Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Suhayl Singh.
And at 9.15 Pause for Thought with Rabbi YY Rubinstein.
Including Tracks of My Years, in which Noddy Holder picks - two a day - his ten favourite records.
Plus a week-long spotlight on the new album by Pink.
Sitting in for Steve Wright all week.
With The Best of Jazz.
Archive, rare and new recordings.
6/6. Radio 2 combines social commentary, sound effects and commissioned music in a series recalling the radio documentaries made for the BBC Home Service in 1958 by Ewan MacColl , Peggy Seeger and Charles Parker. The Ballad of the Big Ships The series winds down with stories from the men and women who worked in the shipyards of Tyne and Wear and the Clyde.
Featuring songs by Karine Polwart , Jex Lowe and John Tarns.
Helen Mayhew presents the BBC Big Band. Barry Forgie conducts.
A hip playlist of old and new rock and pop, with guest Count Arthur Strong (aka Steve Delaney ).
Featuring a live set from Welsh indie quintet the Crimea.
Including at 1.30am Pause for Thought with Geetha Maheshwaran.
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