Saturday, February 28, 2009

LGBT related Radio and TV Programmes, 28th February - 6th March

We seek them out so you don't have to. This is our weekly non-exhaustive round up of upcoming LGBT programmes on the radio and television. Inclusion of a programme is not a recommendation.

Some of the radio programmes listed below can be listened to again via the Listen Again facility of the BBC's website while some of the television programmes will remain available also for a week on the BBC's iplayer.

Please also note that Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour contains a lot of relevant content and is generally LGBT friendly, but a lot of its output is not available to us before we put this on the site. For the latest Woman’s Hour stuff, subscribe to the programme's newsletter here.

Saturday 28th
BBC Radio 2 - 5pm: Paul Gambaccini. US hits
BBC Radio 4 - 12:30pm: News Quiz – Sandi Toksvig
BBC Radio 4 - The Talented Mr Ripley. first of a five-part season of Patricia Highsmith's novels about Mr Ripley
BBC Radio 4 - 4pm: Weekend Woman’s Hour. Highlights
BBC Radio 4 - 5.30pm: The Bottom Line. Evan Davis
6 Music - 12midnight: BBC Introducing. Tom Robinson

Sunday 1st
BBC Radio 2 - 1pm: Paul O’Grady. Show tunes and music.
BBC Radio 2 - 2.30: Dale Winton’s Pick of the Pops
BBC Radio 7 - 10pm: The News Quiz

Monday 2nd
BBC Radio 4 - 8.30 The Bottom Line.

Tuesday 3rd
BBC Radio 2 - 11.30pm: Carmen Miranda: The Lady with the Tutti Frutti Hat. Ruby Wax on Rio’s heroine
BBC Radio 4 - 4.30pm: A Good Read. features Dancer by Colum McCann
Friday 6th
BBC Radio 4 - 11am: Hairspray and Harmonies. Kit Hesketh-Harvey follows the fortunes of barber shop singers; female ones in this case
BBC Radio 4 - 6.30pm: The News Quiz. Sandi Toksvig presents.
6 Music - 7pm: Tom Robinson
BBC Radio 7 - 7pm: Round the Horne

Galaxy North East
Monday-Friday 4-7pm: James Barr

BBC Radio Manchester - 95.1 and online
Every Monday 8pm: The Gay Hour, Ashley Byrne and Andrew Edwards

BBC London - 94.9 and online
Sunday 9am-12noon: Lesley Joseph and Christopher Biggins
Monday РFriday 3-5pm: Danny Baker. With Amy Lam̩ or Baylen Leonard

Gaydar Radio - Brighton, London DAB and online 24/7

Manchester’s gaydio

FYI Radio (gay youth radio) - online (currently only podcast but soon to grow to a fully fledged station)


Entertainment and documentaries

Saturday 28th
BBC1 - 2.00am: Jonathan Ross. Rpt.
BBC2 - 9pm: QI XL
ITV1 - 9.25&10.55am: Dancing on Ice
ITV1 - 7.45pm: Ant & Dec Takeaway. Katy Perry
C4 - 
4pm: Celebrity Come Dine with Me. Omnibus
E4 - 9.00: 100 greatest TV Ads Graham norton
Living - 6pm & 12.30am: Will and Grace
Watch - 8pm: Dr Who
Watch - 9: Torchwood

Sunday 1st
BBC4 - 8pm: Sissinghusrt
ITV1 - 9.15: Dancing on Ice
E4 - 9.00pm: Desperate Housewives
Dave - 9pm: QI

Monday 2nd
BBC3 - 7pm: Dr Who. Followed by Dr Who Confidential
ITV1 - 6.55&9.15am: Dancing on Ice
C4 - 8.30am: Fraiser
C4 - 9am: Will and Grace
C4 - 5pm: Paul O’Grady
E4 - 9.00pm: Desperate Housewives
E4 - 11.00pm: Skins
Dave - 9pm: QI

Tuesday 3rd
BBC3 - 7pm: Dr Who. Followed by Dr Who Confidential
10.45pm: Torchwood
ITV1 - 6am: GMTV. Richard Arnold
C4 - 8.30am: Fraiser
C4 - 9am: Will and Grace
C4 - 5pm: Paul O’Grady
More4 - 9pm: Come dine with Me
More4 - 10pm: Jihad for Love - gay and lesbian muslims
E4 - 11pm: Shameless
E4 - 12.10am: Skins
Dave - 11.00: Graham Norton
Watch - 9pm: Torchwood

Wednesday 4th
BBC1 - 2.30am: Explore : Sex / Religion in Manila
BBC2 - 10pm: QI (rpt)
BBC3 - 10.00: Little Britain USA
ITV1 - 6am: GMTV. Richard Arnold
ITV1 - 10.00: Celebrity Juice
C4 - 9am: Will and Grace
C4 - 5pm: Paul O’Grady
C4 - 10.00: Desperate Housewives
C4 - 11.05: Shameless (rpt)
C4 - 2.10am: Spectacle : Elton john
More4 - 9.00: Celebrity Come dine with Me
five - 10.00pm: Thelma & Louise
Dave - 12.10pm: Graham Norton
Watch - 11.00pm: Little Britain

Thursday 5th
BBC2 - 10pm: Graham Norton Show
BBC HD - 11pm: Beautiful People
ITV1 - 6am: GMTV. Richard Arnold
C4 - 8.30am: Fraiser
C4 - 9am: Will and Grace
C4 - 5pm: Paul O’Grady
E4 - 10pm: Skins
More4 - 10pm: Brothers and Sisters
Dave - 11pm: QI
Living - 10pm: Grey’s Anatomy

Friday 6th
BBC1 - 9pm: QI
BBC1 - 10.35pm: Jonathan Ross – Annie Lennox
ITV1 - 6am: GMTV
C4 - 8.30am: Fraiser
C4 - 9.00am: Will & Grace
C4 - 5pm: Paul O’Grady

Films and drama
Saturday 28th
BBC4 - 10.00: Rebecca Alfred Hitchcock Daphne du Maurier
ITV1 - 9:00&10.35pm: Bourne Supremacy
five - 3.50pm: Wizard of Oz

Wednesday 4th
BBC4 - 10pm: The Yacoubian Building

Thursday 5th
Family - 8.00: Hairspray
Indie - 8.25: Notes on a Scandal

No comments: