Says Good Morning Sunday. His special guest is the actor and singer Jimmy Nail.
With Radio 2 All-Time Greats.
Classics and curiosities.
A new four-part series in which Lionel Blair recalls the heyday of British ballroom dancing. It kept alive the quickstep, jive and rumba from the thirties to the sixties and, at its peak, was the launching pad for three out of four marriages. The series meets the original dance-floor enthusiasts as well as the musicians and bandleaders.
The import of American jazz after the First World War gave rise to a dance band craze all over Britain. A trip to Blackpool's Tower Ballroom triggers some key memories.
With the Cliff Adams Singers. (R)
Music, chat and letters. PHONE: [number removed]
WRITE TO: BBC Pebble Mill, Birmingham, B5 7QQ
With Melodies for You.
Featuring music from the National Youth Choir of Wales and the BBC
Radio 2 Choirgirl of 2000, Emily Gray. Presented by Roger Royle.
With Your Hundred Best Tunes.
The age of swing with music from the dance bands and big bands of Britain and America.
Easy-listening music, plus album reviews and Our Kind of Music.
Including at 1.30
Pause for Thought from Scotland.
At 3.30 Pause for Thought from Scotland.