BBC Radio 4's schedule today and one week ahead

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00:00 - Midnight News
26/09/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:15 - Thinking Allowed
Gentrification revisited
Exploring the myth and reality six decades after the term gentrification was coined.
00:45 - Bells on Sunday
The Norman Tower of St Edmundsbury Cathedral, the Cathedral Church for Suffolk
Bells on Sunday comes from the Norman Tower of St Edmundsbury Cathed ... More >>ral.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
26/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
26/09/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
26/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
26/09/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
26/09/2022
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection.
05:45 - Farming Today
26/09/22: Reservoir Opposition, Farmers Abused, UK Wine
Plans to create a new reservoir on farmland in Lincolnshire receives strong opposition.
05:56 - Weather
26/09/2022
The latest weather forecast for farmers.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Richard Jones on the Peregrine
Avian vet Richard Jones introduces the bird that inspired his career.
06:00 - Today
26/09/2022
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Start the Week
Bradford - Brave New World
Adam Rutherford with Matthew Cobb, Alison Bashford and Deborah Lawlor
09:45 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Norfolk Rhapsody
1/5 Edwardian folk song, the Fens and the music of Ralph Vaughan Williams.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
26/09/2022
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - Room 5
3: Serena
Serena has to make a life-changing decision.
11:30 - The Frost Tapes
The Beatles
This is the story of the world’s greatest band, told to the world’s greatest interviewer.
12:00 - News Summary
26/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
26/09/2022
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
26/09/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
26/09/2022
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment, with Sarah Montague.
13:45 - The Scramble for Rare Earths
1. The Magnificent Seventeen
1/5 Misha Glenny discovers why the future of the world depends on rare earth metals
14:00 - The Archers
25/09/2022
Emotions run high for one Ambridge resident.
14:15 - This Cultural Life
James Corden
James Corden reveals the most important people and cultural works that have inspired him.
15:00 - Brain of Britain
Heat 9, 2022
The nationwide general knowledge contest chaired by Russell Davies.
15:30 - The Food Programme
Hospital food - a turning point?
Sheila Dillon meets pioneering catering teams improving food in the NHS.
16:00 - Sounding The Cape

Massacres and mouth harps: singer Nathaniel Mann explores conflicts in South Africa by ear
16:30 - Beyond Belief
Changing Faiths
What's it like changing from one faith to another? Ernie Rea talks to three converts.
17:00 - PM
26/09/2022
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
26/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Mark Steel's in Town
Series 12, Episode 6
6/6 Comedian Mark Steel visits towns across the UK and creates a show for a local audience.
19:00 - The Archers
26/09/2022
Vince makes a surprising offer.
26/09/2022
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - The Other Black Door

How a group of organisations in one Westminster building affected a decade of UK politics.
20:30 - Crossing Continents
A ‘Me Too’ Moment for Israel’s Ultra-Orthodox Jews?
Israel’s ultra-Orthodox Jews struggle to come to terms with child sex abuse scandals.
21:00 - Music Made in the Middle
Part 1
1/2 Singer Jamelia begins a two-part exploration of music made in her native West Midlands.
21:30 - Start the Week
Bradford - Brave New World
Adam Rutherford with Matthew Cobb, Alison Bashford and Deborah Lawlor
22:00 - The World Tonight
26/09/2022
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Stone Blind by Natalie Haynes
Episode Six
6/10 The story of Medusa as you've never heard it before. Read by Susannah Fielding.
23:00 - Techno: A Social History
Detroit
1/3 What makes Techno the perfect accompaniment to radical ideas?
23:30 - Paul Sinha's General Knowledge
Series 2, Episode 1
1/4 Paul Sinha returns with more fascinating facts and stories.
00:00 - Midnight News
27/09/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Norfolk Rhapsody
1/5 Edwardian folk song, the Fens and the music of Ralph Vaughan Williams.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
27/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
27/09/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
27/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
27/09/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
27/09/2022
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection.
05:45 - Farming Today
27/09/2022
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tim Birkhead on the Raven
British zoologist Tim Birkhead admires the intelligence of ravens for Tweet of the Day.
06:00 - Today
27/09/2022
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - The Life Scientific
Can computers discover new medicines?
Using AI to discover drugs. Daphne Koller tells Jim Al-Khalili about her life and work.
