Mike Thomson asks if Britain's part in Zimbabwean peace meant protecting terrorists.
Actor Alison Steadman in conversation with her heroes – brought back to life.
Matthew Parris meets financial guru Alvin Hall, whose hero is James Baldwin.
Concern over the state of the American education system and President Bush's reforms.
Mark Lawson talks to Anthony Caro about his work Flats and the art of outdoor sculpture
John Tusa talks to sculptor Sir Anthony Caro about his work.
Marlon Brando - greatest actor of the twentieth century?
How two women, Myrtle and Darina Allen, revolutionised food in Ireland with their cooking.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Hepworth Wakefield, Henry Moore Institute & Leeds Art Gallery
Baroness Mary Warnock curates the festival of her wildest dreams.
The philosopher heads back to her Winchester birthplace, home to her single mother of five
Do nuclear weapons still pose a threat in 1989, and why is George Bush so popular?
Lenny Henry focuses on how Caribbean migration has been reflected on stage and screen.
Carter first sitting president to attend Met opera.
Carter Playboy interview. Public reaction to Carter's 'adultery in my heart' admission.
Carter reshuffles his team of advisers.
John Tusa talks to art critic David Sylvester about his work.
A look at the daily tasks and problems faced by New York's mayor Ed Koch.
Restaurateur Antonio Carluccio nominates the Scottish artist Sir Eduardo Paolozzi.
John Wilson talks to artist Sir Eduardo Paolozzi in an interview from 2000.
Trinidad-born writer Errol John remembered.
The background of George H W Bush, the new Republican presidential candidate.
Why has the American public lost confidence in George H W Bush?
Gorbachev's banning of a Yeltsin rally in Moscow worries Alistair Cooke.
President-elect announces General Haig as his choice for Secretary of State.
Haig's fitness as Secretary of State questioned by Senate committee.
Secretary of State Haig negotiating with both sides in Falklands dispute.
Mountaineer Joe Simpson takes up the cause of the pioneering Austrian climber Hermann Buhl
Actor and comedian Jack Whitehall in conversation with his heroes – brought back to life.
This episode contains references to racially offensive character names.