12:00am - 11:30am
Live from the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester till 11.02am: a marathon 24 hour monologue created by Neil Bartlett, inspired by 100 extraordinary peace workers. Readers include Esh Alladi, Adjoa Andoh, Mina Anwar, Richard Cant, Liz Carr, Sandra Cole, Derbhle Crotty, Kieran Cunningham, Tamzin Griffin, Carla Henry, Julie Hesmondhalgh, Cherylee Houston, Liz Hume Dawson, Chris Jack, Toby Jones, Wyllie Longmore, Kate O’Donnell, Alison Peebles, Steffan Rhodri, Guy Rhys, Miranda Richardson, Marlon Solomon, Maggie Steed, Sharma Walfall, Don Warrington, Yusra Warsama along with the many voices of members from Greater Manchester’s communities. Written and directed by Neil Bartlett. Produced by Thomas Carter Projects.
24 Hours of Peace is a new national artwork created and directed by Neil Bartlett OBE. Neil has travelled across the UK and beyond interviewing one hundred remarkable people to create this extraordinary piece of theatre. Throughout 2019 Neil met with and recorded the thoughts and reflections of a hundred incredible people, each of whom have responded to the questions - what is peace? what does it look like? and how are we going to get it? 24 Hours of Peace is a unique opportunity to listen to their truly inspiring stories.
11:30am - 12:00pm
Shorter, often time-critical one-off broadcasts. [Repeated Friday 3.30pm.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 2pm.] Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils (on alternate weeks) present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional musics from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. Today: marking the Royal British Legion’s 2019 Remembrance Day commemorations is Mark's story on why he is collecting for the Poppy Appeal. Plus musical tributes to our former and current servicemen and women and their families and who are all supported by the funds raised by each Poppy Appeal. Also, news from national pensioners’ charity Age UK, and on aiding older people to get on-line. First broadcast 4 November 2019. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly.
2:00pm - 2:30pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 3.30pm.] Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder. This week: What’s it like to be a carer? Where do you get support? Abs co-hosts with Making It Work ambassador Paige. Guests Paula and Willan from Carers4Carers answer these questions and share their stories, talents and music choices. Contact email@example.com.
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 3.30pm.] A discussion of art from the past and the present with Anna Gammans. This week: Figuratively Speaking. Anna takes a look at the use of the human figure as a vehicle in art before interviewing artists, performers and contemporary dance company, Igor and Moreno who are experts in the way we can use our bodies to tell stories. To view any images discussed or to get in touch visit facebook.com/theartthenandnowshow.
3:00pm - 5:00pm
[Repeated from Saturday 4.30pm.] Presented by Jonny Trunk, The OST Show is the only show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. Today's show brings you a heap of soundtrack and library music from around the globe – some exciting underwater vibes and a competition that may well get you slightly over stimulated. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
6:00pm - 6:15pm
Frank and moving interviews with some of the 100 peace-workers involved in ’24 Hours of Peace,’ Neil Bartlett's epic Remembrance Sunday act of witness to their work, which we broadcast live on 10 November 2019. Series produced by Eloise Whitmore, with music by Oliver Vibrans. For more information, visit: 24hoursofpeace.co.uk. [Repeated Wednesday 1pm.]
6:30pm - 7:00pm
A programme for the American community in Nunhead, south east London, presented by New York comic Lewis Schaffer and co-hosted by American economist Lisa Moyle, with musical accompaniment by The Relatives. Today's guest is Newcastle comic Raul Kohli, not related to Rahul Kohli, who is also a famous entertainer. Newcastle upon Tyne, not Newcastle upon Tyne, not the Newcastle under Lyme. Or any of the other Newcastles around the world. Visit http://www.lewisschaffer.co.uk/radio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 9.30am.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
An hour-long celebration of everything that's great about videogames. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury, the show features the latest news, reviews and gossip from the world of gaming, usually with a studio guest. You don't need to be a gaming expert to appreciate the show - One Life Left offers something for everyone, whether you are a hardcore League of Legends player or someone who's occasionally loaded up Candy Crush. Visit onelifeleft.com for more information. [Repeated Saturday 10am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine, broadcast on the second Monday of each month. This month: Morgan Quaintance on his feature, The Politics of Appeasement, in which he anatomises the problems raised by Kara Walker’s Tate Modern commission; George Vasey on his profile of Imran Perretta, a London-based artist whose work reveals the coercive role of images and hidden racial, social and economic biases of photographic and other technologies; Elisabetta Fabrizi on her review of Experimenta, the artists' moving image strand of the BFI London Film Festival. Hosted by Alexandra Hull. [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and poetry. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]