Radio 4

Five best radio programmes of all time
Kirsty Young, BBC Radio 4, Desert Island Discs
In Brief

Five best radio programmes of all time

Desert Island Discs voted into top spot by panel of industry experts
12 Feb 2019
150 years of the Shipping Forecast: Five memorable moments
Ships on the North Sea
In Depth

150 years of the Shipping Forecast: Five memorable moments

From an on-air battle with nausea to the only missed bulletin in the forecast's 96-year history
24 Aug 2017
The seven most influential women of the last 70 years
Bridget Jones
In Depth

The seven most influential women of the last 70 years

Fictional Bridget Jones joins former prime minister Margaret Thatcher on Woman's Hour list
14 Dec 2016
The Archers trial: Essential listening or a step too far?
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In Review

The Archers trial: Essential listening or a step too far?

Domestic abuse storyline keeps many listeners 'riveted', but others long for the Ambridge of old
12 Sep 2016
RETAIL: Horsemeat scandal hits Tesco profits
Tesco
In Brief

RETAIL: Horsemeat scandal hits Tesco profits

Supermarket giant's sales down after bruising few months as boss says they are focusing 'long term'
5 Jun 2013
BUSINESS: Petrol prices 'rigged for a decade'
In Brief

BUSINESS: Petrol prices 'rigged for a decade'

BP and Shell offices raided over allegations that British motorists have been ripped off
15 May 2013