The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/5 Heston Blumenthal puts his own twist on a 15th-century recipe called Pome Dores. (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 Imam Monawar Hussain.
NFU president Peter Kendall won't be standing for re-election.
Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson presents the short-eared owl.
Morning news. Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Sean Curran reports from Westminster.
Libby Purves meets the National Theatre's Sir Nicholas Hytner and comic Jack Whitehall.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music. Led by the Rev Dr Janet Wootton.
Cher - singer, actress, campaigner - talks to Jenni Murray.
3/10 Annie begins work on Harriet's portrait, but young Sybil is acting strangely.
Ian Hargreaves explores the fading visions of legendary Fleet Street editor Hugh Cudlipp.
1/4 A bike accident lands Tom Sheffield in A&E, just as he is about to go for a pizza. (R)
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
How to reduce the number of young drivers killed on the roads.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
The Arab revolt against the French in Algeria is explored by Fergal Keane.
Ed feels demoralised. (R)
By Paul Dornan. Hannah needs a job. Her dad's up for town mayor. Can she run against him?
Thinking of investing ethically? Call Ruth Alexander, or email email@example.com.
Does linking child immunisation to benefits and child care improve vaccination rates? (R)
The World Service and its broadcasters. Also, the use of mental health 'sections'.
Steve Hewlett talks to BBC2 controller Janice Hadlow about her vision for the channel.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
2/4 A comic investigation into how women treat each other in their day-to-day relationships. (R)
There's a welcome phone call for Helen.
Arts news. John Wilson meets Paul McCartney, who talks about his latest album, New.
3/10 Annie begins work on Harriet's portrait, but young Sybil is acting strangely. (R)
What is our moral responsibility to economic migrants? With Michael Buerk.
Farrah Jarral puts the case for more cheekiness.
Is Britain heading for an energy crisis? Tom Heap asks how do we keep UK lights on. (R)
Libby Purves meets the National Theatre's Sir Nicholas Hytner and comic Jack Whitehall. (R)
US Senators strike a deal to avert default and end government shutdown. With Ritula Shah.
3/5 A governess watches in horror as her charge behaves increasingly strangely.
1/6 Even the most successful writers have at some point had to take day jobs to pay the bills.
3/4 The women astronauts-who-never-were of the Mercury 13. (R)
Sean Curran reports on PMQs and the rest of the day's events at Westminster.
3/5 Heston Blumenthal admits that he found the 1660 recipe for quaking pudding irresistible. (R)
Should farmers be allowed to convert their barns and outbuildings into homes?
Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson presents the carrion crow.
Thursday 17 October 2013