BBC Radio 4's schedule today and one week ahead

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00:00 - Midnight News
22/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:00 - Midnight News
21/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Truth
2/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Fascism
1/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
22/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
21/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
22/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
21/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
22/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
21/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
22/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
21/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
22/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
21/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:45 - Farming Today
22/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:45 - Farming Today
21/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Peter Cranswick on the Common Scoter
Peter Cranswick of the Slimbridge Wetland Centre on the common scoter.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Kim Durbin on the Blackbird
Kim Durbin recalls an encounter with a blackbird for Tweet of the Day.
06:00 - Today
21/01/2020
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - The Touch Test

What impact does touch have on our lives? Claudia Hammond launches a major new study.
09:45 - Orwell in Five Words
Truth
2/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
10:00 - Woman's Hour
21/01/2020
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 2
2/5 It's Jackie's last week at work. Waiting for a court verdict, Gary has taken an overdose.
11:00 - Adam Buxton and the Human Horn

Adam Buxton uncovers the mystery of the world’s weirdest scat singer, Shooby Taylor.
11:30 - Art of Now
The Algorhythms of Epilepsy
The screech of an owl, the howl of a wolf - the sound of epilepsy in the brain as art.
12:00 - News Summary
21/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 7
7/10 George Bowling tells us about going to meet his old friend Porteous.
12:18 - You and Yours
Call You and Yours
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
21/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
21/01/2020
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:45 - Green Originals
James Hansen
Reflections on the modern pioneers of the environmental movement. Today - James Hansen.
14:00 - The Archers
20/01/2020
Philip makes a controversial suggestion.
14:15 - The Real George Orwell
Biographical Dramas, Dreaming
2/4 By Mike Walker. In Sept 1938, Eric and Eileen travel to Morocco. With Joseph Millson.
15:00 - The Kitchen Cabinet
Series 26, Northampton
Jay Rayner hosts the culinary panel show from Northampton.
15:30 - Making History
High Flyers
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence look at major milestones in flight in the past millennium.
16:00 - Word of Mouth
Lying
Michael Rosen talks to Professor Dawn Archer about how we might tell when someone is lying
16:30 - Great Lives
Series 50, Andi Oliver on Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison
Andi Oliver on Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison.
17:00 - PM
21/01/2020
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
21/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Fags, Mags and Bags
Series 8, Lenzie Has Fallen
3/4 Comedy set in a Scots-Asian corner shop. Written by Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary.
19:00 - The Archers
21/01/2020
Helen offers some tough love
19:15 - Front Row
21/01/2020
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 2
2/5 It's Jackie's last week at work. Waiting for a court verdict, Gary has taken an overdose.
20:00 - File on 4
After The Flood
What happens to those families hit by devastating floods when the waters recede?
20:40 - In Touch
21/01/2020
News, views and information for people who are blind or partially sighted
21:00 - Inside Health
Remote and Rural Healthcare
Dr Margaret McCartney reports on the challenges of healthcare in remote and rural areas
21:30 - The Touch Test

What impact does touch have on our lives? Claudia Hammond launches a major new study.
22:00 - The World Tonight
21/01/2020
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 7
7/10 George Bowling tells us about going to meet his old friend Porteous.
23:00 - The Infinite Monkey Cage
Series 21, Conspiracy Theories
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Shazia Mirza as they discuss conspiracy theories.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
21/01/2020
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
23/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:00 - Midnight News
22/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Big
3/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Truth
2/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
23/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
22/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
23/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
22/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
23/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
22/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
23/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
22/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
23/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
22/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:45 - Farming Today
23/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:45 - Farming Today
22/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
David Salmon on the Woodlark
David Salmon of the Slimbridge Wetland Centre on the song of the woodlark.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Peter Cranswick on the Common Scoter
Peter Cranswick of the Slimbridge Wetland Centre on the common scoter.
