The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 As the local steelworks go out on strike, Damian falls in love for the first time. (R)
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 Canon Stephen Shipley.
How did the Food Standards Agency handle the horsemeat scandal? Anna Hill finds out.
Miranda Krestovnikoff presents the story and sound of the puffin.
Morning news. Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
The marathon same-sex marriage debate rages on in the Lords. Sean Curran reports.
Libby Purves meets musician Cerys Matthews and Eve Branson, mother of Sir Richard.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music. Led by the Rev Peter Whittaker.
Do we need radical feminism? Plus Children and bereavement, and research into Tamoxifen.
3/5 A hostage negotiator finds his personal life harder to confront than the kidnapping.
In another of his quirky assignments for Radio 4, Steve Carver works as a 'trade-plater'.
3/6 Vicky decides to attend self-defence classes and meets with some unexpected opposition.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Why has the number of homes being insulated dived this year? Winifred Robinson presents.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
Commentary on the third One Day International: England v New Zealand at Trent Bridge.
Assad forces regain town of Qusair in major blow to Syrian rebels. With David Eades.
8/10 Now that the war is over, the Borgia familial intrigues take centre stage.
6/6 Nathan's dad celebrates his 50th birthday and is made to feel middle-aged by his son.
1/4 Two friends tour the city to choose where to scatter their urban explorer friend's ashes.
Sean Curran reports from Westminster.
3/5 As 11-year-old Damian's home life descends into chaos, he tries to hide his sexuality. (R)
Who is responsible for managing our rivers and streams? Should farmers do it themselves?
Miranda Krestovnikoff presents the story and sound of the razorbill.
Thursday 6 June 2013