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5/5 An eyewitness records the fitful progress that Leonardo was making on his masterpiece.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with the Rev Dr Janet Wootton.
How to turn the Cuban Missile Crisis into a musical, and Tanni Grey-Thompson on Your News.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
Jules Hudson is in North Yorkshire discovering the fascinating history of Richmond Castle.
Caz Graham investigates how farming co-operatives work in the UK, Europe and globally.
Including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
Suzy Klein and Richard Coles with studio guest Lynda Bellingham and some remarkable people
Laurence Llewelyn Bowen honours the first workers' resort on the centenary of the Lights.
Does digital technology open or close our minds? A show from the Aspen Festival of Ideas.
The BBC's foreign correspondents take a closer look at the stories behind the headlines.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Paul Lewis on a crackdown on claims managers who don't always deliver the promised cash.
Commentary on the semis of the CB40 competition, with Kevin Howells and Charles Dagnall.
Tom Sutcliffe and his guests review the week's cultural highlights, including The Tempest.
Composer Gavin Bryars explores the ideas, personas and reception of his mentor John Cage.
3/3 The Buddenbrook family business is under threat from within and without.
2/3 How should we teach? John Humphrys challenges education experts.
With guests Samira Ahmed, Simon Jones, Dominic Sandbrook and Dominic Lawson.
Roger McGough with a brand new series, and a cheery selection of poetry requests.
2/3 A protective father wrestles with his spirited blind daughter's unexpected independence. (R)
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of St Mary's Church, Abergavenny.
Claire Bolderson profiles Frances O'Grady, soon to the the first woman to lead the TUC.
Sunday 2 September 2012