Jon Snow champions jails reform campaigner and politician, Lord Longford. Read more
Jon Snow champions jails reform campaigner and politician, Lord Longford.
Skills minister David Lammy puts the case for the revolutionary comedian Richard Pryor.
David Attenborough nominates the largely forgotten 17th-century inventor and illustrator.
Bob Harris nominates Alan Freed, the first ever rock 'n' roll DJ.
Former chancellor George Osborne nominates Henry VII, founder of the Tudor dynasty.
Lesley Riddoch nominates former Loyalist paramilitary turned politician David Ervine.
Field Marshal Bill Slim
General Mike Jackson nominates Field Marshal Bill Slim, leader of the WW2 Burma campaign.
Lady Hester Stanhope
Deborah Meaden nominates the Georgian hostess, diplomat and spy Lady Hester Stanhope.
Eighteenth-century satirist and painter William Hogarth is nominated by Ian Hislop.
The secret world of our dying son
Mats Steen found friendship and escape in an online fantasy land
The day's main news stories, topical debate and interviews.
Stephen Graham, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Y garddwr Medwyn Williams sy'n sgwrsio gyda Beti George.
Jim Hannis, Tractor Drive Around the County Boundary
Pete Wilson explores the characters and communities that make Gloucestershire great.