Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch

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20080406Michael steps into the slot vacated by Michael Parkinson. His first guest is Dame Judi Dench. Hilary Oliver has the entertainment guide and Michael Prescott goes through the papers.
20080413Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide and the Sunday papers.
20080420Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide and the Sunday papers.
20080427Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide and the Sunday papers.
20080504Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide and the Sunday papers.
20080511Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide and the Sunday papers.
20080518Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide and the Sunday papers.
20080525Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring the entertainment guide with Brian Sibley and the Sunday papers with Peter Riddell. The main guest is Dame Cleo Laine.
20080601"Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring the entertainment guide with Quentin Cooper and the Sunday papers with Michael Prescott. The guests are Donny and Marie Osmond."
20080601Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring the entertainment guide with Quentin Cooper and the Sunday papers with Michael Prescott. The guests are Donny and Marie Osmond.
20080608Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring the entertainment guide with Hilary Oliver and the Sunday papers with Peter Riddell. The main guest is Simon Russell Beale.
20080615Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring the entertainment guide with Gillian Reynolds and the Sunday papers with Eve Pollard. The main guest is Paul Carrack.
20080622Music and chat with Michael Ball and guest Petula Clark.
20080629Music and chat with Michael Ball and guest Pete Postlethwaite. Steve Richards goes through the papers while Quentin Cooper has the entertainment guide.
20080706Music and chat with Michael Ball and guest Ronnie Corbett. Steve Richards goes through the papers while Quentin Cooper has the entertainment guide.
20080713Michael is joined by special guest actor Kris Marshall. Michael Prescott reviews the papers, while Hilary Oliver has the entertainment guide.
20080720Michael is joined by mystery crime writer Jeffrey Deaver.
20080727Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring the entertainment guide with Angie Errigo and the Sunday papers with Steve Richards. The guest is lyricist Don Black.
20080803Music and chat with Michael Ball, featuring regular spots such as the entertainment guide with Brian Sibley, the papers with Peter Bradshaw and Elaine Stritch is the guest.
20080817Music and chat with Michael Ball, and guest Patricia Hodge. Hilary Oliver presents the entertainment guide, plus a look at the papers with Anne Leslie.
20080824Music and chat with Michael Ball. Including the entertainment guide and a look at the papers. Michael's main guest is Jane Asher.
20080831Music and chat with Michael Ball. Including the entertainment guide with Gillian Reynolds and a look at the papers with Michael Prescott. The main guest is actress Liz Smith.
20080907Music and chat with Michael Ball, plus guest Victor Spinetti. Including the entertainment guide with Hilary Oliver and a look at the papers with Peter Riddell.
20080928Music and chat with Michael Ball. Including the entertainment guide with and a look at the papers.
20081005Music and chat with Michael Ball, and his guest is Ray Mears. Including the entertainment guide with Andrew Collins and a look at the papers with Peter Riddell.
20081012Music and chat with Michael Ball, and his guest is predecessor Michael Parkinson. Including the entertainment guide with Hilary Oliver and a look at the papers with Eve Pollard.
20081019Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers with Michael Prescott, Michael's guest is Dawn French.
20081102Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers. The guest is Philip Glenister.
20081109Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.
20081116Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.
20081123 Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.
20081123Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.
20081130 Michael is joined by special guest Des O'Connor.
20081130 Michael is joined by special guest Des O'Connor.

Michael is joined by special guest Des O'Connor.

20081214
20081214Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers. Michael chats to skating stars Torvill & Dean.
20081221 Clive Anderson sits in for Michael Ball with music and chat. His guest is Des O'Connor.
20081221 Clive Anderson sits in for Michael Ball with music and chat. His guest is Des O'Connor.

Clive Anderson sits in for Michael Ball with music and chat. His guest is Des O'Connor.

20081228 Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers. With guest Tony Christie
20081228 Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers. With guest Tony Christie

Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers. With guest Tony Christie.

20090104 Music and chat with Clive Anderson, including guest Barry Cryer.
20090104 Music and chat with Clive Anderson, including guest Barry Cryer.

Music and chat with Clive Anderson, including a chat with Barry Cryer and a look at the papers.

