The Saturday Show including at
7.45 Down to Earth with Alan Titchmarsh Producer DAVID BELLINGER
BBC Pebble Mill
Producer ALAN OWEN
Ten years ago, on 16 August, the idol of millions Elvis Aaron Presley collapsed and died.
To mark the anniversary Alvin Stardust, a life-long Presley fan, plays some of the many records made during the long career of the man they called the King of Rock and Roll.
Producer STUART HOBDAY BBC Bristol
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with Peter Clayton
Producer SANDRA BLACK
1.0 VHF/FM joins Radio 1
starring Ernie Wise with Janet Brown
Hugh Paddick and Jon Glover
Presented by Paul McDowell
Two teams, each captained by a sporting personality and each from one of the home countries, compete to find the Matchplay champions.
This week, Tessa Sanderson and Ron Atkinson lead teams from Adlington Cricket Club, Chorley, Lancashire and Bydales School, Marske, North Yorkshire.
Producer CAROUNE ELLIOT
The last of six musical conversations in which composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim talks to Sheridan Morley about his career in the American musical theatre.
Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN (R)
Bernie Clifton presents the touring general knowledge quiz from the Pavilion Theatre, Ilfracombe
Questions set by DAVID WILLIAMS Devised by DON davis Producer ANDY ALIFFE
7.30 VHF/FM rejoins Radio 2
The third programme in the BBC Concert Orchestra's tour of Hong Kong and the New
Territories comes from Tsuen Wan Town Hall.
BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Stanley Black (piano) led by MARTIN LOVEDAY , including music from The Countess in Hong Kong, The Sea Hawk,
Annie Get Your Gun, Raiders of the Lost Ark and the James Bond films.
Introduced by John Dunn and Frances Yip
Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN (In association with Yamaichi International, Europe, Ltd)
8.20-8.40* During the interval, John Dunn embarks upon a whistle-stop tour of the sights and sounds of Hong Kong. Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN
The Strings of the BBC Radio Orchestra are joined by their guest conductor,
Johnny Pearson at the piano Presented by Bill Rennells Producer Madeleine CUMING
'Can't control the quivering inside'
The best of British and American solo guests combine their talents with the Metropole Orchestra of Holland in this series of BBC/Dutch Radio co-productions, featuring among others this week
Georgie Fame , Sandra King ,
Lee Gibson , Norma Winstone ,
Al Cohn (tenor sax), Phil Woods (alto sax), Conte Candoli
(trumpet), Barry Harris (piano) Introduced by Sheila Tracy Producer ROBIN SEDGLEY
presents Nightride Producers PAM cox ROGER BOWMAN and GRAHAM BELCHERE