Posts Tagged ‘Terry Wogan’

An Evening with Fred Hart (01/02/2016): Remembering Wogan

Icon Written by Fred Hart on February 2, 2016 – 00:27

Fred’s take on the week’s events plus an eclectic mix of music from his personal collection. A life long Radio 2 listener, Fred dedicates this week’s show to the presenter who sparked his love of radio: broadcasting legend Sir Terry Wogan.

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Terry Wogan: My First Radio Memory

Icon Written by Fred Hart on January 31, 2016 – 11:43

What terrible news we all woke up to this morning. The BBC Radio 2 broadcaster Sir Terry Wogan has died at the age of 77 following a short illness.

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New Format for the “Weekend Wogan” Programme

Icon Written by Fred Hart on April 12, 2011 – 21:32

This week, Terry Wogan, whose radio shows I have listened to regularly for the last 8 years, returned to BBC Radio 2 with a new series of Weekend Wogan.

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My Verdict on the Chris Evans Breakfast Show

Icon Written by Fred Hart on January 16, 2010 – 15:51

This week has been quite a massive one for radio – Paul Ross and Gaby Roslin started their new show on BBC London; Richard Bacon started his new show on 5 Live; and Simon Mayo started his new show on Radio 2.

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Preparing a Radio Show

Icon Written by Fred Hart on December 28, 2009 – 17:17

I often get asked why I prepare my radio shows in advance – choosing the music or pre-recording the interviews and writing the outline running order or basic script. The questions often come from people who don’t really understand how radio works.

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The Last Week of Waking with Wogan

Icon Written by Fred Hart on December 13, 2009 – 14:00

I write at the start of the last week of Radio 2‘s Wake Up to Wogan. Sir Terry will be leaving the breakfast show after the programme on Friday morning.

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Is Chris Evans the Right Man to Host BBC Radio 2’s Breakfast Show?

Icon Written by Fred Hart on October 10, 2009 – 18:18

It’s been over a month since Sir Terry Wogan announced he will soon be leaving BBC Radio 2‘s breakfast programme. The decision for Chris Evans to be his replacement has been very controversial… but I believe people are being very unfair here.

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Is Newsreading Really Easy?

Icon Written by Fred Hart on September 3, 2009 – 17:03

There’s an interesting question that forms today’s blog post, about the job of newsreaders. Exactly how easy is it? Its a question that Radio 2 presenter Terry Wogan thinks he can answer, and in fact has in his new book (which will be published on September 9).

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Five Minutes with… Sir Terry Wogan

Icon Written by Fred Hart on June 20, 2009 – 08:25

Celebrities and news-makers are grilled by Matthew Stadlen in exactley five minutes in a series for the BBC News website. This week, broadcaster Sir Terry Wogan talks to Matt about the banking chrisis and why he still loves doing his daily radio show.

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