with the Saturday Show
Cheerful chat and a medley of music.
with Sounds of the 60s
LPs, EPs, 45s, the hits, the misses and more.
Steve Wright and friends help get the weekend off to a flying start.
1.00pm Laughter USA A series of nine programmes featuring
American comedians, with archive clips from films, TV and radio.
2: Mel Brooks. Brooks continues to talk about his life and career in comedy, and discusses the comedians who have inftuenced him. Including clips from Sid Caesar , Bob Hope , Jerry Lewis , Jackie Mason and many others including, of course, Mel Brooks himself.
A Rewind production
1.30 The News Huddlines
Join Roy Hudd ,
June Whitfield and Chris Emmett as the award-winning News Huddlines team tear a strip off the week's news. With music from Peter Moss and the Huddliners. The announcer is Richard Clegg. Repeated from Thursday
with New Country
A Smooth Operations production
Nanci Griffith becomes DJ for the day, choosing her own musical selections linked together with anecdotes and stories of the artists and songs, and also what the music has meant to her personally.
A Wizard Radio production
Performing in a concert recorded at the Mean
Fiddler in London, in February last year.
Introduced by Ed Stewart. Rpt
Denis Norden introduces more orchestral favourites.
In the studio, another ITMA special arrangement. With the BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by Robin Stapleton.
Musical advisor David Ades Rpt
Stephen Brooker conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra.
Leader Martin Loveday. With Mary Carewe and Michael Dore singing songs from Oliver, Cats, Evita,
Phantom of the Opera,
West Side Story, Sunset Boulevard and Les
Misérables. Introduced by John Marsh.
Given before an invited audience at the Hippodrome, Goiders Green. Producer Alan Boyd
with the Radio 2 Arts Programme
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought
With Canon Noel Vincent.
with the Sunday Show Including professional gardening advice from Fran Shall.