The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
Laurie Taylor considers a cultural history of the Colony Room Club. Also, Soho sex shops. (R)
The bells of the Church of Benedict and Mary, Buckland Brewer, Devon. (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 Dr Janet Wootton.
We find pork labelled as British - which isn't. Can we still trust the Red Tractor label?
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the great shearwater.
Morning news and current affairs. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Tom Sutcliffe talks to Margaret Atwood, Vicky Featherstone and AC Grayling.
1/5 1833: A family is killed by arsenic, and the race is on for a test to catch the culprits.
Stevie Nicks on her world tour with Fleetwood Mac. Presented by Jane Garvey.
1/5 Al Smith's drama follows the Cartwright family over the six months after their mother dies
4/4 Alan Dein meets the Forest of Dean 'free miners', still digging coal in their 70s.
3/6 Brian is impressed by a visiting computer repair expert, but is he what he seems?
The new tests to confirm the origin of British pork sold under the Red Tractor logo.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
1/5 Bettany Hughes' archaeology of philosophy. Who came up with the idea of an idea?
Ruth's in for a shock. (R)
Night shift operators fly a drone over Waziristan from a trailer in the American desert.
Tom Sutcliffe chairs the game of lateral thinking and cryptic connections.
Hardeep Singh Kohli discovers the new breed of non-alcoholic bars. (R)
Hugh Haughton explores how 'the uncanny' has shaped fiction, film, architecture and art. (R)
Ernie Rea in conversation with guests about the Sunni and Shia branches of Islam.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
6/7 Nicholas Parsons invites guests to talk without hesitation, repetition or deviation.
Mark Lawson talks to actor Derek Jacobi as he publishes his autobiography.
1/5 Al Smith's drama follows the Cartwright family over the six months after their mother dies (R)
Can we maintain the NHS much as we know it or do we need to envisage really big changes?
Weapons inspectors in Syria say chemical weapons have been used.
6/10 The two mysterious men from the Secret Service have a top-secret mission for Thomas.
4/4 The history and culture of the four-letter word that starts with F.
Author Adam Gopnik rides New York's longest subway train which is famous for its song. (R)
1/5 1833: A family is killed by arsenic, and the race is on for a test to catch the culprits. (R)
What do pig farmers make of the news that pork marked British was probably Dutch?
Brett Westwood presents the story and sound of the hobby.
Tuesday 17 September 2013