BBC Radio 4 Extra's schedule today and one week ahead

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00:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 3. Sands of Kyros
3/10 After their devastating news, the starship's crew face peril from a once-benign force.
00:30 - Short Cuts
Series 19, Press Record
6/6 Short documentaries and adventures in sound presented by Josie Long.
01:00 - Agatha Christie
Murder is Easy, 3. Burden of Proof
3/3 Luke and Bridget are getting closer and think they know who the murderer is.
01:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 2. The Third Shoe
2/8 Trying to clear a man of murder, the sleuth and wife Steve visit him in jail ... More >>.
02:00 - Crime Down Under: The Dry by Jane Harper
Episode 8
8/10 Falk's assumptions are shaken, about the past and the present.
02:15 - Gregory Evans - Blood and Milk
Series 3, Episode 3
3/5 Samuel has disappeared and Meg is frantic. And then a body washes up out of the past.
02:30 - Tim Key Delves Into Daniil Kharms And That’s All

Tim Key gives his surreal and startling take on the Soviet absurdist writer Daniil Kharms.
03:00 - Sheridan Le Fanu - Uncle Silas
Revelations
3/3 Maud believes she's in danger. With Teresa Gallagher, George Cole and Dorothy Tutin.
04:00 - Whispers
Series 1, Episode 5
5/6 Gyles Brandreth is joined by Anthony Holden, Stella Duffy, Lynne Truss and Rowan Pelling.
04:30 - Snap
Series 2, Episode 3
3/6 Doug and Molly try to bury their differences to help son Ryan.
05:00 - Hobby Bobbies
Series 2, Sinkhole
1/4 Sitcom where Britain's longest serving PCSO, and Britain's laziest, make quite a pairing.
05:30 - Shush!
Series 2, A Fairy Tale Ending
4/4 Snoo runs into problems with a grape, and Alice has to learn a tricky manoeuvre.
06:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, The Blue Cross
1/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
06:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 3. Peter Galino
3/8 With key witness Mary dead, the suave sleuth worries for Steve's safety. Stars ... More >> Peter Coke.
07:00 - Cleaning Up
4. Surprise
4/4 Sitcom about a group of night-time cleaners in Manchester. Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh
07:30 - John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme
Series 9, Episode 6
6/6 John Finnemore presents a ninth series of his award-winning sketch show.
08:00 - I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again
Series 7, Episode 8
8/13 Fifth Division football, and Professor Prune goes on a Victorian adventure.
08:30 - The 27-Year Itch
You're Never Too Old to Stay at Home
Dorothy and Edward visit Clacton to pep up their marriage.
09:00 - Who Goes There?
Series 6, Episode 4
4/6 Team captains Francis Wheen and Fred Housego are joined by Lynne Truss and Anthony Holden.
09:30 - An Actor's Life for Me
Series 1, A Stiff Audition
1/7 Always on the lookout for work, Robert lands a rather sedentary role.
10:00 - Abdication
1. The King's Matter
1/2 Stanley Baldwin and Cosmo Lang vie to persuade Edward VIII not to abdicate.
10:45 - RK Narayan Stories
Trail of the Green Blazer
A distinctive jacket seems to beckon a pickpocket over the cacophony of an Indian market.
11:00 - Desert Island Discs Revisited
Honoured Actors, Mark Rylance
From Beethoven to Nina Simone. Actor Mark Rylance sharess his castaway choices.
11:45 - David Attenborough's Life Stories
Series 2, Chimps
David Attenborough recalls a memorable filming trip, following chimpanzees hunting monkeys
12:00 - I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again
Series 7, Episode 8
8/13 Fifth Division football, and Professor Prune goes on a Victorian adventure.
12:30 - The 27-Year Itch
You're Never Too Old to Stay at Home
Dorothy and Edward visit Clacton to pep up their marriage.
13:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, The Blue Cross
1/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
13:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 3. Peter Galino
3/8 With key witness Mary dead, the suave sleuth worries for Steve's safety. Stars ... More >> Peter Coke.
14:00 - Crime Down Under: The Dry by Jane Harper
Episode 9
9/10 A chance remark sets Falk onto the trail of the killer.
14:15 - Gregory Evans - Blood and Milk
Series 3, Episode 4
4/5 Bren Evans makes more demands as the police close in on Meg and Dora Lipski.
14:30 - The Best of Everything