09:30 - One to One
The Dread of Deadlines: James Marriott and Geoff Dyer
Times columnist James Marriott speaks to novelist Geoff Dyer about procrastination.
09:45 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Folk Song and Composition
2/5 Folk song collecting and its influence on Ralph Vaughan Williams and his fellow composers.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
27/09/2022
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - Wild Inside
The Cheetah
Ben Garrod and Jess French dissect the secrets of the fastest land animal, the cheetah
11:30 - Icon
Episode 3: Reach for the Stars
Celebrity culture through the lens of Elizabeth Taylor.
12:00 - News Summary
27/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
27/09/2022
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
27/09/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
27/09/2022
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment, with Sarah Montague.
13:45 - The Scramble for Rare Earths
2. The Hidden Paradox
2/5 Misha Glenny on why mining rare earth metals could either help or harm the environment
14:00 - The Archers
26/09/2022
Vince makes a surprising offer.
14:15 - Drama
Two Households
Two Households is a story about two families struggling with the legacy of the past.
15:00 - Short Cuts
Series 32, Competition
Short documentaries on the journey to first place. Presented by Josie Long.
15:30 - Costing the Earth
The True Cost of Energy
Tom Heap and his expert panel answer the big questions about energy prices.
16:00 - The Listening Project
The Final Edition
Anti-tax activists; young, single mums and forced adoption; gardening across generations.
16:30 - Great Lives
Bonnie Greer on the Women of the Morant Bay Rebellion
Bonnie Greer nominates the women of the Morant Bay Rebellion in Jamaica.
17:00 - PM
27/09/2022
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
27/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Stand-Up Specials
Rachel Parris: Austensibly Feminist
Jane Austen's feminist credentials are weighed-up by fan and comedian Rachel Parris.
19:00 - The Archers
27/09/2022
Someone has a confession to make.
19:15 - Front Row
27/09/2022
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - File on 4
Isobel's Story
Concerns British victims of abuse are less likely to get help than foreign nationals.
20:40 - In Touch
27/09/2022
News, views and information for people who are blind or partially sighted
21:00 - Inside Health
27/09/2022
Series that demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice.
21:30 - The Life Scientific
Can computers discover new medicines?
Using AI to discover drugs. Daphne Koller tells Jim Al-Khalili about her life and work.
22:00 - The World Tonight
27/09/2022
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Stone Blind by Natalie Haynes
Episode Seven
7/10 The story of Medusa as you've never heard it before. Read by Susannah Fielding.
23:00 - Fortunately... with Fi and Jane
247. Three Paying Punters, with Trevor Nelson
Fortunately this week welcomes legendary broadcaster and DJ Trevor Nelson.
23:30 - Paul Sinha's General Knowledge
Series 2, Episode 2
2/4 Paul Sinha tests his audience on their knowledge of the world beyond Britain.
00:00 - Midnight News
28/09/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Folk Song and Composition
2/5 Folk song collecting and its influence on Ralph Vaughan Williams and his fellow composers.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
28/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
28/09/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
28/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
28/09/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
28/09/2022
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection.
05:45 - Farming Today
28/09/2022
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Will Young on the Woodland Kingfisher
Singer Will Young on the woodland kingfisher for Tweet of the Day.
06:00 - Today
28/09/2022
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - More or Less
28/09/2022
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
09:30 - One Dish
Fried Plantain with Candice Braithwaite
How do you cut yours? Candice and Andi discuss their shared love of fried plantain.
09:45 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Vaughan Williams and Fen Country
3/5 Ralph Vaughan Williams and the inspiring landscape of the Fens.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
28/09/2022
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - The Other Black Door

How a group of organisations in one Westminster building affected a decade of UK politics.
11:30 - Meet David Sedaris
Series 8, Instalment 1
1/6 A special series recorded at home with the world-renowned storyteller.
12:00 - News Summary
28/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
28/09/2022
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
28/09/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
28/09/2022
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment, with Sarah Montague.
13:45 - The Scramble for Rare Earths
3. The Super Magnets
3/5 Misha Glenny discovers how neodymium magnets will help power the green transition.
14:00 - The Archers
27/09/2022
Someone has a confession to make.
14:15 - Drama
Someone Dangerous (Part 2)
A tragic death, a newly married couple, a haunted house. A two-part mystery thriller.
