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5/5 Paul Auster embraces growing old with no recriminations, not nostalgic but looking forward
The latest shipping forecast.
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The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
Prayer and reflection with the Rev Scott McKenna of Mayfield Salisbury Parish, Edinburgh.
Would Eddie Mair swap his voice? Listeners talk about talking, and losing the voice.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
Helen Mark goes 'doon the watter' to explore the Isle of Bute, off Scotland's west coast.
After a summer of protests, blockades and summits the voluntary milk code is agreed.
What is 'predistribution'? Plus, France and the Syrian rebels, and Coldplay on ukuleles.
Mark D'Arcy has the best of Friday's debate in the Commons.
Magazine show presented by Sian Williams and John McCarthy with studio guest Edwina Currie
1/3 Steve Punt is called on to investigate a dead pensioner's secret stash of arms.
Sue Cameron of the Daily Telegraph looks behind the scenes at Westminster.
Kate Adie hosts reports from correspondents in Greece, Chechnya, Israel, France and China.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
The City watchdog warns banks to stop selling us products we don't need. With Paul Lewis.
1/9 A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig.
Jonathan Dimbleby chairs a live discussion of news and politics from Lympstone, Devon.
Topics include the cabinet reshuffle and the national honours system. With Anita Anand.
Coverage of England v South Africa in the first T20 international from Durham.
Clive Anderson is joined by Rob Brydon, with music from Beth Orton.
Geeta Guru-Murthy profiles Grant Shapps, the new Conservative party co-chairman.
A review of the week's cultural highlights with Tom Sutcliffe.
Satirist Joe Queenan reveals that the search for someone to blame is always successful.
1/3 The battles of Ma Joad as her family trek west in 1930s America.
3/3 John Humphrys asks leading education decision makers and thinkers - who should teach?
Tom Sutcliffe is joined by competing teams from the Midlands and the South of England.
Roger McGough with poetry requests, including work by Frost, Yeats and Julia Copus.
3/3 A new girl at school shocks her classmates with an improbable story from her past. (R)
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The bells of St Mary the Virgin Church, Hanbury, Worcestershire.
Sunday 9 September 2012