World at One

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Forty-five minutes of news, analysis and comment, with Sarah Montague.

3 03/11/2015 Nov. 3, 2015
Analysis of news and current affairs, presented by Martha Kearney.
2 02/11/2015 Nov. 2, 2015
The latest on the investigation of the Russian plane crash over Egypt.
30 30/10/2015 Oct. 30, 2015
Shaker Aamer returns to Britain after 13 years.
29 29/10/2015 Oct. 29, 2015
Rigorous analysis of news and current affairs, presented by Martha Kearney.
28 28/10/2015 Oct. 28, 2015
Rigorous analysis of news and current affairs, presented by Martha Kearney.
27 27/10/2015 Oct. 27, 2015
Rigorous analysis of news and current affairs, presented by Shaun Ley.
Tributes have been paid to the former leader of the Liberal Democrats, Charles Kennedy, whose death was announced this morning. We reflect on a successful political career and the private struggles that went with it. An investigation into the...
The Defence Secretary, Michael Fallon, tells us that the government will spend two per cent of GDP on defence this financial year but won't confirm if the commitment will be met in following years. We hear about advances in the use of immunotherapy...
We examine the danger that UKIP poses to the Labour vote, and leadership contender Andy Burnham tells Shaun he would take on the xenophobic perspective of UKIP. And as an orthodox Jewish sect tells women who drive that their children may be...
David Cameron has joined the calls for FIFA's President Sepp Blatter to resign. Pressure is mounting on football's governing body after sponsors voiced their concerns over the arrest of seven top officials on corruption charges. We spoke to the...
Millions of people across the country are voting in the General and local elections; Memories of the sinking of the Lusitania a hundred years ago today; And the latest British success story in the Wato@50 series - the motor racing industry....
On Wato, We hear the latest from the leaders' election campaigns; On today's Election Call you can hear questions put to Vince Cable, the Liberal Democrat Business Secretary, by our listeners; And the last of Becky Milligan's reports investigating...
Party leaders are crossing the length and breadth of Britain in the last frantic 42 hours before Thursday's General Election. We hear from the campaigns and look at the issue of NHS funding. We have the second of Becky Milligan's reports...
Historical child abuse: David's story; women rescued from Boko Haram, Election call with UKIP leader Nigel Farage....
Politicians debate school funding; Digby Jones primps Dudley; SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon on Election Call....
Conservatives reject Lib Dem welfare claims; We hear from a fifteen year old boy - rescued after five days trapped in a collapsed building in Nepal; And the former Home Secretary David Blunkett tells us a wave of SNP support is sweeping Scotland....
David Cameron says a Conservative government will introduce a law guaranteeing no rise in income tax, VAT or national insurance before 2020. Labour has dismissed the plan as a gimmick. We speak to Michael Gove from the Conservatives, and Labour's...
On Wato - New figures show the economy is growing at a slower rate than expected; We hear an account of the earthquake in Nepal from a BBC reporter stranded at Camp 1 on Everest; And we ask should British cities turn off their office lights out at...
The number of people known to have died in the Nepalese earthquake has risen to above 3,700. We hear the latest from Nepal and speak to the country's representative in London. Ten days to go till the election and David Cameron insists he is "pumped...
As the Labour party unveil their foreign policy, we hear from Douglas Alexander; William Hague takes listeners' calls; HSBC considers leaving London; and we mark the 100th anniversary of Gallipoli....