15:00 - Money Box
28/09/2022
A panel of experts answer calls on personal finance.
15:30 - Inside Health
27/09/2022
Series that demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice.
16:00 - Thinking Allowed
28/09/2022
Laurie Taylor explores the latest research into how society works.
16:30 - The Media Show
28/09/2022
Topical programme about the fast-changing media world
17:00 - PM
28/09/2022
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
28/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - 'Whatever Next?' With Miles Jupp
Series 1, Episode 1
1/4 New comedy sketch show starring Miles Jupp.
19:00 - The Archers
28/09/2022
The past returns to haunt Clarrie.
19:15 - Front Row
28/09/2022
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - Bringing Up Britain
Series 15, How can I give my child a healthy relationship with food?
3/4 Anjula Mutanda helps one parent deal with one big parenting ... More >> question.
20:45 - Four Thought
From Bradford with Love
Bradford-born writer Amit Dhand on how people in his city can lead the way on integration.
21:00 - Costing the Earth
The True Cost of Energy
Tom Heap and his expert panel answer the big questions about energy prices.
21:30 - The Media Show
28/09/2022
Topical programme about the fast-changing media world
22:00 - The World Tonight
28/09/2022
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Stone Blind by Natalie Haynes
Episode Eight
8/10 The story of Medusa as you've never heard it before. Read by Susannah Fielding.
23:00 - The Hauntening
Series 3, Sleeping
Tom Neenan discovers what horrors lurk in our apps and gadgets in this modern ghost story.
23:15 - The Skewer
Series 7, Episode 3
3/7 Jon Holmes's multi-award-winning Skewer continues to twist itself into current affairs.
23:30 - Paul Sinha's General Knowledge
Series 2, Episode 3
3/4 Paul Sinha tests his audience on their knowledge of forgotten famous people.
00:00 - Midnight News
29/09/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Vaughan Williams and Fen Country
3/5 Ralph Vaughan Williams and the inspiring landscape of the Fens.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
29/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
29/09/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
29/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
29/09/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
29/09/2022
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection.
05:45 - Farming Today
29/09/2022
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Tristan Gooley on the Wood Pigeon
Writer Tristan Gooley on the wood pigeon.
06:00 - Today
29/09/2022
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - In Our Time
The Electron
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the atomic particle that's proved a gateway to modernity.
09:45 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Ralph Vaughan Williams Has an Epiphany
4/5 Ralph Vaughan Williams meets Mr Potiphar and has a musical epiphany.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
29/09/2022
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - From Our Own Correspondent
29/09/2022
Insight and analysis from BBC correspondents around the world.
11:30 - Peter Greenaway - Painting with Film

An immersive 80th birthday encounter with film-maker and artist Peter Greenaway.
12:00 - News Summary
29/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
29/09/2022
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:32 - All Consuming
29/09/2022
Exploring our culture of consumption through products that have changed the world
12:57 - Weather
29/09/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
29/09/2022
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment, with Sarah Montague.
13:45 - The Scramble for Rare Earths
4. The EU's dependency on China
4/5 Misha Glenny asks whether the EU can find other ways of satisfying its rare earth demand.
14:00 - The Archers
28/09/2022
The past returns to haunt Clarrie.
14:15 - Drama
Shearwaters
Alison White's psychological thriller set on a remote island wildlife reserve.
15:00 - Ramblings
Halifax Hikers
Clare meets the Halifax Hikers, who walk together twice a week for fitness and wellbeing.
15:27 - Radio 4 Appeal
Lord's Taverners
Adam Hills makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Lord's Taverners.
15:30 - Open Book
Orhan Pamuk
Johny Pitts talks to Orhan Pamuk about his new book, Nights of Plague.
16:00 - Made of Stronger Stuff
Dopamine
Kimberley Wilson and Dr Xand van Tulleken take a journey around the human body.
16:30 - BBC Inside Science
29/09/2022
A weekly programme looking at the science that's changing our world.
17:00 - PM
29/09/2022
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
29/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Gemma Arrowsmith's Sketched Out
Series 1, Joanna Lumley
2/4 Gemma's sketch show continues, but can she wrestle back hosting duties from Joanna Lumley?
19:00 - The Archers
29/09/2022
Chelsea faces the music.
