The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
Exploring a hidden horticultural history, and why England fails at international football. (R)
The bells of St Mary the Virgin, Bathwick, Somerset. (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day, with the Most Rev George Stack.
Caz Graham meets one of Britain's oldest farm workers, still going strong at 90 years old.
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
Kate Humble presents the little grebe.
Morning news and current affairs. Includes Sports Desk; Weather; Thought for the Day.
Anne McElvoy looks to the future with James Lovelock, Joanna Haigh and George Monbiot.
1/5 The elaborate naming systems of Renaissance botanists for the myriad varieties of citrus.
Programme that offers a female perspective on the world.
1/5 Rebecca and Jeremy Front explore the confusing world of reality TV star Danielle Simmons.
3/4 Alan Dein zigzags Britain hot on the heels of a wrestler breaking into the big time.
3/6 A Polish evening in the cafe ends with heart trauma and kleptomaniac Lizzie in charge.
Consumer news with Winifred Robinson.
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
Martin Sixsmith examines the government's plan for a national 'happiness index'.
It's Easter Day, and Tom and Kirsty get a special mention. (R)
By Martyn Hesford. 1964: Kenneth Williams bumps into Charles Hawtrey in a London tea room.
3/6 Students from the University of Bedfordshire take on their professors in the upbeat quiz.
Sheila Dillon looks at the religious groups that produce food and drink. (R)
Sarfraz Manzoor explores a fascinating period of jazz music history in India.
3/6 Aleks Krotoski explores the anatomy of a rumour.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/6 With Alex Horne, Lucy Beaumont, John Finnemore and Jack Dee. David Mitchell hosts.
Kirsty's got a surprise for Tom.
John Wilson talks to Claude-Michel Schonberg and Alain Boublil about writing Miss Saigon.
1/5 Rebecca and Jeremy Front explore the confusing world of reality TV star Danielle Simmons. (R)
An examination of the causes of the dramatic fall in crime over the last 20 years.
Shilpa Kannan investigates the phenomenon of paid news in India. (R)
Is prolonged sitting bad for us? Chris Bowlby gets up from his desk to find out. (R)
Anne McElvoy looks to the future with James Lovelock, Joanna Haigh and George Monbiot. (R)
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
6/10 Virgil must find some sort of job in Faha, while Ruth undergoes more tests.
Do we change the way we speak according to the person we are speaking to? (R)
1/4 Alan talks to a Saudi woman and Russian man yearning to escape from oppressive regimes. (R)
1/5 The elaborate naming systems of Renaissance botanists for the myriad varieties of citrus. (R)
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
Kate Humble presents the stock dove.
Tuesday 22 April 2014