The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 Pico hits the streets of Havana, and, of course, Graham Greene is with him once more.
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 Alison Jack.
A new vaccine for Foot and Mouth could prevent a repeat of the disasters of 2001.
Evan Davis interviews Bank of England governor Sir Mervyn King after his Today lecture.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Voltaire's satirical novel Candide, published in 1759.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music. Led by the Rev Andrew Martlew.
Diana Athill on care homes, what is 'normal' body size, and a Hungarian home birth expert.
4/5 Pat is on a desperate search for a lost masterpiece, and Dr Fairbairn just needs peace.
A profile of the People's Funeral Service in Honduras, the most murderous nation on earth.
Mukti Jain Campion reports on the changing reading habits of India's growing middle class.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Kevin McCloud on eco-housing, private company profits first in the NHS, and clothes banks.
The latest weather forecast.
Analysis of international news and current affairs, presented by Martha Kearney.
14/20 A pedlar's trunk reveals deception and religion, cross-dressing and travelling salesmen.
Usha is frustrated.
Comedy drama by Emily Steel. Dee has issues with food and it is complicating her life.
Richard Uridge discovers the Northamptonshire countryside around Rockingham Forest.
Jim Carter presents an appeal on behalf of the charity Starfish Greathearts Foundation.
Mariella Frostrup talks to comedian Russell Kane about his debut novel The Humorist.
Fifty years on, Sir Tom Courtenay looks back at The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
Science magazine programme.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/4 Tom asks the insurance industry why everything has to be so confusing.
Jim is sceptical, and Amy is making plans.
The creator of a controversial play about Apple, plus children's writer Shirley Hughes.
Phil Kemp asks if banks are facing another mis-selling scandal with 'interest rate swaps'.
A new approach to the business of innovation. Peter Day reports.
5/8 Chris Sperring searches for sika deer and how they're fitting into the Dorset countryside.
Robin Lustig presents national and international news and analysis.
4/5 Incomers from America bring changes to the sleepy parish of Dalmailing.
Pink Floyd members explore the tragic mental breakdown of former front man Syd Barrett. (R)
3/3 Des and Christopher go to see international tennis at Eastbourne. (R)
Comprehensive coverage of the council and mayoral election results.
4/5 How does Graham Greene figure when the Iyer family home goes up in flames one year?
Farming seaweed - the solution to feeding a growing world population?
Friday 4 May 2012