BBC Radio 4's schedule today and one week ahead

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00:00 - Midnight News
18/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 2
Turgenev leaves Russia to follow his heart.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
18/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
18/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
18/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
18/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
18/09/2019
A spiritual comment and prayer to start the day with Archbishop Angaelos
05:45 - Farming Today
18/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Helen Moncrieff on the Shetland Starling
Helen Moncrieff is bewitched by the mimicking of Shetland starlings.
06:00 - Today
18/09/2019
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day
09:00 - The Sound Odyssey
Loyle Carner in Guyana
Gemma Cairney and Loyle Carner travel to Georgetown, Guyana, for a musical collaboration.
09:30 - Four Thought
The P Word
Richard Lynch-Smith argues that social workers need to better acknowledge poverty.
09:45 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 3
Cries for revolution spread across the continent.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
18/09/2019
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:41 - Blackwater
Episode 8
Could Zoe have been abducted by travellers? If so, who was the murdered girl?
10:55 - The Listening Project
18/09/2019
Capturing the nation in conversation, in partnership with the British Library.
11:00 - 16/09/2019

Stand-up comedian Simon Evans looks at right-wing comedy.
11:30 - Between Ourselves with Marian Keyes
The Family
Best-selling Irish author Marian Keyes in conversation with Tara Flynn.
12:00 - News Summary
18/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
12:04 - The Testaments
Episode 3
Margaret Atwood’s powerful and hugely anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.
12:18 - You and Yours
18/09/2019
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
18/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
18/09/2019
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4
13:45 - 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy
Series 2: 50 More Things..., Postage Stamp
How Rowland Hill went from disgruntled user to reformer of Britain's postal system.
14:00 - The Archers
17/09/2019
Kate exacts her revenge.
14:15 - Brief Lives - Series 11
Episode 1
Return of the popular legal series starring David Schofield
15:00 - Money Box
18/09/2019
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
15:30 - Science Stories
Series 9, Alexis Carrel and the immortal chicken heart
Philip Ball tells the tale of Alexis Carrel's immortal chicken heart.
16:00 - Mastertapes
Series 8, Don McLean (B-side)
Don McLean talks to John Wilson about his all-time classic album American Pie.
16:30 - The Media Show
18/09/2019
The programme about a revolution in media with Amol Rajan, the BBC's media editor
17:00 - PM
18/09/2019
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
18/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:30 - The Quanderhorn Xperimentations
Series 1, Mummy! My Donkey's Head Is Exploding
Guuuurk (Kevin Eldon) risks his life and his sanity to save the crew from the X-Barrier.
19:00 - The Archers
18/09/2019
Brian has bad news to impart.
19:15 - Front Row
18/09/2019
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - Letters from Inside
Gillian Slovo
Novelist Gillian Slovo's letter to her mother, the anti-apartheid activist Ruth First.
20:00 - Across the Red Line
Series 4, 18/09/2019
Last in the current series that invites two opposed public figures to listen to each other
20:45 - Four Thought
The P Word
Richard Lynch-Smith argues that social workers need to better acknowledge poverty.
21:00 - Costing the Earth
Fire in the Amazon
How can we prevent a repeat of the devastating fires in the Amazon?
21:30 - The Sound Odyssey
Loyle Carner in Guyana
Gemma Cairney and Loyle Carner travel to Georgetown, Guyana, for a musical collaboration.
22:00 - The World Tonight
18/09/2019
In-depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - The Testaments
Episode 3
Margaret Atwood’s powerful and hugely anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.
23:00 - Monty Python at 50: The Self-Abasement Tapes
Episode 3
Michael Palin searches for lost Python recordings and finds them in very unusual places.
23:15 - TEZ Talks
Series 3, Mischief
Comedian Tez Ilyas presents a stand-up show about life as a British Muslim.
23:30 - The Digital Human
Series 15, Average
Aleks Krotoski explores the unexpected advantages of average.
00:00 - Midnight News
19/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 3
Cries for revolution spread across the continent.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
19/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
19/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
19/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
19/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
19/09/2019
A spiritual comment and prayer to start the day with Archbishop Angaelos.
05:45 - Farming Today
19/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Penny Anderson on the Spotted Flycatcher
Penny Anderson had to stop work on her house when the spotted flycatchers moved in.
