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Blue Peter Director/Producer of nearly 40 years Alex Leger joined Neil Ogden on the air at the weekend to talk about the show at the end of its 60th birthday week.

Alex first appeared on The Sound of Sunday in July last year after the death of former presenter John Noakes and was at the 60th birthday show broadcast from Salford on Tuesday.

Alex worked on nearly 700 Blue Peter films including that climb up Nelson’s Column and still keeps in touch with the show today – when current presenter Radzi Chinyanganya did his parachute jump last year, he wore an orange jumpsuit thanks to the advice received from Alex about how to film it.

Alex talked about his Blue Peter memories and behind the scenes gossip about the big birthday show which featured many of those who have been Blue Peter Presenters since the show started in 1958.

Alex follows other Blue Peter guests current editor Ewan Vinnicombe and Blue Peter legend Peter Purves as well as Mark Curry and Peter Duncan who have been heard on The Sound of Sunday over the last few months.  A compilation of all the interviews will be on HRB at Christmas.

 

 

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00:00

The Real Enjoyment of Jazz

Mike Winn
01:00

After Hours

Fred Setters

An hour of relaxing music

02:00

HRB Nightshift

Relaxing Music through the night

05:00

The Best of British Classical Music

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06:00

The Reel Music Show

Paul J Rose

Wake up with 2 hours of music from TV and films

08:00

The Vintage Years

Jim Simpson

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09:00

HRB Morning Mix

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10:00

The Classic Chart Show

Ray Oxley
11:00

HRB Classic Gold

12:00

Time After Time

Ken Anton
13:00

The Magic of the Musicals

13:30

Neil Ogden's Sound of Sunday Series 30

Music on Demand at the Weekend

including Superman 1940s Style

16:00

The Best of... Neil Diamond on his 80th birthday

Vernon Pearce
17:00

Vinyl Impressions

Martyn Brown

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18:00

Sunday Night 70s and 80s

Great music from 2 great decades
19:00

St Michael's Church Basingstoke

Sunday Service

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19:30

Reflections

20:00

The Sound of Country

Vernon Pearce

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21:00

Looking Back with Terry Firth

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22:00

The Chill Factor

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