BBC Radio 4's programmes

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00:00 - Midnight News
26/02/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:15 - Sideways
57. Grudge Match
A wrestling grudge spills out of the ring and into the real world.
Holy Trinity Church in Penn, Buckinghamshire
Bells on Sunday, comes from Holy Trinity Church in Penn, Buckinghamshire.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
26/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
26/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
26/02/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
26/02/2024
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Fr Matt Roche Saunders.
05:45 - Farming Today
26/02/24 Welsh farmers welcoming a greener farming policy; river pollution and flooding
Farmers in Wales who support a new green subsidy scheme fee ... More >>l afraid to speak out.
05:56 - Weather
26/02/2024
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
26/02/2024
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Start the Week
Weighty issues
Tom Sutcliffe with Naveed Sattar, Stephanie Yeboah and Henry Dimbleby
09:45 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 1
1/5 1/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Fascinating journey exploring why we are the ritual species.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
26/02/2024
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - The Gatekeepers
4. Flood the Zone
2016 is a big election year. But something is going very wrong online.
11:30 - The Bottom Line
Where's the life in nightlife?
Why are so many nightclubs closing, and what might replace them?
12:00 - News Summary
26/02/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
26/02/2024
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
26/02/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
26/02/2024
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment.
13:45 - The Political Butterfly Effect
Did Mr Blobby upend local politics in Lancashire?
Jim Waterson looks at how a doomed theme park investment caused chaos in a seaside resort.
14:00 - The Archers
25/02/2024
Jolene fears the worst.
14:15 - Limelight
Sabine, Sabine - Episode 2
2/5 Hunting for clues in Sabine’s Uni room, Elly’s desperate to find out who ‘F’ is
14:45 - The Chronicles of Burke Street
The Chronicles of Burke Street, 2: Winston's Story
2/5 Paterson Joseph reads the next in a brilliant new series by the author of Lov ... More >>e After Love.
15:00 - Counterpoint
Series 37, Semi-final 3, 2024
12/13 The wide-ranging music quiz chaired by Paul Gambaccini.
15:30 - The Food Programme
The power of poems to connect us to food
Farmer's stories through the eyes of poets – can it make us care how our food is grown?
16:00 - The Infinite Monkey Cage
Series 29, Could it be magic?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince conjure up scientific explanations for magical goings on.
16:30 - The Artificial Human
Could AI Swing an Election?
Aleks Krotoski and Kevin Fong answer the questions we’re all asking about AI.
17:00 - PM
26/02/2024
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
26/02/2024
The early evening national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - One Person Found This Helpful
Series 1, 2. Ponce & Prejudice
2/6 Denim thong or sausage snowglobe?
19:00 - The Archers
26/02/2024
It’s crunch time for Alice.
19:15 - Front Row
26/02/2024
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - Decolonising Russia

Inside the new, vital global debate about how to curb Russia's 'imperial' ambitions.
20:30 - Analysis
How to cure the small town blues
What can Middlesbrough teach us about regeneration?
21:00 - Young Again
8. Melinda French Gates
Philanthropist Melinda French Gates and the advice she would give her younger self.
21:30 - Start the Week
Weighty issues
Tom Sutcliffe with Naveed Sattar, Stephanie Yeboah and Henry Dimbleby
22:00 - The World Tonight
26/02/2024
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - What You Can See from Here by Mariana Leky
Episode 6
6/10 Time has passed, and Luisa receives visits from both her itinerant father and Frederick.
23:00 - Lent Talks
Doubt
Lent Talks on Doubt - Written and presented by Paul Kerensa, comedian and writer.
23:15 - The Kids Are Alt Right?
Getting Older
Why are some radical right groups in Europe attracting younger voters?
23:30 - Today in Parliament
26/02/2024
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
27/02/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 1
1/5 1/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Fascinating journey exploring why we are the ritual species.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
27/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
27/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
27/02/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
27/02/2024
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Fr Matt Roche Saunders.
05:45 - Farming Today
27/02/2024
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Blackcap
David Attenborough presents the sounds and story of the blackcap.
06:00 - Today
27/02/2024
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Things Fell Apart
S2. Ep 8: Mikki’s Hero’s Journey
An unlikely culture warrior connects each of our stories.
