Books worth reading.
BBC Radio 4
Dr Geoff Bunn journeys through 5,000 years of human understanding of the brain
Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through objects
The British Museum's Neil MacGregor tells A History of the World in 100 Objects.
Life of Gormenghast author Mervyn Peake, on the centenary of his birth, by his children.
Novelist Julie Myerson pays a very personal tribute to Daphne du Maurier.
Five darkly comic tales by the master of the bizarre - Roald Dahl. With Charles Dance.
A weekly reflection on a topical issue
Dave Lamb and Debra Stephenson star as a couple who are friends
Comedy by Martin Davies about a football-crazy priest
Battle of Britain fighter pilots recall the summer of 1940. Presented by Misha Glenny.
Satirical comedy starring Stephen Fry and John Bird
Radio dramas which delight and surprise
Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Detective Albert Campion wakes in hospital with amnesia, accused of attacking a policeman.
Mark Rickards meets the author of The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho.
Alex Horne and his five-piece jazz band combine comedy, improv, storytelling and music
A man and his companion camp on a remote island, and think they see a body in the water
Comedy-drama by Jim Sweeney
Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star and all-round pessimist Robb Wilton
Contemporary drama from the writers of 'The Archers'
Modern take on The Taming of the Shrew
1896: Life for people on the Sorin's country estate in Russia.
A look back at programmes and recordings from the BBC archives
Film-maker Don Letts explores the life of reggae singer Peter Tosh.
Armando Iannucci offers a heady mix of topical comedy, chat and outrageous fibs
Midge Ure investigates water's role as a constantly flowing source of musical inspiration.
John Harvey's 30-part dramatisation of AS Byatt's novels about the Potter family
Omnibus edition of a dramatisation of AS Byatt's novels about the Potter family