with the Early Show
News, views, and music, plus a review of the morning's newspapers.
with Sue Elkins.
with news, travel, weather and more of the greatest hits of all time.
with Canon Colin Semper.
with dedications and requests.
Including at 10.00 Pick of the Hits.
talks to the people who make the news.
prepares for the weekend with music from 40 years of No 1 hits and at 2.30 the star guest interview.
with the final of the general-knowledge Accumulator Quiz, and regular travel updates.
sitting in for John Dunn this week and next.
Richard Stilgoe presents the off-beat musical quiz that takes a tuneful meander through everything from pop to rock, jazz to classical.
Regular team captains Rod Argent and Nichola McAuliffe are joined this week by composer
Barrington Pheloung and Rebecca Front.
from the White
Rock Theatre in Hastings.
Kenneth Alwyn conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, led by Martin Loveday , with star singers
Maryetta Midgley , Joan Savage and Michael Dore with clarinettist Michael Pearce.
Introduced by Robin Boyle. At 8.20 Interval
John Marsh introduces the Classic Buskers with a selection of nautical and seafaring tunes. Producer Alan Boyd
Frank Renton presents the Marple Band, conducted by Gary Cutt.
with the Radio 2 Arts
Austin Mitchell visits South
Shields for a north-eastern edition of the show.
From the stage of the town's new Customs House
Arts Centre, he examines a literary tradition that stretches from the Venerable Bede to
He also finds out how
Bloodaxe Books emerged from a garage in Gateshead to become Britain's premier poetry publishers.
Producer Geoff Sargieson
with Jazz Notes
Featuring Canadian saxophonist Art Ellefson with his quartet, recorded at Ronnie Scott's Club in London.
with Night Ride
Music to take you into the early hours.
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought with Barry Overend.