09:30 - The Miners' Strike: Return Journey
Grimethorpe
Back to work - the miner and the Coal Board manager.
09:45 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 2
2/5 2/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Looking at ritual through an anthropological lens.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
27/02/2024
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - Young Again
9. Sir Grayson Perry
Artist Grayson Perry and the advice he would give his younger self.
11:30 - Decolonising Russia

Inside the new, vital global debate about how to curb Russia's 'imperial' ambitions. (R)
12:00 - News Summary
27/02/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
27/02/2024
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
27/02/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
27/02/2024
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment.
13:45 - The Political Butterfly Effect
Did the Vietnam War Break America's Food System?
Jim Waterson investigates how the Vietnam war and a glut of corn changed what America eats
14:00 - The Archers
26/02/2024
It’s crunch time for Alice.
14:15 - Drama on 4
A Tsar in London
Based on a true story, an account of Peter the Great's adventures in 17th-century London.
15:00 - The Kitchen Cabinet
Series 43, Reading
2/12 Jay Rayner hosts a culinary panel show packed full of tasty titbits.
15:30 - A Thorough Examination with Drs Chris and Xand
Series 3: Exercise, S3. Ep 4 - Too Late to Change?
The Van Tulleken twins explore the science of exercise and the dangers of inactivity.
16:00 - The Other IRA

What is President Biden's Inflation Reduction Act and how might it affect the UK economy?
16:30 - A Good Read
Paterson Joseph and Richard Coles
Actor Paterson Joseph and writer, broadcaster and musician Richard Coles select books.
17:00 - PM
27/02/2024
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
27/02/2024
The early evening national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - ReincarNathan
Series 2, Space Hamster
4/6 Comedy series about a man struggling to cope with being reincarnated as various animals.
19:00 - The Archers
27/02/2024
The walls close in on Harrison.
19:15 - Front Row
27/02/2024
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - File on 4
A Coal Town Mystery
File on 4 investigates how organs from coal miners were used for historic research.
20:40 - In Touch
27/02/2024
News, views and information for people who are blind or partially sighted
21:00 - All in the Mind
What's going on with girls' mental health?
Claudia Hammond looks at the latest research into mental health issues among teenage girls
21:30 - Things Fell Apart
S2. Ep 8: Mikki’s Hero’s Journey
An unlikely culture warrior connects each of our stories.
22:00 - The World Tonight
27/02/2024
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - What You Can See from Here by Mariana Leky
Episode 7
7/10 Mariana Leky's bittersweet portrait of small towns and the wider world that beckons beyond
23:00 - Icklewick FM
6. The Mob
It’s Mischief Night and all of Icklewick are celebrating and looting (as is tradition).
23:30 - Today in Parliament
27/02/2024
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
28/02/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 2
2/5 2/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Looking at ritual through an anthropological lens.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
28/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
28/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
28/02/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
28/02/2024
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Fr Matt Roche Saunders.
05:45 - Farming Today
28/02/2024
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Kea
Michael Palin presents the kea from a windswept mountain in New Zealand.
06:00 - Today
28/02/2024
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - More or Less
28/02/2024
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
09:30 - Just One Thing - with Michael Mosley
Snack Smartly
How to snack smartly, to improve your mental health, reduce cravings and help weight loss.
09:45 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 3
3/5 3/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Why seemingly senseless acts make life worth living.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
28/02/2024
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - Why Do You Hate Me?
28/02/2024
Marianna Spring investigates different extraordinary cases of online hate.
11:30 - Lady Killers with Lucy Worsley
28. Alice Mitchell - Forbidden Love
Lucy Worsley uncovers the story of a teenage love gone horribly wrong.
12:00 - News Summary
28/02/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
28/02/2024
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:57 - Weather
28/02/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
28/02/2024
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment.
13:45 - The Political Butterfly Effect
Did a handwritten note make Theresa May prime minister?
Jim Waterson asks whether one single piece of paper put Theresa May in Downing Street.
14:00 - The Archers
27/02/2024
The walls close in on Harrison.
14:15 - Drama on 4
Sappho in Fragments
By Hattie Naylor. Superstar Sappho has brother-trouble. Starring Thalissa Teixeira.
