The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/3 A young couple struggle to find the money for a special Christmas present for each other. (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of Durham Cathedral.
Mark Coles profiles world boxing champion turned Ukrainian politician, Vitali Klitschko. (R)
The latest national and international news.
John McCarthy explores the effects of walking on our creative and spiritual well-being.
Caz Graham meets the Cairngorm reindeer herd at its busiest time of year.
The latest weather forecast.
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
What kind of bishop is a 'Pope Francis bishop'? John Allen talks about what it all means.
Stephen Fry presents an appeal for Mind.
The Advent season continues with a service live from St Martin-in-the-Fields, London.
William Dalrymple reflects on the co-habitation of Islam and Christianity. (R)
David Attenborough presents the shelduck. (R)
Sunday morning magazine programme. Presented by Paddy O'Connell.
Leonie is feeling lonely. Meanwhile Jennifer tries to help.
Kirsty Young talks to comedian and actor Miranda Hart.
6/6 Regulars Tim, Graeme and Barry are joined by David Mitchell. Jack Dee chairs. (R)
For Nigel Slater, nutmeg is 'the scent of Christmas', but Sheila Dillon needs convincing.
2/4 Hardeep visits the picturesque fishing village of Port Isaac on the north Cornish coast.
Eric Robson chairs a special 1870s-themed episode of GQT from Beamish, the Living Museum. (R)
Fi Glover introduces children talking about siblings, ambition and stolen chocolate.
In a dilapidated van, Jimmy Rabbitte and Bimbo venture into the fish 'n' chip industry.
Sally Gardner, Sarah Hall and Lennie Goodings discuss the 'Year of the Women Writers'.
Daljit Nagra explores the different practices behind translating poetry. (R)
Mark Doyle investigates the new threat from Africa's Islamist militants. (R)
Gerry Northam chooses the best of the previous seven days of BBC Radio.
Eddie is insistent.
4/6 The pros and cons of being grown up enough to have a guest room.
2/5 By Jim Perrin. A young boy becomes obsessed with taming wild birds.
Tim Harford on a Shelter statistic. Plus wine shortage, maths and magic, and football. (R)
Matthew Bannister recalls an actor, a politician, an author, an actress and a train robber (R)
Has the bitcoin bubble burst? The true price of insurance. Copycat HMRC and moneyboxes. (R)
Stephen Fry presents an appeal for Mind. (R)
Peter Day goes behind the scenes at the pantomime to find out why it matters financially. (R)
Weekly political discussion and analysis with MPs, experts and commentators.
Kevin Maguire of the Daily Mirror looks at how papers covered the week's biggest stories.
Francine Stock talks to Ben Stiller about The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. (R)
John McCarthy explores the effects of walking on our creative and spiritual well-being. (R)
The links between clothing and age. Also, how couples deal with chronic illness. (R)
The bells of Durham Cathedral. (R)
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day, with the Rev Dr Jo Bailey Wells.
There are concerns that not enough money goes towards environmental schemes in England.
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
David Attenborough presents the lesser redpoll.
Monday 23 December 2013