The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/3 By Patrick Neate. Tommy tells his rebellious and unconventional mother something important (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of Solovsky Monastery, Russia.
As the Olympics come to London, Mayor Boris Johnson finds himself on the global stage.
The latest national and international news.
Jake Arnott explores how a sense of narrative is essential for how we understand the world
Joanna Pinnock discovers the UK's rarest frog, the pool frog, in deepest Norfolk.
The latest weather forecast.
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
A British historian describes the dilemmas facing Aleppo's large Christian community.
Felicity Finch presents an appeal on behalf of Health Poverty Action.
Bishop Stephen Oliver explores the Celtic spirituality of the Holy Island of Lindisfarne.
Philosopher John Gray wonders what bulk buying of stamps tells us about economic gloom.
Sunday morning magazine programme presented by Paddy O'Connell.
Disability campaigner Baroness Campbell is interviewed by Kirsty Young.
Commentary on the second Test between England and South Africa from Headingley.
Martin Wainwright makes his selection from the past seven days of BBC Radio.
It's the morning after the night before.
5/6 Marcus Brigstocke invites Kathy Burke to try new things, like visiting Harrods in London. (R)
3/3 By Vanessa Gebbie. Why is the strange woman in this unnerving tale following a man?
Ye Shiwen's statistics, what's happening to homelessness, and TV's murder capital.
Matthew Bannister on Maeve Binchy, Gore Vidal, Ann Atkinson and Geoffrey Hughes.
Scores of people with learning disabilities are ending up in forced marriages.
Britain is getting a new port on the Thames. Peter Day looks at the impact this will have.
Weekly political discussion and analysis with MPs, experts and commentators.
Hugo Rifkind of the Times analyses how the newspapers are covering the biggest stories.
Matthew Sweet and guests look back at the film career of Ivor Novello.
'Jobs for the Boys?' Discrimination and nepotism in the media industry, with Laurie Taylor
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Shaunaka Rishi Das.
American farmers say livestock is at risk due to animal feed shortages.
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
Monday 6 August 2012