15:00 - Money Box
Money Box Live
The Money Box team invites listeners and experts to discuss one personal finance topic.
15:30 - All in the Mind
What's going on with girls' mental health?
Claudia Hammond looks at the latest research into mental health issues among teenage girls
16:00 - Sideways
28/02/2024
Matthew Syed explores the ideas that shape our lives, making us see the world differently.
16:30 - The Media Show
28/02/2024
Topical programme about the fast-changing media world
17:00 - PM
28/02/2024
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
28/02/2024
The early evening national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Stand-Up Specials
Powerhouse
Jessica Fostekew's award-nominated stand-up show about big strong strength.
19:00 - The Archers
28/02/2024
Jim hatches a cunning plan.
19:15 - Front Row
28/02/2024
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - Moral Maze
28/02/2024
Live debate examining the moral issues behind one of the week's news stories.
21:00 - When It Hits the Fan
28/02/2024
Who's in the news for all the wrong reasons? With David Yelland and Simon Lewis.
21:30 - The Media Show
28/02/2024
Topical programme about the fast-changing media world
22:00 - The World Tonight
28/02/2024
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - What You Can See from Here by Mariana Leky
Episode 8
8/10 Mariana Leky's bittersweet portrait of small towns and the wider world that beckons beyond
23:00 - DMs Are Open
Series 3, Brand New
1/6 A BRAND NEW series packed with sketches and one liners written by you, the British public.
23:15 - The Skewer
Series 11, Episode 3
3/8 Jon Holmes's award winning satirical comedy concept album returns to twist into the news.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
28/02/2024
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
29/02/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 3
3/5 3/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Why seemingly senseless acts make life worth living.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
29/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
29/02/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
29/02/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
29/02/2024
A reading and a reflection to start the day on Radio 4
05:45 - Farming Today
29/02/2024
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside.
05:58 - Tweet of the Day
Joe Acheson on the Starling
Musician Joe Acheson recalls recording starling to use in his work as Hidden Orchestra.
06:00 - Today
29/02/2024
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - In Our Time
29/02/2024
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas, people and events that have shaped our world.
09:45 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 4
4/5 4/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Fascinating exploration into the impact of ritual on our lives.
10:00 - Woman's Hour
29/02/2024
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - From Our Own Correspondent
29/02/2024
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents around the world
11:30 - A Good Read
Paterson Joseph and Richard Coles
Actor Paterson Joseph and writer, broadcaster and musician Richard Coles select books.
12:00 - News Summary
29/02/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - You and Yours
29/02/2024
News and discussion of consumer affairs
12:32 - Sliced Bread
29/02/2024
Are the latest ad-hyped products and trends really 'the best thing since sliced bread'?
12:57 - Weather
29/02/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
29/02/2024
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment.
13:45 - The Political Butterfly Effect
Did one man from Iraq make Norway rich?
Jim Waterson asks whether one Iraqi man turned Norway into an incredibly wealthy country.
14:00 - The Archers
28/02/2024
Jim hatches a cunning plan.
14:15 - Drama on 4
The Listening Room
Emotional drama about meetings between victims and perpetrators of three violent crimes.
15:00 - Ramblings
Walking at Night on the South Downs near Seaford
An unlit walk at night across the South Downs.
15:27 - Radio 4 Appeal
EveryYouth
Sports broadcaster Ade Oladipo makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of EveryYouth
15:30 - Open Book
Kate Davies
Kate Davies talks to Chris Power.
16:00 - The Rise and Rise of the Microchip
When the Chips are Down
The story of the microchip's Cold War past, corporate present and quantum future.
16:30 - BBC Inside Science
29/02/2024
BBC Radio 4's science magazine
17:00 - PM
29/02/2024
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
29/02/2024
The early evening national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - Conversations from a Long Marriage
Series 5, 2. I Want to Break Free
2/6 Tension mounts as the internet goes down, and Roger breaks a tooth.
19:00 - The Archers
29/02/2024
Susan and Neil scale the heights.
19:15 - Front Row
29/02/2024
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
20:00 - The Briefing Room
29/02/2024
David Aaronovitch and guests present in-depth explainers on big issues in the news.
20:30 - The Bottom Line
29/02/2024
Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with insights from the people at the top.