06:00 - Today
22/01/2020
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Soul Music
Series 28, Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding's lonely lament and why it matters to people aged from 20 to 80
09:30 - Four Thought
A Boy Who Died
Andrew Hankinson tells the story of a boy who died, and his parents, who wanted him alive.
09:45 - Orwell in Five Words
Big
3/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
10:00 - Woman's Hour
22/01/2020
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:41 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 3
3/5 It's Jackie's (Meera Syal) leaving party but one of her last clients just won't let her go
10:55 - The Listening Project
Angelica and Shobhna - Reaping Rewards
Mother and daughter discuss the benefits of being brought up with a strong work ethic.
11:00 - My Name Is...
Samayya: How Safe Are Our Mosques?
Samayya Afzal wants the government to do much more to make UK mosques safe from attack.
11:30 - Conversations from a Long Marriage
Series 1, Episode 1 - Why Didn't You Ask Me to Dance?
1/4 Joanna Lumley and Roger Allam play a long-married couple trying to keep th ... More >>e passion alive.
12:00 - News Summary
22/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 8
8/10 George Bowling tells us about his visit to his old stamping ground Lower Binfield.
12:18 - You and Yours
22/01/2020
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
22/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
22/01/2020
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:45 - Green Originals
Joni Mitchell
Reflections on the modern pioneers of the environmental movement. Today - Joni Mitchell.
14:00 - The Archers
21/01/2020
Helen offers some tough love
14:15 - The Real George Orwell
Biographical Dramas, Loving
3/4 By Jonathan Holloway. Eric Blair's relationship with the women in his life.
15:00 - Money Box
22/01/2020
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
15:30 - Inside Health
Remote and Rural Healthcare
Dr Margaret McCartney reports on the challenges of healthcare in remote and rural areas
16:00 - Thinking Allowed
22/01/2020
New research on how society works.
16:30 - The Media Show
22/01/2020
The programme about a revolution in media with Amol Rajan, the BBC's Media Editor
17:00 - PM
22/01/2020
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
22/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Joe Lycett's Obsessions
Series 2, Chelsea Norris and Jack Carroll
3/4 Joe is joined by Chelsea Norris and Jack Carroll.
19:00 - The Archers
22/01/2020
It's a big day for Jim.
19:15 - Front Row
22/01/2020
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 3
3/5 It's Jackie's (Meera Syal) leaving party but one of her last clients just won't let her go
20:00 - The Fix
Debt, Debt and Poverty
2/3 The Fix looks at the issue of debt and why it’s such an intractable problem for the UK.
20:45 - Four Thought
A Boy Who Died
Andrew Hankinson tells the story of a boy who died, and his parents, who wanted him alive.
21:00 - D for Diagnosis
Ever Changing Labels
How a diagnosis of depression could be broken down into lots of different conditions
21:30 - Soul Music
Series 28, Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding's lonely lament and why it matters to people aged from 20 to 80
22:00 - The World Tonight
22/01/2020
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 8
8/10 George Bowling tells us about his visit to his old stamping ground Lower Binfield.
23:00 - The Skewer
Series 1, Episode 3
3/6 From the mind of Jon Holmes comes topical satire like you've never heard it before.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
22/01/2020
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
24/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:00 - Midnight News
23/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Law
4/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Big
3/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
24/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
23/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
24/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
23/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
24/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
23/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
24/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
23/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
24/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
23/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:45 - Farming Today
24/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:45 - Farming Today
23/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Peter Cranswick on the Red-Breasted Goose
Peter Cranswick of the Slimbridge Wetland Centre on the red-breasted goose.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
David Salmon on the Woodlark
David Salmon of the Slimbridge Wetland Centre on the song of the woodlark.
06:00 - Today
23/01/2020
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - In Our Time
Solar Wind
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss solar wind, from auroras to the edge of the solar system.
