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Radio 4 BBC


The Archers

Essential drama from the heart of the country from the world's longest running soap opera. Follow the residents of the fictional farming community of Ambridge. Original programmes broadcast 1900 hrs Sunday - Friday. Episodes added daily (except Saturdays).

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Crossing Continents

On the ground reporting from around the world which focuses on the human dimension of the big international stories.

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Farming Today

All rural life is here: daily news of food, farming, the countryside and the environment with analysis and context from the BBC's experts in the field. Presented by Anna Hill and Charlotte Smith, Farming Today goes out every weekday on Radio 4 at 0545 (14 minutes)and at 0630 on Saturdays (25...

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More or Less: Behind the Stats

Tim Harford investigates numbers in the news. Numbers are used in every area of public debate. But are they always reliable? Tim and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. A half-hour programme broadcast at 1600 on Friday afternoons and repeated at 2000 on...

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Food programme

Provenance and pleasure, history and health - Radio 4's weekly look at food. Making sense of food, from the kitchen and canteen, to the farm and factory. We place food in its historical and cultural context; call to account policy makers and industry decision makers; and celebrate the sheer...

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Friday Night Comedy

Bringing you a satirical take on the week's news with The News Quiz and The Now Show from BBC Radio 4. Enjoy a satirical take on the week’s news with the cream of UK comedy talent.

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Last Word

Radio 4’s obituary programme, marking the lives of significant figures who have died recently, presented by Matthew Bannister and broadcast every Friday at 16.00. The podcast episode is published on Friday evening.

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Germany: Memories of a Nation

Presented by British Museum director Neil MacGregor, this 30-part series explores 600 years of Germany's complex and often challenging history, using objects, art, landmarks and literature.

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Excess Baggage

Travellers' Tales from home and around the world

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A History of the World in 100 Objects

Welcome to A History of the World. Below you can find all 100 episodes in the series.

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A Brief History of Mathematics

Professor Marcus du Sautoy argues that mathematics is the driving force behind modern science.

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Letter from America: the Bush Jr Years (2001- 2004

The 9/11 attacks, the war on terror and invasion of Iraq defined George W Bush’s first term. A fascinating social, cultural and political look at American life from Alistair Cooke

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The Reagan years (1981-1988)

Ronald Reagan’s presidency: Reagonomics, the Grenada invasion, the Iran-contra scandal and reconciliation with the Soviet. Alistair Cooke's fascinating account of American life.

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