The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/5 As the ploughman drops into the western bay, we offer you bene darkmans, dear listener.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
Commentary on the fourth day of the third Test between India and England from Kolkata.
Ian Marchant explores whether trees really do have miraculous powers.
Sue Cameron of the Daily Telegraph looks behind the scenes at Westminster.
Kate Adie introduces reports from Damascus, Moscow, Istanbul, South Tyrol and Bologna.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Paul Lewis and guests on the Autumn Statement, financial advice and credit card rights.
5/6 Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches.
The latest weather forecast.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate from Gainsborough in Lincolnshire.
Listeners' responses to this week's Any Questions?
By Willy Russell. The relationship between a feisty working-class OU student and her tutor (R)
Lisa Riley's Strictly success, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, and Doris Day - underrated icon and actor?
Full coverage of the day's news with Ritula Shah.
'I gave Spandau's Tony Hadley his voice.' Maria Malone ghostwrites pop autobiographies.
Clive Anderson is joined by Harry Hill, Boris Johnson, David Suchet and Rebecca Front.
Lesley Curwen explores the colourful life of business tycoon Sir Philip Green.
Seven Psychopaths, Julius Caesar with a female cast, and Loving Miss Hatto.
50 years after the film's release Allan Little considers the legacy of Lawrence of Arabia.
2/4 1838: The count is in Paris, bent on destroying the men who betrayed him 25 years earlier.
Should we as consumers think about the moral consequences of where we spend our money?
The nationwide general knowledge quiz, chaired by Russell Davies.
Paul Gambaccini chats to Dave Brubeck about his unique jazz career. (R)
2/3 By Julie Ma. A young Chinese girl has to translate sensitive information for her mother. (R)
Commentary on the final day of the third Test between India and England from Kolkata.
Sunday 9 December 2012