21:00 - BBC Inside Science
29/02/2024
BBC Radio 4's science magazine
21:30 - In Our Time
29/02/2024
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas, people and events that have shaped our world.
22:00 - The World Tonight
29/02/2024
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - What You Can See from Here by Mariana Leky
Episode 9
9/10 Mariana Leky's bittersweet portrait of small towns and the wider world that beckons beyond
23:00 - The Today Podcast
29/02/2024
Amol and Nick's take on the biggest stories of the week.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
29/02/2024
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
01/03/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 4
4/5 4/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Fascinating exploration into the impact of ritual on our lives.
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
01/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
01/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
01/03/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
01/03/2024
A reflection and prayer to start the day with Fr Matt Roche Saunders.
05:45 - Farming Today
01/03/2024
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
01/03/2024
News and current affairs, including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Desert Island Discs
Sandy Powell, costume designer
Sandy Powell, costume designer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
09:45 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 5
5/5 5/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Why are apparently senseless acts so vital to us?
10:00 - Woman's Hour
01/03/2024
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
11:00 - The Briefing Room
29/02/2024
David Aaronovitch and guests present in-depth explainers on big issues in the news.
11:30 - Room 101 with Paul Merton
Series 1, Desiree Burch
Paul Merton interviews Desiree Burch about her pet hates and worst nightmares.
12:00 - News Summary
01/03/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Rare Earth
How do we get our healthy rivers back?
Tom Heap and Helen Czerski investigate the health of our rivers.
12:57 - Weather
01/03/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - World at One
01/03/2024
Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment.
13:45 - The Political Butterfly Effect
Did a doomed West End musical shape Australia's immigration policy?
Jim Waterson asks if a doomed West End musical left migrants living on a Pacifi ... More >>c island.
14:00 - The Archers
29/02/2024
Susan and Neil scale the heights.
14:15 - Limelight
Love and Other Lies, Love and Other Lies - 3. Dream Job
3/5 Josie is now working as a money mule for the catfishing gang.
14:45 - Child
8. Mother Brain
India Rakusen finds out just how much the body and brain is impacted by pregnancy.
15:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
01/03/2024
Horticultural programme featuring a group of gardening experts.
15:45 - Short Works
The Death of Wildflowers
A short story from Scottish writer Helen McClory marking the primal shift of the seasons.
16:00 - Last Word
01/03/2024
Matthew Bannister tells the life stories of people who have recently died.
16:30 - More or Less
28/02/2024
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
17:00 - PM
01/03/2024
Afternoon news and current affairs programme
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
01/03/2024
The early evening national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
18:30 - The News Quiz
Series 113, Episode 9
9/10 Topical panel quiz show, taking its questions from the week's news stories
19:00 - The Archers
01/03/2024
Fallon finds herself in an impossible situation.
19:15 - Add to Playlist
01/03/2024
Cerys Matthews and Jeffrey Boakye create a playlist no computer could.
20:00 - Any Questions?
01/03/2024
Alex Forsyth presents political debate from Hexham Abbey, Northumberland.
20:50 - A Point of View
01/03/2024
Weekly reflections on topical issues from a range of contributors.
21:00 - Archive on 4
The Age of Emulsion: with Laurence Llewelyn Bowen
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen explores the social history of DIY home improvements.
22:00 - The World Tonight
01/03/2024
In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective
22:45 - What You Can See from Here by Mariana Leky
Episode 10
10/10 Mariana Leky's bittersweet portrait of small towns and the wider world that beckons beyond
23:00 - Americast
01/03/2024
Join the Americast team for insights from across the US.
23:30 - Today in Parliament
01/03/2024
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
00:00 - Midnight News
02/03/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:30 - Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas
Episode 5
5/5 5/5 By Dimitris Xygalatas. Why are apparently senseless acts so vital to us?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
02/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
02/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
02/03/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Prayer for the Day
02/03/2024
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with Angad Kaur
05:45 - Lent Talks
Doubt
Lent Talks on Doubt - Written and presented by Paul Kerensa, comedian and writer.
06:00 - News and Papers
02/03/2024
The latest news headlines. Including the weather and a look at the papers.
06:07 - Ramblings
Walking at Night on the South Downs near Seaford
An unlit walk at night across the South Downs.