00:00 - Midnight News
19/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 3
Cries for revolution spread across the continent.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
19/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
19/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
19/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
19/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
19/09/2019
A spiritual comment and prayer to start the day with Archbishop Angaelos.
05:45 - Farming Today
19/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Penny Anderson on the Spotted Flycatcher
Penny Anderson had to stop work on her house when the spotted flycatchers moved in.
06:00 - Today
19/09/2019
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day
09:00 - In Our Time
Napoleon's Retreat from Moscow
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss why Napoleon's apparent victory turned to defeat in 1812.
09:45 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 4
Rumours swirl around Turgenev’s relationship with the married opera star Pauline Viardot.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
19/09/2019
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - Blackwater
Episode 9
Danny's truth leads Zoe to remember what happened on the night she disappeared.
11:00 - Crossing Continents
The Bitter Song of the Hazelnut
Tim Whewell investigates the sourcing of hazelnuts for the world's confectionary giants.
11:30 - Art of Now
Bangladesh
Dhaka artist Dibarah Mahboob explores the flourishing activist art of Bangladesh.
12:00 - News Summary
19/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
12:04 - The Testaments
Episode 4
Margaret Atwood's powerful and hugely anticipated sequel to The Handmaid's Tale.
12:18 - You and Yours
19/09/2019
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
19/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
19/09/2019
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4
13:45 - 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy
Series 2: 50 More Things..., RFID
Is RFID introducing an 'internet of things'? Or are its glory days behind it?
14:00 - The Archers
18/09/2019
Brian has bad news to impart.
14:15 - Drama
Road to Ferrara
From 1425 to 2019, two ill-starred love triangles, set at the oldest horse race in Italy.
15:00 - Ramblings
LGBT+ Outdoor Adventures Group
Clare is with a group of young LGBT+ ramblers walking to Chorlton Water Park nr Manchester
15:27 - Radio 4 Appeal
Leukaemia Care
Kate Stallard makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of the charity Leukaemia Care.
15:30 - Open Book
Robert Harris
Robert Harris discusses his new novel The Second Sleep and reflects on 30 years of writing
16:00 - The Film Programme
19/09/2019
The latest releases, the hottest stars and the leading directors, plus news and insights
16:30 - BBC Inside Science
19/09/2019
Adam Rutherford goes inside science to explore the research that's transforming our world.
17:00 - PM
19/09/2019
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
19/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:30 - Alexei Sayle's Imaginary Sandwich Bar
Series 3, Rage and Resentment
Alexei Sayle delivers a mixture of stand-up, memoir and philosophy.
19:00 - The Archers
19/09/2019
Freddie offers a solution.
19:15 - Front Row
19/09/2019
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - Letters from Inside
Tahmima Anam
Novelist Tahmima Anam's letter to her unborn child
20:00 - The Briefing Room
19/09/2019
Combining original insights into major news stories with topical investigations.
20:30 - In Business
Flying Green
Can aviation become sustainable? Katie Prescott asks if a tech fix can be found.
21:00 - BBC Inside Science
19/09/2019
Adam Rutherford goes inside science to explore the research that's transforming our world.
21:30 - In Our Time
Napoleon's Retreat from Moscow
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss why Napoleon's apparent victory turned to defeat in 1812.
22:00 - The World Tonight
19/09/2019
In-depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - The Testaments
Episode 4
Margaret Atwood's powerful and hugely anticipated sequel to The Handmaid's Tale.
23:00 - Kevin Eldon Will See You Now
Series 4, God Lends A Hand (Hand Hand)
Kevin presents the sound of flamethrowers, God and an archivist being flung onto a lorry.
23:30 - The Digital Human
Series 15, Subservience
Aleks Krotoski explores if how we treat our robots impacts how we treat one another.
00:00 - Midnight News
20/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 4
Rumours swirl around Turgenev’s relationship with the married opera star Pauline Viardot.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
20/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
20/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
20/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
20/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
20/09/2019
A spiritual comment and prayer to start the day with Archbishop Angaelos.
05:45 - Farming Today
20/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Penny Anderson on the Heron
Penny Anderson watches herons in her garden as they steal frogs from her ponds.
