Comedian and actor Adam Buxton talks to The League of Gentlemen's Reece Shearsmith.
A special extended interview with composer Andrew Lloyd Webber as he turns 70.
Michael Goldfarb profiles composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Michael Flanders and Donald Swann's satirical revue closed on 2 May 1959.
How does modern-day America compare with the fall of Rome as described by Gibbon?
Interview programme. Robert Peston and Eddie Mair spring surprise guests on each other.
Labelled 'the rebel who forgot to rebel', who is Dominic Grieve? Mark Coles finds out.
James Naughtie and a group of readers talk to novelist Edward St Aubyn about Mother's Milk
Soprano Emma Kirkby discusses the life of composer Henry Purcell with Matthew Parris.
Steve Richards tells the inside story of the Lib Dems' turbulent years in government.
George Benjamin discusses his works, Dance Figures and Sudden Time.
Comedy writer and director Graham Linehan talks to comedian and actor Adam Buxton.
Helena Bonham Carter talks about playing Miss Havisham in Great Expectations.
Michael Berkeley's guest is neurosurgeon Henry Marsh.
Henry Marsh responds to readers' questions about his best-selling memoir Do No Harm.
Anne McElvoy tours 300 years of British liberalism, starting with rebel thinker John Locke
Michael Berkeley's guest is actress Kika Markham.
Nigel Lawson reflects on a high profile political life and keeping feelings private.
Michael Berkeley’s guest is writer Lucasta Miller.
For International Women's Day, Michael Berkeley's guest is entrepreneur Martha Lane Fox.
Horatio Clare tells the story of the unconventional anthropologist Colin Turnbull.
John Kampfner profiles Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg.
You're invited to dinner with Nigella as she shares the memories and flavours of her life.
Peter Hennessy invites Nigel Lawson to reflect on his life and times.
Paul Broks asks how we can be sure we are the same person that we were yesterday.
Howard Goodall and Suzy Klein discuss Purcell's An Evening Hymn.
Stephen Johnson and Nicholas Kraemer offer an insight into Purcell's Dido and Aeneas.
Epidemiologist instrumental in proving the link between cigarette smoking and lung cancer.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss 17th-century scientist Robert Hooke.
David Attenborough nominates the largely forgotten 17th-century inventor and illustrator.