06:30 - Farming Today
02/03/2024
The latest news about food, farming and the countryside
06:57 - Weather
02/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecast
07:00 - Today
02/03/2024
Including Sports Desk, Weather and Thought for the Day.
09:00 - Saturday Live
Lesley Pearse, Ken Fowler, Alex Horne
Radio 4's Saturday morning show brings you extraordinary stories and remarkable people.
10:00 - You're Dead to Me
Inka
Join Greg and his guests to learn about life in the South American Inka empire.
10:30 - The Kitchen Cabinet
Series 43, Episode 3
3/12 Jay Rayner hosts a culinary panel show packed full of tasty titbits.
11:00 - The Week in Westminster
02/03/2024
Radio 4's weekly assessment of developments at Westminster
11:30 - From Our Own Correspondent
02/03/2024
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents around the world.
12:00 - News Summary
02/03/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - Money Box
02/03/2024
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
12:30 - The News Quiz
Series 113, Episode 9
9/10 Topical panel quiz show, taking its questions from the week's news stories
12:57 - Weather
02/03/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - News and Weather
02/03/2024
The latest national and international news and weather reports from BBC Radio 4
13:10 - Any Questions?
01/03/2024
Alex Forsyth presents political debate from Hexham Abbey, Northumberland.
14:00 - Any Answers?
02/03/2024
Call Any Answers? to have your say on the big issues in the news this week
14:45 - The Banksy Story
Episode 10: Who Is He?
Street art in 2023, shredding paintings and why Steph shared her story.
15:00 - Drama on 4
Arthur (or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire)
A study in song of what it means to be British by Ray Davies of The Kinks and Paul Sirett.
16:15 - Woman's Hour
Weekend Woman's Hour
Highlights from the Woman's Hour week
17:00 - PM
02/03/2024
Full coverage of the day's news
17:30 - Political Thinking with Nick Robinson
02/03/2024
Nick Robinson talks to people who shape our political thinking about what shaped theirs.
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
02/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
17:57 - Weather
02/03/2024
The latest weather forecast
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
02/03/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:15 - Loose Ends
Bruce Dickinson, Noomi Rapace, Siobhán McSweeney, Travis Jay, MT Jones, Rachel Parris, Clive Anderson
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mi ... More >>x of conversation, music and comedy.
19:00 - Profile
02/03/2024
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
19:15 - The Infinite Monkey Cage
Series 29, Asteroids
Brian Cox and Robin Ince journey through the asteroid belt and beyond to chat space rocks.
20:00 - Archive on 4
RNLI at 200
To celebrate 200 years of the RNLI, Griff Rhys Jones takes a deep dive into their archive.
21:00 - Drama on 4
China Towns, Episode 7
7/11 Neil Dudgeon and Tim McInnerny star in an epic tale of money, passion and daring to dream.
22:00 - News
02/03/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
22:15 - Add to Playlist
01/03/2024
Cerys Matthews and Jeffrey Boakye create a playlist no computer could.
23:00 - Counterpoint
Series 37, Semi-final 3, 2024
12/13 The wide-ranging music quiz chaired by Paul Gambaccini.
23:30 - Offstage: Inside The X Factor
6. Aftermath
What happens when The X Factor lights go off?
00:00 - Midnight News
03/03/2024
The latest news and weather forecast from BBC Radio 4.
00:15 - The Poetry Detective
Poetry and Care
Can a poem be an act of care, or offer respite from it?
00:48 - Shipping Forecast
03/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
01:00 - Selection of BBC World Service Programmes
World Service
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
05:20 - Shipping Forecast
03/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
05:30 - News Briefing
03/03/2024
National and international news from BBC Radio 4
05:43 - Bells on Sunday
St Leonard's church, Shipham in Somerset
Bells on Sunday comes from St Leonard's church, Shipham in Somerset.
05:45 - Profile
02/03/2024
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
06:00 - News Summary
03/03/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
06:05 - Something Understood
The Lump in the Throat
Laura Barton reflects on how feeling finds its way into words.
06:35 - On Your Farm
Floodplain farming
Sybil Ruscoe meets a Gloucestershire farmer who has learnt to live with floods.
