The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/5 From her berth on the Kendal, Rose George looks at the environmental impact of shipping. (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 the Rev Canon John McLuckie.
The Seasonal Agricultural Workers scheme is to end; so who replaces them in the fields?
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the great spotted woodpecker.
Including Sports Desk, Yesterday in Parliament, Weather and Thought for the Day.
Sue MacGregor and guests recall the Occupation of Jersey during the Second World War. (R)
5/5 Rose George shines a light on the hidden workers behind the massive shipping industry.
Singer-songwriter Katie Melua performs. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective.
5/6 A dead glamour model in a 5-star hotel sets Alia on the trail of a Bollywood heart-throb.
1/2 Will Millard descends the Mano River on the Sierra Leone-Liberia border by inflatable raft
2/6 The promise of a weekend away tests everyone's patience. With Jack Docherty.
The house buyers scammed out of the entire cost of their homes. With Peter White.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
Anne McElvoy on Mrs Thatcher's father and the transformation of conservatism.
Martyn lays down the law. (R)
2/6 Frank is called in to represent Jon, a teacher accused of historic sexual abuse.
Eric Robson chairs at the gardening event of the year, the GQT Summer Garden Party 2013.
Paul Henry's comic tale about a man down on his luck seeking solace. Read by Mark Meadows.
Matthew Bannister on Ray Dolby, Wing Cdr Kenneth Wallis, Frederick Pohl and Lydia Gridneff
Tim Harford discusses fertility statistics, the GDP and Africa's 'drinking problem'.
Interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/6 Rory Bremner and team are joined by journalists Peter Oborne and Deborah Orr.
Ruth's not willing to compromise.
Mark Rylance on directing Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones. Plus TV prison dramas.
5/6 A dead glamour model in a 5-star hotel sets Alia on the trail of a Bollywood heart-throb. (R)
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Southend in Essex.
AL Kennedy reflects on the stuggle to establish truth in an age of lies.
2/2 Anne McElvoy traces British conservatism from the Edwardian era to the permissive society.
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
5/10 Thomas discovers that both Tony and the highly-prized ZETA machine have disappeared.
6/9 Matthew Parris is joined by Peter Bowles to discuss the life of director George Devine.
Mark D'Arcy reports from Westminster, as MPs head off for the party conference season.
5/5 Rose George shines a light on the hidden workers behind the massive shipping industry. (R)
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with the Rev Dr Janet Wootton.
A former policeman who gathered intelligence on extremist groups talks to iPM.
Saturday 14 September 2013