The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 James Nestor searches for the elusive 'doorway to the deep'. (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A short reflection and prayer with Canon Simon Doogan.
The NFU protests against supermarkets at the Royal Welsh Show.
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the bullfinch. (R)
Morning news. Includes Sports Desk; Yesterday in Parliament; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Susan Hulme reports from Westminster.
Carol Robinson on her journey from lab technician to professor of chemistry.
Sarah Montague talks to a mum about how she is coping with her son in prison.
Christian worship with a Bible reading, prayer and music, led by the Rev Paul Mathole.
Jenni Murray with the female perspective, including Girl Summit on FGM and forced marriage
2/5 Darleen moves to a village catering for learning disabled adults.
Monty Don asks if reserves fenced off for the benefit of wildlife are effective.
1/2 British musician and poet Akala examines the culture of his Rastafarian heritage.
National and international news and the shipping forecast.
Winifred Robinson answers calls on the right to die debate.
The latest weather forecast.
Government orders public inquiry into Litvinenko death. Presented by Edward Stourton.
The botanical impresario Joseph Banks' vision to build Britain's colonies through plants.
Mike has a crisis. (R)
1/11 By Alistair Jessiman. Police call in a psychic to help in the search for a missing woman. (R)
Helen Castor and her guests discuss the latest discoveries that are making history.
1/2 Exploring the ocean's deepest realm: the hadal zone, from 6,000 to 11,000 metres down. (R)
Chris Ledgard uncorks the subject of messages in a bottle.
Shami Chakrabarti and Monica Ali talk about their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert.
The Russian royal family give a lavish welcome to the French President.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/6 Stephen K Amos and friends compile an idiot's guide to penny pinching and austerity.
Hayley asks some difficult questions.
Judith Weir, Eamonn Holmes reviews Believe, author Philip Hensher, Discovering Tutankhamun
2/5 Darleen moves to a village catering for learning disabled adults. (R)
As Iraq falls deeper into chaos, John McCarthy asks a key question - who are the Kurds?
Two blind women talk to Peter White about their experiences of living in Israel and Gaza.
With a look at Crohn's disease and diet, teachers' voices and cholesterol-lowering foods.
Carol Robinson on her journey from lab technician to professor of chemistry. (R)
The latest news from the MH17 plane crash site in Ukraine.
2/10 Nella continues to wonder when her husband is going to consummate their marriage.
3/6 Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests ask whether science needs war to drive it. (R)
2/5 James Nestor meets some scientific freedivers and goes shark-tagging. (R)
A deadly threat to horses or a vital moth habitat? A new survey maps the ragwort plant.
Michaela Strachan presents the story and sound of the rock pipit. (R)
Wednesday 23 July 2014