The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 August 1814. The United States wakes to find the Royal Navy moored in Chesapeake Bay. (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 Ed Kessler.
British producers are concerned that eggs from Ukraine won't meet EU welfare standards.
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the swallow.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses medical imaging and mountain climbing with Prof Mark Lythgoe.
Frank talks to Deborah Impiazzi, who lost her sight and with it, her job and her husband.
2/5 Six days after landing, the British defeat the Americans at Bladensburg.
Woman's Hour Power lister, Martha Lane Fox; why there are so few women philosophers.
2/5 Georgy is worried about facing Jos again and is now thinking about accepting James's offer
Are agricultural crops good or bad for nature?
Tom Ravenscroft goes in search of the musical characters who prefer to go solo.
Is immigration really hurting the UK economy as a poll this week suggests?
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
Anne McElvoy explores how Thomas Carlyle reacted against the Industrial Revolution.
Tom confesses. (R)
Zoe Tapper and Lacey Turner star in Nell Dunn's Sixties classic set in Battersea.
Tom Holland and guests discuss the ideas that are Making History.
Tom Heap asks if a campaign to ban palm oil from rain forest areas can succeed.
Chris Ledgard and guests discuss the art and efficacy of the political soundbite.
5/9 Paul Mason talks to Matthew Parris about 19th-century French anarchist Louise Michel.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/6 John Finnemore presents a third series of his hit sketch show.
Stephen Fry on Verdi and Wagner; The Great Beauty - acclaimed at Cannes - reviewed.
2/5 Georgy is worried about facing Jos again and is now thinking about accepting James's offer (R)
Can the International Committee of the Red Cross adapt to the changing face of conflict?
Matt Davis update on Work Capability Assessments and Peter talks to Rev Michael Johnson.
5/7 Lisa Jardine explores how scientists became separated from wider society.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses medical imaging and mountain climbing with Prof Mark Lythgoe. (R)
The US defence chiefs are questioned about Syria.
7/10 Stufa intrudes more and more in Zummo's life.
1/4 DS Nick Mohammed is immersed in the art world when a forgery ring is discovered.
Sean Curran with the latest news from Westminster.
2/5 Six days after landing, the British defeat the Americans at Bladensburg. (R)
The badger cull appears to be underway in Gloucestershire. Presented by Sybil Ruscoe.
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the roseate tern.
Wednesday 4 September 2013