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: Mo Dutta

And at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Buddhist nun Kelsang Machig.


Unknown: Kelsang MacHig.

: Sounds of the 60s

With Brian Matthew.


Unknown: Brian Matthew.

: Jonathan Ross

Music, banter and guests. Go to www.radiotimes.com today for guest details

: The Comedy HourJammin'

2/6. Panel show that combines comedy and rock 'n' roll, hosted by Rowland Rivron with pianist Richard Vranch and bass player Mitch Benn. Former T'Pau singer Carol Decker and Doon MacKichan provide improvised comedy.
1.30 Punt and Dennis: It's Been a Bad Week
8/10. Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis scour the week's news for the amusing misfortunes of others. Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Rowland Rivron
Pianist: Richard Vranch
Unknown: Mitch Benn.
Singer: Carol Decker
Singer: Doon MacKichan
Unknown: Steve Punt
Unknown: Hugh Dennis

: Dermot O'Leary

Sessions, guests and quizzes.

: Paul Gambaccini

With America's Greatest Hits.

: Mark Lamarr'sAlternative 60s

Rarely aired 60s recordings.

: Stuart Maconie's Critical List

Tips for a stereo collection, with a spotlight on Pink Floyd's concept double album The Wall (1979).

: One Nation under a Groove- the Story of George Clintonand P-Funk

Craig Charles profiles producer/ songwriter/singer and funk guru George Clinton , whose overlapping enterprises Parliament (formerly doo-wop quintet the Parliaments) and Funkadelic have influenced top R&B and hip-hop acts with their radical packages of drug-fuelled music, singular fashions and over-the-top onstage theatrics. The Clinton canon includes Tear the Roof off the Sucker (Give up the Funk) and One Nation under a Groove Part I.
Producer James Hale


Unknown: Craig Charles
Unknown: George Clinton
Producer: James Hale

: Bob Harris

: Helen Mayhew

Easy jazz, Latin and crossover music. And at 2.30 Pause for Thought with Buddhist nun Kelsang Machig.


Unknown: Kelsang MacHig.

: Mo Dutta

6.15 as 2.30

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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.

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