19:15 - Front Row
29/09/2022
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - The Briefing Room
29/09/2022
David Aaronovitch presents in-depth explainers on big issues in the news
20:30 - The Bottom Line
29/09/2022
Evan Davis chairs a discussion providing insight into business from the people at the top.
21:00 - BBC Inside Science
29/09/2022
A weekly programme looking at the science that's changing our world.
21:30 - In Our Time
The Electron
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the atomic particle that's proved a gateway to modernity.
22:00 - The World Tonight
29/09/2022
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Stone Blind by Natalie Haynes
Episode Nine
9/10 The story of Medusa as you've never heard it before. Read by Susannah Fielding.
23:00 - Your Place or Mine with Shaun Keaveny
Tatty Macleod: Carnac, France
Tatty Macleod: Carnac, France
23:30 - Paul Sinha's General Knowledge
Series 2, Episode 4
4/4 Paul Sinha tests his audience on their knowledge of obscure yet fascinating facts.
00:00 - Midnight News
30/09/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
Ralph Vaughan Williams Has an Epiphany
4/5 Ralph Vaughan Williams meets Mr Potiphar and has a musical epiphany.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
30/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
30/09/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
30/09/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
30/09/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
30/09/2022
Radio 4's daily prayer and reflection.
05:45 - Farming Today
30/09/2022
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Val Thompson on the pink-footed goose
Val Thompson remembers her late husband and watching pink-footed geese in Norfolk.
06:00 - Today
30/09/2022
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Desert Island Discs
Jay Blades, presenter and furniture restorer
Jay Blades, presenter, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
09:45 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
The Captain's Apprentice Is Revisited
5/5 Ralph Vaughan Williams reappraises The Captain's Apprentice when disaster strikes.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
30/09/2022
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - Net Zero: A Very British Problem
Food
Matt Winning looks at what lies ahead if Britain is to eliminate carbon emissions by 2050.
11:30 - Relativity
Series 4, Episode 4
4/6 A chaotic Snell family Zoom leads to Ken making a noble offer to much hilarity.
12:00 - News Summary
30/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Archive on 4
Paul Verhoeven's American Futures
Explore the American futures of Paul Verhoeven from Robocop to Starship Troopers.
12:57 - Weather
30/09/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
30/09/2022
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment, with Ben Wright.
13:45 - The Scramble for Rare Earths
5. The Great New Game
5/5 Misha Glenny hears how Ukraine is sitting on huge amounts of rare earth minerals.
14:00 - The Archers
29/09/2022
Chelsea faces the music.
14:15 - Limelight
One Five Seven Years, One Five Seven Years - Episode 2: Uche
2/5 Alternative reality drama. A rare genetic condition makes some peop ... More >>le live twice as long.
14:45 - Living with the Gods
Living with No Gods
Neil MacGregor on societies who banished religion, from revolutionary France to the USSR.
15:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
Great Torrington
Peter Gibbs hosts the horticultural programme featuring a group of gardening experts.
15:45 - Short Works
Last Time by Rebecca Watson
A powerful new story for radio by the author of 2021 breakthrough novel, little scratch
16:00 - Last Word
30/09/2022
Matthew Bannister tells the life stories of people who have recently died.
16:30 - More or Less
28/09/2022
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
17:00 - PM
30/09/2022
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
30/09/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - The News Quiz
Series 109, Episode 3
3/6 Topical panel quiz show, taking its questions from the week's news stories.
19:00 - The Archers
30/09/2022
Will Jill smell a rat?
19:15 - Screenshot
30/09/2022
Ellen E Jones and Mark Kermode take a look at the kaleidoscopic world of the moving image
20:00 - Any Questions?
Dame Arlene Foster, Wes Streeting MP
Jonny Dymond presents political debate and discussion from Ringwood School in Hampshire.
20:50 - A Point of View
30/09/2022
A weekly reflection on a topical issue from a range of contributors.
21:00 - Bhopal
Bhopal (Omnibus)
The story of Rajkumar Keswani, the man who foretold the world's worst industrial accident
22:00 - The World Tonight
30/09/2022
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - Stone Blind by Natalie Haynes
Episode Ten
10/10 The story of Medusa as you've never heard it before. Read by Susannah Fielding.
23:00 - The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty
Episode 1
1/2 A priest is called in when a 12-year-old girl appears to be possessed by a demonic force.
