with Dr Bill Dolman answering listeners' medical queries
plus at 3.00 Prime Time - a touch of nostalgia
including at 6.45 on MWonly
Sport and Classified Results
Robert Parker introduces his 26-part history of jazz, featuring original recordings in high-quality stereo sound. 19: The Harmful Little Armful: Thomas 'Fats' Waller
The irrepressible 'Fats' on piano, pipe organ and mouth!
Eight classic tracks from 1927-40. (A digital recording from Vintage
Productions of Sydney, Australia) (R)
John Gregory conducts the BBC Radio Orchestra led by MICHAEL TOMALIN
Vocal guest Angela Christian with the BBC Radio Strings conducted by Tony Harrison with classic tracks from star vocalists of popular music Producer RAY HARVEY
It's 25 years since the end of National Service and the return of millions of young men from two years of compulsory military training.
Private Michael Aspel of the King's Royal Rifle Corps flicks back the years to the National Service experience and recalls its joys and terrors, its humour and its discomforts, as remembered by a few of those who reported for duty all those years ago: ex-airman
Bob Monkhouse , Pay Corps Corporal Leslie Thomas , former Lance Bombardier John Junkin , and ex-RAF officer (ground crew) John Dunn.
Off-parade noises include the voices ofRSM Brittain
Private William Speakman , vc The Rt Hon Sir Anthony Eden Mary Stocks
Private Bill Flowers
Jean Metcalfe and many others. Devised and written by TERENCE PETTIGREW (REME) Producer HARRY THOMPSON
9.55 Sports Desk
10.00 VHF/FM joins Radio 1
While Jumping off the Roof More hits from shows that were misses!
Dick Vosburgh airs the songs that survived musical disasters. With the voices of Bob Sessions and Jennifer Piercey
Written by DICK VOSBURGH Producer ANDY ALIFFE
The comedy biography game in which Barry Cryer and Duggie Brown , along with guests Roy Hudd and Don Maclean , attempt to sort out who's who. Trying to keep order Roger Kitter
Biographies compiled and written by TONY HARE
Devised by ROGER KITTER Producer RICHARD EDIS
presents Round Midnight
12.00 VHF/FM rejoins Radio 2