00:00 - Midnight News
20/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 4
Rumours swirl around Turgenev’s relationship with the married opera star Pauline Viardot.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
20/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
20/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
20/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
20/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
20/09/2019
A spiritual comment and prayer to start the day with Archbishop Angaelos.
05:45 - Farming Today
20/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Penny Anderson on the Heron
Penny Anderson watches herons in her garden as they steal frogs from her ponds.
06:00 - Today
20/09/2019
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day
09:00 - The Reunion
Cats - The Musical
Sue MacGregor reunites cast and crew from the original 1981 stage musical Cats. (R)
09:45 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 5
The Viardots and Turgenev create an artistic haven in Baden-Baden.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
20/09/2019
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - Blackwater
Episode 10
Zoe once more finds herself in danger of disappearing, but Paul will not let her go.
11:00 - The Corrections
Olive the Poppy Seller
Series revisiting news stories which went wrong
11:30 - Quiz Nite!
2. PTA
Lowfield Primary School is looking for a new organiser for the annual fundraising quiz.
12:00 - News Summary
20/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
12:04 - The Testaments
Episode 5
Margaret Atwood's powerful and long-awaited sequel to her classic The Handmaid's Tale.
12:18 - You and Yours
20/09/2019
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
20/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
20/09/2019
News, analysis and comments from BBC Radio 4
13:45 - 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy
Series 2: 50 More Things..., Fire
Has fire created not only the economy, but also modern humans?
14:00 - The Archers
19/09/2019
Freddie offers a solution.
14:15 - Drama
The Lesson
James's new novel has just been published, but an ex-pupil has issues with his story.
15:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
Green Synergy Lincoln
Kathy Clugston and the panel are in Lincoln.
15:45 - Short Works
Katy by Bryan Washington
An original short story written for radio by American author Bryan Washington
16:00 - Last Word
20/09/2019
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
16:30 - More or Less
20/09/2019
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
16:55 - The Listening Project
Andrew and Jack - Look How Far We’ve Come.
Two friends talk about their shared love of cross-dressing in a more tolerant world.
17:00 - PM
20/09/2019
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
20/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:30 - The News Quiz
Series 100, Episode 4
A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Andrew Maxwell
19:00 - The Archers
20/09/2019
Justin unveils his latest scheme.
19:15 - Front Row
20/09/2019
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - Letters from Inside
Jeanette Winterson
Novelist Jeanette Winterson reads a letter from a mother to her daughter.
20:00 - Any Questions?
Minette Batters MP, David Davies MP, Liz Saville Roberts MP
Shaun Ley presents topical debate from Penglais School in Aberystwyth.
20:50 - A Point of View
20/09/2019
A weekly reflection on a topical issue
21:00 - Archive on 4
The American Art Tapes
A unique insight into the vibrant art scene of mid-1960s America
22:00 - The World Tonight
20/09/2019
In-depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - The Testaments
Episode 5
Margaret Atwood's powerful and long-awaited sequel to her classic The Handmaid's Tale.
23:00 - Great Lives
Series 49, Comedian Sindhu Vee on Prince
Comedian Sindhu Vee nominates Prince, the musical superstar.
23:25 - The Digital Human
Series 15, Rescue
Can technology empower a person to turn from a victim to a rescuer?
23:55 - The Listening Project
Michael and Jasma - The Trial Therapy
Cancer survivor talks to the doctor who treated her, by placing her on gene immunotherapy.
00:00 - Midnight News
21/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 5
The Viardots and Turgenev create an artistic haven in Baden-Baden.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
21/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
21/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
21/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
21/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
21/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day, with Andrea Rea
05:45 - Four Thought
The P Word
Richard Lynch-Smith argues that social workers need to better acknowledge poverty.
00:00 - Midnight News
21/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - The Europeans, by Orlando Figes
Episode 5
The Viardots and Turgenev create an artistic haven in Baden-Baden.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
21/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
21/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
21/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
21/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
21/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day, with Andrea Rea
05:45 - Four Thought
The P Word
Richard Lynch-Smith argues that social workers need to better acknowledge poverty.
06:00 - News and Papers
21/09/2019
The latest news headlines. Including the weather and a look at the papers.
06:07 - Ramblings
LGBT+ Outdoor Adventures Group
Clare is with a group of young LGBT+ ramblers walking to Chorlton Water Park nr Manchester
06:30 - Farming Today
Farming Today This Week
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
06:57 - Weather
21/09/2019
The latest weather forecast.
