Nick Baker pays tribute to virtuoso musician Larry Adler.
Perrier Award winning comedian Laura Solon's sketch and character comedy series
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen tells the story of dandyism and male peacockery through the ages
Novelist Julie Myerson pays a very personal tribute to Daphne du Maurier.
BBC Radio 4
Alistair Cooke’s weekly talks on American life, history and politics from 1946 – 2004.
Peter White visits Argentina to hear about the work of blind fabulist Jorge Luis Borges.
An ambulance call handler's own life is fast becoming an emergency itself.
Spoof documentary series starring Tom Baker along with Stewart Lee and Richard Herring
Five darkly comic tales by the master of the bizarre - Roald Dahl. With Charles Dance.
Author Howard Sounes reveals the true story behind the noted Bob Dylan song.
The story of Conor, who is coming to terms with not being able to father his own child.
Sean Street tells the story of the German wildlife sound recordist Ludwig Koch.
Ayisha Yahya tells the story of the 600-mile railway line from the Kenyan coast to Uganda