20090111 Michael's special guest is actor Adrian Lester.
20090111 Michael's special guest is actor Adrian Lester.

Music and chat with Michael Ball. Plus the newspaper review with Gaby Hinsliff; the entertainment guide with writer and broadcaster Quentin Cooper and special guest Adrian Lester.

20090118
20090118Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.

Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.

20090125
20090125Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.

Music and chat with Michael Ball, including a look at the papers.

20090208
20090208Michael is joined by actress Bette Midler for more music and chat.

Michael is joined by actress Bette Midler for more music and chat.

20090215
20090215A blend of great music, special guests and reviews.

A blend of great music, special guests and reviews.

20090222
20090222Michael chats to West End star Elaine Paige. Plus Peter Riddell, of The Times, does the Newspaper Review and The Guardian's Peter Bradshaw provides the Entertainment Guide.

Michael chats to a fellow star of the West End stage, Elaine Paige.

20090301
20090301Michael talks to author Douglas Kennedy, who ran a theatre in Dublin before going on to write bestselling novels, including The Big Picture and The Pursuit of Happiness.

Michael talks to the best-selling author Douglas Kennedy.

20090308
20090308A blend of great music and reviews, with special guest Tom Jones.

A blend of great music and reviews, with special guest Tom Jones.

20090315
20090315Sir Tim Rice sits in for Michael Ball with a blend of great music and reviews.

Sir Tim Rice sits in for Michael Ball with a blend of great music and reviews.

20090322
20090322

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Michael chats to The Man From U.N.C.L.E, Robert Vaughn. With Times columnist Peter Riddel reviewing the newspapers and an entertainment guide from Andrew Collins.

Michael chats to The Man From U.N.C.L.E, Robert Vaughn.

20090329
20090329

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Michael Ball with a mix of music, reviews and guests.

Michael Ball with a mix of music, reviews and guests.

20090329Michael Ball with a mix of music, reviews and guests including actress Celia Imrie.

Michael Ball with a mix of music, reviews and guests including actress Celia Imrie.

20090405
20090405Michael Ball with a mix of music, reviews and guests.

Michael Ball with a mix of music, reviews and guests.

20090412
20090412Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with special guest Hayley Attwell plus a newspaper review from Steve Richards and a pick of the week's entertainment from Andrew Collins.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with great music and special guest, actress Hayley Attwell.

20090419
20090419

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Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with great music, a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, a look at the best of the week's entertainment with Angie Errigo and a special guest.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with great music and a newspaper review from Peter Riddell.

20090419Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with great music, a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, a look at the best of the week's entertainment with Angie Errigo and a special guest.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with great music and a newspaper review from Peter Riddell.

20090426
20090426Michael Ball brings his own special charm and warmth in his Sunday Brunch, the perfect accompaniment to a late Sunday morning. It kicks off with a newspaper review, in which a leading journalist comes to discuss what's in the papers. A listener chooses a Classic Album Track and comes on air to tell us why they chose it. Each week a different expert comes in to tell us what to look out for on TV and Radio, and what's best of the film and DVD releases. And, finally, Michael has a long chat with a special guest, who also chooses favourite tracks. All this and great music too....

Michael is joined by actor Martin Freeman.

20090503
20090503Michael Ball brings his own special charm and warmth in his Sunday Brunch, the perfect accompaniment to a late Sunday morning. It kicks off with a newspaper review, in which a leading journalist comes to discuss what's in the papers that day. We take a look at the pick of the week's entertainment, plus Michael welcomes Robert Lindsay into the studio for a chat. All this and great music too....

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with special guest Robert Lindsay.

20090510
20090510Eamonn Holmes steps in to present Sunday Brunch, while Michael Ball takes a break.

Gaby Hinsliff reviews the papers, Andrew Collins takes a look at the best of the week's entertainment and Eamonn welcomes actor Tom Conti into the studio for a chat. All this and great music too.

Eamonn Holmes sits in for Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch with guest Tom Conti.

20090517
20090517Michael Ball brings his own special charm and warmth to Sunday Brunch. This week's guest is actor Martin Shaw, whose TV career began in 1967 with Love On The Dole, includes international hit The Professionals, and more recently Judge John Deed and Inspector George Gently. His distinguished theatrical career includes a string of West End successes and a Tony nomination for his Broadway role in An Ideal Husband.