09:45 - Orwell in Five Words
Law
4/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
10:00 - Woman's Hour
23/01/2020
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 4
4/5 It's Jackie's last week, but one of her clients has returned to her abusive husband.
11:00 - From Our Own Correspondent
23/01/2020
Insight, and analysis from BBC correspondents around the world
11:30 - The Last of the Just: Finding Beauty in Barbarity

Naomi Gryn revisits the Holocaust novel The Last of the Just, published 60 years ago.
12:00 - News Summary
23/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 9
9/10 George Bowling reflects further on the town where he used to live, Lower Binfield.
12:18 - You and Yours
23/01/2020
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
23/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
23/01/2020
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:45 - Green Originals
Chico Mendes
Reflections on the modern pioneers of the environmental movement. Today - Chico Mendes.
14:00 - The Archers
22/01/2020
It's a big day for Jim.
14:15 - The Real George Orwell
Biographical Dramas, Jura
4/4 By Jonathan Holloway. Summer 1947, Eric has moved to Jura. With Joseph Millson.
15:00 - Open Country
Ryebank Fields
Helen Mark visits Ryebank Fields in Chorlton and asks if it can be saved from development.
15:27 - Radio 4 Appeal
The Virtual Doctors
Simon Mayo makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of The Virtual Doctors
15:30 - Open Book
19/01/2020
Programme looking at new fiction and non-fiction books
16:00 - The Film Programme
23/01/2020
The latest releases, the hottest stars and the leading directors, plus news and insights.
16:30 - BBC Inside Science
23/01/2020
Adam Rutherford goes inside science to explore the research that is transforming our world
17:00 - PM
23/01/2020
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
23/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Elephant in the Room
Episode 4
4/7 Sarah Millican's new panel show with two winners - Average Jolene and Maverick Matilda.
19:00 - The Archers
23/01/2020
Jim is shocked by an emotional confession
19:15 - Front Row
23/01/2020
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 4
4/5 It's Jackie's last week, but one of her clients has returned to her abusive husband.
20:00 - The Briefing Room
23/01/2020
Combining original insights into major news stories with topical investigations.
20:30 - In Business
Making fashion sustainable
The British menswear designer, Patrick Grant asks how fashion can be made sustainably.
21:00 - BBC Inside Science
23/01/2020
Adam Rutherford goes inside science to explore the research that is transforming our world
21:30 - In Our Time
Solar Wind
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss solar wind, from auroras to the edge of the solar system.
22:00 - The World Tonight
23/01/2020
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 9
9/10 George Bowling reflects further on the town where he used to live, Lower Binfield.
23:00 - Relativity
Series 2, Episode 2
Second series of Richard Herring’s comedy about extended family.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
23/01/2020
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
25/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:00 - Midnight News
24/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Love
5/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Law
4/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
25/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
24/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
25/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
24/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
25/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
24/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
25/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
24/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
25/01/2020
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
24/01/2020
Spiritual reflection with Bob Fyffe of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.
05:45 - Four Thought
A Boy Who Died
Andrew Hankinson tells the story of a boy who died, and his parents, who wanted him alive.
05:45 - Farming Today
24/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Peter Cranswick on the Red-Breasted Goose
Peter Cranswick of the Slimbridge Wetland Centre on the red-breasted goose.
06:00 - Today
24/01/2020
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Desert Island Discs
Dame Sue Campbell, Director Women's Football at the FA
Dame Sue Campbell shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
09:45 - Orwell in Five Words
Love
5/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
10:00 - Woman's Hour
24/01/2020
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 5
5/5 It's Jackie's last week at work, but Hadley's husband Dave has found out where she lives.
11:00 - Curating the Future
Museums Are Not Neutral
2/3 V&A Director Tristram Hunt explores the politics of the museum
11:30 - No Gods No Golf

A new sitcom, set in Brighton, starring and written by award-winning comedian Zoe Lyons.