The Best of Everything - the steamy 1950s novel that was ahead of its time.
15:00 - Abdication
1. The King's Matter
1/2 Stanley Baldwin and Cosmo Lang vie to persuade Edward VIII not to abdicate.
15:45 - RK Narayan Stories
Trail of the Green Blazer
A distinctive jacket seems to beckon a pickpocket over the cacophony of an Indian market.
16:00 - Who Goes There?
Series 6, Episode 4
4/6 Team captains Francis Wheen and Fred Housego are joined by Lynne Truss and Anthony Holden.
16:30 - An Actor's Life for Me
Series 1, A Stiff Audition
1/7 Always on the lookout for work, Robert lands a rather sedentary role.
17:00 - Cleaning Up
4. Surprise
4/4 Sitcom about a group of night-time cleaners in Manchester. Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh
17:30 - John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme
Series 9, Episode 6
6/6 John Finnemore presents a ninth series of his award-winning sketch show.
18:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 4. The Solaric Empire
4/10 Astra and Darv are taken to a neighbouring moon for cross-examination.
18:30 - Great Lives
Series 41, Ruth Holdaway on Helen Rollason
4/9 Ruth Holdaway picks the sports broadcaster Helen Rollason as her great life.
19:00 - I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again
Series 7, Episode 8
8/13 Fifth Division football, and Professor Prune goes on a Victorian adventure.
19:30 - The 27-Year Itch
You're Never Too Old to Stay at Home
Dorothy and Edward visit Clacton to pep up their marriage.
20:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, The Blue Cross
1/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
20:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 3. Peter Galino
3/8 With key witness Mary dead, the suave sleuth worries for Steve's safety. Stars ... More >> Peter Coke.
21:00 - Desert Island Discs Revisited
Honoured Actors, Mark Rylance
From Beethoven to Nina Simone. Actor Mark Rylance sharess his castaway choices.
21:45 - David Attenborough's Life Stories
Series 2, Chimps
David Attenborough recalls a memorable filming trip, following chimpanzees hunting monkeys
22:00 - John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme
Series 9, Episode 6
6/6 John Finnemore presents a ninth series of his award-winning sketch show.
22:30 - Political Animals
Series 1, Wilberforce
1/4 The chief mouser to the Cabinet Office, 1973-1987, reflects on life with Margaret Thatcher
22:45 - Brian Appleton's History of Rock 'n' Roll
My Turn to Be Poorly
5/6 The Brummie musicologist reveals the impact of so many rock legends dying aged 27.
23:00 - The In Crowd
Series 4, Episode 4
4/6 Memory issues and is Mary really Mary? Manchester sketch show.
23:30 - Absolute Power
Series 3, Episode 2
2/5 Can Prentiss and McCabe's medicine help the government sort out the NHS?
00:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 4. The Solaric Empire
4/10 Astra and Darv are taken to a neighbouring moon for cross-examination.
00:30 - Great Lives
Series 41, Ruth Holdaway on Helen Rollason
4/9 Ruth Holdaway picks the sports broadcaster Helen Rollason as her great life.
01:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, The Blue Cross
1/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
01:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 3. Peter Galino
3/8 With key witness Mary dead, the suave sleuth worries for Steve's safety. Stars ... More >> Peter Coke.
02:00 - Crime Down Under: The Dry by Jane Harper
Episode 9
9/10 A chance remark sets Falk onto the trail of the killer.
02:15 - Gregory Evans - Blood and Milk
Series 3, Episode 4
4/5 Bren Evans makes more demands as the police close in on Meg and Dora Lipski.
02:30 - The Best of Everything

The Best of Everything - the steamy 1950s novel that was ahead of its time.
03:00 - Abdication
1. The King's Matter
1/2 Stanley Baldwin and Cosmo Lang vie to persuade Edward VIII not to abdicate.
03:45 - RK Narayan Stories
Trail of the Green Blazer
A distinctive jacket seems to beckon a pickpocket over the cacophony of an Indian market.
04:00 - Who Goes There?
Series 6, Episode 4
4/6 Team captains Francis Wheen and Fred Housego are joined by Lynne Truss and Anthony Holden.
04:30 - An Actor's Life for Me
Series 1, A Stiff Audition
1/7 Always on the lookout for work, Robert lands a rather sedentary role.
05:00 - Cleaning Up
4. Surprise
4/4 Sitcom about a group of night-time cleaners in Manchester. Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh
05:30 - John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme
Series 9, Episode 6
6/6 John Finnemore presents a ninth series of his award-winning sketch show.
06:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 2. The Queer Feet
2/7 Death and theft in a small hotel - and confusion over waiters.
06:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 4. La Mortella
4/8 Following Peter Galino's tip-off, the sleuth and his wife look for clues in a L ... More >>ondon club.
07:00 - Fags, Mags and Bags
Series 8, The Rubington's Doobrery 9000
2/4 Comedy set in a Scots-Asian corner shop. Written by Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary.
07:30 - The Confessional
Series 1, The Confession of Nigel Planer
9/10 Actor Nigel Planer confesses disgraceful trainers and the hippie trail to Stephen Mang ... More >>an.
08:00 - Dad's Army
Series 1, Sorry Wrong Number
15/20 A German plane crash sees the platoon trying out Mainwaring's phone box drill.
08:30 - Semi Circles
Series 1, A Bit on the Side
6/6 Ben and Helen wonder if they are missing out on adventures beyond the marital bed.
09:00 - Counterpoint
Series 24, 2010 Semi-final 2
11/13 The general knowledge music quiz, chaired by Paul Gambaccini.
09:30 - To the Manor Born
The Rhythms of the Earth
1/10 Audrey educates the new squire into the ways of the Lord of the Manor.
10:00 - Abdication
2. The Crisis of Wallis Simpson
2/2 Wallis Simpson's view of the abdication crisis from a safe haven in the south of France.
10:45 - RK Narayan Stories
Father's Help
Swami is the pupil. Samuel is the teacher. A classroom battle is about to start.
11:00 - Podcast Radio Hour
Plant podcasts with Frances Tophill
Frances Tophill and Clara Nissen dig up fascinating plant podcasts. From September 2019.
12:00 - Dad's Army
Series 1, Sorry Wrong Number
15/20 A German plane crash sees the platoon trying out Mainwaring's phone box drill.
12:30 - Semi Circles
Series 1, A Bit on the Side
6/6 Ben and Helen wonder if they are missing out on adventures beyond the marital bed.
13:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 2. The Queer Feet
2/7 Death and theft in a small hotel - and confusion over waiters.
13:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 4. La Mortella
4/8 Following Peter Galino's tip-off, the sleuth and his wife look for clues in a L ... More >>ondon club.
14:00 - Crime Down Under: The Dry by Jane Harper
Episode 10
10/10 Falk and Raco confront the killer, and the threat of tragedy.
14:15 - Gregory Evans - Blood and Milk
Series 3, Episode 5
5/5 Bren Evans true identity has been revealed, and now Meg must tackle her real enemy.
14:30 - Melencolia