Elsewhere on the show, Steve Richards reviews the newspapers, Gillian Reynolds provides the entertainment guide, and another listener shares their Classic Album Track.

Michael Ball's guest is stage and TV actor Martin Shaw.

20090517Michael Ball brings his own special charm and warmth to Sunday Brunch. This week's guest is actor Martin Shaw, whose TV career began in 1967 with Love On The Dole, includes international hit The Professionals, and more recently Judge John Deed and Inspector George Gently. His distinguished theatrical career includes a string of West End successes and a Tony nomination for his Broadway role in An Ideal Husband.

Elsewhere on the show, Steve Richards reviews the newspapers, Gillian Reynolds provides the entertainment guide, and another listener shares their Classic Album Track.

Michael Ball's guest is stage and TV actor Martin Shaw.

20090524
20090524Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers from Peter Riddell, a guide to the week's entertainment from Hilary Oliver and special guest, comedian Rob Brydon.

Michael Ball is joined by special guest, comedian Rob Brydon.

20090524Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers from Peter Riddell, a guide to the week's entertainment from Hilary Oliver and special guest, comedian Rob Brydon.

Michael Ball is joined by special guest, comedian Rob Brydon

20090531
20090531Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers from Michael Prescott, a guide to the week's entertainment from Angie Errigo plus special guest Eddi Reader.

Michael is joined by special guest Eddi Reader.

20090531Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers from Michael Prescott, a guide to the week's entertainment from Angie Errigo plus special guest Eddi Reader.

Michael is joined by special guest Eddi Reader

20090607
20090607Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers from Eve Pollard, a guide through the best of the week's entertainment from Quentin Cooper and is joined by actress Pam Ferris.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, including special guest Pam Ferris.

20090607Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers from Eve Pollard, a guide through the best of the week's entertainment from Quentin Cooper and is joined by actress Pam Ferris.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, including special guest Pam Ferris

20090614
20090614Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Michael Prescott, a guide through the week's entertainment with Colin Paterson, and this week's special guest is the songwriting legend Neil Sedaka.

Michael Ball is joined by special guest Neil Sedaka.

20090614Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Michael Prescott, a guide through the week's entertainment with Colin Paterson, and this week's special guest is the songwriting legend Neil Sedaka.

Michael Ball is joined by special guest Neil Sedaka.

20090621
20090621Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers, a guide to the week's entertainment, and live music from special guest Kiki Dee.

With the newspaper review, the entertainment guide and live music from Kiki Dee.

20090621Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the day's papers, a guide to the week's entertainment, and live music from special guest Kiki Dee.

With the newspaper review, the entertainment guide and live music from Kiki Dee.

20090628
20090628Richard Madeley presents this week's Sunday Brunch with all the usual features: Peter Riddell reviews the Sunday newspapers and Quentin Cooper has the entertainment review.

Richard Madeley sits in for Michael Ball with music, newspaper and entertainment reviews.

20090628Richard Madeley presents this week's Sunday Brunch with all the usual features: Peter Riddell reviews the Sunday newspapers and Quentin Cooper has the entertainment review.

Richard Madeley sits in for Michael Ball with music, newspaper and entertainment reviews.

20090705
20090705Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch including a look at the Sunday papers with Eve Pollard and an entertainment review from Gillian Reynolds. This week's special guest is the British actor Dominic Cooper.

Michael's guest is the British actor Dominic Cooper.

20090705Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch including a look at the Sunday papers with Eve Pollard and an entertainment review from Gillian Reynolds. This week's special guest is the British actor Dominic Cooper.

Michael's guest is the British actor Dominic Cooper.

20090712
20090712Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, including a newspaper review from Michael Prescott, a look at the week's entertainment with Hilary Oliver and guest Sheila Hancock.

Michael's guest is Sheila Hancock.

20090712Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, including a newspaper review from Michael Prescott, a look at the week's entertainment with Hilary Oliver and guest Sheila Hancock.

Michael's guest is Sheila Hancock

20090719
20090719Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Steve Richards, a look at the week's entertainment with Quentin Cooper, and special guest Anita Harris.

Michael is joined by guest Anita Harris.

