Sits in for Sarah Kennedy today with the Dawn Patrol News, views and music, plus a review of what the morning's newspapers are saying.
News, travel, weather and the greatest hits of all time.
With the Rev Frank Topping.
Dedications and requests. Including at 10.00 Pick of the Hits.
Talking to the people who make the news. Plus legal questions answered.
A mix of music and chat, with listeners' views and comments.
Including the final of the Accumulator Quiz and regular travel updates.
John Dunn visits Orford
Ness, a shingle spit off the Suffolk Coast. John traces the extraordinary history of this unique piece of coastline and discusses the challenges faced by the National Trust, who now own the spit, in decontaminating the area and conserving its wildlife.
Richard Stilgoe conducts another edition of the offbeat musical quiz.
Written by Jeremy Pascal and Phil Swern
Recorded at the Hippodrome, Golders
Green, London. Michael
Reed conducts the BBC
Concert Orchestra, led by Cynthia Fleming , with guest singers Myrra Malmberg and James Graeme , with Geoff Eales (piano) and the Stephen Hill singers.
Introduced by Robin Boyle. Rpt
Jenny Agutter reads Daphne du Maurier's story.
4: Night falls and the pirates steal ashore on the Cornish coast.
A Sound Ideas production
Frank Renton introduces a session with the Norwegian band
Eikanger-Bjorsvik Musikklag , conducted by Ray Farr.
Radio 2 Arts Programme With the help of leading figures in the trumpet world including Guy Barker , Philip Jones , Crispian Steele -Perkins and Maynard Ferguson , John Wallace presents a special edition looking at the history of the trumpet as a solo instrument.
Featured artists include
Maurice Andre ,
Louis Armstrong ,
Wynton Marsalis , Chet Baker , Harry James and Dizzy Gillespie , with readings performed by Bill Paterson.
Producer Bob McDowell
with Jazz Notes
Music from the BBC Big Band, conducted by Bill Ashton , Cliff Hardie and Richard Niles.
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought With Jenny Nemko.
Rising with the lark to get the day off to an early start. A Unique Broadcasting production