BBC Programme Istanbul
Afternoon Play - Aftershock
By Tina Pepler. A young woman returns to Istanbul 10 years after a major earthquake.
Afternoon Reading - City Of Two Continents - The Abyss as Viewed from Istanbul on 27th October 1962
By Maureen Freely. The Cuban Missile Crisis as viewed from the streets of Istanbul.
Afternoon Reading - City Of Two Continents - The Byzantine Passage
By Jenny White. A young girl glimpses the man to whom she is betrothed.
Afternoon Reading - City Of Two Continents - True Turk
By Moris Farhi. A wise gypsy wrestler helps a couple whose relationship is threatened.
Bosphorus - Episode 1
Edward Stourton explores the life and history of the Bosphorus, Istanbul.
Excess Baggage - 06/02/2010
Peter Curran discusses the delights of rural Turkey and the life of a safari guide.
Excess Baggage - 09/01/2010
The pleasure of travelling in winter with John McCarthy.
In Our Time - Constantinople Siege and Fall
Melvyn Bragg examines the 1453 siege of Constantinople which ended the Byzantine Empire.
The Ambassador's Reception
Maureen Freely retraces the steps of a journey made by Arthur Miller and Harold Pinter.
The Greatest City on Earth
Four advocates debate the virtues of their favourite city. Presented by Laurie Taylor.
Traveller's Tree - Series 5 - Turkey
Katie takes a look at Turkey, which has become more popular with British holidaymakers.