17/32 Including the first of two reports on the shortlist for the 2012 Samuel Johnson Prize. (R)
5/10 Anne Robinson is joined by poet Pam Ayres and actor Don Warrington. (R)
3/3 How the colour white embodied the Enlightenment values of justice, equality and reason. (R)
4/4 Rolf pays tribute to Brenda Chamberlain, whose tough life inspired magnificent art.
BBC One Wales only
The life and music of Henry Purcell, from his tavern songs to sacred music and stage works
Featuring Sandi Thom, Rachel Sermanni and Dutch busker, Sybren Renema. (R)
With guests Sarah Churchwell, Lindsay Johns and the novelist Lionel Shriver.
BBC Two except Wales
BBC Two Wales only
Saturday 3 November 2012