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Beachy Head Radio's Schedule

How to listen

▶️ Play our audio stream at the times shown below.

You can listen on demand to some of our shows after first broadcast.

Times

Start times are for the UK. That's: GMT (UTC +0) from 30th October till 25th March; BST (UTC +1) from 26th March till 29th October.

Use this World Clock to compare UK time with your local timezone.

The Grid

Please note that the schedule is always subject to change – for the better!

(v) = vintage, but new to BHR. (r) = repeat. All other shows are new.

⚠️ = a show that may possibly contain stronger language than our usual output. In general, we endeavour to keep language content family-friendly but we cannot always ensure this.

26 February - 3 March

Start Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7:00 pm (UK)
  1. Tiny Red Dragons Radio #146: The Call of Memory
    Jazz from the 1950s and 1960s with the sounds of John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, Yusef Lateef, Sonny Stitt and more.
  2. Book Drop #127: A-sitting on a Gate
    A poem by Lewis Carroll.
  1. Cliff Notes #45
    Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.
  2. Funderground #12: Happy Talk
    A whole hour of just one song: 'Happy Talk'. Not a nightmare, but a dream come true! Versions by Patti LuPone, Jad Fair and Daniel Johnston, Sheila Francisco and many more. First heard on 6 January 2022. (r)
  3. EarthDate #357
    Discover the natural wonders of Earth.
  1. DJ Optional #3: Rapidwave
    You don't have to listen to DJ Optional. But it would be wise if you did. Anything might get mashed up or broken.
  2. Science and the Sea
    Marine science topics.
  3. The Jack Benny Program
    Classic comedy. (v)
  1. Planck Tone #70: "Vanishing Corridor" by The Creeping Man
    Chris Campbell aka The Creeping Man brings a mix of his solo and collaborative electronic music.
  2. The Story Lady
    A funny fable. (v)

4 - 10 March

Start Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7:00 pm (UK)
  1. Tiny Red Dragons Radio #15: (Onward) Christian Marclay
    An edition from January 2021, celebrating Christian Marclay's 66th birthday. Music from Christian Marclay, Elliott Sharp, Thurston Moore, Jim O'Rourke, Melvin Gibbs, Mary Halvorson, Vernon Reid, Kim Gordon & more. (r)
  2. Book Drop #128: Jabberwocky
    A poem by Lewis Carroll.
    Readings from literature.
  1. Cliff Notes
    Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.
  2. Funderground #13
    A wild ride through the underground of music. Tracks by Carnivorous Plants, Papa Razzi & the Photogs, Shooby Taylor and many more. First heard on 3 February 2022. (r)
  3. EarthDate #358
    Discover the natural wonders of Earth.
  1. Phantom Circuit: 309: Phantom Fingers
    The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. Tracks by Hawkestrel, Bridget Wishart & the Band of Doctors, Dick Hyman, Subduxtion and many more. First heard on 11 November 2020. (r)
  2. Science and the Sea
    Marine science topics.
  3. The Jack Benny Program
    Classic comedy. (v)
  1. Planck Tone #10 "MIX_02" by SEPL
    A second mix of ambient and experimental music by SEPL (French musician Thierry Arnal), with tracks by Natura Est, Cezary Gapik, Deffektegg and more. (v)
  2. The Story Lady
    A funny fable. (v)

12 - 18 February

Start Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7:00 pm (UK)
  1. Tiny Red Dragons Radio #147
    Adventures in the musical wilderness, from jazz to unknown realms of sound.
  2. Book Drop #129: Our House
    A poem by Compton Mackenzie.
  1. Cliff Notes
    Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.
  2. Funderground #10
    A wild ride through the underground of music. Tracks from Perry and Kingsley, Roger Whittaker, Magic From Space, Senior Coconut and many more. First heard on 12 November 2021. (r)
  3. EarthDate #355
    Discover the natural wonders of Earth.
  1. TBA
  2. Science and the Sea: Fish Teeth
    Marine science topics.
  3. The Jack Benny Program
    Classic comedy. (v)
  1. Planck Tone #11: "A Mahorka Mix" by Demetrio Cecchitelli
    A mix of tracks from the Mahorka label by Demetrio Cecchitelli. (v)
  2. The Story Lady
    A funny fable. (v)

18 - 24 March

Start Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7:00 pm (UK)
  1. Tiny Red Dragons Radio #16: Back & Forth
    Music by Steve Nolan, Mercurial, A Journey of Giraffes, Jacob Kirkegaard, King Britt and many more. (r)
  2. Book Drop #126: Tell All the Truth but Let It Slant
    A poem by Emily Dickinson.
  1. Cliff Notes #44
    Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.
  2. Funderground #11
    A wild ride through the underground of music. Tracks by Wing, Spike Milligan, Best Fwends, Hectic Head and many more. First heard on 9 December 2021. (⚠️, r)
  3. EarthDate #356
    Discover the natural wonders of Earth.
  1. Loud Hailers #10
    Themed Music
  2. Science and the Sea
    Marine science topics.
  3. The Jack Benny Program
    Classic comedy. (v)
  1. Planck Tone #12: Ivo Petrov
    A mix by Ivo Petrov, with ambient and experimental music by Oberlin, Quiet Clapping, Murco and many more. (v)
  2. The Story Lady
    A funny fable. (v)