The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 Writer Mark Binelli sits in on a gun proficiency and safety class in Detroit.
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 Sharon Grenham-Toze.
Farmers will have to do more for the environment to get farm subsidies.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and work of the Russian writer Anton Chekhov.
4/5 In the Detroit public school system, writer Mark Binelli finds a beacon of hope.
Women in Iraq 10 years on, the female lobby in Rome, and introducing partners to parents.
4/5 Fred has been encouraged in his writing by a WEA tutor.
Colouring in the spaces between the headlines from Australia and around the world.
Ian McMillan reveals the heart of Poetry and Jazz and detects its strong beats today.
Green Deal take-up, fuel economy and the footballer who lost £10 million.
The latest weather forecast.
Martha Kearney presents national and international news.
4/5 It's 1734, and a 'battle of the buildings' breaks out on the outskirts of Barnsley.
Emma is ecstatic.
4/4 It's time for Pilgrim's showdown with Birdie at Merlin's lake.
6/6 Michael Weltike tries to persuade Clare Balding of the benefits of barefoot walking.
Ben Brooks-Dutton presents an appeal for Winston's Wish.
AL Kennedy talks to Mariella Frostrup about her book On Writing.
Ken Loach's documentary The Spirit of '45, and how to make a second film with Eran Creevy.
Drinking water on Mars, big eyes in Neanderthals, cholera history and tapeworm genetics.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/4 How men go about acquiring their skills in DIY, self-confidence and violence.
Tom hears some home truths.
Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel on his career and the importance of music education.
Joshua Rozenberg investigates government powers to strip Britons of their citizenship.
Evan Davis asks his guests what it takes to rescue a sinking company.
2/3 Erica McAlister asks if we should be eating more insects.
News round-up with David Eades. David Cameron pulls the plug on Leveson talks.
4/10 Lara recollects a trip to Belfast with her mother to visit her father's other family.
2/4 A comic investigation into how women treat each other in their day-to-day relationships.
Rachel Byrne with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
European Commission experts weigh up a ban on neonicotinoid pesticides to protect bees.
Friday 15 March 2013