12:00 - News Summary
24/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 10
10/10 After an SOS call, George Bowling goes home to face his wife.
12:18 - You and Yours
24/01/2020
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
24/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
24/01/2020
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:45 - Green Originals
Severn Cullis-Suzuki
Reflections on modern pioneers of the environmental movement. Today, Severn Cullis-Suzuki.
14:00 - The Archers
23/01/2020
Jim is shocked by an emotional confession
14:15 - Drama
Five Rachels
A new drama from Katie Hims exploring the nature of memory, with shades of science fiction
15:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
Peter's Garden: Correspondence Edition
The panel join Peter Gibbs in his garden for a correspondence edition of the show.
15:45 - Short Works
Fifty Pence for the Meter
An elderly man attends wakes for deceased strangers. A Short Work by Jamie Guiney.
16:00 - Last Word
24/01/2020
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
16:30 - More or Less
24/01/2020
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
16:55 - The Listening Project
Sheila and Ron - Bit by Bit
A couple married for 65 years recall how they saved up to buy their first and only home.
17:00 - PM
24/01/2020
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
24/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - The News Quiz
Series 101, Episode 3
3/8 A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Nish Kumar.
19:00 - The Archers
24/01/2020
Kirsty has a change of heart
19:15 - Front Row
24/01/2020
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - 15 Minute Drama
A Small Town Murder, Episode 5
5/5 It's Jackie's last week at work, but Hadley's husband Dave has found out where she lives.
20:00 - Any Questions?
Vaughan Gething, Liz Saville Roberts MP
Chris Mason presents topical debate from St Asaph Cathedral in North Wales
20:50 - A Point of View
24/01/2020
A weekly reflection on a topical issue.
21:00 - Green Originals
From Ken Saro-Wiwa to Severn Cullis-Suzuki
Reflections on the modern pioneers of the environmental movement.
22:00 - The World Tonight
24/01/2020
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Coming Up for Air
Episode 10
10/10 After an SOS call, George Bowling goes home to face his wife.
23:00 - Great Lives
Series 50, Andi Oliver on Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison
Andi Oliver on Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
24/01/2020
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
23:55 - The Listening Project
Neil and David - Laughter’s a Great Healer
Friends talk about mental health and the healing power of talking - and of laughing.
00:00 - Midnight News
26/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:00 - Midnight News
25/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Short Works
Fifty Pence for the Meter
An elderly man attends wakes for deceased strangers. A Short Work by Jamie Guiney.
00:30 - Orwell in Five Words
Love
5/5 George Orwell has been dead for 70 years. What can his ideas tell us about life in 2020?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
26/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
25/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
26/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
25/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
26/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
25/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
26/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
25/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Bells on Sunday
St Matthew’s Church, Stretford
Bells on Sunday comes from St Matthew’s Church, Stretford, in Greater Manchester
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
25/01/2020
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection
05:45 - Profile
25/01/2020
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
05:45 - Four Thought
A Boy Who Died
Andrew Hankinson tells the story of a boy who died, and his parents, who wanted him alive.
06:00 - News and Papers
25/01/2020
The latest news headlines. Including the weather and a look at the papers.
06:07 - Open Country
Ryebank Fields
Helen Mark visits Ryebank Fields in Chorlton and asks if it can be saved from development.
06:30 - Farming Today
Farming Today This Week
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
06:57 - Weather
25/01/2020
The latest weather forecast.
07:00 - Today
25/01/2020
Including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Saturday Live
25/01/2020
Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.
10:30 - The Kitchen Cabinet
Series 26, Bakewell
Jay Rayner hosts the culinary panel show from Bakewell.
11:00 - The Week in Westminster
25/01/2020
Paul Waugh of HuffPost UK looks behind the scenes at Westminster.
11:30 - From Our Own Correspondent
25/01/2020
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents, journalists and writers.
12:00 - News Summary
25/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Money Box
25/01/2020
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
12:30 - The News Quiz
Series 101, Episode 3
3/8 A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Nish Kumar.