06:57 - Weather
03/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecast
07:00 - News and Papers
03/03/2024
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the papers.
07:10 - Sunday
03/03/2024
A look at the ethical and religious issues of the week
07:54 - Radio 4 Appeal
Tree Aid
Actor Adjoa Andoh makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Tree Aid.
07:57 - Weather
03/03/2024
The latest weather forecast
08:00 - News and Papers
03/03/2024
The latest news headlines. Including a look at the Sunday papers.
08:10 - Sunday Worship
Blessed are they...
A reflection on the challenges and inspiration offered by the Beatitudes.
08:48 - A Point of View
01/03/2024
Weekly reflections on topical issues from a range of contributors.
08:58 - Tweet of the Day
Red-Eyed Vireo
Michael Palin presents the red-eyed vireo from North America.
09:00 - Broadcasting House
03/03/2024
The Sunday morning news magazine programme. Presented by Paddy O'Connell
10:00 - The Archers Omnibus
03/03/2024
The walls close in on Harrison, and Jim hatches a plan.
11:15 - Desert Island Discs
03/03/2024
Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.
12:00 - News Summary
03/03/2024
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
12:04 - One Person Found This Helpful
Series 1, 2. Ponce & Prejudice
2/6 Denim thong or sausage snowglobe?
12:32 - The Food Programme
03/03/2024
Investigating every aspect of the food we eat
12:57 - Weather
03/03/2024
The latest weather forecast
13:00 - The World This Weekend
03/03/2024
Radio 4's look at the week's big stories from both home and around the world
13:30 - Three Million
2. The Cigarette Tin
The escalating food crisis forces people to make life and death decisions.
14:00 - Gardeners' Question Time
01/03/2024
Horticultural programme featuring a group of gardening experts.
14:45 - Opening Lines
& Other Stories: Daphne du Maurier - Episode 1
John Yorke explores a ground-breaking short story – Don’t Look Now by Daphne du Maurier.
15:00 - Drama on 4
Don't Look Now
A classic thriller dealing with sinister & disturbing events through the prism of grief.
16:00 - Bookclub
Ann Cleeves: Hidden Depths
James Naughtie and listeners are joined by crime writer Ann Cleeves
16:30 - The Poetry Detective
Going without Saying
Poems to console the living and speak to the departed. With Vanessa Kisuule.
17:00 - File on 4
A Coal Town Mystery
File on 4 investigates how organs from coal miners were used for historic research.
17:40 - Profile
02/03/2024
An insight into the character of an influential person making the news headlines
17:54 - Shipping Forecast
03/03/2024
The latest weather reports and forecasts for UK shipping
17:57 - Weather
03/03/2024
The latest weather forecast
18:00 - Six O'Clock News
03/03/2024
The early evening national and international news from BBC Radio 4
18:15 - Pick of the Week
Emma Clarke
Emma Clarke chooses audio highlights from the past week.
19:00 - The Archers
03/03/2024
Alice needs a favour.
19:15 - Jokes
Stuart Mitchell's Cost of Living, 2. Stuart Gets a Golden Ticket
2/6 Working with Gordon Brown and champagne at lunch.
19:30 - Jokes
Jazz Emu: The Sound of Us, 2. The Sound of The Future
Artificial Intelligence puts Jazz Emu’s historic musical career in jeopardy.
19:45 - The Song Thief by Colin Carberry
Episode 4
4/5 Harry recalls the man who inspired his musical quest.
20:00 - More or Less
28/02/2024
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics used in everyday life.
20:30 - Last Word
01/03/2024
Matthew Bannister tells the life stories of people who have recently died.
21:00 - Money Box
02/03/2024
The latest news from the world of personal finance.
21:25 - Radio 4 Appeal
Tree Aid
Actor Adjoa Andoh makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Tree Aid.
21:30 - Loose Ends
Bruce Dickinson, Noomi Rapace, Siobhán McSweeney, Travis Jay, MT Jones, Rachel Parris, Clive Anderson
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mi ... More >>x of conversation, music and comedy.
22:00 - Westminster Hour
03/03/2024
Radio 4's Sunday night political discussion programme.
23:00 - Moral Maze
28/02/2024
Live debate examining the moral issues behind one of the week's news stories.