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: Sarah Kennedy

At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Lalitavira.

: Wake Up to Wogan

And at 9.15 Pause for Thought with Rabbi Pete Tobias.


Unknown: Rabbi Pete Tobias.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Steve Wright

: Chris Evans

: Bob Harris Country

Country, roots and Americana. PHONE [number removed] for details of music played this evening (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute)

: Paul Jones

Classic R&B and the cream of new blues releases. Plus a live session from British blues-rock quintet Storm Warning.
EMAIL: [text removed]
For details of music played ring the Radio 2 Information Line on [number removed] (landline calls cost no more than 8p per minute)

: Rockin' with Suzi O

8/10. Retro rocker Suzi Ouatro spins American rock 'n' roll gems of the 50s and early 60s. This edition showcases two hits written by John D Loudermilk :
Eddie Cochran 's 1957 US chart debut
Sittin'in the Balcony and Johnny Ferguson 's 1960 single Angela Jones. Johnny Maestro (of the Crests) recalls Johnny Ray 's 1951 US smash hit ballad Cry, and Suzi celebrates the 50th anniversary of Shirley and Lee's US R&B number one hit Let the Good Times Roll.
Suzi Ouatro answers One Final
Question: page 146


Unknown: Suzi Ouatro
Written By: John D Loudermilk
Written By: Eddie Cochran
Written By: Johnny Ferguson
Unknown: Angela Jones.
Unknown: Johnny Maestro
Unknown: Johnny Ray
Unknown: Suzi Ouatro

: It's Been a Bad Week

5/5. Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis with further absurd antics.
Repeated on Saturday at 1.30pm


Unknown: Steve Punt
Unknown: Hugh Dennis

: Mark Radcliffe

A special show broadcast live from the Shetland Isles, following yesterday's midsummer. Guests include
Roddy Woomble (of Idelwind), Scottish folk musician
John McCuskerand award-winning Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis.
Go to www.radiotimes.com for guest details


Unknown: Roddy Woomble
Musician: John McCuskerand
Singer: Julie Fowlis.

: Janice Long

Including at 130am Pause for Thought with Tim Turvey.


Unknown: Tim Turvey.

: Alex Lester

3.30 as 1.30

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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.

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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