Art historian Dr. Janina Ramirez is on a mission to decode Durer's Melencolia 1.
15:00 - Abdication
2. The Crisis of Wallis Simpson
2/2 Wallis Simpson's view of the abdication crisis from a safe haven in the south of France.
15:45 - RK Narayan Stories
Father's Help
Swami is the pupil. Samuel is the teacher. A classroom battle is about to start.
16:00 - Counterpoint
Series 24, 2010 Semi-final 2
11/13 The general knowledge music quiz, chaired by Paul Gambaccini.
16:30 - To the Manor Born
The Rhythms of the Earth
1/10 Audrey educates the new squire into the ways of the Lord of the Manor.
17:00 - Fags, Mags and Bags
Series 8, The Rubington's Doobrery 9000
2/4 Comedy set in a Scots-Asian corner shop. Written by Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary.
17:30 - The Confessional
Series 1, The Confession of Nigel Planer
9/10 Actor Nigel Planer confesses disgraceful trainers and the hippie trail to Stephen Mang ... More >>an.
18:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 5. The Pools of Time
5/10 The starship Challenger closes in on Zelda 5, where captives Darv and Astra face danger.
18:30 - Off the Page
Lost
Dominic Arkwright, Jamie Neale, Louise Doughty and Hugh Thomson write about being 'lost'.
19:00 - Dad's Army
Series 1, Sorry Wrong Number
15/20 A German plane crash sees the platoon trying out Mainwaring's phone box drill.
19:30 - Semi Circles
Series 1, A Bit on the Side
6/6 Ben and Helen wonder if they are missing out on adventures beyond the marital bed.
20:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 2. The Queer Feet
2/7 Death and theft in a small hotel - and confusion over waiters.
20:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 4. La Mortella
4/8 Following Peter Galino's tip-off, the sleuth and his wife look for clues in a L ... More >>ondon club.
21:00 - Podcast Radio Hour
Plant podcasts with Frances Tophill
Frances Tophill and Clara Nissen dig up fascinating plant podcasts. From September 2019.
22:00 - The Confessional
Series 1, The Confession of Nigel Planer
9/10 Actor Nigel Planer confesses disgraceful trainers and the hippie trail to Stephen Mang ... More >>an.
22:30 - Seekers
Series 2, So What Did I Miss?
1/6 Stuart is back from America, and there have been big changes while he's been away.
23:00 - Sounding Off with McGough
Episode 1
1/6 Poet Roger McGough on life, love, happiness, heroes, villains and embarrassing relations.
23:15 - The Shuttleworths
Series 4, Cough in the Loft
1/6 When Mary sends John Shuttleworth up to the attic, it's the start of a digital quest.
23:30 - Party
Series 2, Prison Ain't All That Bad
3/4 The aspiring politicians of the new political Party try to grapple with law and order.
00:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 5. The Pools of Time
5/10 The starship Challenger closes in on Zelda 5, where captives Darv and Astra face danger.
00:30 - Off the Page
Lost
Dominic Arkwright, Jamie Neale, Louise Doughty and Hugh Thomson write about being 'lost'.
01:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 2. The Queer Feet
2/7 Death and theft in a small hotel - and confusion over waiters.
01:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 4. La Mortella
4/8 Following Peter Galino's tip-off, the sleuth and his wife look for clues in a L ... More >>ondon club.
02:00 - Crime Down Under: The Dry by Jane Harper
Episode 10
10/10 Falk and Raco confront the killer, and the threat of tragedy.
02:15 - Gregory Evans - Blood and Milk
Series 3, Episode 5
5/5 Bren Evans true identity has been revealed, and now Meg must tackle her real enemy.
02:30 - Melencolia

Art historian Dr. Janina Ramirez is on a mission to decode Durer's Melencolia 1.
03:00 - Abdication
2. The Crisis of Wallis Simpson
2/2 Wallis Simpson's view of the abdication crisis from a safe haven in the south of France.
03:45 - RK Narayan Stories
Father's Help
Swami is the pupil. Samuel is the teacher. A classroom battle is about to start.
04:00 - Counterpoint
Series 24, 2010 Semi-final 2
11/13 The general knowledge music quiz, chaired by Paul Gambaccini.
04:30 - To the Manor Born
The Rhythms of the Earth
1/10 Audrey educates the new squire into the ways of the Lord of the Manor.
05:00 - Fags, Mags and Bags
Series 8, The Rubington's Doobrery 9000
2/4 Comedy set in a Scots-Asian corner shop. Written by Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary.
05:30 - The Confessional
Series 1, The Confession of Nigel Planer
9/10 Actor Nigel Planer confesses disgraceful trainers and the hippie trail to Stephen Mang ... More >>an.
06:00 - Thomas Middleton - A Mad World, My Masters

