1/3 Lucy Worsley investigates the lives of Charles II's mistresses at the royal court. (R)
The story of automata, ancient clockwork machines designed to mimic and recreate life. (R)
11/13 Robert Webb reveals his favourite bits from the hit movies of recent times - the mistakes. (R)
6/6 Charlotte Greig continues her celebration of female vocal groups into the 1980s.
BBC Radio 6 Music
During WWII Britain set up a secret organisation to wage war in Nazi occupied Europe
BBC World Service Online
Aleks Krotoski embarks on a happenstantial journey in search of a happy accident.
BBC Radio 4
Mukti Jain Campion explores the surreal world of experience designer Nelly Ben Hayoun.
Turas-cuain eadar Kamchatka, an iar-thuath Ruisia, tarsainn a' Chuain Shèimh, gu Alaska.
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
Anne McElvoy on Victorian critic John Ruskin's showdown with the merchants of Bradford.
A retrospective look at television appearances made over the years by Alec Guinness. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
4/10 Year 7's Tommy says goodbye to West End tap dancing and Niki receives an emotional blow.
2/9 Three case studies for secondary learners: migration, the environment and the Holocaust. (R)
16/26 The nature and wildlife of Britain and Ireland. A look at dragons and damsels. (R)
4/4 The traders struggle to adapt and survive in the quiet days of the new year. (R)
Peter Curran observes the all-Ireland Fleadh Cheoil making its debut in Northern Ireland. (R)
BBC Radio Ulster
A moving and surprisingly uplifting insight into the reality of modern family life.
Gordon Buchanan explores Mull, filming otters, deer, puffins, seals and a minke whale. (R)
Thomas Dixon explores the history of weeping as an aesthetic response to works of art. (R)
BBC Radio 3
Aleks Krotoski embarks on a happenstantial journey in search of a happy accident. (R)
4/4 Francesco da Mosto visits the south and Sicily, home of his mother's family. (R)
In the last of the series, Sir Tim Rice looks back across a year of American Pie. (R)
BBC Radio 2
Turas-cuain eadar Kamchatka, an iar-thuath Ruisia, tarsainn a' Chuain Shèimh, gu Alaska. (R)
A' ceannach agus a' reic fuilt air feadh an t-saoghail. About the global trade in hair. (R)
Jonathan Davies talks about his life, family, upbringing in Trimsaran and his career. (R)
BBC One Wales, Wales HD only
2/3 A look at the decline of Athens and the triumph and transformation of theatre. (R)
7/10 Nitin Ganatra wants to know why his family left Kenya when he was three years old. (R)
BBC One except Wales, Wales HD
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. (R)
7/8 Peter and Dan Snow tell the story of the Falklands War. (R)
Stuart Maconie looks back on the fateful day in 1970 when the Fab Four split.
A meditation on Britain's unique coastline and the role it plays in our lives. (R)
1/3 Jasmine helps 87-year-old Olive in Brighton get the home back which she lost to hoarding. (R)
Film that shows how ocean waves are not only beautiful but also profoundly important. (R)
Nitin Sawhney explores the work of Qawwali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.
Friday 6 September 2013