Historian Juliet Gardiner explores the surprising story of 'Motorway One'.
Vivienne Parry explores madness and mental health among heroines of classic fiction.
A series chronicling the influences that affected the course of classical music
Matthew Sweet reveals the untold story of film critic Harold McCarthy.
A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales
Michael Butt's dramatisation of Marcel Proust's classic series of novels
Did British theatre great Noel Coward turn detective before the war?
Marguerite Patten sums up a lifetime of food writing
Lectures and sketches by the comedian, arguing the significance of historical figures
Comedian Mark Steel visits towns across the UK and creates a show for a local audience
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Comedian and activist Mark Thomas creates a People's Manifesto
Stand-up, sketches and songs from comic Mark Watson
George and Kate are newly married and already facing the frustrations of their new life.
The seafaring hero faces pirates and battles afloat. Stars Steven Pacey and Julia Swift.
Science-fiction thriller in which a Britain of the future bans music
Not the football club, but a one-legged, partially sighted wheeler-dealer from Lancashire.
Contemporary horror story set in a remote Scottish country house
Drama inspired by the true life story of an 18th-century forger of the Bard.
The remarkable story of pioneering BBC Radiophonic Workshop composer Delia Derbyshire.
Harry's long marriage to Joyce reaches an all-time low when she experiences reincarnation.
Staying at home for 25 years, the strange tale of celebrated Victorian recluse James Lucas
Roland Buerk reports on the crisis in Japan's declining traditional kimono industry.
Comedy. Professor Joy Klamp is a specialist in the art of spoiling other people's pleasure
A former yuppie decides to rob a betting shop, using an unusual fake gun.
The heroic Norwegian seamen and their vital wartime 'Shetland Bus' lifeline.
Murder mystery series set in the friendly Cotswold village of Carsely
Omnibus edition of the classic Victorian thriller by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
John Lloyd celebrates 30 years of The Meaning of Liff with Matt Lucas and Helen Fielding.
William Andrews and Greg McHugh's sketch show mixing live and studio material
The American essayist presents a series of audience readings.
High-profile figures, in conversation with John Wilson, replay their own sound archive
Women whose much-loved husbands have died describe finding unexpected happiness afterwards
Emily Booth tells the story of heavy metal, the loudest and darkest form of rock.
Founding member of The Goon Show, Michael Bentine shares stories of his life and career
Disaffected writer Linus Scott arrives in a remote east coast settlement
How Dame Maggie Smith got the acting bug. Peter Firth reads Michael Coveney's biography.
Michael Peppiatt's account of his 30-year friendship with Francis Bacon.
Short stories exploring the magical light and white nights of far northern summers
An all-knowing computer seems to have an independent life of its own.
Series exploring the development of the science of psychology during the 20th century
The battles of tycoon Jimmy Bright. Sitcom starring Bernard Cribbins and Frank Thornton.
Series about a pair of psychotherapists investigating paranormal phenomena
The tall and unconventional comedienne has lots to learn about retail and men.
Short stories by the US director, producer, artist and writer
Julian Barnes and Hermione Lee on the Victorian writers and artists who went to France
Modest young man Nem becomes don of Brazil's largest favela in Rio.
Classic stories by the mistress of the whodunit, starring her iconic spinster sleuth.
Musical satirist Mitch Benn explores his comedy connections to the story of the Beatles.
Musical satirist Mitch Benn explores the work of various music stars.
On an island hunting trip, Inuit tourist guide Edie finds herself embroiled in a murder
Epic drama set in the aftermath of the 1857 Indian mutiny. Stars Vineeta Rishi.
A refugee proves to be an aggravating and judgemental man of mystery.
True stories told live in the USA
Comic debating show that tackles the weighty issues of the day
Midge Ure travels to Cape Town to meet a group of young township musicians.
Louise Elliott meets Terry O'Neill from Newport, whose story inspired Agatha Christie.
BBC Radio Wales
Derek Jacobi introduces spooky tales by the author MR James
Cruising home from the Far East, Somerset Maugham's tales of some passengers
Comedy starring Kenneth Horne and Richard Murdoch, set in an RAF station
Forensics docu-drama series presented by Nick Ross
Panel show in which guests donate fascinating exhibits to a vast imaginary museum
Programmes exploring music and music-related subjects
Comedy written by Richie Webb as multi-instrumentalist music teacher Nigel Penny
Jenni Trent Hughes explores paternal advice - the nuggets imparted from fathers to sons.
Sci-fi sitcom by Phil Whelans about a hopeless new space colony, with Nicholas Lyndhurst
Phil Cunningham talks to a series of musicians about their lives, careers and influences.
BBC Radio Scotland
Rufus Hound invites a guest to read extracts from their teenage diaries
John Aiziewood investigates the phenomenon known as 'prog rock'.
Hollywood greats star in classic dramas from the golden days of American radio