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Mark Radcliffe speaks to Simon Nicol and Dave Pegg about Fairport Convention's 50-year history on BBC Radio 2
Wednesday from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Arnold Bennett is celebrated on what would have been his 150th birthday on BBC Radio 4 Extra
Thursday from 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Jenny Éclair interviews Jimmy Carr in a repeat of a 2004 series: Comedy Club - Chain Reaction on BBC Radio 4 Extra
Friday from 11:30 pm - 12:00 am
Live music and interaction from Hull as live coverage is broadcast from the Big Weekend on BBC Radio 1
Saturday from 10:00 am - Sunday 1:00 am
Sunday from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday from 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The lunchtime concert is from the 2017 Hay Festival on BBC Radio 3
Tuesday from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Radio 1's Big Weekend - live from Hull on BBC Radio 1
May 27, 2017 from 10:00 am - 12:00 am
BBC Radio 1 broadcasts live from Burton Constable Hall, Hull, on the opening day of Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2017. The station’s annual live music event, and Europe’s largest free ticketed festival, will see some of the biggest and freshest UK and international acts entertain the crowds for a weekend of incredible live music.
A stellar line-up of artists, including headliner Katy Perry, as well as the likes of Biffy Clyro, Emeli Sandé, Galantis, Imagine Dragons, James Arthur and more, are all on Saturday’s bill and will perform across one of the event’s three stages - the Main Stage, Where it Begins Stage and BBC Introducing Stage.
The line-up is:
Biffy Clyro, Emeli Sande, Galantis, Imagine Dragons, James Arthur, Kasabian, Katy Perry, Lorde, Zara Larsson
Where It Begins stage
Haim, JP Cooper, Lana del Ray, London Grammar, Plan B, Rag'n'Bone Man, The Amazons, Two Door Cinema Cllub, You Me At Six
Radio 1 DJs will pair up to broadcast special shows live from the Hull event, bringing the inside scoop from the artists as they hit the Main Stage to perform. The presenters will take listeners on an access-all-areas tour of Big Weekend with live performances, musical highlights from the Main Stage and exclusive interviews with the artists on the day.
The radio broadcasts from the first day of Radio 1’s Big Weekend Hull 2017 are:
10am - Matt Edmondson & Adele Roberts
1pm - Alice Levine, Nick Grimshaw & Dev
4pm - Greg James, Charlie Sloth & Danny Howard
7pm - Scott Mills, Clara Amfo & MistaJam
10pm - Huw Stephens
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