0615 Business news with Simon Jack, on Europe's largest hedge fund facing its critics.
0709 Steve Hewlett, of Radio 4's the Media Show, on the future of James Murdoch at News International
0712 Conservative MP Nigel Mills gives his view on the row over Heathrow airport's waiting times.
0716 Business news with Simon Jack
0718 Marine Le Pen of France's far right Front National party is to announce her voting intentions for the second round of the presidential elections. Chris Morris reports on the impact this will have on Sarkozy and Hollande's campaign.
0722 Can you compete under pressure? Andy Lane, professor of sports psychology at the University of Wolverhampton, on the online BBC test that aims to be the biggest ever study of the psychology of pressure.
Who is responsible for content on the internet? Claire Perry MP, chair of the Internet Porn Inquiry and Nicholas Lansman of the Internet Service Providers (ISP) Association, debate the ISP ban on file sharing website Pirate Bay.
0740 The paper review
Peter Bergen, national security correspondent of CNN, speaks to Jim Naughtie about his book, Manhunt, about the search for Osama Bin Laden.
0747 Thought for the Day with the Reverend Joel Edwards - International Director of Micah Challenge
0750 The BBC's Brian Taylor and Betsan Powys, and Prof John Curtice of Strathclyde University run round the course of the local elections held this Thursday.
Willie Walsh, head of international airlines group, and Immigration Minister Damian Green debate the controversy over the queues at Heathrow airport border control.
Part of John Peel's extensive record collection is being put online. Rebecca Jones reports.
0826 Sports news with Garry Richardson
Dr James Flanagan, the Breast Cancer Campaign scientific fellow at Imperial College, London, and Prof Nessa Carey, author of The Epigenetics Revolution, discuss the new research that has uncovered evidence that molecular changes in a gene can be associated with breast cancer risk.
0839 Do aid agencies really have a policy never to pay ransoms? The BBC's Mike Thomson has been investigating.
0842 Business news with Simon Jack
Potentially deadly caterpillars covered in thousands of poisonous hairs are invading Britain, according to the Daily Mail. Tony Kirkham, head of the arboretum at Kew Gardens, explains the risk.
0850 How well will Labour perform in the local elections? Mike Sergeant reports from Harlow in Essex, a Labour stronghold until 2008.