Lord Kinnock chooses the life of Aneurin Bevan, the founder of the NHS.
Comedian Barry Cryer nods to his Yorkshire roots by choosing JB Priestley.
Physicist Jim al-Khalili nominates Gertrude Bell who shaped modern-day Iraq.
Katharine Whitehorn chooses journalist and campaigner Mary Stott.
Playwright Kwame Kwei-Armah on Marcus Garvey, the inspirational 20th-century black leader.
Chasing El Chapo
Drew Hogan made it his mission to take down the world's most wanted drug lord, El Chapo
Frances de La Tour
Actress Frances de La Tour chooses 'La Mer' by Charles Trenet.
The day's main news stories, topical debate and interviews.
Apartheid: From bitter almonds to the Rainbow Nation
Allan Little examines how apartheid was forged and then dismantled in South Africa