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: Sarah Kennedy

Including at 6.20 Pause for Thought with Thomas Godfrey-Faussett .


Unknown: Thomas Godfrey-Faussett

: Wake Up to Wogan

including at 9.15 Pause for Thought with the Rev Chris Morley.


Unknown: Chris Morley.

: Ken Bruce

Including Tracks of My Years, in which renowned producer and Chic co-founder Nile Rodgers chooses two more of his ten favourite recordings. See also Thursday at 11pm


Unknown: Nile Rodgers

: Jeremy Vine

Topical phone-in show.

: Steve Wright

: Chris Evans

Music, features and lively chat.

: Desmond Carrington

With The Music Goes Round.
Easy-listening golden oldies and new tunes from across a broad musical spectrum. This week's theme is linked duets.

: Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie

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

: Nigel Ogden

With The Organist Entertains. Popular organ recordings, including classics and standards. PHONE [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute) for details and information of organ clubs and societies. EMAIL: [address removed]

: Ken Colyer - He Knew

Singer/songwriter Billy Bragg traces the history of British rock and pop back to relatively unknown jazz trumpeter Ken Colyer (1928-88), who joined the Navy specifically to reach New Orleans, from where he returned to Britain inspired by the jazz of the American Deep South. A few years later the Colyer-influenced singer Lonnie Donegan (1931-2002) released the skiffle-pop recording Rock Island Line - a big 1956 chart hit that shook up the then staid British music scene and eventually paved the way for rock and pop giants Pete Townshend, Jimmy Page and Brian May , and folk star Martin Carthy. The programme features a skiffle duet by Billy Bragg and Richard Hawley , and contributions from Pete Townshend, Martin Carthy, Donegan's son Peter, Colyer's nephew Martin, author Pete Frame, Dixieland trombonist Chris Barber, skiffle veteran Chas McDevitt, drummer Colin Bowden, trumpeter Pat Halcox and bassist Bill Huntington. Producers Elizabeth Alker and Richard Mcllroy
Radio choices: pages 134-135


Songwriter: Billy Bragg
Unknown: Ken Colyer
Singer: Lonnie Donegan
Unknown: Pete Townshend
Unknown: Jimmy Page
Unknown: Brian May
Unknown: Martin Carthy.
Unknown: Billy Bragg
Unknown: Richard Hawley
Unknown: Pete Townshend
Unknown: Martin Carthy
Unknown: Chris Barber
Unknown: Chas McDevitt
Unknown: Colin Bowden
Unknown: Pat Halcox
Bassist: Bill Huntington.
Producers: Elizabeth Alker
Producers: Richard McLlroy

: Jason and Iyare's A-Z of Street Music

3/6. Urban music specialists Jason and Iyare introduce recordings by some of the biggest names on the scene.


Producer: Fiona Day

: Janice Long

A live set from Birmingham-based folk experimentalist Vijay Kishore. Including at 1.30 Pause for Thought with Juli Wills.


Unknown: Vijay Kishore.
Unknown: Juli Wills.

: 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.

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