07:00 - Today
21/09/2019
Including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Saturday Live
21/09/2019
Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.
10:30 - My Dream Dinner Party
John Cleese's Dream Dinner Party
Actor, comedian, writer John Cleese in conversation with his heroes, brought back to life.
11:00 -

11:30 - From Our Own Correspondent
21/09/2019
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents, journalists and writers.
12:00 - News Summary
21/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Money Box
21/09/2019
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
12:30 - The News Quiz
Series 100, Episode 4
A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Andrew Maxwell
12:57 - Weather
21/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - News
21/09/2019
The latest news from BBC Radio 4.
13:10 - Any Questions?
Minette Batters MP, David Davies MP, Liz Saville Roberts MP
Shaun Ley presents topical debate from Penglais School in Aberystwyth.
14:00 - Any Answers?
21/09/2019
Have your say on the issues discussed on Any Questions?
14:30 - Bad Faith
Insha'Allah
Acclaimed drama series by Peter Jukes starring Lenny Henry as Police Chaplain Jake Thorne.
15:15 - One to One
Mourning – traditions in Judaism
Chief Rabbi, Ephraim Mirvis discusses mourning with Euella Jackson.
15:30 - Mary Portas: On Style
Episode 1
1/4 A four-part series on style with Mary Portas.
16:00 - Woman's Hour
21/09/2019
Highlights from the Woman's Hour week.
17:00 - PM
21/09/2019
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news, plus the sports headlines.
17:30 - The Inquiry
21/09/2019
Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
21/09/2019
The latest shipping forecast.
17:57 - Weather
21/09/2019
The latest weather forecast.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
21/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:15 - Loose Ends
Jason Isaacs, Dick Clements, Ian La Frenais, Karla Crome, Cerys Matthews, Dizraeli, Vicente Garcia, Sara Cox, Clive Anderson
Clive Anderson and gue ... More >>sts with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
19:00 - Profile
21/09/2019
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
19:15 - Saturday Review
21/09/2019
Sharp, critical discussion of the week's cultural events, with Tom Sutcliffe and guests
20:00 - Archive on 4
Panorama Broke My School
How a 1977 TV documentary about one London school helped change education policy.
21:00 - Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time
Episode 4
4/10 Marcel Proust’s allegorical contemplation on time, memory, art and love.
22:00 - News and Weather
21/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
22:15 - Across the Red Line
Series 4, Does identity politics cause more problems than it solves?
Douglas Murray and Nesrine Malik debate, and ask each other about what drives ... More >>their views.
23:00 - Counterpoint
Series 33, Heat 3, 2019
3/13 The wide-ranging music quiz chaired by Paul Gambaccini
23:30 - Mother Tongue
Double Takes
The globetrotting poetry series presented by poet Imtiaz Dharker.
00:00 - Midnight News
22/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Short Works
Katy by Bryan Washington
An original short story written for radio by American author Bryan Washington
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
22/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
22/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
22/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
22/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Bells on Sunday
St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
Bells on Sunday comes from St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
05:45 - Profile
21/09/2019
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
00:00 - Midnight News
22/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Short Works
Katy by Bryan Washington
An original short story written for radio by American author Bryan Washington
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
22/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
22/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
22/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
22/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Bells on Sunday
St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
Bells on Sunday comes from St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
05:45 - Profile
21/09/2019
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
06:00 - News Headlines
22/09/2019
The latest national and international news headlines.
06:05 - Something Understood
Autumn Colours
Shoshana Boyd Gelfand reflects on autumn's colours and the season's spiritual resonance.
06:35 - On Your Farm
Dairy Research
Cutting-edge dairy farming research in the South-West of Scotland.
06:57 - Weather
22/09/2019
The latest weather forecast.
07:00 - News and Papers
22/09/2019
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
07:10 - Sunday
22/09/2019
Sunday morning religious news and current affairs programme by William Crawley.
07:54 - Radio 4 Appeal
End Youth Homelessness
Michael Sheen makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of the charity End Youth Homelessness
07:57 - Weather
22/09/2019
The latest weather forecast.
08:00 - News and Papers
22/09/2019
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
08:10 - Sunday Worship
Good and Faithful Servant
The Rev Lucy Winkett looks at the stories that are unique to St Matthew's gospel.
