The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment, prayer and tribute to Nelson Mandela with Andrew Graystone.
Action is needed to tackle Bovine Viral Diarrhoea in England and Wales, says advisor.
Chris Packham presents the teal.
Morning news. Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Kirsty Young talks to broadcaster Clare Balding. (R)
5/5 Now in her 70s and still fiercely independent, Penelope is finally solvent.
Abortion rights; getting boys to read; author Jeff Kinney; female sports presenters
5/5 After quite a week, a visit to HighLites is maybe the last thing bride-to-be Tess needs.
3/3 The Rights and Responsibilities song is written and performed by Ghostpoet.
2/4 Old Grace is sure of strange happenings since the new telegraph machine was installed.
Friday brings the World Cup draw - Melanie Abbott looks at ticket and travel prices.
Fi Glover introduces a father and daughter talking about cleaning windows for a living.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
5/5 Examining the circumstances that led to the establishment of the Federal Reserve in 1913.
Jamie steps in. (R)
By Mike Bartlett. Can love cope with personality change? Alison Steadman stars. (R)
Eric Robson and the GQT team visit Wainfleet near Skegness.
News of the 2012 Radio 4 Christmas Appeal. To give this year call 0800 082 8284. (R)
Fergal Keane takes a journey through the private notebooks and letters of Nelson Mandela.
Too much Nigella on Radio 4? And a trip to Ambridge with the Archers archivist.
Fi Glover with a conversation about the role football plays in friendship and in love.
Interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/7 A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig.
Alistair leads a frantic search.
Arts news and reviews with Kirsty Lang, including Lenny Henry's tribute to Nelson Mandela.
5/5 After quite a week, a visit to HighLites is maybe the last thing bride-to-be Tess needs. (R)
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Coleford, Gloucestershire.
Will Self reflects that our modern secular society has silenced the voices of the dead.
Allan Little tells the life story of Nelson Mandela, from prisoner to president.
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
9/10 Laurie is racked with guilt and worry about the two great loves in his life.
10/10 Laurie pursues Andrew to London, furious with Ralph for betraying him.
Mark D'Arcy reports from Westminster.
Fi Glover with book-loving friends whose current favourite reads tend to be bloodthirsty.
5/5 Now in her 70s and still fiercely independent, Penelope is finally solvent. (R)
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment, prayer and tribute to Nelson Mandela with Lord Harries of Pentregarth
One listener tells iPM - 'My husband was a child sex offender, but I never knew.'.
Saturday 7 December 2013