6.15 Pause for Thought with Jen Sutton.
with news, travel, weather, sport and the greatest hits of all time.
9.15 Pause for Thought with Canon Roger Royle.
with dedications and requests. Including at
10.00 an hour of gold with Pick of the Hits
talks to the people who make the news. Plus today: your legal questions answered.
prepares you for the weekend with music from
40 years of number one hits and at 2.30 the star guest interview.
Chris Stuart invites you to use your film knowledge to try and beat the telephone contestants.
Producer Barry Littlechild
from the Hippodrome, Golders Green.
Julian Bigg conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra led by Martin Loveday.
The Friday Night Singers are Christina Collier ,
Joan Savage and Richard Morris with the Stephen Hill
Singers. Introduced by Robin Boyle.
Producer Alan Boyd
... at the piano. ProducerJohn Langridge
Roy Newsome presents the Huddersfield-based Sellers
Engineering Band conducted by Phillip McCann and Norman Law.
From the West Country.
To mark the anniversary of the launching of Isambard Kingdom Brunel's steamship the SS Great Britain in July 1843, a new musical, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, celebrating the achievements of the Victorian engineer and inventor, is to open in Bristol. Tonight's programme airs some songs and talks to the composers, while Tim Rice considers the genre of the historico-musical.
Also, Haggis McLeod explores the Chinese traditions of juggling and acrobatics and talks to members of the troupe from the visiting Chinese State Circus. And musician
Julian Bream, who is now 60, looks back on a life wrestling with the frets.
with Jazz Notes
A look at this month's new releases.
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought with Steve Henshall.