08:48 - A Point of View
20/09/2019
A weekly reflection on a topical issue
08:58 - Tweet of the Day
Mike Toms on the Tawny Owl
Mike Toms describes his encounters with tawny owls in Thetford Forest in Norfolk.
09:00 - Broadcasting House
22/09/2019
The Sunday morning news magazine programme. Presented by Paddy O'Connell
10:00 - The Archers Omnibus
22/09/2019
Eddie makes a shocking confession and Justin unveils his latest scheme.
11:15 - Desert Island Discs
Thom Yorke, musician
Thom Yorke, musician, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
12:00 - News Summary
22/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Just a Minute
Series 85, Episode 7
Tony Hawks, Phil Wang, Sheila Hancock and Paul Merton join Nicholas Parsons.
12:32 - The Food Programme
Food Additives, Part 1: Sherbet and other E number experiments
Exploring the world of additives, from fruity sherbert to ultra-processed-food flavo ... More >>urings
12:57 - Weather
22/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - The World This Weekend
22/09/2019
Global news and analysis, presented by Mark Mardell.
13:30 - From Our Home Correspondent
22/09/2019
Mishal Husain presents the latest dispatches by writers and reporters from around the UK.
14:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
Green Synergy Lincoln
Kathy Clugston and the panel are in Lincoln.
14:45 - The Listening Project
Sunday Omnibus - Cancer, Cross-Dressing and Creative Minds
Three conversations about surviving cancer, cross-dressing; and a child's imaginary worl ... More >>d.
15:00 - Drama
Master of the Mint
The 17th-century scientific genius, Isaac Newton, dives into London's criminal underworld.
16:00 - Open Book
22/09/2019
Programme looking at new fiction and non-fiction books
16:30 - Mother Tongue
Lost and Found
Globe-trotting poetry series presented by poet Imtiaz Dharker.
17:00 - File on 4
Harassed students ‘re-victimised’ by universities
Harassed students ‘re-victimised’ by universities.
17:40 - Profile
21/09/2019
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
22/09/2019
The latest shipping forecast.
17:57 - Weather
22/09/2019
The latest weather forecast.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
22/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:15 - Pick of the Week
Chris Hawkins
The best of BBC Radio this week with Chris Hawkins.
19:00 - The Archers
22/09/2019
Jill attempts to avert a scandal
19:15 - Cooking in a Bedsitter
Series 2, Green Pea Sandwiches
Appetising bedsitter romcom, inspired by Katharine Whitehorn's sixties' cookery classic.
19:45 - Stillicide
7: Rooftop
7/12 Cynan Jones' electrifying series set in the tangible near future.
20:00 - More or Less
20/09/2019
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
20:30 - Last Word
20/09/2019
Radio 4's weekly obituary programme
21:00 - Money Box
21/09/2019
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
21:25 - Radio 4 Appeal
End Youth Homelessness
Michael Sheen makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of the charity End Youth Homelessness
21:30 - In Business
Flying Green
Can aviation become sustainable? Katie Prescott asks if a tech fix can be found.
22:00 - Westminster Hour
22/09/2019
Radio 4's Sunday night political discussion programme.
23:00 - The Film Programme
19/09/2019
The latest releases, the hottest stars and the leading directors, plus news and insights
23:30 - Living Room

John Grindrod considers past efforts to improve housing space standards.
00:00 - Midnight News
23/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
00:15 - Mastertapes
Series 8, Don McLean (B-side)
Don McLean talks to John Wilson about his all-time classic album American Pie.
00:45 - Bells on Sunday
St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
Bells on Sunday comes from St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
23/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
23/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
23/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
23/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
23/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Andrea Rea.
05:45 - Farming Today
23/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:56 - Weather
23/09/2019
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tony Juniper on the Woodcock
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the curious roding flight of the woodcock.
00:00 - Midnight News
23/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
00:15 - Mastertapes
Series 8, Don McLean (B-side)
Don McLean talks to John Wilson about his all-time classic album American Pie.
00:45 - Bells on Sunday
St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
Bells on Sunday comes from St Peter’s in Curdridge, Hampshire
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
23/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
23/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
23/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
23/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
23/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Andrea Rea.
05:45 - Farming Today
23/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:56 - Weather
23/09/2019
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tony Juniper on the Woodcock
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the curious roding flight of the woodcock.
06:00 - Today
23/09/2019
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Start the Week
Antony Gormley: challenging conventions
Tom Sutcliffe with Antony Gormley, Laura Wade, Charles Hazlewood and Daniel Rachel.
09:45 - Who Am I, Again?
Episode 1
Lenny Henry reads from the extraordinary story of his early years and sudden rise to fame.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
23/09/2019
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - Just a Woman
Episode 1
Amy is a typical modern 18-year-old – who happens to be trans.
11:00 - The Deported

The stories of three people who have been removed or deported from the UK to Nigeria.
11:30 - Loose Ends
Jason Isaacs, Dick Clements, Ian La Frenais, Karla Crome, Cerys Matthews, Dizraeli, Vicente Garcia, Athena Kugblenu
Clive Anderson and guests with ... More >>an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
12:00 - News Summary
23/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - The Testaments
Episode 6
Margaret Atwood’s powerful and long-awaited sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.
12:18 - Four Seasons
Autumn Equinox: Japanese Maple
Japanese Maple by Clive James
12:20 - You and Yours
23/09/2019
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
23/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
23/09/2019
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:43 - Four Seasons
Autumn Equinox Sonnet 73
Paul McGann reads Shakespeare's Sonnet 73
13:45 - The Art of Innovation
The Scientific Sublime
Sir Ian Blatchford and Dr Tilly Blyth explore how art and science have inspired each other
14:00 - The Archers
22/09/2019
Jill attempts to avert a scandal
14:15 - The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
The Colours of All the Cattle
Mma Ramotswe struggles to balance the personal and professional as polling day looms.
15:00 - Counterpoint
Series 33, Heat 4, 2019
4/13 The wide-ranging general knowledge music quiz, with Paul Gambaccini
15:30 - The Food Programme
Food Additives, Part 1: Sherbet and other E number experiments
Exploring the world of additives, from fruity sherbert to ultra-processed-food flavo ... More >>urings
16:00 - Four Seasons
Autumn Equinox The Dewstones
Simon Russell Beale reads The Dewstones by Simon Armitage
16:03 - Street Cry Goodbyes

A celebration in music and sound of the disappearing cries of street vendors.
16:30 - The Infinite Monkey Cage
Clever Creatures
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss intelligent creatures from clever crows to cunning squid.
17:00 - PM
23/09/2019
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
17:58 - Four Seasons
The Door by Miroslav Holub
Anton Lesser reads The Door by Miroslav Holub
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
23/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Just a Minute
Series 85, Episode 8
Stephen Fry, Jan Ravens, Pam Ayres and Paul Merton join Nicholas Parsons.
19:00 - The Archers
23/09/2019
It’s an emotional night for the Aldridge family.
19:15 - Front Row
23/09/2019
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - Just a Woman
Episode 1
Amy is a typical modern 18-year-old – who happens to be trans.
20:00 - The Ballad of the Fix

The story of Scotland's deadly drug crisis narrated by the voice of the narcotic itself.
20:30 - Crossing Continents
The Bitter Song of the Hazelnut
Long hours and little pay for the workers who pick Turkey's hazelnuts.
21:00 - The Vet with a New Brain

How vet Adam Tjolle's life has changed since his brain tumour surgery.
21:30 - Start the Week
Antony Gormley: challenging conventions
Tom Sutcliffe with Antony Gormley, Laura Wade, Charles Hazlewood and Daniel Rachel.
22:00 - The World Tonight
23/09/2019
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - The Testaments
Episode 6
Margaret Atwood’s powerful and long-awaited sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.
23:00 - Paris Blue

When American modern jazz met the French New Wave in 1950s and 60s Paris.
23:30 - A Good Read
Jonathan Coe/Gemma Cairney
Jonathan Coe and Gemma Cairney join Harriett Gilbert to recommend favourite books.
23:55 - Four Seasons
Four Seasons poems for the autumn equinox
Poems for the autumn equinox
00:00 - Midnight News
24/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Who Am I, Again?
Episode 1
Lenny Henry reads from the extraordinary story of his early years and sudden rise to fame.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
24/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
24/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
24/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
24/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
24/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Andrea Rea.
05:45 - Farming Today
24/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tony Juniper on the Corn Bunting
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the joy of seeing and hearing corn buntings.
00:00 - Midnight News
24/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Who Am I, Again?
Episode 1
Lenny Henry reads from the extraordinary story of his early years and sudden rise to fame.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
24/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
24/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
24/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
24/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
24/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Andrea Rea.
05:45 - Farming Today
24/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tony Juniper on the Corn Bunting
Environmentalist Tony Juniper describes the joy of seeing and hearing corn buntings.
06:00 - Today
24/09/2019
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Behind the Scenes
Katie Paterson - The Matter of Time
In the Oslo forest, Scottish artist Katie Paterson makes the future a promising prospect.
09:30 - One to One
Young Dads: Gary Meikle
Frank discussion between two young men who became fathers in their teens.
09:45 - Who Am I, Again?
Episode 2
Lenny Henry reads from the extraordinary story of his early years and sudden rise to fame.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
24/09/2019
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
10:45 - Just a Woman
Episode 2
Amy is a typical modern 18-year-old – who happens to be trans.
11:00 - The Science of Addiction

Sally Marlow turns to science to find out why so many people in Britain are addicted.
11:30 - Mary Portas: On Style
Episode 2
2/4 A four-part series on style with Mary Portas.
12:00 - News Summary
24/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - The Testaments
Episode 7
Margaret Atwood’s powerful and much-anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.
12:18 - You and Yours
Call You and Yours: 24/09/2019
News and discussion of consumer affairs.
12:57 - Weather
24/09/2019
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
24/09/2019
News, analysis and comment from BBC Radio 4.
13:45 - The Art of Innovation
Masters of Spectacle
Ian Blatchford and Tilly Blyth focus on the drama and upheaval in Coalbrookdale by Night.
14:00 - The Archers
23/09/2019
It’s an emotional night for the Aldridge family.
14:15 - Drama
Hull 2017: Lamanby
Contains Strong Language. Jacob Polley recovers a dream-memory. With music by John Alder.
15:00 - Short Cuts
Series 20, The Archivist
Josie Long presents short documentaries and adventures in sound about record keepers.
15:30 - Costing the Earth
Ghost Fishing
Plastic 'ghost gear' left in the sea by fishing causes problems. Lucy Siegle discovers why
16:00 - The Syrians and the Kindertransport

In Lozells Church, Birmingham, new and old refugees meet and compare experiences.
16:30 - Great Lives
Series 49, Constance Agatha Cummings-John
Author Chibundu Onuzo, on the first elected female in Africa, Constance Cummings-John.
17:00 - PM
24/09/2019
Afternoon news and current affairs programme.
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
24/09/2019
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Clare in the Community
Series 12, Heartbroken
Clare is feeling very unsympathetic towards Brian.
19:00 - The Archers
24/09/2019
Lilian finds herself charmed.
19:15 - Front Row
24/09/2019
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
19:45 - Just a Woman
Episode 2
Amy is a typical modern 18-year-old – who happens to be trans.
20:00 - File on 4
The therapy business
Jordan Dunbar investigates the therapy business.
20:40 - In Touch
24/09/2019
News, views and information for people who are blind or partially sighted
21:00 - Inside Health
24/09/2019
Dr Mark Porter demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice.
21:30 - Behind the Scenes
Katie Paterson - The Matter of Time
In the Oslo forest, Scottish artist Katie Paterson makes the future a promising prospect.
22:00 - The World Tonight
24/09/2019
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - The Testaments
Episode 7
Margaret Atwood’s powerful and much-anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.
23:00 - The Infinite Monkey Cage
Clever Creatures
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss intelligent creatures from clever crows to cunning squid.
23:30 - The Digital Human
Series 16, Gentrification
Aleks Krotoski asks 'has the internet been gentrified?'
00:00 - Midnight News
25/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
00:30 - Who Am I, Again?
Episode 2
Lenny Henry reads from the extraordinary story of his early years and sudden rise to fame.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
25/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
25/09/2019
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
25/09/2019
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
25/09/2019
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
25/09/2019
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Andrea Rea.
05:45 - Farming Today
25/09/2019
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tony Juniper on the Whitethroat
Environmentalist Tony Juniper enjoys the song of the whitethroat.