The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 The author journeys to Silicon Valley to meet the men behind the internet.
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 Shaunaka Rishi Das.
RSPB fear environment funding cuts in Scotland will have a detrimental impact on wildlife.
News headlines and sport, including reports of Egypt launching 'air strikes' in Sinai.
1/3 Quentin Letts asks if the Queen still needs 98 personal representatives around the country
Fi Glover presents stories from Oxford, Liverpool, London and Stoke-on-Trent. (R)
Bible reading, prayer and a range of Christian music, led by the Rev Clair Jaquiss.
Family secrets, older women workers, and Cook the Perfect tiramisu. With Jenni Murray.
3/5 Edith has kept Bruce's return a secret from Aylmer, but will Vincy remain silent too?
2/4 History documentary on the American 'ghost ships' sent to be scrapped in Britain in 2003.
6/6 Anne is off to Cambridge, but Charlotte doesn't know the meaning of the word 'thick'.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Winifred Robinson debates plain cigarette packaging and how to spend a PPI windfall.
John Waite follows the plight of thousands of forgotten soldiers.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news presented by Martha Kearney.
3/5 John Simpson looks at the right wing journalists reporting on the Spanish Civil War.
Vicky can't resist.
Two brothers cycle from Lands End to John O'Groats to heal their shattered relationship.
1/4 Michael Robinson investigates the origins of PPI mis-selling.
Dr Mark Porter discovers new approaches to helping people who have strokes in rural areas.
White middle-class settlers in edgy areas, plus how to get ahead in the media.
Gold medal for the BBC's Olympic coverage? Plus DAB and the radio digital switchover.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/6 Sandy's quiet life is shattered when his daughter and son-in-law make use of his address. (R)
Jennifer makes a heartfelt plea.
Bourne writer Tony Gilroy, large-scale public theatre, Jackpot review.
Should Britain stay in the European Union? Former diplomat Sir Stephen Wall puts the case.
Architect Ali Mangera discusses the closely-connected futures of cities and shopping.
Can you apply Darwin's theory of natural selection to music and create the perfect song?
'Zero growth' Britain, ethical investment and the Church, and the Gu Xilai trial.
7/9 A near-death experience gives our heroine a moment of fame.
5/6 Fifth in series of live Now Shows: Comedians reflect the highs and lows of the Olympics.
3/5 Jay Rayner presents a programme from the Latitude Festival. (R)
3/5 The author meets members of the curiously named 'peering' community.
The price of tea rises due to poor harvests and bad weather conditions.
Thursday 9 August 2012