Jan Ravens' archive choices include Mike Yarwood, The Impressionists and Dead Ringers.
Five short stories inspired by structures created by Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Comic tales inspired by poorly punctuated shop signs
Clive Anderson hosts the comedy panel show fancying itself as an intelligent quiz.
Lyndon Mallet's comedy about two diarists living under the same roof. With Frances Barber
Idealistic young teacher George Harpole decides to shake things up in his new job.
Comedy series based on a spoof magazine for young boys
Police camera operator Leslie Burden assists a colleague in the hunt for a missing woman.
Comedy sketch show set in a vast call centre called Smile5
Peter and Jamie Thomson's fantasy adventures of a student wizard, starring Trevor Peacock
Series of three stories inspired by the unique music of Tom Waits
BBC Radio 4
A mother worries that a parenting expert wants her son Henry to be too independent.
Poet Ian McMillan makes a pilgrimage to the top of the Lake District mountain high street.
Series plays by Nigel Smith that imagine conversations at key moments in recent history
Sci-fi superstar author Douglas Adams attempts to make sense of the digital world.
Douglas Adams' cult science fiction radio series. Originally broadcast from 1978-1980.
Norfolk 1947: A parson tries to find the true meaning of Christmas.
Jim Broadbent returns to his Lincolnshire roots in the village of Holton-cum-Beckering.
Roger Deakin presents a sound portrait of life in an ancient timber-framed house.
Series revisiting the childhood homes of influential Britons
Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds our hero Tony grappling with the Russian Mafia.
Nick Revell's bizarre comedy
Paul Merton looks back at the origins and impact of jazz club Ronnie Scott's.
The strange story of a huge megaphone hurling a human voice over the South Downs in 1900.
Comedy sketch show by Melanie Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine
The story of the Hull Truck Theatre company and its move to new premises.
Bill Bailey asks why low frequency noise can cause problems for both humans and whales.
Film-maker Jen travels to an Antarctic base where tensions are high.
Ruth Evans follows two Kenyan snow sculptors as they try to reach the Winter Olympics.
Three-part comedy adventure by Paul Lucas, starring Bernard Cribbins
Comedy from Manchester starring Smug Roberts, Kate Ward, Robin Ince and Helen Moon
Irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince.
Adaptations of Dame Ngaio Marsh's tales of the gentleman detective
Douglas Adams assesses the advantages of new technology and warns of potential hazards.
Five quirky tales inspired by probable and improbable interviews
Michael Morpurgo explores British childhood over the last thousand years
The hapless DJ's precarious broadcast pilot at Queen Elizabeth Hospital radio station.
Irish comic Jason Byrne presents his fast-paced stand-up comedy and sketch show
David Jason attempts to understand various aspects of modern life
Hannah Rothschild tells the story of her eccentric great aunt Pannonica Rothschild.
Music and mayhem from Ken Dodd
Alan Dein uncovers the history of the Keskidee, the first black arts centre in Britain.
John Osborne wrestles with the idea of donating one of his kidneys to a virtual stranger.
Alasdair Molloy explores the career of theme music composer Eric Coates.
The late Humphrey Lyttelton profiles singer and trumpeter Louis Prima.
Rowan Pelling visits Vienna to explore the enduring appeal of Gustav Klimt's The Kiss.
Carl Grose's Cornish comedy about scrap metal, hard lives and country and western music.
Classic and period dramas featuring the finest female sleuths and investigators.
An evocative sound portrait of Britain's largest lake, home to wildlife and myth.
Elton, the last remaining snowman, reflects on a life lived full of disgrace
John Wilson meets behind-the-scenes staff and visitors to major art exhibitions in London.
For centuries pigeon post carried messages of love and war. Can it survive the internet?
...Hitchcock Presents. Stories inspired by the master of suspense
Cooking wartime rations with a smile. Mabel Constanduros aka Grandma Buggins was a pioneer
Improvised sketch show with a live studio audience, with Josie Lawrence and Jim Sweeney
A science-fiction comedy series adapted for radio by Chris Larner and David Gilbert
A surreal hour of music and comedy with Simon Munnery
Stand-up, comedy sketches and music with quick-fire comic Lee Mack
Comedy about the ruling family of Renaissance Italy's most inconsequential city-state
Children's writer Anne Fine investigates the complex life of Frances Hodgson Burnett.
Blind broadcaster Peter White explores the world where sound means everything.
Ada Leverson's social comedy set in Edwardian London. Stars Haydn Gwynne
Martyn Wade's Edwardian entanglements, based on characters from the novels of Ada Leverson
Ada Leverson's social comedy set in Edwardian London.
Martyn Wade's dramatisation of Ada Leverson's comedy set in Edwardian London.
Scots explain what their history, literature, culture and music means to them.
Drama about the rivalry between a communist mayor and a priest in a postwar Italian town
Fifty years after the death of Somerset Maugham, a look at his career and complex life.
Orson Welles brings his infamous con artist character Harry Lime to radio
Comedy sketch show, featuring Graeme Garden, Alison Steadman and Barry Cryer
A young woman experiences the corrosive impact of tabloid journalism.
Five stories where something spooky and unexpected happens under the glare of a full moon
A series chronicling the influences that affected the course of classical music
Sitcom by David Nobbs, set in a small art museum staffed by eccentrics and obsessives
Drama based on the life of Jesus
Matthew Sweet reveals the untold story of film critic Harold McCarthy.
A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales
Phill Jupitus visits Nashville to meet Joe Chambers and his collection of rock memorabilia
Fleet Street, 1968. An actress determines to uncover a gossip columnist's source.
Julian Barnes and Hermione Lee investigate Prosper Merimee, author and conservationist
Bill Lloyd investigates the life of Alexis Soyer, the first Victorian celebrity chef.
Kwame Kwei-Armah unravels the myths behind tap dancer Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson.
Profile of Thomas Staley, who has bought the archives of UK writers for a Texas university
Lectures and sketches by the comedian, arguing the significance of historical figures
Mark uses his unique logic to propose solutions to society's problems
The double double-act of Newman and Baddiel and Punt and Dennis
Robert Louis Stevenson's buccaneering tale of family division in Jacobite times
Improvised comedy with Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Caroline Quentin and Jim Sweeney.
Ned Sherrin investigates the lore and history of matinees in theatres.
John Lloyd celebrates 30 years of The Meaning of Liff with Matt Lucas and Helen Fielding.
Allison Curbishley explores the silent but crucial presence of judges at sporting events.
Crime series set in the 1800s featuring Dr John Snow, played by Bill Nighy
Comedy show with Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc
Classic comedy series about hare-brained bureaucrats