12:57 - Weather
25/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - News
25/01/2020
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
13:10 - Any Questions?
Vaughan Gething, Liz Saville Roberts MP
Chris Mason presents topical debate from St Asaph Cathedral in North Wales
14:00 - Any Answers?
25/01/2020
Have your say on the issues discussed on Any Questions?
14:45 - One to One
Soumaya Keynes meets Claudia Goldin
Does economics have a problem with women? Soumaya Keynes and Claudia Goldin talk it over.
15:00 - Riot Girls
The Trial of The Well of Loneliness
Radclyffe Hall's pioneering novel of same-sex love is the centre of a 1928 obscenity trial
16:00 - Woman's Hour
25/01/2020
Highlights from the Woman's Hour week.
17:00 - PM
25/01/2020
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news, plus the sports headlines.
17:30 - The Inquiry
25/01/2020
Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
25/01/2020
The latest shipping forecast.
17:57 - Weather
25/01/2020
The latest weather forecast.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
25/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:15 - Loose Ends
Britt Ekland, Rob Delaney, Alexei Sayle, Lucy Hawking, Rachael & Vilray, Arthur Smith, Clive Anderson
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mi ... More >>x of conversation, music and comedy.
19:00 - Profile
25/01/2020
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
19:15 - Saturday Review
25/01/2020
Sharp, critical discussion of the week's cultural events, with Tom Sutcliffe and guests
20:00 - Archive on 4
The Science of Evil
How the Holocaust created a new field of science - social psychology
21:00 - Sebastian Baczkiewicz - Pilgrim
Series 4, Tregarrah Head
2/4 by Sebastian Baczkiewicz. Pilgrim has to rescue the Old Man of Tregarrah Head.
21:45 - Annika Stranded
Series 4, Deep Sea Drilling
By Nick Walker. Annika encounters an unusual situation on an oil rig.
22:00 - News and Weather
25/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
22:15 - The Fix
Debt, Debt and Poverty
2/3 The Fix looks at the issue of debt and why it’s such an intractable problem for the UK.
23:00 - Round Britain Quiz
Programme 2, 2020
Radio's most fiendish quiz, with cryptic questions on unpredictable fields of knowledge
23:30 - William Sieghart’s Poetry Pharmacy

William Sieghart welcomes you to his Poetry Pharmacy, serving up poems to soothe the soul.
00:00 - Midnight News
27/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
00:00 - Midnight News
26/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:15 - Thinking Allowed
22/01/2020
New research on how society works.
00:30 - Short Works
Fifty Pence for the Meter
An elderly man attends wakes for deceased strangers. A Short Work by Jamie Guiney.
00:45 - Bells on Sunday
St Matthew’s Church, Stretford
Bells on Sunday comes from St Matthew’s Church, Stretford, in Greater Manchester
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
27/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
26/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
27/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
26/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
27/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
26/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
27/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
26/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
27/01/2020
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection
05:43 - Bells on Sunday
St Matthew’s Church, Stretford
Bells on Sunday comes from St Matthew’s Church, Stretford, in Greater Manchester
05:45 - Farming Today
27/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:45 - Profile
25/01/2020
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
05:56 - Weather
27/01/2020
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Raven
David Attenborough presents the raven.
06:00 - News Headlines
26/01/2020
The latest national and international news headlines.
06:05 - Something Understood
Schadenfreude
Mark Tully investigates the tendency to take joy in the misfortune of others.
06:35 - On Your Farm
English Skyr
Can English farmers replicate the legendary Icelandic yoghurt?
06:57 - Weather
26/01/2020
The latest weather forecast.
07:00 - News and Papers
26/01/2020
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
07:10 - Sunday
26/01/2020
Sunday morning religious news and current affairs programme.
07:54 - Radio 4 Appeal
Emmaus UK
Gail Porter makes the BBC Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Emmaus UK.
