James Naughtie considers the contribution of the musician, artist and DJ. Read more
James Naughtie considers the contribution of the musician, artist and DJ.
John Hume/David Trimble
Jim Naughtie profiles the Irish politicians who shared the Nobel Peace Prize in 1998.
Jim Naughtie profiles the campaigner and mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence.
The inventor of the World Wide Web and unlikely hero of the Olympic opening ceremony.
Diana, Princess of Wales
James Naughtie reflects on the glamorous life and untimely death of the Princess of Wales.
Jim Naughtie considers the Scottish politician with a passion for an independent Scotland.
James Naughtie profiles Tony Blair, the Labour Prime Minister who swept to power in 1997.
Jim Naughtie considers Fred Goodwin, the banker now bereft of his knighthood.
James Naughtie profiles Rupert Murdoch, the global media magnate.
James Naughtie profiles Simon Cowell, who made his name and fortune on talent shows.
Queen Elizabeth II
James Naughtie profiles Queen Elizabeth II, who celebrated her diamond jubilee in 2012.
By Malcolm Gladwell, best-selling author and host of Revisionist History.
Roy meets Susanne Gronnow, who has stories to share of Wrexham's historic Erddig Hall.
An Ethiopian war hero
Ethiopia sent soldiers to fight alongside the United Nations during the Korean War
The repeal of 'Don't ask, don't tell'
Until 2011 LGBT service people in the US armed forces had to keep their sexuality secret
Free breakfast with the Black Panthers
The revolutionary Black Panther Party provided free breakfasts for local schoolchildren.