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1/5 It's 1948 and the Empire Windrush brings an exciting new musical style to London - calypso (R)
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 Andrea Rea.
Farming on the edge of bovine TB. Robin Markwell looks at new Government control measures.
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the bullfinch.
Morning news and current affairs. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
3/3 Allan Little analyses Turkey's history in the Balkans and its relationship with the EU.
5/5 Dominic Arkwright meets the mum who gave birth at home with a 999 operator on the line. (R)
2/5 The author considers steel pan, a Caribbean import which seeped into London's soundtrack.
Why has the Irish Sun covered up Page 3? Is camping mild or wild? Jenni Murray presents.
2/5 The last thing Karen wants is to deal with her newly out gay husband. It's too painful.
Melvyn Bragg tells the story of the Nobel-winning physicists William and Lawrence Bragg.
John Kirkpatrick explores the newly digitised archive of England's rich folk song heritage
How to make cycling easier and safer - Julian Worricker takes your calls.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
2/5 Clive Lawton profiles Isaiah, the supreme literary prophet - or possibly prophets.
Kirsty is horrified. (R)
5/5 Good Friday at the cathedral, and no-one seems quite themselves. (R)
6/6 Jay Rayner chairs the last of the series from the Latitude Festival in Suffolk.
3/4 Pints and philosophical puzzles with Matthew Sweet. Do we have free will?
Chris Ledgard explores how we talk about scents, slogans on T-shirts and fashion lingo.
2/9 Gabriel Gbadamosi chooses the political maverick and Afrobeat inventor Fela Kuti.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
6/7 Chaired by Miles Jupp, with Dave Gorman, Anneka Rice and stand-up Joe Lycett.
Oliver comes up with a solution.
Poet John Agard, Big School reviewed, C J Sansom on Doctor Who, and films you can't watch.
2/5 The last thing Karen wants is to deal with her newly out gay husband. It's too painful. (R)
Wonga, money and morality - how will Newcastle United fans wear an online lender?
Gary O'Donoghue with advice on work, solo travel and bargain-hunting for the blind.
2/7 Lisa Jardine describes how Britain's desire to build an empire promoted botany.
3/3 Allan Little analyses Turkey's history in the Balkans and its relationship with the EU. (R)
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
2/10 By David Peace. Bill begins to lay the first building blocks for his new Liverpool team.
2/10 Hardeep Singh Kohli wonders if we have had enough of professional politicians.
2/5 The author considers steel pan, a Caribbean import which seeped into London's soundtrack. (R)
Defining the 'new' in new potatoes, a new dairy job for an ex Minister, and combines roll!
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the rock pipit.
Wednesday 14 August 2013