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1/5 Labelled 'a cooked seed', one who has no chance to sprout, Anchee Min wants to leave China
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 Roger Hutchings.
Farmers have long warned about Chinese lanterns. Does the Midlands fire prove them right?
Steve Backshall presents the story and sound of the yellowhammer.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
In the wake of the Turkish protests, Jonathan Freedland considers the Nika Riots of AD532.
4/5 In Zhengzhou, Roger finds a building housing some of the finest treasures of the country. (R)
2/5 Anchee lands in the US, but, as a student with no English, will immigration let her in?
Jane Garvey launches the Woman's Hour Power List films.
2/10 Edward is surprised when Louise agrees to meet his long-standing lover Diana.
How much is a honey bee worth? Monty Don explores the value of nature.
1/5 Stories of love, loss and friendship through the WWII favourite Lili Marlene.
How are councils responding to cuts and how is that affecting you? With Julian Worricker.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
2/5 Soprano Angela Gheorghiu remembers cabbage and cake over afternoon tea with Nina Myskow.
Roy is supportive.
By Steven Camden. Jason's life is thrown into chaos when an old friend turns up.
6/6 Josie Long presents stories of running away, flight and car chases.
1/4 Michael Blastland invites us to discover the way we think, behave and make decisions.
Kim Normanton presents a moving, personal programme about memory and dementia.
Owen Jones and Sarah Hall talk about their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
6/6 Anne is off to Cambridge, but Charlotte doesn't know the meaning of the word 'thick'. (R)
Brian's got work on his mind.
Emma Watson in The Bling Ring, Anna Chancellor, and Clarke Peters' Cultural Exchange.
With attention on A&E, is there a bigger problem in the way hospitals are funded?
A groundbreaking treaty will increase books available to the visually impaired.
Generics versus branded medicines - why pay more for the same thing? With Dr Mark Porter.
In the wake of the Turkish protests, Jonathan Freedland considers the Nika Riots of AD532. (R)
Is Egypt in the midst of a military coup?
7/10 Failing to find the trial's key witness, Alan engineers a meeting with his wife instead.
2/6 Brian Cox and Robin Ince transport their own take on quantum physics to Glastonbury. (R)
Susan Hulme reports from Westminster.
2/5 Anchee lands in the US, but, as a student with no English, will immigration let her in? (R)
One of the largest events in the farming calender starts today - Livestock 2013.
Steve Backshall presents the story and sound of the turtle dove.
Wednesday 3 July 2013