The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 Anna Maxwell Martin reads a new biography of groundbreaking politican Nancy Astor.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A reading and a reflection to start the day on Radio 4 with George Craig.
MPs are to debate the English badger culling pilot.
Savile inquiries, plus Booker Prize-winner Hilary Mantel and the US presidential debate.
The latest events from Westminster with Sean Curran.
Libby Purves meets Michael Palin and Kathy Reichs.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music. Led by Monsignor Tony Rogers.
Fiona Shaw; Martha Wainwright; The trial of Beatrice Pace. Presented by Jenni Murray.
3/5 Katharina is even more distressed by press intrusion and a deluge of abusive letters.
3/4 Alan Dein meets the men for whom pigeon flying is more than just a way of life.
4/6 Mrs Birkett locks horns with Lovely Sue, while Alok and Sanjay find a new cool friend.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Bills, broadband and a stolen dog. With Winifred Robinson.
The latest weather forecast.
News, analysis and comment from the UK and around the world with Martha Kearney.
8/10 Class war in 11th century China: the rise and fall of a brilliant bureaucrat.
Ed searches for a way out.
By Christopher Reason. A primary school head teacher is suspicious of an Ofsted inspection
Income tax, VAT, CGT: Vincent Duggleby and a panel of experts answer your tax questions.
The science behind this week's leap from the edge of space - how the human body copes.
Security systems - their pitfalls. Also, a sociological take on the financial crisis.
The latest on the Savile row. Plus 'Seen but not heard: How women make front page news'.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/6 The showbiz legend decides to get some legal advice, but will he take it or give it? (R)
Susan wants to help.
Hollywood costumes from Oz to Avatar; rock documentaries; Damien Hirst's harbour sculpture
Has Jimmy Savile's charity work been morally contaminated by revelations of child abuse?
Rabina Khan calls for a new definition of multiculturalism which avoids simplistic labels.
Geoff Watts explores the cultural and scientific story of hallucination.
Presented by Ritula Shah. Unemployment falls by 50,000.
3/10 Violet has taken Grace home to Silkhampton, and Violet receives an unwelcome visitor.
3/6 Rufus Hound is joined by Jo Caulfield who revisits her time in a terrible rockabilly band. (R)
Sean Curran with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
3/5 By Adrian Fort. New biography of groundbreaking and inspirational politician Nancy Astor.
Sainsbury's is dropping the Food Quality Red Tractor logo. It's 'simpler' for consumers.
Thursday 18 October 2012