When the theatre is dark, you should never assume that it's empty backstage.
1/6 The death of a man on the remote Scottish island of Luig sparks a sinister discovery.
The star of Doctor Who, The Navy Lark and Worzel Gummidge entertains an audience.
Ada grows up in the poor Jewish pogroms of Ukraine, where fate, finance and love collide.
A dying businessman appears to have settled his will, but revenge wreaks family havoc.
The tragic short life of prolific composer William Baines, who died aged 23.
With guests John O'Farrell and Jane Thynne. This week's author is William Blake.
2/2 Fabian permits a clear out. Jane is keen to satisfy her curiosity.
5/5 Len Fisher and fellow experts demonstrate how screws and screwdrivers are in fact levers.
1/6 Buying a new carpet sweeper for her neighbour turns into a major operation.
Chaos strikes village shopkeepers Gert and Daisy over a troublesome tree.
Sir Gregory decides to take action over the bumbling bureaucrats.
Terry Deary's gory and gruesome guide to vile Victorian life and death. Death, mainly.
From Robeson to Mendelssohn, writer Christabel Bielenberg shares her castaway choices.
With his parents' transatlantic marriage at risk, how will eight-year-old Harry cope?
From Take It From Here to Terry and June, the actress reminisces about her career.
Actor Martin Reeve explores the history and tenacious survival of the Punch and Judy show.
The Edinburgh sleuth is forced to investigate a series of ritualistic wine-cellar murders.
The pick of the week's 4 O'Clock Show, with Mel Giedroyc.
The late author of speculative fiction reveals his perspective on the world and the media.
As a beautiful woman picks its last apple, a dying ancient tree is determined to survive.
4/4 The music-hall artiste and OAP raps with beat boxer Shlomo, probing buzz words.
4/4 Tina's spiritual home hosts the biggest country music festival outside Nashville.
The best laughs around. Plus Arthur Smith has more music from Jonny and the Baptists.
6/6 Comatose Ben journeys across his brain's landscape, reminding him of Tolkien's Mordor.
2/4 Adam finally goes out on a date, but is the lady in question quite what she appears?
Monday 17 June 2013