A madcap Jacobean play full of deception, pranking and debauchery.
07:35 - Great Lives
Series 41, Ruth Holdaway on Helen Rollason
4/9 Ruth Holdaway picks the sports broadcaster Helen Rollason as her great life.
08:00 - Whispers
Series 1, Episode 5
5/6 Gyles Brandreth is joined by Anthony Holden, Stella Duffy, Lynne Truss and Rowan Pelling.
08:30 - Snap
Series 2, Episode 3
3/6 Doug and Molly try to bury their differences to help son Ryan.
09:00 - Fathers and Sons

Ian McMillan and poet son Andrew dig in the archive asking how should you bring up a boy?
12:00 - Big Jim and the Figaro Club
Transport of Delight
1/6 Demobbed Old Ned heads south after the war and joins a special construction team.
12:30 - To the Manor Born
The Rhythms of the Earth
1/10 Audrey educates the new squire into the ways of the Lord of the Manor.
13:00 - Archive on 4
Father's Day
Mark Thomas peels off the labels of fatherhood - from breadwinner to stay-at-home dad.
14:00 - Listen Against
Series 1, Episode 1
1/4 A week of radio that never happened. Programmes rewound and mangled.
14:30 - Sounding Off with McGough
Episode 1
1/6 Poet Roger McGough on life, love, happiness, heroes, villains and embarrassing relations.
14:45 - The Shuttleworths
Series 4, Cough in the Loft
1/6 When Mary sends John Shuttleworth up to the attic, it's the start of a digital quest.
15:00 - The Mel and Sue Thing
Episode 1
Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins return to their radio roots.
15:30 - Absolute Power
Series 3, Episode 2
2/5 Can Prentiss and McCabe's medicine help the government sort out the NHS?
16:00 - Thomas Middleton - A Mad World, My Masters

A madcap Jacobean play full of deception, pranking and debauchery.
17:35 - Great Lives
Series 41, Ruth Holdaway on Helen Rollason
4/9 Ruth Holdaway picks the sports broadcaster Helen Rollason as her great life.
18:00 - Mike Walker - 2025
1. New Reality
1/2 A future where computers rule and artificial intelligence has become a reality.
19:00 - Fathers and Sons

Ian McMillan and poet son Andrew dig in the archive asking how should you bring up a boy?
22:00 - Welcome to Wherever You Are
Series 1, Episode 3
3/4 Comedy from Auckland, Bahrain and New York, hosted by Andrew Maxwell in London.
22:30 - Elvenquest
Series 3, Episode 3
3/6 Dean must impress his estranged dad to help the Questers at the mines of Grazak-Dun.
23:00 - The Skivers
Series 1, Leslie Phillips
1/5 Leslie Phillips guest stars in Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh's skilful sketch show.
23:30 - Two Episodes of Mash
Series 2, Episode 4
4/4 Diane, Joe and David must do 30 minutes of community service for crimes against radio.
00:00 - Mike Walker - 2025
1. New Reality
1/2 A future where computers rule and artificial intelligence has become a reality.
01:00 - Archive on 4
Father's Day
Mark Thomas peels off the labels of fatherhood - from breadwinner to stay-at-home dad.
02:00 - Listen Against
Series 1, Episode 1
1/4 A week of radio that never happened. Programmes rewound and mangled.
02:30 - Sounding Off with McGough
Episode 1
1/6 Poet Roger McGough on life, love, happiness, heroes, villains and embarrassing relations.
02:45 - The Shuttleworths
Series 4, Cough in the Loft
1/6 When Mary sends John Shuttleworth up to the attic, it's the start of a digital quest.
03:00 - The Mel and Sue Thing
Episode 1
Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins return to their radio roots.
03:30 - Absolute Power
Series 3, Episode 2
2/5 Can Prentiss and McCabe's medicine help the government sort out the NHS?
04:00 - Thomas Middleton - A Mad World, My Masters

A madcap Jacobean play full of deception, pranking and debauchery.
05:35 - Great Lives
Series 41, Ruth Holdaway on Helen Rollason
4/9 Ruth Holdaway picks the sports broadcaster Helen Rollason as her great life.
06:00 - The Dry by Jane Harper (Omnibus)
Episode 2
2/2 Lies, alibis and a confrontation muddy policeman Aaron Falk's murder investigation.
07:10 - Inheritance Tracks
Tom Jones
The Welsh singing legend chooses music by Vaughn Monroe and Jerry Lee Lewis.
07:20 - Gregory Evans - Blood and Milk
Series 3 (Omnibus)
An unwelcome visitor gets in the way of a woman successfully growing her dairy business.
08:30 - We're in Business
The Newspaper Business
Can Dudley and Harry make a go of it in the newspaper business?
09:00 - The Arthur Haynes Show
From 30/6/1963
Popular comedian performs sketches by Johnny Speight with Nicholas Parsons. From 1963.
09:30 - An Actor's Life for Me
Series 1, A Stiff Audition
1/7 Always on the lookout for work, Robert lands a rather sedentary role.
10:00 - Desert Island Discs Revisited
Honoured Actors, Eileen Atkins
From Schumann to the Rolling Stones. Actress Eileen Atkins makes her castaway choices.
10:45 - Multi Story Shorts
Piano Man
A spontaneous duet between two strangers sparks a viral video and a valued friendship.
11:00 - Sneakernomics
6. Kingmaker
How money began to pour into sport and how the brands were right there when it happened.
12:00 - Poetry Extra
John Heath-Stubbs and Vernon Scannell
Daljit Nagra selects the best programmes from the BBC's poetry archive.
12:30 - To Hull and Back
Series 3, Welcome to the Family
4/5 Sophie auditions for a part in the New Hull Theatre panto.
13:00 - Mad Enchantment by Ross King (Omnibus)

