Natalie Haynes relives the highlights and horrors of our formative years.
Michael Portillo investigates nature's tyrants
More fun on the waves in this classic comedy
A dwarf seeks a guide to a Misty Isle cave. Read by Bill Paterson.
The reflections of an ordinary housewife from Barrow-in-Furness in August 1945
Classic comedy following a group of pensioners. Starring Thora Hird
A German doctor faces a dilemma as his patient Heinrich Himmler grows dependent upon him.
James Naughtie profiles 60 public figures nominated to mark the diamond jubilee
Roy Hudd's long-running topical sketch show
A new programme featuring jokes that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz
Topical sketches, one-liners and vox-pops written by the public. With Nish Kumar.
It's a Cornish mid-winter in Mousehole, and Gran has taken in a mysterious stranger.
4 Extra Debut. A stranger from London comes to Cornwall seeking advice on fishing for bass
Farcical tale by Gogol, adapted by Rene Basilico
Sitcom about the lives and squabbles of three very different sisters. By Simon Brett
Prof David Hendy on the role of sound and listening in 100,000 years of human history
Comedy by Katherine Jakeways about the inhabitants of a small town in Northamptonshire
BBC Radio 4
Comedy sketches and satirical comments from Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis and guests
Docudrama about the 1945 war crimes trial featuring eyewitness accounts.