00:00 - Midnight News
01/10/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - The Captain's Apprentice by Caroline Davison
The Captain's Apprentice Is Revisited
5/5 Ralph Vaughan Williams reappraises The Captain's Apprentice when disaster strikes.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
01/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
01/10/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
01/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
01/10/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
01/10/2022
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Rabbi Warren Elf
05:45 - Four Thought
From Bradford with Love
Bradford-born writer Amit Dhand on how people in his city can lead the way on integration.
06:00 - News and Papers
01/10/2022
The latest news headlines. Including the weather and a look at the papers.
06:07 - Ramblings
Halifax Hikers
Clare meets the Halifax Hikers, who walk together twice a week for fitness and wellbeing.
06:30 - Farming Today
01/10/2022
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
06:57 - Weather
01/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecast
07:00 - Today
01/10/2022
Including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Saturday Live
01/10/2022
Radio 4's Saturday morning show brings you extraordinary stories and remarkable people.
10:30 - You're Dead To Me
The Tang Dynasty
Greg Jenner takes us back to medieval China to explore the Tang Dynasty.
11:00 - From Our Own Correspondent
01/10/2022
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents from around the world.
11:30 - Money Box
Energy special: Llandudno live
As energy bills rise, we're heading to north Wales for a cost of living special.
12:30 - The News Quiz
Series 109, Episode 3
3/6 Topical panel quiz show, taking its questions from the week's news stories.
12:57 - Weather
01/10/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - News and Weather
01/10/2022
The latest national and international news and weather reports from BBC Radio 4
13:10 - Any Questions?
Dame Arlene Foster, Wes Streeting MP
Jonny Dymond presents political debate and discussion from Ringwood School in Hampshire.
14:00 - Any Answers?
01/10/2022
Have your say on the issues discussed on Any Questions?
14:45 - 39 Ways to Save the Planet
Eat Better for the Planet
How to improve mass catering for the planet
15:00 - Drama
Spice
Verbatim drama taking us into the chaotic world of synthetic drugs. With strong language.
16:00 - Woman's Hour
01/10/2022
Highlights from the Woman's Hour week.
17:00 - PM
01/10/2022
Full coverage of the day's news
17:30 - Political Thinking with Nick Robinson
01/10/2022
Nick Robinson talks to people who shape our political thinking about what shaped theirs.
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
01/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
17:57 - Weather
01/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecast
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
01/10/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:15 - Loose Ends
Anthony Horowitz, Melissa Thompson, James Yorkston, Louise Mothersole and Rebecca Biscuit, GoGo Penguin, Lissie, Arthur Smith
Clive Anderson and gu ... More >>ests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
19:00 - Profile
01/10/2022
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
19:15 - This Cultural Life
01/10/2022
John Wilson talks to a leading cultural figure about their life, work and creative process
20:00 - Archive on 4
Kate Bush: The Power of Strange Things
NPR music journalist Ann Powers pays tribute to the inspirational talent of Kate Bush.
21:00 - GF Newman's The Corrupted
Series 3, Episode 8
8/10 Joseph (Toby Jones) is desperate to get back to work and save his building development.
21:45 - Joe Smith and His Waxworks
The Waxy-way
3/3 Joe describes the execution of King Charles I, typically not letting truth inhibit drama.
22:00 - News
01/10/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
22:15 - Bringing Up Britain
Series 15, How can I give my child a healthy relationship with food?
3/4 Anjula Mutanda helps one parent deal with one big parenting ... More >> question.
23:00 - Brain of Britain
Heat 9, 2022
The nationwide general knowledge contest chaired by Russell Davies.
23:30 - I See You: Poetry, Porn and Me

Poet Helen Mort reflects on being the object of deepfake pornography.
00:00 - Midnight News
02/10/2022
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - Short Works
Last Time by Rebecca Watson
A powerful new story for radio by the author of 2021 breakthrough novel, little scratch
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
02/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
02/10/2022
A selection of BBC World Service news and current affairs, arts and science programmes.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
02/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
05:30 - News Briefing
02/10/2022
The latest news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Bells on Sunday
St Nicolas Parish Church, Witham in Essex.
Bells on Sunday comes from St Nicolas Parish Church, Witham in Essex.
05:45 - Profile
01/10/2022
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
06:00 - News Summary
02/10/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
06:05 - Something Understood
Food for Life
Rabbi Julia Neuberger discusses the complexities of our relationship with food.
