The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 Paul Morley on his northern childhood, and how he became a northerner.
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 Alison Murdoch.
The key to rural tourism - using Facebook on top of Snowdon?
David Attenborough presents the sounds and story of the guillemot.
George Osborne on spending cuts, plus Syria arms embargo and female literary villains.
The science of longevity - Jim Al-Khalili chats to geneticist Prof Dame Linda Partridge.
Clive Myrie talks to Alp Mehmet, vice-chair of Migration Watch.
2/5 Holiday trips to the south coast expose the darker side of life in the north.
Ute Lemper on her latest song cycle, and strong women in The Apprentice. With Samira Ahmed
7/10 A vacuum cleaner goes missing, and Dr Jenny Tull finds her domestic niche.
Writer Clare Allan on the controversial diagnosis of borderline personality disorder.
3/4 Professor Robert Winston explores what happens in our heads when we listen to music.
Should pornography be discussed as part of sex education in primary and secondary schools?
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
2/12 Peter investigates the roots of the idea of the miracle cure.
Josh has his mind on business.
3/5 In a Paris wine shop, information is exchanged about a courtship. (R)
1/6 Josie Long presents short documentaries which look out at those who are watching us.
2/10 Wilko Johnson responds to audience questions about the making of Down By The Jetty.
Giles Coren compares our horsemeat scandal to the Victorian history of food adulteration.
9/9 Dr Lucy Worsley, Chief Curator Historic Royal Palaces, chooses The Lady With the Lamp.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/6 Sir John fills his castle with wounded soldiers and De Warenne fills his trousers with ice (R)
It's a busy time for Jennifer.
Mark Lawson reviews Neil Jordan's vampire film Byzantium, which stars Saoirse Ronan.
With growing concern over Iran's nuclear intentions, is the UN watchdog up to the job?
Peter White and his guests discuss why 75% of blind people in the UK are unemployed.
Neuromyths in the classroom - how brain facts and fiction are being muddled up in schools.
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
2/10 Pope Alexander VI begins his reign with caution.
Britain's leading ventriloquist brings the crafty art back to radio.
2/4 In the highest flood in living memory Alan Dein meets the people of Muchelney, Somerset. (R)
2/5 Holiday trips to the south coast expose the darker side of life in the north. (R)
Feeding flies to livestock - Sybil Ruscoe looks at putting insect protein in animal feed.
David Attenborough presents the sounds and story of the storm petrel.
Wednesday 29 May 2013