The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/5 Leonardo returns to Florence and Francesco del Giocondo commissions a portrait of his wife (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day, with Canon Edwin Counsell.
'Are you straining tired eyes towards the future and saying, what next?'.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
Helen Mark finds out why Hampshire's chalk streams are so revered by fly fishermen. (R)
From gas to gold, who owns the riches beneath our feet?
Including Sports Desk, Thought for the Day and Weather.
Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir meet Laura Mvula, plus Andrew Strauss' Inheritance Tracks.
Commentary on the second day of the fifth Test between England and India, from the Oval.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles Haider al-Abadi, Iraq's prime minister-designate.
Tom Sutcliffe chairs sharp, critical discussion of the week's cultural events.
The extraordinary history and science of the use of hypnosis in medicine.
Mike Walker's epic chronicle considers the young Charles II. With Jamie Parker. (R)
James Naughtie hosts discussion about Scotland's future, from the Edinburgh Festival. (R)
Nigel Rees hosts with Chris Addison, Jim Al-Khalili, Katy Brand and John Campbell. (R)
Ed Docx discovers that John Donne can be a poet for life. (R)
2/3 A young woman falls in love with her parent's lodger, the charming John George Haigh. (R)
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of St Peter's Church in Ropley, Hampshire.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles Haider al-Abadi, Iraq's prime minister-designate. (R)
Sunday 17 August 2014