07:57 - Weather
26/01/2020
The latest weather forecast.
08:00 - News and Papers
26/01/2020
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
08:10 - Sunday Worship
Stand Together
A service for Holocaust Memorial Day, live from St Peter's School, York.
08:48 - A Point of View
24/01/2020
A weekly reflection on a topical issue.
08:58 - Tweet of the Day
Blue Tit
Chris Packham presents the blue tit.
09:00 - Broadcasting House
26/01/2020
The Sunday morning news magazine programme. Presented by Paddy O'Connell
10:00 - The Archers Omnibus
26/01/2020
Jim is shocked by an emotional confession and Kirsty has a change of heart.
11:15 - Desert Island Discs
Anne Enright, writer
Anne Enright, writer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
12:00 - News Summary
26/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - The Unbelievable Truth
Series 23, Episode 4
4/6 Comedians try to smuggle truths past their opponents in David Mitchell's panel game.
12:32 - The Food Programme
The Physicist In the Kitchen
Can science help us cook better? Dan Saladino asks Heston Blumenthal and Raymond Blanc.
12:57 - Weather
26/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - The World This Weekend
26/01/2020
Global news and analysis, presented by Mark Mardell.
13:30 - The Remarkable Resistance of Lilo

Lilo and her husband Erich Gloeden hid Jews from the Nazis in wartime Berlin
14:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
Peter's Garden: Correspondence Edition
The panel join Peter Gibbs in his garden for a correspondence edition of the show.
14:45 - The Listening Project
Sunday Omnibus - Sharing Emotions, Time and Work Ethic
The omnibus edition of the series presented by Fi Glover
15:00 - Oliver: Lagos to London
Episode 2
2/3 A radical updating of Charles Dickens' most political novel, Oliver Twist.
16:00 - Open Book
26/01/2020
Programme looking at new fiction and non-fiction books
16:30 - What If Our Textbooks Were Black?
Episode 1
1/2 Naomi Beckwith celebrates Black cultural figures who should be more central to history.
17:00 - File on 4
After The Flood
What happens to those families hit by devastating floods when the waters recede?
17:40 - Profile
25/01/2020
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
26/01/2020
The latest shipping forecast.
17:57 - Weather
26/01/2020
The latest weather forecast.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
26/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:15 - Pick of the Week
Anna Foster
The best of BBC Radio this week.
19:00 - The Archers
26/01/2020
Jim is surprised by an unexpected visitor
19:15 - The Skewer
Series 1, Episode 3
3/6 From the mind of Jon Holmes comes topical satire like you've never heard it before.
19:45 - No One Called Her Angel
Episode 3
3/5 No One Called Her Angel. A five-part reading for Radio 4 written by Louise Welsh.
20:00 - More or Less
24/01/2020
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
20:30 - Last Word
24/01/2020
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
21:00 - Money Box
25/01/2020
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
21:25 - Radio 4 Appeal
Emmaus UK
Gail Porter makes the BBC Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Emmaus UK.
21:30 - In Business
Making fashion sustainable
The British menswear designer, Patrick Grant asks how fashion can be made sustainably.
22:00 - Westminster Hour
26/01/2020
Radio 4's Sunday night political discussion programme.
23:00 - The Film Programme
23/01/2020
The latest releases, the hottest stars and the leading directors, plus news and insights.
23:30 - Something Understood
Schadenfreude
Mark Tully investigates the tendency to take joy in the misfortune of others.
00:00 - Midnight News
28/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:00 - Midnight News
27/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
00:15 - Thinking Allowed
22/01/2020
New research on how society works.
00:30 - Motherwell
Episode 1
1/5 Siobhan Redmond reads Deborah Orr's memoir about the Scottish steel town of Motherwell.
