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Book of the Week
Charles Dickens: A Life, by Claire Tomalin
Brian Cox, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life. With Lauren Laverne. Read more
10 things we learned from Brian Cox's Desert Island Discs
The actor chooses his favourite music with Lauren Laverne.
Six audiobooks to tantalise your ears
Enliven the most mundane of car journeys with one of a series of amazing audiobooks.
12 Spring words to celebrate the new season
Spring is about to spring into action and we can officially wave goodbye to winter.
Seven incredible investigative journalism podcasts
Great investigative podcasts to broaden your mind and keep you on the edge of your seat.
Can you tap into a natural sense of direction?
A look at the science and stories behind this fascinating phenomenon.
6 moments that changed The Archers forever
A look back on six of the show’s most notable tragedies that have shaken Ambridge.
Modern Love with Joel Dommett and Hannah Cooper
Joel Dommett and Hannah Cooper discuss taking out the bins and sliding into the DMs.
Episode 1: Beheading
Anton Lesser reads the final part of Hilary Mantel's award-winning Thomas Cromwell series.
1. The Smuggler
A desperate man begs Rob Lawrie to risk his freedom by smuggling his daughter into Britain
Supermarket stockpiling, A-level results and Covid-19 gender disparity
Is the coronavirus pandemic having a different impact on men and women?
Saleyha Ahsan reports from her own emergency department about preparations for Coronavirus
The Ugly Truth
Is there such a thing as a beauty bias?