The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 The dying days of the tsarist empire see the aristocracy partying their way into history.
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 the Rev Chris Bennett.
A mysterious disease affecting Christmas trees is causing big problems for some growers.
Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Sean Curran with the latest news from Westminster and beyond.
Libby Purves meets Olympian Ian Thorpe and penguin expert Pablo Garcia Borboroglu.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music. Led by the Rev Clair Jaquiss.
How could the workplace be better for women? Presented by Jane Garvey.
3/5 Jess's recovery is progressing well, until new friend Maddie has a plan.
1/2 Peter White returns to his blind boarding school to find out what it's like for pupils now
2/4 At Annabelle's mum's 60th birthday party, Will faces his straight talking father-in-law. (R)
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
The signs that clutter rural roads and the rise of the 'own label'. With Winifred Robinson
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news presented by Martha Kearney.
3/5 Matthew Oates goes hunting for rare orchids and gets more than he bargained for.
It's Peggy's birthday.
2/2 Sandy's trip back to his birthplace in Greenock reveals a life changing surprise.
Vincent Duggleby and a panel of guests answer listeners' calls on banking.
How 'gaydar' works, narcissism and the Me Generation, IQ tests and learning disabilities.
Steve Hewlett presents an extended Media Show on the crisis at the top of the BBC.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/6 Arthur casts off on Spiggy Lakes with long-suffering friends Sally, Geoffrey and Wilf. (R)
Emma hits rock bottom.
The Effect, a new play by Lucy Prebble starring Billie Piper, plus the final Twilight film
What is it acceptable to say on social media? Engaging debate chaired by Michael Buerk.
Ismail Einashe reflects on the causes of violent gang culture among young Somali men.
Dr Yan Wong explores new theories on gender and ageing.
Round-up of the day's news, with Robin Lustig.
3/10 Miryam remembers a Jewish rebellion, to which the Romans responded with savage brutality.
3/4 Yasmine Akram and Aisling Bea bring to life some of Ireland's most popular folklore.
3/4 Tilly and Pip up sticks and move to the seaside, against Pip's will, of course.
Sean Curran reports on the day's sitting of the House of Lords.
3/5 In the Bolshevik coup, the rich, landowners and those in authority became 'former people'.
Commentary on the first day of the first Test between India and England from Ahmedabad.
Thursday 15 November 2012