BBC Programme Athens
A History of the World in 100 Objects - The World in the Age of Confucius (500 - 300 BC) - Parthenon Sculpture: Centaur and Lapith
Neil MacGregor on some of the world's most disputed objects: the Parthenon sculptures.
Book of the Week - The Hemlock Cup: Socrates, Athens and the Search for the Good Life - Episode 1
In May 399BC the philosopher Socrates faced trial. His beloved Athens had turned on him.
Book of the Week - The Hemlock Cup: Socrates, Athens and the Search for the Good Life - Episode 2
The young Socrates listens to the great thinkers of Athens.
Today - 20/06/2009
Including Sports Desk, Weather, Thought for the Day, Yesterday in Parliament.