
A geothermal revolution is set to electrify Africa. Tom Heap visits Kenya's Rift Valley.
Pope Benedict delivers his final public address. Presented by Carolyn Quinn.
3/10 Richard Middlestein feels he has no choice but to leave his wife, Edie.
4/4 Life's everyday journeys, either to work, holiday or just down to the shops. (R)
2/6 Dan Antopolski, Tom Craine and Nat Luurtsema piece together a rapid-fire sketch show.
Rachel Byrne with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
The horsemeat scandal sparks a new relationship between farmers, retailers and consumers.
Thursday 28 February 2013