The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 A financial stroke of luck enables Harry to give up his day job and focus on music. (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 Bishop Joe Aldred.
As the pilot badger cull gets underway, Anna Hill asks whether it can be done humanely.
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the golden eagle.
Morning news and current affairs. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
On its 50th anniversary, global figures read Martin Luther King's 'I have a Dream' speech.
3/5 Why the story of the armadillo is stranger than fiction, according to Richard Dawkins. (R)
3/5 Harry's drinking and drug-taking begin to spiral out of control.
Comedian Bridget Christie, violinist Midori Goto, and the impact of midwife shortages.
3/5 The photographs have been discovered and the Barrow Gang is now wanted - dead or alive.
Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets playwright Mark Ravenhill.
In 1959, Dame Margot Fonteyn was part of a bizarre plot to overthrow the Panama government (R)
Peter White looks at the new charges on pubs and clubs that stay open after midnight.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
3/5 Gyles Brandreth looks back at the 70s and Lord Longford's anti-porn commission. (R)
Helen's making the most of it. (R)
1/2 Warwick goes in search of a magical, golden paradise... somewhere on Mardle Fen.
4/4 David Grossman assesses the impact of government interventions like quantitative easing.
4/7 Lisa Jardine explores an age in which scientists took leaps of faith. (R)
Special programme on the work and influence of the pioneering German intellectual.
How a target to get more women on local BBC radio breakfast shows is going to be achieved.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/6 Vanessa Feltz relives her teenage years, growing up in North London in the late '70s.
Kirsty is encouraging.
Mark Lawson interviews Marin Alsop, the first woman to conduct the Last Night of the Proms
3/5 The photographs have been discovered and the Barrow Gang is now wanted - dead or alive. (R)
3/4 Emma Byrne, Amber Dermont and Kamin Mohammadi find hidden benefits in surprising places.
Greg Votolato confesses his addiction to cars, while arguing for more sustainable designs.
Tom Heap asks if a new breed of electric car may finally bring them to the mainstream. (R)
Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets playwright Mark Ravenhill. (R)
MPs to vote twice before UK military action in Syria. News round-up with Ritula Shah.
3/10 A 'Sicilian' banquet held in his honour changes Zummo's life forever.
Comedian James Acaster presents the results of his research into the subject of 'bread'. (R)
Eddie Mair and Jennifer Tracey explore the topic of mother-and-daughter relationships.
3/5 Harry's drinking and drug-taking begin to spiral out of control. (R)
The Welsh take on the English badger cull, with a farmer, a badger group and chief vet.
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the white-tailed eagle.
Thursday 29 August 2013