BBC Radio Podcast Guide - L

Limelight

Limelight

The Limelight podcast - for fiction and drama serials you won't want to miss from Radio 4. New series: Harland - a supernatural thriller set in the new town of Harland, built on the site of a village abandoned 900 years earlier. A child disappears. Has the curse returned?

Loose Ends

Loose Ends

Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy

Last Word

Last Word

Radio 4's weekly obituary programme, telling the life stories of those who have died recently

Life Changing

Life Changing

Jane Garvey talks to people who have lived through extraordinary events that have set their lives on an entirely different course. She discovers how people deal with obstacles that turn their lives upside down. The journeys are not always straightforward and there are often some remarkable revelations along the way. Would you like to appear on the podcast? Do you have an extraordinary story to tell? We'd love to hear from you: lifechanging@bbc.co.uk Presenter: Jane Garvey Series Editor: Munazza Khan Producers: Andrea Kennedy and Thomas Harding Assinder

Life Lines

Life Lines

Al Smith's award-winning series set in an ambulance control room.

Law in Action

Law in Action

Joshua Rozenberg presents Radio 4's long-running legal magazine programme, featuring reports and discussion on matters relating to law

Late Night Woman's Hour

Late Night Woman's Hour

Emma Barnett and Lauren Laverne and guests in intimate, frank and funny Late Night Woman’s Hour.

Life Lessons

Life Lessons

Young UK adults talk about the issues that matter most to them - and why they should matter to all of us

Living With The Gods

Living With The Gods

Neil MacGregor explores the role and expression of shared beliefs in communities around the world. Produced in partnership with the British Museum.

Laura Barton's Notes from a Musical Island

Laura Barton's Notes from a Musical Island

Music writer Laura Barton visits four corners of Britain and listens closely to the music found in different landscapes.

Lives in a Landscape

Lives in a Landscape

Documentary series telling original stories about real lives in Britain today

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Bush Jr Years (2001- 2004)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Bush Jr Years (2001- 2004)

The 9/11 attacks, the war on terror and invasion of Iraq defined George W Bush’s first term. A fascinating social, cultural and political look at American life from Alistair Cooke

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Clinton Years (1997-2000)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Clinton Years (1997-2000)

Bill Clinton’s second term was dominated at home by the Monica Lewinsky scandal and the attempt to impeach him, but there were major events abroad with the al-Qaeda attack on US embassies in east Africa and the war in Kosovo. A fascinating social, cultural and political history of American life, through the words of British-American journalist and broadcaster, Alistair Cooke (1908 – 2004).

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Clinton Years (1993-1996)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Clinton Years (1993-1996)

Bill Clinton’s first term encompassed controversies from the Israeli-Palestinian Oslo accords and gays in the military to the North American Free Trade Agreement and an attempt at healthcare reform. A fascinating social, cultural and political history of American life, through the words of British-American journalist and broadcaster, Alistair Cooke (1908 – 2004).

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Bush Sr Years (1989-1992)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Bush Sr Years (1989-1992)

George Bush’s presidency, the Panama invasion, the Soviet bloc collapse and the first war in Iraq. Alistair Cooke's fascinating look at American life.

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Reagan Years (1981-1988)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Reagan Years (1981-1988)

Ronald Reagan’s presidency, from Reagonomics and the invasion of Grenada in his first term, to the Iran-contra scandal and reconciliation with Soviet leader Mihail Gorbachev in his second. A fascinating social, cultural and political history of American life, through the words of British-American journalist and broadcaster, Alistair Cooke (1908 – 2004).

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: From Nixon to Carter (1969-1980)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: From Nixon to Carter (1969-1980)

From America’s great hope after Nixon’s election victory, to disillusionment after Watergate through to President Carter’s election. A fascinating social, cultural and political history of American life, through the words of British-American journalist and broadcaster, Alastair Cooke (1908 – 2004).

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Early Years (1940s, 1950s and 1960s)

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke: The Early Years (1940s, 1950s and 1960s)

The assassinations of John F Kennedy and Bobby Kennedy through to Vietnam and America’s shame at the My Lai massacre. A fascinating social, cultural and political history of American life, through the words of British-American journalist and broadcaster, Alistair Cooke (1908 – 2004).

Let's Talk About Tech

Let's Talk About Tech

BBC Radio 5 live’s award winning gaming podcast, discussing the world of video games and games culture.

Little Mix The Search Podcast

Little Mix The Search Podcast

Join Megan Crabbe as she goes behind the scenes of The Search, and meet the next generation of aspiring pop stars hoping to make it big.

Laura Anderson's First

Laura Anderson's First

First takes a look at those life-changing moments that can shape our formative years. The ten-part series, hosted by Laura Anderson, will cover both challenging experiences such as grief and dealing with parents splitting up to the more irreverent ‘adulting fails'.

Leicester City Football Forum

Leicester City Football Forum

Latest news from the King Power Stadium including highlights from Monday night’s phone-in, in-depth interviews with Foxes’ stars and post-match reaction. From BBC Radio Leicester

Leicester Tigers Rugby Show

Leicester Tigers Rugby Show

Highlights of BBC Radio Leicester's Leicester Tigers coverage including a weekly post-match round-ups and analysis.

Life Hacks - Careers Toolkit

Life Hacks - Careers Toolkit

Vick Hope and Katie Thistleton bring you reassuring advice and guidance to help you navigate options for your career. They're joined by experts to help deal with your careers concerns; from first impressions to side hustles, job interviews to CVs.

Live Lounge Uncovered

Live Lounge Uncovered

Go behind the scenes as your favourite artists and bands break down how they make a hit song their own and prepare a cover for Radio 1’s Live Lounge. Presenter Abbie McCarthy visits acts to discuss their creative process as they experiment with modern classics ahead of their performance in the world’s most famous live music showcase. Episodes will be published when available after Live Lounge broadcasts.

Life and Death Row

Life and Death Row

Based on an episode from the new, second series of BBC Three's Life and Death Row, Greg James looks at the story of Daniel Lopez, convicted of killing a policeman during a high speed chase in Texas in 2009.

Love Letters from the Front

Love Letters from the Front

Drama series exploring World War I and the tragedies of war through the love letters of two young lovers

Learning English News Review

Learning English News Review

News Review shows you how to use the language from the latest news stories in your everyday English. Published every Tuesday by BBC Learning English.

Litir do Luchd-ionnsachaidh

Litir do Luchd-ionnsachaidh

Sreath de litrichean Gàidhlig a bheir taic do luchd-ionnsachaidh na cànain. Series of letters written in Gaelic to aid people learning the language.

Learning English for China

Learning English for China

提高英语听力水平,掌握纯正英式表达,了解英国社会和文化的方方面面。BBC英语教学播客频道播出丰富、专业、实用的英语学习节目。 Improve your English listening skills, learn useful phrases and find out about life in the UK. This weekly podcast contains some of the best audio from BBC Learning English.

Listen and Play

Listen and Play

Each programme includes familiar songs, rhymes, stories and sound discrimination games to develop children's phonological awareness and confidence with spoken language.

Listening Skills: Stimulus Sounds

Listening Skills: Stimulus Sounds

This collection of audio promotes listening skills for pre-school, Reception and Key Stage 1 children with fun sound discrimination games. Children are encouraged to listen carefully to identify sounds and to respond in a variety of ways, including both speech and movement. Refer to the Teacher's Notes guidance on using the content.