TIME-HONOURED SMUGATHON in which Nigel Rees invites celeb guest panelists to guffaw at their own cleverness in recognising highbrow literary quotes
CELEBRATED spoof of local commercial radio's tendency towards miserly banality
'RELAXED' (ie still frighteningly academic and formal) light entertainment counterpart to Brain Of Britain
Superb verge-of-megastardom knockabout
LEGENDARY four-times-daily weather bulletin for marine types much beloved of the rest of the world for its muffled intonation of arcane terminology.
PEERLESS fifteen minute Wireless Wanderings with 'versatile singer/songwriter from Sheffield, South Yorkshire' John Shuttleworth
TEXTBOOK pseudo-alternative deconstructionist-intro-festooned ‘anarchic’ sketch show from the pens of Rob Grant and Doug Naylor, with joke-telling by Chris Barrie, Nick Maloney and...
SPORTSNIGHT-esque early morning magazine roundup of the week's events
CHAMELEONIC Monday morning discussion show
Macabre anthology sitcom from Week Ending mainstays Ian Brown and James Hendrie
Heavyweight early morning news droneathon
SUBLIME filling of the popular-cultural no-man's-land between Christmas Day and New Year's Day with a set of short but charming mini-documentaries on...
LONG-SERVING musical opener to the day's broadcasting
RACY sitcom antics with bedhopping chocolate-guzzling modern bachelorette Izzy
ONCE-UNSTOPPABLE weekly topical revue
IMPROV-HEAVY panel game whose legacy has far outweighed its paltry six-episode tally.
Sue Macgregor-fronted hotchpotch of examination of current affairs from a 'female' slant, interviews with arts and crafts-toting eccentrics, and fifteen-minute drama inserts
LONG-RUNNING consumer affairs roundup with a light touch