The story of Claude Monet's later years and the famous paintings he produced at Giverny.
14:10 - Inheritance Tracks
Laurie Anderson
The artist and musician picks tracks by Billie Holiday and Philip Glass.
14:20 - Incredible Women
Series 6 (Omnibus)
Rebecca and Jeremy Front present a fun-packed retrospective of Dame Cicely Leyland's life.
15:30 - Tim Key Delves Into Daniil Kharms And That’s All

Tim Key gives his surreal and startling take on the Soviet absurdist writer Daniil Kharms.
16:00 - Laurie Lee - As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

Leaving village life, the 19-year-old Laurie Lee sets out on the open road for London.
17:00 - Poetry Extra
John Heath-Stubbs and Vernon Scannell
Daljit Nagra selects the best programmes from the BBC's poetry archive.
17:30 - To Hull and Back
Series 3, Welcome to the Family
4/5 Sophie auditions for a part in the New Hull Theatre panto.
18:00 - Michael Butt - The Honeybourne Tapes

A hypnotherapist can't persuade his lover of his work's value. Then a client regresses.
18:45 - The Humming by Michele Roberts

An old house and two young women new to the area. Then, there's a noise in the night.
19:00 - Sneakernomics
6. Kingmaker
How money began to pour into sport and how the brands were right there when it happened.
20:00 - Laurie Lee - As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

Leaving village life, the 19-year-old Laurie Lee sets out on the open road for London.
21:00 - Desert Island Discs Revisited
Honoured Actors, Eileen Atkins
From Schumann to the Rolling Stones. Actress Eileen Atkins makes her castaway choices.
21:45 - Multi Story Shorts
Piano Man
A spontaneous duet between two strangers sparks a viral video and a valued friendship.
22:00 - To Hull and Back
Series 3, Welcome to the Family
4/5 Sophie auditions for a part in the New Hull Theatre panto.
22:30 - The Mel and Sue Thing
Episode 2
Bergerac and Lovejoy on Leather Island and Ukraine's Eurovision entry.
23:00 - Helen Keen's It Is Rocket Science
Series 1, Episode 3
3/4 The Cold War, the space race and the last man on the moon.
23:15 - Gus Murdoch's Sacred Cows
3. Football
3/4 The incisive reporter focuses on the joys of lower league soccer.
23:30 - Alice's Wunderland
Series 1, Episode 4
4/4 A trip to the land of magical realms, which is under threat from an unclear war.
00:00 - Michael Butt - The Honeybourne Tapes

A hypnotherapist can't persuade his lover of his work's value. Then a client regresses.
00:45 - The Humming by Michele Roberts

An old house and two young women new to the area. Then, there's a noise in the night.
01:00 - Mad Enchantment by Ross King (Omnibus)

The story of Claude Monet's later years and the famous paintings he produced at Giverny.
02:10 - Inheritance Tracks
Laurie Anderson
The artist and musician picks tracks by Billie Holiday and Philip Glass.
02:20 - Incredible Women
Series 6 (Omnibus)
Rebecca and Jeremy Front present a fun-packed retrospective of Dame Cicely Leyland's life.
03:30 - Tim Key Delves Into Daniil Kharms And That’s All

Tim Key gives his surreal and startling take on the Soviet absurdist writer Daniil Kharms.
04:00 - Laurie Lee - As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

Leaving village life, the 19-year-old Laurie Lee sets out on the open road for London.
05:00 - Poetry Extra
John Heath-Stubbs and Vernon Scannell
Daljit Nagra selects the best programmes from the BBC's poetry archive.
05:30 - To Hull and Back
Series 3, Welcome to the Family
4/5 Sophie auditions for a part in the New Hull Theatre panto.
06:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 3. The Eye of Apollo
3/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
06:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 5. That Good Old Intuition
5/8 With Lynn Ferguson missing, the suave sleuth heads off to meet club ... More >> owner Louis Fabian.
07:00 - Tim FitzHigham: The Gambler
Series 1, Episode 3
3/4 Tim recreates an 18th-century feat, trying to outrun a racehorse in a 100-yard dash.
07:30 - I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
Series 75, Episode 1
1/6 75th Series of the multi award-winning comedy panel game chaired by Jack Dee.
08:00 - Steptoe and Son
Series 4, The Three Feathers
5/8 Harold reckons a commode will make him rich. Adapted from TV with Wilfrid Brambell.
08:30 - Life, Death and Sex with Mike and Sue
Series 4, Episode 6
6/6 The lifestyle show turns its attention to relationships and money.
09:00 - Quote... Unquote
Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang & John Sergeant
Nigel Rees quizzes Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang and John Sergeant.
09:30 - The Elephant Man
Labour Pains
6/8 Terry's bank balance is redder than a baboon's bottom, so he starts a paper round.
10:00 - Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Episode 1
1/2 A widow in 1960s Ireland, finds hope in her struggles through music and friendship.
11:00 - TED Radio Hour
Series 8, Episode 8
8/48 Manoush Zomorodi explores why, now more than ever, we need to make time for joy
11:50 - Inheritance Tracks
Liz Kershaw
DJ Liz Kershaw chooses songs by Bobby Darin and Guns N' Roses.
12:00 - Steptoe and Son
Series 4, The Three Feathers
5/8 Harold reckons a commode will make him rich. Adapted from TV with Wilfrid Brambell.
12:30 - Life, Death and Sex with Mike and Sue
Series 4, Episode 6
6/6 The lifestyle show turns its attention to relationships and money.
13:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 3. The Eye of Apollo
3/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
13:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 5. That Good Old Intuition
5/8 With Lynn Ferguson missing, the suave sleuth heads off to meet club ... More >> owner Louis Fabian.
14:00 - Wish Lanterns by Alec Ash
Episode 1
1/5 Exploring the lives of young Chinese, the 'one-child' offspring of the 1980s.
14:15 - Black Eyed Girls by Katie Hims
Episode 1
1/5 Nell finds herself pregnant and marries Barry, not the father, for respectability.
14:30 - Jane Russell and the Springtown Mother

The story of an adoption which became an international scandal in the 1950s
15:00 - Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Episode 1
1/2 A widow in 1960s Ireland, finds hope in her struggles through music and friendship.
16:00 - Quote... Unquote
Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang & John Sergeant
Nigel Rees quizzes Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang and John Sergeant.
16:30 - The Elephant Man
Labour Pains
6/8 Terry's bank balance is redder than a baboon's bottom, so he starts a paper round.
17:00 - Tim FitzHigham: The Gambler
Series 1, Episode 3
3/4 Tim recreates an 18th-century feat, trying to outrun a racehorse in a 100-yard dash.
17:30 - I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
Series 75, Episode 1
1/6 75th Series of the multi award-winning comedy panel game chaired by Jack Dee.
18:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 6. Across the Abyss
6/10 Searching for Earth, the starship Challenger heads towards star cluster Tersus 9.
18:30 - A Good Read
Ian Marchant and Larry Lamb
Harriett Gilbert and guests Ian Marchant and Larry Lamb discuss their favourite paperbacks
19:00 - Steptoe and Son
Series 4, The Three Feathers
5/8 Harold reckons a commode will make him rich. Adapted from TV with Wilfrid Brambell.
19:30 - Life, Death and Sex with Mike and Sue
Series 4, Episode 6
6/6 The lifestyle show turns its attention to relationships and money.
20:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 3. The Eye of Apollo
3/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
20:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 5. That Good Old Intuition
5/8 With Lynn Ferguson missing, the suave sleuth heads off to meet club ... More >> owner Louis Fabian.
21:00 - TED Radio Hour
Series 8, Episode 8
8/48 Manoush Zomorodi explores why, now more than ever, we need to make time for joy
21:50 - Inheritance Tracks
Liz Kershaw
DJ Liz Kershaw chooses songs by Bobby Darin and Guns N' Roses.
22:00 - I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
Series 75, Episode 1
1/6 75th Series of the multi award-winning comedy panel game chaired by Jack Dee.
22:30 - Tom Wrigglesworth's Hang-Ups
Series 3, Profit and Loss
3/6 Mr and Mrs Wrigglesworth receive some bad news about a friend.
23:00 - Dead Ringers
Series 21, Episode 2
2/6 With an online audience, new topical comedy known as the Broadcasting House variant.
23:30 - The Jason Byrne Show
Series 3, The Irish and the Scottish Are Black-Belts in Misery
6/6 The award-winning funny man revels in misery. With Laurence Howar ... More >>th and Daisy Haggard.
00:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 6. Across the Abyss
6/10 Searching for Earth, the starship Challenger heads towards star cluster Tersus 9.
00:30 - A Good Read
Ian Marchant and Larry Lamb
Harriett Gilbert and guests Ian Marchant and Larry Lamb discuss their favourite paperbacks
01:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 3. The Eye of Apollo
3/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
01:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 5. That Good Old Intuition
5/8 With Lynn Ferguson missing, the suave sleuth heads off to meet club ... More >> owner Louis Fabian.
02:00 - Wish Lanterns by Alec Ash
Episode 1
1/5 Exploring the lives of young Chinese, the 'one-child' offspring of the 1980s.
02:15 - Black Eyed Girls by Katie Hims
Episode 1
1/5 Nell finds herself pregnant and marries Barry, not the father, for respectability.
02:30 - Jane Russell and the Springtown Mother

The story of an adoption which became an international scandal in the 1950s
03:00 - Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Episode 1
1/2 A widow in 1960s Ireland, finds hope in her struggles through music and friendship.
04:00 - Quote... Unquote
Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang & John Sergeant
Nigel Rees quizzes Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang and John Sergeant.
04:30 - The Elephant Man
Labour Pains
6/8 Terry's bank balance is redder than a baboon's bottom, so he starts a paper round.
05:00 - Tim FitzHigham: The Gambler
Series 1, Episode 3
3/4 Tim recreates an 18th-century feat, trying to outrun a racehorse in a 100-yard dash.
05:30 - I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue
Series 75, Episode 1
1/6 75th Series of the multi award-winning comedy panel game chaired by Jack Dee.
06:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 4. The Invisible Man
4/7 A murder for Christmas, but the body goes missing. Father Brown's investigates....
06:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 6. A Warning from Miss Wayne
6/8 Lynn Ferguson recounts her ordeal, while the suave sleuth gets so ... More >>me drunken advice.
07:00 - Ayres on the Air
Series 5, Beauty
4/4 Pam Ayres looks at beauty and that newly coined term 'wellness'.
07:30 - Ed Reardon's Week
Series 14, You’re Cancelled
2/6 Ed unexpectedly renews his acquaintance with his ex-partner, Maggie.
08:00 - The Goon Show
Series 9, The Battle of Spion Kop
9/17 The British mount a South African attack, but something is lacking.
08:30 - Winston
Winston Comes to Town, Repeat After Me
4/6 William is writing mucky books under a nom de plume, and a decision is taken over Father.
09:00 - Dead Ringers
Series 21, Episode 2
2/6 With an online audience, new topical comedy known as the Broadcasting House variant.
09:30 - Millport
Series 1, Lineage
2/6 Barmaid Irene wonders why her crooked brother has returned to the tiny Scottish island.
10:00 - Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Episode 2
2/2 Dramatisation of Colm Tóibín’s award-winning novel by BAFTA winning writer Adrian Hodges
11:00 - Archive on 4
Tolkien: The Lost Recordings
Joss Ackland narrates a search through BBC archives for unheard gems from JRR Tolkien.
12:00 - The Goon Show
Series 9, The Battle of Spion Kop
9/17 The British mount a South African attack, but something is lacking.
12:30 - Winston
Winston Comes to Town, Repeat After Me
4/6 William is writing mucky books under a nom de plume, and a decision is taken over Father.
13:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 4. The Invisible Man
4/7 A murder for Christmas, but the body goes missing. Father Brown's investigates....
13:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 6. A Warning from Miss Wayne
6/8 Lynn Ferguson recounts her ordeal, while the suave sleuth gets so ... More >>me drunken advice.
14:00 - Wish Lanterns by Alec Ash
Episode 2
2/5 Exploring the lives of young Chinese, the 'one-child' offspring of the 1980s.
14:15 - Black Eyed Girls by Katie Hims
Episode 2
2/5 Katie Hims' heartrending story of separated twins and their search for one another.
14:30 - Camel Country

Camels remain at the heart of Arabic culture. Tessa McGregor joins an Omani caravan.
15:00 - Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Episode 2
2/2 Dramatisation of Colm Tóibín’s award-winning novel by BAFTA winning writer Adrian Hodges
16:00 - The Museum of Curiosity
Series 10, Episode 2
2/6 John Lloyd and Jo Brand with Lucy Porter, Mark Forsyth and Dave Trott.
16:30 - Millport
Series 1, Lineage
2/6 Barmaid Irene wonders why her crooked brother has returned to the tiny Scottish island.
17:00 - Ayres on the Air
Series 5, Beauty
4/4 Pam Ayres looks at beauty and that newly coined term 'wellness'.
17:30 - Ed Reardon's Week
Series 14, You’re Cancelled
2/6 Ed unexpectedly renews his acquaintance with his ex-partner, Maggie.
18:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 7. New Blood
7/10 The Challenger has found its sister starship, but the crew are living in total isolation.
18:30 - Soul Music
Series 12, Let's Face the Music and Dance
5/5 Exploring the emotional impact of the classic Irving Berlin song.
19:00 - The Goon Show
Series 9, The Battle of Spion Kop
9/17 The British mount a South African attack, but something is lacking.
19:30 - Winston
Winston Comes to Town, Repeat After Me
4/6 William is writing mucky books under a nom de plume, and a decision is taken over Father.
20:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 4. The Invisible Man
4/7 A murder for Christmas, but the body goes missing. Father Brown's investigates....
20:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 6. A Warning from Miss Wayne
6/8 Lynn Ferguson recounts her ordeal, while the suave sleuth gets so ... More >>me drunken advice.
21:00 - Archive on 4
Tolkien: The Lost Recordings
Joss Ackland narrates a search through BBC archives for unheard gems from JRR Tolkien.
22:00 - Ed Reardon's Week
Series 14, You’re Cancelled
2/6 Ed unexpectedly renews his acquaintance with his ex-partner, Maggie.
22:30 - Listen Against
Series 1, Episode 2
2/4 Alice Arnold and Jon Holmes take a satirical look at the previous week's radio.
23:00 - Liam Williams: Ladhood
Series 2, Episode 2
2/4 Liam is torn between the laddish drinking societies and artsy intelligentsia of Cambridge.
23:30 - Cliche
From 16/3/1981
From providing hunted zebras a level playing field, to Batman minus Robin.
00:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 7. New Blood
7/10 The Challenger has found its sister starship, but the crew are living in total isolation.
00:30 - Soul Music
Series 12, Let's Face the Music and Dance
5/5 Exploring the emotional impact of the classic Irving Berlin song.
01:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 4. The Invisible Man
4/7 A murder for Christmas, but the body goes missing. Father Brown's investigates....
01:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 6. A Warning from Miss Wayne
6/8 Lynn Ferguson recounts her ordeal, while the suave sleuth gets so ... More >>me drunken advice.
02:00 - Wish Lanterns by Alec Ash
Episode 2
2/5 Exploring the lives of young Chinese, the 'one-child' offspring of the 1980s.
02:15 - Black Eyed Girls by Katie Hims
Episode 2
2/5 Katie Hims' heartrending story of separated twins and their search for one another.
02:30 - Camel Country

