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: Sarah Kennedy

Early-morning chat, a flip through today's newspapers and a sprinkling of easy-listening music. including at 6.20 Pause for Thought with Gaby Laing.


Unknown: Gaby Laing.

: Wake Up to Wogan

Terry Wogan presents two hours of his own special blend of music and chat. including at 9.15 Pause for Thought with Rabbi Julia Neuberger.


Unknown: Terry Wogan
Unknown: Julia Neuberger.

: Ken Bruce

Featuring throughout the week Tracks of My Years, in which studio wiz and Chic co-founder
Nile Rodgers (who produced discs for Diana Ross , Madonna,
David Bowie , Grace Jones , Duran Duran , Laurie Anderson and the B-52s) chooses - two a day - his ten favourite recordings. Plus a week-long spotlight on a newly released album. Producer Gary Bones
See also Thursday at 11pm


Unknown: Nile Rodgers
Unknown: Diana Ross
Unknown: David Bowie
Unknown: Grace Jones
Unknown: Duran Duran
Unknown: Laurie Anderson
Producer: Gary Bones

: Jeremy Vine

Topical phone-in show featuring people in the news. Producer Phil Jones
PHONE the Comment Line on [number removed] or the Question Line on [number removed] between 11.45am and 1.45pm
Go to www.radiotimes.com for guest details


Producer: Phil Jones

: Steve Wright

New and old music, with big-name studio guests and features.

: Chris Evans

With music, features, lively chat and interviews with famous people.

: Paul Jones

Classic R&B and the cream of new blues releases, featuring a live session from the New Jersey-based Dave Gross Band. Producer Paul Long
For details of music played ring the Radio 2 Information Line on [number removed] (landline calls cost no more than 8p per minute)

: Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie

Hip music interspersed with stimulating chat, live from the BBC's Manchester studio.

(Stuart Maconie on Detroit: p42)


DJ: Stuart Maconie
DJ: Mark Radcliffe

: Big Band Special

Another chance to hear the first part of a special concert edition of the programme showcasing Canadian crooner
Michael Buble , who performs with the BBC Big Band. The event was recorded last year at London's Shaftesbury Theatre. Producer Bob McDowall


Unknown: Michael Buble
Producer: Bob McDowall

: Humphrey Lyttelton

With The Best of Jazz.
Featuring the veteran broadcaster's personal pick of rarities, archive recordings and new releases from the jazz world.

: Music Club Weekly

New and old rock and pop presented by Simon Mayo , whose musical guests tonight include folk duo Kathryn Williams and Neil MacColl , and brooding cult figure Nick Cave. Producer Mark Simpson


Presented By: Simon Mayo
Unknown: Kathryn Williams
Unknown: Neil MacColl
Unknown: Nick Cave.
Producer: Mark Simpson

: Janice Long

Music and chat, with live studio sessions from the latest rock and pop acts from across the UK.
Including at 1.30 Pause for Thought with Juli Wills.


Unknown: Juli Wills.

: Alex Lester

3.30 as 1.30

About this project

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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