The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/5 Tipsy cake 1858. Heston Blumenthal tells of the historic English obsession with pineapple. (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 Imam Monawar Hussain.
The National Farmers' Union breaks its silence over progress with the pilot badger culls.
Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson presents the goldcrest.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk and Thought for the Day.
Kirsty Young interviews Chris Packham, naturalist, TV presenter and author. (R)
5/5 Heston Blumenthal unveils the inspiration for his signature dish of mock turtle soup.
Ugandan farmer Polly Apio, undercover police officers and pensions. With Jenni Murray.
5/10 Young Sybil's erratic behaviour continues to cause concern, when tragedy strikes.
Mukti Jain Campion explores the new global interest in Indian-style ingenuity.
1/6 Mimi branches into teenage fiction. But what's the best name for a go-betweening dog?
Jeremy Hunt on social care, the success of Lush and Edinburgh trams.
Fi Glover introduces a conversation about dealing with breast cancer and pregnancy.
The latest weather forecast.
News and current affairs, presented by Edward Stourton.
Fergal Keane looks back on the 40-year struggle of the Basque separatists, ETA.
David deals with an emergency. (R)
A man is contracted to repair the lift in a tower block. Why does no one believe him?
Peter Gibbs and the GQT team are at RHS Rosemoor for some autumnal topical tips.
3/3 By Antonio Prata. On a suburban street in 1980s Brazil, toys determine status and wealth.
Aasmah Mir on Choje Akong Rinpoche, Marcella Hazan, Maxine Powell and Mark 'Chopper' Read.
Should climate change sceptics be given airtime? Where has CBeebies radio been hiding?
Fi Glover with a conversation about the impact Leeds Carnival has had on a father and son.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/6 Steve Punt and Jon Culshaw present the week via topical stand-up and sketches.
Kirsty uncovers the truth.
Arts news and reviews with John Wilson, including Philip Hoare on Morrissey's Autobiograph
5/10 Young Sybil's erratic behaviour continues to cause concern, when tragedy strikes. (R)
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Rothbury in the North East
Lisa Jardine compares the computer science legacies of Alan Turing and Ada Lovelace.
2/3 Fergal Keane explores the rise in the power of terrorism in the post-war years.
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
5/5 A borrowed kit-bag turns out to harbour a shocking surprise.
Arlene Phillips and Jocelyn Jee Esien talk to Harriett Gilbert about favourite books. (R)
Mark D'Arcy reports from Westminster, as MPs debate Private Members' Bills.
Fi Glover with a conversation between friends about what makes them happy and sad.
5/5 Heston Blumenthal unveils the inspiration for his signature dish of mock turtle soup. (R)
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day, with the Rev Dr Stephen Wigley.
'My daughter asked if my grandchild could live with me' - iPM explores grandparenthood.
Saturday 19 October 2013