The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 Ross King tells the fascinating story of one of history's greatest artistic masterpieces.
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 from Wales with the Rev Dr Craig Gardiner.
Charlotte Smith investigates the history of farming cooperatives in the Netherlands.
Justine Greening on planes and trains, public sector pay levels and which US votes count.
Jim Al-Khalili discusses silent aircraft with Cambridge engineer, Dame Ann Dowling.
Paddy O'Connell talks to Chantal, widowed and left to bring up three children alone.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music, led by Bishop Chris Edmondson.
Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson previews the Paralympics, plus Sandi Toksvig on her new novel.
2/5 The case involving organised crime, cannabis farming and a missing finger continues.
Rowan Pelling searches for a cure for the problem which blights her life, procrastination.
1/5 Anti-apartheid campaigner Albie Sachs on the Largo from Dvorak's New World Symphony.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
What more should be done to ensure we eat healthily?
Jim Naughtie profiles the campaigner and mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence.
The latest weather forecast.
Coverage of England v South Africa in the second One Day International from Southampton.
Dr Mark Porter finds out that botox injections can help chronic migraine sufferers.
Round-up of the day's news with Felicity Evans.
7/10 Still recovering from the attack in his bedroom, Baratte starts to make some changes.
1/4 Gangland enforcer Jack Carter goes home to investigate the suspicious death of his brother
3/3 Travelling from rainy Sligo to busy Dublin, Ross learns to play the penny whistle - badly. (R)
2/5 Despite his reputation by 1495, Leonardo da Vinci is frustrated at his lack of achievement
A reading and a reflection to start the day, with the Rev Dr Craig Gardiner.
An advert claiming 'Red Tractor Pork is High Welfare Pork' is banned. Pig farmers respond.
Wednesday 29 August 2012