The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 Isabella Robinson cements her friendship with Edward Lane.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
Spiritual reflection and prayer to begin the day with Richard Hill.
The 2012 UK apple crop could be down almost a fifth on last year due to rain and hail.
With Sarah Montague and Evan Davis. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
2/3 As A-level results come out, Quentin Letts asks, 'What's the point of university?'.
Fi Glover presents encounters from Northern Ireland, Stoke-on-Trent and Reading. (R)
Spiritual reflection with a Bible reading, prayer and a range of Christian music.
Photos of veteran athletes that prove you don't have to be young to be athletic.
3/5 Laura tracks down the medic in charge on the day she was born and swapped.
3/4 Chris Ledgard with 1960s school stories of the switch from single sex to co-education.
1/6 By Bill Dare. Satirical adventure with strange tales from Brian's undiscovered continent.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
When automatic car insurance renewal goes wrong, and recovering from locked-in syndrome.
The former shipyard worker who became one of the UK's most popular stand-up comedians.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news presented by Martha Kearney.
3/5 Lucy Ash is in Italy with Milan's youngest city councillor who wants to clean up politics.
Jamie expects the worst.
1/3 Drama about an obsessive affair between a lawyer and a jewel thief. (R)
2/4 Michael Robinson wonders if a return to the banking of yesteryear is a possible solution.
Dr Mark Porter asks why some medical conditions are over-diagnosed, thanks to test results
Inside the world of Wall Street women, and the role of morality in preventing crime.
Why does Birmingham Alabama have eight local TV stations, when Birmingham UK has none?
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news with Eddie Mair.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/6 Delores has a moment of revelation as she feels really guilty for being late with the rent (R)
Lynda is reassuring.
Mark Lawson reports from Edinburgh on the talking points of the Festival and Fringe so far
Edward Stourton chairs a debate on issues surrounding human dignity.
Katarina Skoberne describes how history repeating itself taught her valuable lessons.
What will Britain's landscape look like in 2060? Tom Heap on our changing climate.
National and international news and analysis, presented by Robin Lustig.
3/5 Helen Dunmore's new ghost story set after the Second World War. Read by Jasmine Hyde.
1/4 The chief mouser to the Cabinet Office, 1973-1987, reflects on life with Margaret Thatcher
1/4 Even the most successful writers have at some point had to take day jobs to pay the bills.
1/6 How to talk to an emperor and inventing Saturday night TV shows. (R)
3/5 Isabella continues to see Edward Lane, but her feelings are not returned by him.
A rainy and disease-hit harvest could mean less British wheat in our biscuits and cereals.
Thursday 16 August 2012