00:45 - Bells on Sunday
St Matthew’s Church, Stretford
Bells on Sunday comes from St Matthew’s Church, Stretford, in Greater Manchester
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
28/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
27/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
28/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
27/01/2020
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
28/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
27/01/2020
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
28/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:30 - News Briefing
27/01/2020
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
28/01/2020
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
27/01/2020
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection
05:45 - Farming Today
28/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:45 - Farming Today
27/01/2020
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:56 - Weather
27/01/2020
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Black-necked Grebe
David Attenborough presents the black-necked grebe.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Raven
David Attenborough presents the raven.
06:00 - Today
27/01/2020
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Start the Week
Grayson Perry - the early years
Grayson Perry, Hashi Mohamed and Theresa Lolo with Amol Rajan
09:45 - Motherwell
Episode 1
1/5 Siobhan Redmond reads Deborah Orr's memoir about the Scottish steel town of Motherwell.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
27/01/2020
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - Riot Girls
Trumpet, Episode 1
1/5 The death of jazz trumpeter Joss Moody exposes an extraordinary secret.
11:00 - The Untold
Long Distance Love Songs
Grace Dent tells the story of a long distance romance played out via karaoke duets.
11:30 - Loose Ends
Britt Ekland, Rob Delaney, Alexei Sayle, Lucy Hawking, Rachael & Vilray, Arthur Smith, Clive Anderson
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mi ... More >>x of conversation, music and comedy.
12:00 - News Summary
27/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - The Second Sleep
Episode One
1/10 By Robert Harris. A priest is despatched to bury Father Lacy.
12:18 - You and Yours
27/01/2020
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
27/01/2020
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
27/01/2020
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:45 - Lies My Teacher Told Me
All is Revision
1/5 Historian Priya Atwal explores the global pitfalls in telling textbook national history
14:00 - The Archers
26/01/2020
Jim is surprised by an unexpected visitor
14:15 - Riot Girls
Dykes, Six of one and half a dozen of the other
1/3 Drama following the friendship of three radical lesbian feminists from the 1970s ... More >> to today.
15:00 - Round Britain Quiz
Programme 3, 2020
Tom Sutcliffe chairs radio's most fiendish cryptic quiz
15:30 - The Food Programme
The Physicist In the Kitchen
Can science help us cook better? Dan Saladino asks Heston Blumenthal and Raymond Blanc.
16:00 - The Last of the Just: Finding Beauty in Barbarity

Naomi Gryn revisits the Holocaust novel The Last of the Just, published 60 years ago.
16:30 - The Infinite Monkey Cage
Series 21, Coral Reefs
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Marcus Brigstocke to talk about the magic of Coral
17:00 - PM
27/01/2020
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
27/01/2020
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - The Unbelievable Truth
Series 23, Episode 5
5/6 Comedians try to smuggle truths past their opponents in David Mitchell's panel game.
19:00 - The Archers
27/01/2020
There's chaos at Brookfield.
19:15 - Front Row
27/01/2020
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - Riot Girls
Trumpet, Episode 1
1/5 The death of jazz trumpeter Joss Moody exposes an extraordinary secret.
20:00 - My Name Is...
My Name Is... Beth
An individual with a story to tell, and some answers to find, in today's Britain.
20:30 - Analysis
Get woke or go broke?
Are businesses serious about getting woke or is it old capitalism with new lipstick on?
21:00 - Adam Buxton and the Human Horn

Adam Buxton uncovers the mystery of the world’s weirdest scat singer, Shooby Taylor.
21:30 - Start the Week
Grayson Perry - the early years
Grayson Perry, Hashi Mohamed and Theresa Lolo with Amol Rajan
22:00 - The World Tonight
27/01/2020
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - The Second Sleep
Episode One
1/10 By Robert Harris. A priest is despatched to bury Father Lacy.
23:00 - Word of Mouth
Lying
Michael Rosen talks to Professor Dawn Archer about how we might tell when someone is lying
23:30 - Today in Parliament
27/01/2020
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament