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Thursday 27 Nov 2014

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Network Radio BBC Week 43
Highlights 23-29 October 2010

Grammy Award-winning vocalist and lyricist Robert Plant

BBC Radio 2's Electric Proms – Robert Plant

Thursday 28 and Friday 29 October on BBC RADIO 2

Robert Plant rocks the Roundhouse in London on Friday 29 October for this year's BBC Radio 2 Electric Proms – which kick off on Thursday 28 October with Sir Elton John and Leon Rusell

The Jason Byrne Show

Saturday 23 October on BBC RADIO 2

Irish comedian Jason Byrne examines the juicy subject of marriage in the third BBC Radio 2 series of his themed audience comedy show

Archive On 4 – Playing The Dane

Saturday 23 October on BBC RADIO 4

Actor Michael Sheen considers the rich archive of Hamlets from theatre, film and television

Aled Jones With Good Morning Sunday

Sunday 24 to Friday 29 October on BBC RADIO 2

Aled Jones opens Faith In The World Week by chatting to The Times journalist Matthew Syed – as programmes across BBC Radio 2 examine the impact of religion on culture and society

Private Passions

Sunday 24 October on BBC RADIO 3

Actor Ian McDiarmid tells Michael Berkeley about his favourite music – from Britten to Bernstein

Book Of The Week – The Fry Chronicles

Monday 25 to Friday 29 October on BBC RADIO 4

Steven Fry recounts his arrival at Cambridge, meeting Hugh Laurie and his first tentative steps into the media world

Beautiful Dreamers

Tuesday 26 October on BBC RADIO 4

Six gloriously improbable events are recounted by Toby Jones, Charlie Higson, Eleanor Bron, Simon McBurney and Kevin Eldon

Simon Mayo

Wednesday 27 October on BBC RADIO 2

Elvis Costello performs his cover of a great British-penned hit as part of the Great British Songbook Library

Performance On 3 – BBCSO 80th Birthday Concert

Wednesday 27 October on BBC RADIO 3

David Robertson conducts Wagner's Overture The Flying Dutchman and Stravinsky's Rite Of Spring at London's Barbican Hall

The League Of Gentlemen's Ghost Chase

Thursday 28 October on BBC RADIO 4

The League Of Gentlemen reunite for a real-life paranormal adventure; spending the night at The Ancient Ram Inn, one of Britain's most haunted houses

Scheduling information in Network Radio Programme Information is subject to change.

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