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4/5 For Rupert Everett, the path to success is paved with elephant traps.
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 Dr Ed Kessler.
Charlotte Smith investigates how new EU rules might affect UK abattoirs.
Morning news and current affairs. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Hollywood actress Goldie Hawn is interviewed by Kirsty Young for Desert Island Discs.
An act of worship led by the Bishop of Salisbury, Nicholas Holtam.
Jenni Murray examines the care for teenagers whose lives are shortened through illness.
Commentary on two matches in the Super Eights from Colombo with Roshan Abeysinghe.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
4/9 Sandi Toksvig with Jeremy Hardy, Francis Wheen, Andy Hamilton and Bob Mills.
Lilian can't believe her luck.
The writers of The Thick of It, Cerys Matthews on country women, and Elementary.
5/5 By Caroline and David Stafford. HRT and the joys of growing old disgracefully.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Bletchingley, Surrey.
Sarah Dunant takes a look at teeth through the ages, and dentistry in times of austerity.
John Godber's play from 1983 is performed by its original cast - John and Jane Godber. (R)
Fierce fighting in Syria, Labour prepares for a conference, and elections in Venezuela.
10/15 The road to Switzerland brings lusty adventure. Will Sir Robert find what he is seeking?
9/9 Naomi Wolf nominates Edith Wharton, author of Pulitzer Prize-winning The Age of Innocence.
4/4 Sitting in a pub, Matthew Sweet discovers how real life is full of philosophical problems. (R)
5/5 Rupert Everett's US sitcom, Mr Ambassador, is finally filmed in front of a live audience.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Canon Simon Doogan.
Eddie Mair asks, 'Has anyone sober ever joined a political party?'.
Saturday 29 September 2012