The fantastic talents of Aisling Bea, Mike Wozniak, Ben Mellor, James Acaster and more
Sitcom by Laurence Howarth about a man who has reluctantly drifted into the arms trade
Made for 4 Extra. Christopher Matthew celebrates the life of writer raconteur Alan Coren.
Including the Navy, Army and RAF instalments of Merry-Go-Round, plus ITMA and Dad's Army.
An early sampler, this 1960s musical invention's fans include Paul McCartney.
Celebrating Coleridge's captivating poem.
Illuminating the lives of immigrants from across the terrain of a collapsed Soviet Empire
Following the adventures of private detective Captain Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond
Join Sarah Millican for a great night at the Stand with some of the world's best comedians
Lyn, Dave and Chris learn to recover from illness and loss in quite unexpected ways.
Writing a play about the National Trust's founder, Linda uncovers family secrets.
Dramatisation of the novel by Sarah Dunant, set in a convent in Renaissance Italy
Drama starring one of Doctor Who's most famous companions, journalist Sarah Jane Smith
Comedy by Sarah Millican, who plays Sarah, life counsellor and modern-day agony aunt
Radio 4 drama
Extraordinary stories and remarkable people.
Poets from Saturday Live perform from the BBC Radio Theatre for National Poetry Day.
Comedy sketch series, parodying television and radio programmes. Hosted by Stephen Fry
Stand-up comedy series
The mystery of a strange being, a professor and a secret that could transform science.
Comedy by Christopher William Hill about an American ad man, forced to relocate to London
Hear how Scandinavian crime writing is chillingly cold and dangerously dark
Author Professor Dunning and Inspector Lionheart team up to unravel spooky mysteries
What links a kidnapping and events in Algeria 30 years ago? Stars David Calder.
Andy Kershaw reminisces about Leeds University and its reputation as a music venue.
Len Fisher and fellow experts deconstruct the workings of home and gardening implements
Billy Kay discovers whether Poe's imagination was born from a childhood visit to Scotland.
Stories showcasing the best new writing from Scotland
Comedy series written by and starring Andy Parsons
Poet Seamus Heaney reads his own translation of the great Anglo-Saxon poem.
Fantasy tale of a hero cursed with immortality - between the worlds of faerie and man
Mike Engleby, a Cambridge student in the 1970s, becomes captivated by a fellow student
Comedy. The adventures of the grandsons of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson
A mother comes to terms with an empty nest and a husband prepares for a second honeymoon.
Sitcom about a couple experiencing love for the second time
Tom Morton investigates pipes and politics, from Northern Ireland to Galicia via Scotland.
Comedy series about a hapless vicar who discovers dark secrets about his parish
Comedy impression series that follows the imagined private lives of the rich and powerful
Cecil Sharp collected thousands of English folk songs to bring them to a wider audience.
Richard Coles tells the extraordinary story of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.
When his marriage breaks up, Dave finds himself living in a storage unit.
Sitcom about an upwardly mobile husband and wife climbing the social ladder in suburbia
Surreal and sublime sketch comedy from new comic talent Miriam Elia
Sci-fi comedy series about a computer programmer and his super-intelligent cat
A sequence from Shakespeare's Henry V, broadcast on the eve of St George's Day 1956.
Neil MacGregor uncovers the stories twenty objects tell us about Shakespeare's world.
Simon Russell Beale with a selection of shows about and inspired by the Bard.
Shappi Khorsandi takes a comic look at family life
Poet John Hegley visits Zanzibar, hoping to find someone who can make use of his old specs
Computer programmer Mike kills himself on his wedding day. Stars Siriol Jenkins
Sitcom by Tony Pitts. Two friends find themselves slipping inexorably into middle age
The lives of six characters intersect in London at Christmas. Semi-improvised drama.
The actress reads her own story of her deep and passionate partnership with John Thaw
A pregnant teenage girl and her feckless mother trade insults in 1950s Salford.
Four older women with a unique friendship prepare for a farewell.
Rose deals with foot and mouth disease and a nephew, then her film-star brother arrives.
Five 11-year-olds are shocked to learn they are too old for their activity centre.
A girl convalesces in post-war Blackpool with fellow invalids, nuns and the waves.
Four women, who first met as convalescents, return to Blackpool as they turn 60.
Hope looks to have everything required of a prospective parliamentary candidate
The true story of Edith Thompson, who was charged with murdering her husband in 1922.
Ahead of their mother's funeral, three sisters tackle unresolved childhood conflicts.
Drama serial exploring the magnetism and expanding phenomena of children's beauty pageants
Living in a castle in Austria, lonely Laura is captivated by a beautiful visitor.
Classic supernatural tale by Sheridan Le Fanu
Adaptation of Sheridan le Fanu's novel, starring Graham Crowden
Tales of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective
Lucy Ash finds out why the world still loves the Soviet Union's low-spec Lomo camera.
Readings of classic gothic stories
Historical documentary series written by Dr Jonathan Bardon, with Frances Tomelty.
The vampire genre in all its dark glory
Short tales from the prolific and often controversial English writer
Stories by short fiction writer Francis Wyndham, recalling England in the 1940s
Series of five short stories by the celebrated Irish author
Readings of stories by the English barrister and author
Weird and wonderful tales by the American sci-fi writer
Comic series following the lives of John Shuttleworth and his family
Jon is reliable and trustworthy. So why is he so suddenly convinced he has seen a UFO?
When the Germans invade Poland in 1939, the Balicki family are suddenly torn apart by war.
Chilling drama set in 2015 at an Antarctic research station
Sci-fi adventure series set during World War II. Stars Rory Kinnear and Rachel Atkins
Sci-fi thriller. A man finds that the eathquakes he is investigating are far from natural
Can James overcome his lifelong Egyptian Queen obsession and find a real girlfriend?
The speaking furniture in the flat of fledgling publisher Miles comments on his love life.
Character comedy show written by and starring Simon Day
Comedy show in which Simon Evans sets himself the challenge of making economics funny.
The playwright's moving and often funny account of coming to terms with terminal cancer
Abby and Zara were created by pan-dimensional beings to help save space and time
A trip to France with her husband on a luxury motor yacht turns Sam's life upside down.
Simon Schama explores his love of baseball
A man installs a bug in his own telephone and learns more than he really wanted to.
Comic legend Norman Wisdom discusses Don't Laugh At Me and other tunes from his career.
Paul Sinha - Englishman, Londoner, sports fan - looks at the forthcoming Olympics.
Comedian Paul Sinha analyses his divided cricketing loyalties.
The acclaimed actor reads from his memoirs