The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 Six days after landing, the British defeat the Americans at Bladensburg. (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.
The badger cull appears to be underway in Gloucestershire. Presented by Sybil Ruscoe.
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the roseate tern.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
Mariella Frostrup meets children's author Allan Ahlberg and singer Kiki Dee.
3/5 The invading British enter a deserted White House, feasting before setting it ablaze.
Meg Rosoff, women's cricket, Mossarat Qadeem and Anya von Bremzen.
3/5 Meredith's baby is on the way, and Georgy and Jos now have the long wait for news.
1/2 As libraries shut or cut their hours, Michael Rosen tells their story and asks: what next?
9/10 Temple and Sir Graham take to the river in the hunt for the missing girl.
As the Forth Bridge becomes a tourist attraction, what can Scotland learn from Sydney?
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
Anne McElvoy traces how the threat of Free Trade stung a placid aristocrat into action.
Ruth's distracted. (R)
Belfast poet Louis MacNeice's transatlantic love affair and the poetry it inspired.
Worried about paying for higher education? Paul Lewis and guests take your calls.
5/7 Lisa Jardine explores how scientists became separated from wider society. (R)
Laurie Taylor with a special programme on the work and influence the Canadian sociologist.
Severance pay at the BBC, reporting the Scottish referendum and political interviewing.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/6 Sarfraz Manzoor relives his adolescence growing up in a strict Muslim family in Luton.
Lynda's beginning to have misgivings.
Actress Tamsin Greig; novelist Jonathan Coe; Martin Bailey on his Van Gogh discoveries.
3/5 Meredith's baby is on the way, and Georgy and Jos now have the long wait for news. (R)
4/4 David Baddiel introduces three speakers and their tales of going against the grain.
Author Alan Bissett on his journey from lad to feminist.
Tom Heap asks if a campaign to ban palm oil from rain forest areas can succeed. (R)
Mariella Frostrup meets children's author Allan Ahlberg and singer Kiki Dee. (R)
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
8/10 With Stufa and Bassetti homing in, Zummo must keep Faustina safe.
1/6 Nigel inherits a life-changing sum of money and considers jacking it all in.
1/4 The remarkable true history of rockets and the men, women and animals behind them. (R)
Susan Hulme reports from Westminster on the first Prime Minister's Questions since July.
3/5 The invading British enter a deserted White House, feasting before setting it ablaze. (R)
National Trust members are to vote on whether to allow badger culls on its land.
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the greenshank.
Thursday 5 September 2013