2/5 Jerome K Jerome's piquant story of a doctor being hunted from beyond the grave.
2/5 A young orphan is given a home by his elderly cousin. But how hospitable is the old man?
2/2 Kate's attempt to bring her new gene discovery into the public domain doesn't go to plan.
5/13 The psychiatrist-turned-detective probes the dealings of a mysterious Spanish count.
2/13 The Old Bailey hack recalls a fraud case based on some ghostly messages.
7/7 Featuring jokes, clips and material that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz.
7/8 John invites poet Christopher Logue and 'actor of sorts' Andrew Bailey into his home.
How was a woman shot at, knocked unconscious and left for dead in a locked room?
2/5 A fractured family finds solace in a newly hatched egg. Stories of Sri Lankan immigrants.
Charles Dickens's last Christmas story is a vivid account of a man tormented by his past.
2/8 Ambassador Mackenzie must tackle the delicate issue of a Briton being held hostage.
5/6 Edgar Finchley leads a village uprising and gains a travelling companion.
6/13 The psychiatrist-turned-detective probes death threats made to an elderly spinster.
3/13 The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of extortion at his Oxford college.
3/6 Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case.
4/6 An actress moves in next door and helps Stephen overcome his stage fright.
5/12 Parking his car lands bungling barrister Roger in a jam.
1/13 Richard Gordon's misadventures of student doctor Simon Sparrow at St Swithin's hospital.
4 Extra Debut. Richard Briers talks to Aled Jones about his life and career.
Close friend and costar of Richard Briers, Prunella Scales talks about his life and career
4/13 The newlyweds need more money, but will George like Kate's new job?
Richard Briers' favourite comedy moments, including Jimmy Durante and The Goons.
Richard Briers' widow Ann Davies and his daughters talk about the actor's life and career.
Johnny loves his car, but old age is upon him. Will he be able to give it up?
The creator of Radio 4's Two Pipe Problems remembers working with the late actor.
2/2 Retired thespians William and Sandy tackle the theft of a rather famous pipe.
The playwright recalls working with the actor on his adaptation of The Wind in the Willows
Mole, Ratty, Toad and Badger's famous adventure, dramatised and narrated by Alan Bennett.
The one food that's the taste of the festive season for Jamie Oliver.
4 Extra Debut. Michael Ball talks to Richard Briers about his life and career.
Sir Kenneth Branagh reflects on Richard Briers' Shakespearean roles, Malvolio and Polonius
Can the dissident Leopold Nettles survive the attentions of the state? With Richard Briers
Stephen Fry talks about Richard Briers' skills as an interpreter of PG Wodehouse.
1/7 Trapped in Steeple Bumpleigh, Bertie Wooster meets an old flame.
Actor Richard Briers chooses some of his favourite performance pieces.
Dramatist Ed Harris talks about working with Richard Briers on The Moment You Feel It.
Alf's memories come in flashes, returning him to his youth and his troubled marriage.
4 Extra Debut. Richard Briers traces the life of Tony Hancock from triumph to tragedy.
Alone, far from home and his only audience by 1968 is press clippings and bottles of vodka
6/6 Simon Mayo hosts a three-way battle to find out which is the funniest comedy generation.
2/4 Giles buys frozen food for his trip to Lapland, where he hunts for elf instead of elk.
The bumbling theatre veteran prepares for a seasonal appearance at an old folk's home.
3/5 The master of fright shares a spine tingler about a wedding that is literally from hell.
3/5 A man recalls spooky events from 1870 involving his old teacher.
Will the creation of the Ultimate Machine wreak havoc on the universe?
Thursday 26 December 2013