BBC Radio 4

  • Backstreet Business

    Nicola Heywood Thomas visits small businesses

  • Bad Habits

    Richard Herring explores some of the bad habits which affect us in our daily working lives

  • Baggage

    Comedy by Hilary Lyon, set in Edinburgh

  • Ballylenon

    Comedy drama series by Christopher Fitz-Simon, set in the 1950s in a Donegal town

  • Banishing Eve

    Bettany Hughes looks at the history of the church to ask, 'where have all the women gone?'

  • Banter

    Panel show in which comic guests are invited to come up with their definitive top threes

  • Battle for Birth

    Series exploring the past and present of the NHS maternity services

  • BBC National Short Story Award

    Readings of the five shortlisted stories for the annual prize

  • Blond on Britain

    Phillip Blond makes a powerful case for some of Britain's ancient institutions

  • Book at Bedtime

    Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature

  • Bookclub

    Led by James Naughtie, readers talk to acclaimed authors about their best known novels

  • Book of the Week

    Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

  • Bricks and Mortals

    Series bringing the past to life through historic buildings

  • Brief Encounters

    A series of short features transporting listeners into cinemas located around the world

  • Bringing Up Britain

    Mariella Frostrup hosts a debate about parenting with families, experts and policy-makers

  • Britain in a Box

    Series exploring the stories behind programmes which have become part of TV history

  • Broken Arts

    David Quantick and company poke fun at the ridiculous in popular culture

  • Brother Mine

    Julian Lloyd Webber explores different social and cultural attitudes towards siblings