Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
Mel Giedroyc with a mix of stories, comedy, interviews, facts and quizzes.
Crazy panel show chaired by comic Sue Perkins
Harriett Gilbert talks to two guests about their favourite books.
Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through objects
The British Museum's Neil MacGregor tells A History of the World in 100 Objects.
Life of Gormenghast author Mervyn Peake, on the centenary of his birth, by his children.
Vivienne Parry explores the deaths and immune systems of heroines of English literature.
A weekly reflection on a topical issue
Sitcom about an aspiring actor. Starring John Gordon-Sinclair
Sitcom about three generations of women in one family, starring Prunella Scales
Radio dramas which delight and surprise
Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Contemporary drama from the writers of 'The Archers'
Comedy series starring Tim Firth, Tim de Jongh, Michael Rutger and William Vandyck
A look back at programmes and recordings from the BBC archives
Pam Ayres presents a series packed with poetry, anecdotes and sketches
Tim Boon tells the story of Percy Smith, a pioneer in the art of the natural history film.
The Franciscan priest and philosophy lecturer turns amateur sleuth to solve mysteries
Comedy drama series by Christopher Fitz-Simon, set in the 1950s in a Donegal town
Former nun Martina takes a job with a chaotic catering company.
Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award
A nationwide search to find the best new stand-up talent in the UK
Writer-performer Ben Moor's comic sci-fi about the bizarre parallel city of Undone
After secretly meeting a man in London, Nisha finds that things have changed at home.
Bob Geldof, Ronnie Wood and others remember rock 'n' roll music promoter Bill Graham.
Archive recordings and poem readings pay tribute to the familiar chimes
Songs and sketches from stand-up Boothby Graffoe and others
Comedy Victorian adventures by Mark Evans
A special season of readings for the summer
Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature
Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres
Led by James Naughtie, readers talk to acclaimed authors about their best known novels
An unique look at the workings of a 300-year old Magistrates Court as it prepares to close
Classic BBC radio sketch comedy
Series in which public figures choose others to interview
Exploring the vast archive of Chaplin's unfinished scripts, letters and press cuttings
Sandy Chalmers celebrates the long-running BBC institution.
Tudor crime novel set in the last days of Thomas Cromwell, with lawyer detective Shardlake
Adaptations of works which have achieved classic status
Tom leads his neighbourhood OAPs in a drive to tidy up, but they need an incentive.
Interviews, atmosphere and much more, direct from the Machynlleth Comedy Festival
The Comedy Club brings you the best in contemporary radio comedy
A newly released convict takes on the challenge of running a community centre
Comedy sketch show written by and starring Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings
Heather Couper presents a narrative history of astronomy
Collected editions of Amelia Bullmore's police drama, stars Maxine Peake as DCI Sue Craven
Sitcom about paranoid conspiracy theorist Dave Railings, written by and starring Dave Lamb
Hard up Geoffrey and Annabelle turn to their crotchety rich aunt.
Award-winning comedy impression show
Kirsty Young introduces gems from the Desert Island Discs archive
Comedy by Nick Mohammed set at Tilford Road Police Station
Hattie Naylor's dramatisation of the seventeenth-century diaries. With Kris Marshall.
Sue Perkins hosts a panel show in which guests are posed moral and ethical choices
As Doctor Who returns, Jon Culshaw looks at the man who changed it forever - Douglas Adams
Comedy series following the fortunes of a young doctor, Simon Sparrow
Specially recorded audio dramas and readings from the time-travelling adventure series
Jack Dee takes a humorous look at the history of the back-garden swimming pool.
Einstein said the most joy in his life came from his violin. Brian Foster investigates.
Fantasy-based sitcom set on Lower Earth
A radio outing for the comedy duo
Series of comic horror tales, told in a strange club
The latest releases, the hottest stars and the leading directors, plus news and insights
Germaine Greer presents a profile of eccentric 1970s rock icon Frank Zappa.
The remarkable story of Roger Linn, inventor of the drum machine.
Charles Wheeler recalls the epic of strategic success that made victory possible.
Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language
Highlights from Garrison Keillor's old-style variety show, originally broadcast in the US
How Victor's part-Catholic yet rebellious family dashed any hopes of a carefree boyhood.
Marcella Evaristi's sly take on contemporary parenting
Award-winning comedy from Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Syal and Nina Wadia
Classic material from one of the all-time radio comedy greats
A selection of tales from the English novelist's short story collection.
Matthew Parris presents the biographical series
Two self-obsessed writers clash over rival Byron biographies via answerphone.
Maureen Lipman compiles and reinterprets the works of Joyce Grenfell
Series of three stories inspired by the unique music of Tom Waits
Sara Kestelman reads Helen Dunmore's novel of Cold War Leningrad
John Waite tells the story of The Monkees, the successful 1960s pop group.
Sci-fi superstar author Douglas Adams attempts to make sense of the digital world.
Series in which people talk about their careers in radio
Music-themed comedy series, starring Bob Monkhouse and Suggs
Series of interviews analysing great artists from the perspective of someone who knew them
Classic BBC comedy series
Character comedy with Christopher Green as Ida Barr, a hip hop loving OAP
Fantastical comedy series looking at the most entertaining apocalypses on parallel Earths
Comedy from Manchester starring Smug Roberts, Kate Ward, Robin Ince and Helen Moon
Psychiatrist Dr Anthony Clare conducts in depth interviews with prominent people.
Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince
Guests on songs inherited from their parents and songs they'd pass on to their children
Dr Mark Lythgoe attempts to find out what constitutes intuition and when we should use it.