Camels remain at the heart of Arabic culture. Tessa McGregor joins an Omani caravan.
03:00 - Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Episode 2
2/2 Dramatisation of Colm Tóibín’s award-winning novel by BAFTA winning writer Adrian Hodges
04:00 - The Museum of Curiosity
Series 10, Episode 2
2/6 John Lloyd and Jo Brand with Lucy Porter, Mark Forsyth and Dave Trott.
04:30 - Millport
Series 1, Lineage
2/6 Barmaid Irene wonders why her crooked brother has returned to the tiny Scottish island.
05:00 - Ayres on the Air
Series 5, Beauty
4/4 Pam Ayres looks at beauty and that newly coined term 'wellness'.
05:30 - Ed Reardon's Week
Series 14, You’re Cancelled
2/6 Ed unexpectedly renews his acquaintance with his ex-partner, Maggie.
06:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 5. The Honour of Israel Gow
5/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
06:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 7. The Note
7/8 The inspector shares his murder theory with the suave sleuth, and Steve gets a sho ... More >>ck.
07:00 - Hobby Bobbies
Series 2, Vice
2/4 Sitcom where Britain's longest serving PCSO, and Britain's laziest, make quite a pairing.
07:30 - Unite
Pilot
New sitcom starring Claire Skinner (Outnumbered), Mark Steel, Elliot Steel and Ivo Graham.
08:00 - Hancock's Half Hour
Series 2, The Holiday Camp
5/12 Sid hires the lad to run his new venture, but then he discovers a surprise next door.
08:30 - Big Jim and the Figaro Club
The French Connection
2/6 The post-war construction team's Potts and Perkins hurl insults - and then onions.
09:00 - Whispers
Series 1, Episode 6
6/6 Gyles Brandreth hosts Anthony Holden, Stella Duffy, Jennie Bond and Geoffrey Durham.
09:30 - Snap
Series 2, Episode 4
4/6 Molly doesn't care who her ex-husband Doug dates - but she still wants all the details.
10:00 - Inspector Resnick
Cutting Edge, Episode 1
1/3 Clues to a knife attack on a young doctor lead nowhere for DI Resnick.
11:00 - Laura Barton's American Road Trip
3. California Bound
3/3 Laura Barton takes to the open road for an audio adventure across the USA.
12:00 - Hancock's Half Hour
Series 2, The Holiday Camp
5/12 Sid hires the lad to run his new venture, but then he discovers a surprise next door.
12:30 - Big Jim and the Figaro Club
The French Connection
2/6 The post-war construction team's Potts and Perkins hurl insults - and then onions.
13:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 5. The Honour of Israel Gow
5/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
13:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 7. The Note
7/8 The inspector shares his murder theory with the suave sleuth, and Steve gets a sho ... More >>ck.
14:00 - Wish Lanterns by Alec Ash
Episode 3
3/5 China's 'one-child' generation of the 1980s are now turning 30. We follow four of them.
14:15 - Black Eyed Girls by Katie Hims
Episode 3
3/5 Katie Hims' heartrending story of separated twins and their search for one another.
14:30 - How To Hire A Master

Jolyon Jenkins explores the mysterious world of the head-hunter.
15:00 - Inspector Resnick
Cutting Edge, Episode 1
1/3 Clues to a knife attack on a young doctor lead nowhere for DI Resnick.
16:00 - Whispers
Series 1, Episode 6
6/6 Gyles Brandreth hosts Anthony Holden, Stella Duffy, Jennie Bond and Geoffrey Durham.
16:30 - Snap
Series 2, Episode 4
4/6 Molly doesn't care who her ex-husband Doug dates - but she still wants all the details.
17:00 - Hobby Bobbies
Series 2, Vice
2/4 Sitcom where Britain's longest serving PCSO, and Britain's laziest, make quite a pairing.
17:30 - Unite
Pilot
New sitcom starring Claire Skinner (Outnumbered), Mark Steel, Elliot Steel and Ivo Graham.
18:00 - James Follett - Earthsearch
Earthsearch I, 8. Marooned
8/10 The crew of Challenger have mounted an escape, but their starship has vanished.
18:30 - Short Cuts
Series 20, Deep Time
1/7 Josie Long presents short documentaries about our experience of time.
19:00 - Hancock's Half Hour
Series 2, The Holiday Camp
5/12 Sid hires the lad to run his new venture, but then he discovers a surprise next door.
19:30 - Big Jim and the Figaro Club
The French Connection
2/6 The post-war construction team's Potts and Perkins hurl insults - and then onions.
20:00 - Father Brown Stories
Series 1, 5. The Honour of Israel Gow
5/7 Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's insightful clerical sleuth.
20:30 - Paul Temple
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case, 7. The Note
7/8 The inspector shares his murder theory with the suave sleuth, and Steve gets a sho ... More >>ck.
21:00 - Laura Barton's American Road Trip
3. California Bound
3/3 Laura Barton takes to the open road for an audio adventure across the USA.
22:00 - Unite
Pilot
New sitcom starring Claire Skinner (Outnumbered), Mark Steel, Elliot Steel and Ivo Graham.
22:30 - Isy Suttie's Love Letters
Series 2, The Crank
3/4 Isy recounts the tale of the Crank who helped her study Welsh.
23:00 - Radio Active
Series 4, Round Your Parts
3/8 Mike Flex, Anna Daptor and Mike Channel discover what it's really like round your parts.
23:30 - Vent
Series 3, When Was the Last Time You Saw Your Godfather?
5/6 Ben is set to be a godfather, but Mary is not happy about it at all.