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: Sarah Kennedy

With the Dawn Patrol.
News, views and music, plus a review of the morning's papers. Including at 6.15
Pause for Thought.

: Sarah Kennedy

With the Dawn Patrol.
News, views and music, plus a review of the morning's newspapers, Including at 6.15 Pause for

: Wake Up to Wogan

Including at 9.15
Pause for Thought with the Rev Joel Edwards.
WRITE TO: Terry Wogan , BBC Radio 2, London, W1A 1AA FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: wogan@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Joel Edwards.
Unknown: Terry Wogan

: Alex Lester

Including at 9.15
Pause for Thought with the Rev
Canon Roger Royle from Bethlehem.


Unknown: Canon Roger Royle

: Ken Bruce

The best music and morning entertainment, includingthePop
Master Quiz and the Headline Hunt.
E-MAIL: [address removed]
FAX: [number removed]

: Richard Allinson

A morning of great music, the Headline Hunt, the Pop Master quiz and a chance for someone to say sorry. E-MAIL: ken.bruce@bbc.co.uk
FAX: [number removed]

: Jimmy Young

Talking to the people who make the news.
PHONE the Comment Line on [number removed] orthe Question Line on [number removed] between
11.45am and 1.45pm

: Songs of the Century with Paul Gambaccini

Featuring the Top 30 songs compiled from a combination of listeners' votes, a panel of songwriters and experts, and sales statistics.
(Revised repeat)


DJ: Paul Gambaccini
Producer: Kevin Howlett

: Steve Wright in the Afternoon

New and classic music and a chance to test your knowledge in the Big Quiz. Plus astrological forecasts from Jonathan Cainer.

: Dale Winton

: Johnnie Walker

Including news, views, music, the Mystery Voice Competition, sport and regulartravel updates.
E-MAIL: jw@bbc.co.uk

: Johnnie Walker

News, views, music, the Mystery Voice
Competition, sport and regulartravel updates. E-MAIL: jw@bbc.co.uk

: Friday Night IsMillennium Night

From the Alexandra
Palace, London. Featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Robin Stapleton , with the BBC Big Band conducted by Barry Forgie , in a musical extravaganza. Producer Alan Boyd


Conducted By: Robin Stapleton
Conducted By: Barry Forgie
Producer: Alan Boyd

: Humphrey Lyttelton

With the Best of Jazz.

: Big Band Special

Sheila Tracy presents the BBC Big Band conducted by Barry Forgie.


Unknown: Sheila Tracy
Conducted By: Barry Forgie.

: Kings of Swing

Russell Davies another programme celebrating the big band era through the words and music of the stars who made it.


Unknown: Russell Davies

: Millennium Pick of the Pops

Alan Freeman selects his 20 favourite tracks from the last five decades.


DJ: Alan Freeman
Producer: Phil Swern

: Mark Lamarr: Shake,Rattle and Roll

The rock'n'roll show.
Tonight Lamarr plays tracks including Rockin' Pneumonia, Satellite Fever, My Nerves, The Itch and Shake Baby, Shake. E-MAIL: mark.lamarr.radio2@bbc.co.uk
For details of music played contact the Information Line on [number removed]

: Richard Allinson

With late-night music and conversation.

: Ken Bruce

Live from the North West Highland village of Plockton. Featuring reports on millennium events all over the UK, and from 11.40 Roger Royle broadcasting live from Manger Square in Bethlehem, reflecting on the midnight celebrations there. He is joined by the Bishop of Jerusalem- Bishop Riah Abu El- Assal - and there are New Year messages from Professor Edward Said, the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Hannan Ashrawi and Shimon Peres.
Producer Gary Bones and Mark Simpson


Unknown: Roger Royle
Unknown: Professor Edward Said
Unknown: Hannan Ashrawi
Unknown: Shimon Peres.
Producer: Gary Bones
Producer: Mark Simpson

: Katrina Leskanich

Including at 1.30
Pause for Thought with Dharmachari Guhyapati.


Unknown: DharmacHari Guhyapati.

: Ed Stewart

Including at 2.30
Pause for Thought.

: Alex Lester

Including at 3.30
Pause for Thought.

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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