The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 The family house is now empty and the author uses it as his base. (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, presented by the Rev Scott McKenna.
The milk contamination scare which could rock New Zealand's whole economy. With Caz Graham
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the ringed plover.
Morning news, including NHS 'zero harm' plans and giant 'fatberg' found in sewer.
2/3 Allan Little analyses how the AKP government sought to re-engage with its Arab neighbours.
3/5 Dominic Arkwright meets the man who took a call from the sister he didn't know existed. (R)
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music. Led by Clair Jaquiss.
Jessie J on pop stardom; women's role in the history of cricket. Emma Barnett presents.
2/5 Sam celebrates his 34th birthday, but his neighbour Sir William faces charges of bribery.
Zoe Williams explores the changes that take place in a woman's brain during pregnancy.
Laura Barton tracks down the legendary lost figure of British folk music, Nic Jones.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Julian Worricker takes your calls about staying at home to look after your children.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
2/5 Hardeep learns about a chess initiative in schools and looks for checks in Carnaby Street.
Helen's tetchy. (R)
4/5 Samir comes to the cathedral intending to find out about the empty spaces. (R)
5/6 Jay Rayner and the panel are in Southall for the culinary panel show.
2/4 Pints and philosophical problems with Matthew Sweet - what is exploitation?
Chris Ledgard and Stuart Maconie explore miscommunication, mondegreens and misophonia.
1/9 Russell Grant chooses Ivor Novello, the popular British film star of the pre-War years.
Coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/7 Chaired by Miles Jupp, with Francis Wheen, Kirsty Wark and Andrew Maxwell.
Lilian has some disturbing news.
The Lone Ranger, Conrad Shawcross, Edinburgh fringe and Gemma Chan's Cultural Exchange.
2/5 Sam celebrates his 34th birthday, but his neighbour Sir William faces charges of bribery. (R)
Ehsan Masood explores whether science is becoming politicised on controversial issues.
Gary O'Donoghue looks at the RNIB's bus campaign to improve travel for blind passengers.
1/7 Lisa Jardine explores the birth of modern science in Restoration England.
2/3 Allan Little analyses how the AKP government sought to re-engage with its Arab neighbours. (R)
With Carolyn Quinn. Syrian rebels retake airport near Aleppo.
7/10 Morley's investigations are the talk of the town in the village of Blakeney.
London Hughes, aka Miss London, stars in a sitcom about the tricky world of romance.
3/6 Josie presents stories of splits, divisions and tears. (R)
2/5 Philip recalls his early London years, a place full of watery stories, past and present. (R)
The UK pig industry calls on retailers not to import illegally produced pork.
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the great black-backed gull.
Wednesday 7 August 2013