The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
5/5 Beirut 1963, a bugged room: Nicholas Elliott finally confronts traitor Kim Philby.
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day, with the Rev Dr Janet Wootton.
'To be told 'we are all living longer' is an insult to those who may not.'.
As part of Radio 4's Character Invasion, Chris Packham presents Big Bird.
News headlines, plus a look at the papers.
The latest weather forecast.
Helen Mark explores Chelford Cattle Market in Cheshire.
A typical morning in the lambing shed. Charlotte Smith helps out on a Worcestershire farm.
Including Yesterday in Parliament, Sports Desk, Thought for the Day and Weather.
Richard Coles and Suzy Klein with Paul Whitehouse; Francis Urquhart's Inheritance Tracks.
Live on stage, Douglas Adams's enduring sci-fi characters relive some of their adventures.
George Parker of the Financial Times looks behind the scenes at Westminster.
Humphrey Hawksley reports from a part of Europe where Russian influence would be welcome.
7/9 A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig.
Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate and discussion from Sedgeford in Norfolk.
Listeners' responses to this week's Any Questions? Presented by Anita Anand.
Esther Wilson's drama is inspired by a true story of a woman with learning difficulties.
Paul Allen meets authors to discuss releasing their best-loved characters.
Equality for women in Islam, Fatal Attraction, exam pressure and Sam Roddick on her mother
Full coverage of the day's news.
Evan Davis and guests discuss how to look after the wealthy elite.
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
As a new Hollywood film version opens, Mark Coles profiles the character of Noah.
As a part of Radio 4's Character Invasion: is this a golden age for fictional characters?
Maxine Peake explores the challenges of playing factual characters.
A closet becomes a hallway and a hallway a vast labyrinth in a odd house in Virginia.
Is our obsession with class a sign of a sense of fairness, or a prejudice to be fought?
Russell Davies chairs the fourth semi-final of the nationwide general knowledge quiz.
Shahidha Bari goes in search of the biggest poetry competition in the Middle East.
3/3 Dorothy de la Rue has become a Grande Dame of romantic fiction. Does she have a secret?
News from BBC Radio 4.
The bells of the Parish Church of Our Lady and St Nicholas, Pier Head, Liverpool.
The Power and the Passion: Nicholas Shakespeare on worldly power.
Sunday 30 March 2014