06:35 - Natural Histories
Earthworm
Brett Westwood investigates our relationship with earthworms. From 2017
06:57 - Weather
02/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecast
07:00 - News and Papers
02/10/2022
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
07:10 - Sunday
02/10/2022
A look at the ethical and religious issues of the week
07:54 - Radio 4 Appeal
ChildHope UK
Timothy Spall makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf ChildHope UK.
07:57 - Weather
02/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecast
08:00 - News and Papers
02/10/2022
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
08:10 - Sunday Worship
02/10/2022
Radio 4's Sunday morning service
08:48 - A Point of View
30/09/2022
A weekly reflection on a topical issue from a range of contributors.
08:58 - Tweet of the Day
Geoff Samples Dupont's Lark
Wildlife sound recordist Geoff Sample enjoys the Dupont's lark on Tweet of the Day.
09:00 - Broadcasting House
02/10/2022
The Sunday morning news magazine programme. Presented by Paddy O'Connell
10:00 - The Archers Omnibus
02/10/2022
Emotions run high for one Ambridge resident and the past returns to haunt Clarrie
11:15 - Desert Island Discs
Dr Waheed Arian, radiologist
Dr Waheed Arian, radiologist, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
12:00 - News Summary
02/10/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Mark Steel's in Town
Series 12, Episode 6
6/6 Comedian Mark Steel visits towns across the UK and creates a show for a local audience.
12:32 - The Food Programme
02/10/2022
Investigating every aspect of the food we eat
12:57 - Weather
02/10/2022
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - The World This Weekend
02/10/2022
Radio 4's look at the week's big stories from both home and around the world
13:30 - The Coming Storm
4. Q Drops
4/8 The battle for reality.
14:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
Great Torrington
Peter Gibbs hosts the horticultural programme featuring a group of gardening experts.
14:45 - What Really Happened in the Nineties?
2. Russia
Was Gorbachev really promised that Nato wouldn't move one inch further east?
15:00 - Eleanor Rising
Series 3, 2/2
2/2 Eleanor of Aquitaine, a thrilling tale of one of Europe's most extraordinary women
16:00 - Bookclub
Curtis Sittenfeld: American Wife
James Naughtie and readers talk to Curtis Sittenfeld about her novel American Wife
16:30 - The Frost Tapes
Muhammad Ali
These intimate interviews trace how a simple Kentucky kid became The Greatest.
17:00 - File on 4
Isobel's Story
Concerns British victims of abuse are less likely to get help than foreign nationals.
17:40 - Profile
01/10/2022
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
02/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping.
17:57 - Weather
02/10/2022
The latest weather reports and forecast
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
02/10/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:15 - Pick of the Week
Stuart Maconie
A selection of highlights from the past week on BBC radio
19:00 - The Archers
02/10/2022
What on earth is Kirsty hanging on the washing line?
19:15 - Now You're Asking with Marian Keyes and Tara Flynn
Series 2 episode 1
Marian and Tara are back to tackle their listeners' problems.
19:45 - The Performance of My Life
Sir Henry's Last Night
Hugh Ross is the 19th century actor Henry Irving in Sir Henry’s Last Night by Roy Apps.
20:00 - News
02/10/2022
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
20:02 - More or Less
28/09/2022
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
20:30 - Last Word
30/09/2022
Matthew Bannister tells the life stories of people who have recently died.
21:00 - Money Box
Energy special: Llandudno live
As energy bills rise, we're heading to north Wales for a cost of living special.
21:25 - Radio 4 Appeal
ChildHope UK
Timothy Spall makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf ChildHope UK.
21:30 - Great Lives
Bonnie Greer on the Women of the Morant Bay Rebellion
Bonnie Greer nominates the women of the Morant Bay Rebellion in Jamaica.
22:00 - Westminster Hour
02/10/2022
Radio 4's Sunday night political discussion programme.
23:00 - Loose Ends
Anthony Horowitz, Melissa Thompson, James Yorkston, Louise Mothersole and Rebecca Biscuit, GoGo Penguin, Lissie, Arthur Smith
Clive Anderson and gu ... More >>ests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
23:30 - Something Understood
Food for Life
Rabbi Julia Neuberger discusses the complexities of our relationship with food.