With John Florance.
News, travel, weather and the greatest hits.
With the Rev Frank Topping.
Dedications and requests.
Talking to the people who make the news. Plus your legal questions answered.
A mix of music and chat, with listeners' views.
With two contestants on the general knowledge Accumulator Quiz.
Including the Mystery Voice competition.
The return of the series that presents archive quiz and panel games from radio's heyday.
This week, an edition of My Word, originally transmitted in 1960. Jack Longland introduces Frank Muir ,
E Arnot Robertson , Denis Norden and Nancy Spain . Producer Tony Shryane
from the De la Warr Pavilion,
Kenneth Alwyn conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, led by Martin Loveday , with guest singers Maryetta Midgley and Vernon Midgley , with Mark Ashford (guitar), the Radio 2 Young Musician 1994, and Luke Daniels (accordion), Radio 2 Young Tradition Winner 1992. Introduced by Robin Boyle.
At 8.20 during the interval, Michael Bevis investigates the history of the De la
Warr Pavilion - considered to be a masterpiece of 20th-century architecture when it was built 60 years ago. Producer Alan Boyd
Frank Renton reviews some of the latest CD releases from both brass and wind bands - Williams Fairey,
Black Dyke Mills , the Royal Northern College of Music, Chalk Farm Brighouse and Rastrick, and Britannia are all featured.
Radio 2 Arts Programme Live from the Broadway
Media Centre, Nottingham. This year Nottingham's annual Shots in the Dark crime and mystery festival is joined by the International Bouchercon Festival with its
1,000 delegates from around the world.
Alan Titchmarsh discusses crime writing and detective films with, among others, Walter Mosley ,
Sarah Dunant and Simon Brett , plus Shots in the Dark regulars Michael Eaton and John Harvey.
Producer David Corser
with Jazz Notes
Digby Fairweather returns to the show, which tonight includes music from the John Horler/Malcolm Creese Duo.
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought
With the Rev Stephen Oliver.
Rising with the lark to get the day off to an early start. A Unique Broadcasting production