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: Sarah Kennedy

With the Dawn Patrol.
Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Michaela Youngson.


Unknown: Michaela Youngson.

: Johnnie Walker

And at 9.15 Pause for Thought with Faris Badawi.


Unknown: Faris Badawi.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Mark Radcliffe

: Chris Evans

: Bob Harris Country

Country, roots and Americana, with archive and modern recordings. 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 inspired and adventurous trance-blues specialist Otis Taylor. For details of music played ring the Radio 2 Information Line on [number removed] (landline calls cost no more than 8p per minute)

: Masters of Rock

2/6. A selection of classic, contemporary and obscure hard rock and metal tracks, presented by Bruce Dickinson. And listeners are invited to vote for the final track on the show. Dickinson's guest today is guitarist
Billy Gibbons of the American blues-rock trio ZZ Top, who discusses
30 years of ZZ Top, his new career as an author and the dangers of taking Texas to the people.


Presented By: Bruce Dickinson.
Guitarist: Billy Gibbons

: Radio Rivron

4/6. Musician and writer Rowland Rivron presents a light-hearted music show with unusual features and lively guests, who this week include perky-haired singer
Leo Sayer and actress Michelle Collins. Also, self-effacing, "failed" singer/ songwriter John Otway updates his CV for listeners. And there's a sideways glance at lyrics from
David Bowie 's less classic periods. Repeated on Saturday at 1.30pm


Unknown: Rowland Rivron
Singer: Leo Sayer
Unknown: Michelle Collins.
Songwriter: John Otway
Unknown: David Bowie

: Tom Robinson

With guest Mark Ellen.


Unknown: Mark Ellen.

: Janice Long

Featuring a session from former Idlewind singer Roddy Woomble. Including at 130am Pause for Thought with Andrew Graystone.


Singer: Roddy Woomble.
Unknown: Andrew Graystone.

: Alex Lester

330 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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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

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.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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