BBC Programme Wordsworth, William (writer)
Afternoon Reading - Lyrical Ballads - The Nightingale and the Lucy Poems
Coleridge's The Nightingale and Wordsworth's series of poems about the enigmatic Lucy.
Bookclub - Andrew Motion
Andrew Motion talks to James Naughtie about his 10 years as Poet Laureate.
In Our Time - The Later Romantics
Melvyn Bragg examines the poetry, tragedy and idealism of Byron, Shelley and Keats.
In Our Time - The Prelude
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss William Wordsworth’s poem The Predule.
In Our Time - The Romantics
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideals, exponents and legacy of Romanticism.
In Our Time - The Sonnet
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Sonnet, the most enduring form in the poet’s armoury.
Open Country - Post-Flood Cumbria
Matt Baker visits Cumbria to see if life is returning to normal after the floods of 2009.