20090719Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Steve Richards, a look at the week's entertainment with Quentin Cooper, and special guest Anita Harris.

Michael is joined by guest Anita Harris

20090726
20090726Sir Tim Rice presents Sunday Brunch with all the usual features, including a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, a look at the week's entertainment with Andrew Collins, and guest Lynn Barber.

Sir Tim Rice sits in for Michael Ball with guest Lynn Barber.

20090726Sir Tim Rice presents Sunday Brunch with all the usual features, including a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, a look at the week's entertainment with Andrew Collins, and guest Lynn Barber.

Sir Tim Rice sits in for Michael Ball with guest Lynn Barber.

20090802
20090802

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with Gaby Hinsliff reviewing the papers, a look at the week's entertainment plus there's live music from Judie Tzuke.

Michael Ball is joined by guest Judie Tzuke for live music.

20090802Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with Gaby Hinsliff reviewing the papers, a look at the week's entertainment plus there's live music from Judie Tzuke.

Michael Ball is joined by guest Judie Tzuke for live music.

20090809
20090809Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with Simon Hoggart reviewing the papers, Gillian Reynolds providing the entertainment guide, and special guest Anita Dobson.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with guest Anita Dobson.

20090809Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with Simon Hoggart reviewing the papers, Gillian Reynolds providing the entertainment guide, and special guest Anita Dobson.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with guest Anita Dobson.

20090816
20090816Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with Peter Riddell reviewing the papers, Hilary Oliver guiding us through the week's entertainment and special guest Rick Astley.

Michael chats to Rick Astley.

20090816Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with Peter Riddell reviewing the papers, Hilary Oliver guiding us through the week's entertainment and special guest Rick Astley.

Michael chats to Rick Astley.

20090823
20090823Eamonn Holmes sits in for Michael Ball with special guest Sian Phillips. Simon Hoggart has the newspaper review and Quentin Cooper looks at the entertainment.

Eamonn Holmes sits in for Michael Ball with special guest Sian Phillips.

20090823Eamonn Holmes sits in for Michael Ball with special guest Sian Phillips.Simon Hoggart has the newspaper review and Quentin Cooper looks at the entertainment.

Eamonn Holmes sits in for Michael Ball with special guest Sian Phillips

20090830
20090830Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Paul Ross, entertainment guide from Gillian Reynolds plus special guest Michael Palin.

With a newspaper review, entertainment guide and guest Michael Palin.

20090906
20090906Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a review of the papers from Michael Prescott, a look at the week's entertainment with Angie Errigo and special guest, fellow Radio 2 presenter, Ken Bruce.

Michael's guest is his fellow Radio 2 presenter Ken Bruce.

20090913
20090913Michael Aspel presents Sunday Brunch with all the usual features. There's a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, Andrew Collins look at the entertainment, and this week's special guest is the actor Tim Piggot-Smith.

Michael Aspel sits in for Michael Ball with guest Tim Piggot-Smith.

20090913Michael Aspel presents Sunday Brunch with all the usual features. There's a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, Andrew Collins look at the entertainment, and this week's special guest is the actor Tim Piggot-Smith.

Michael Aspel sits in for Michael Ball with guest Tim Piggot-Smith.

20090920
20090920Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus special guest, June Whitfield.

With newspaper and entertainment reviews, plus special guest June Whitfield.

20090927
20090927Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus live music from Nicky Campbell and Mark Moraghan.

With guests Nicky Campbell and Mark Moraghan.

20091004
20091004Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus special guest, actor Anthony Head.

With newspaper and entertainment reviews, plus special guest Anthony Head.

20091004Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus special guest, actor Anthony Head.

With newspaper and entertainment reviews, plus special guest Anthony Head

20091011
20091011Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Peter Riddell, a look at the week's entertainment with Colin Paterson plus special guest Victoria Wood.

With newspaper and entertainment reviews, plus special guest Victoria Wood.

20091018
20091018Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Michael Prescott, a look at the week's entertainment with Angie Errigo plus special guest, actor Con O'Neill.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with actor Con O'Neill as his guest.

20091018Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with a newspaper review from Michael Prescott, a look at the week's entertainment with Angie Errigo plus special guest, actor Con O'Neill.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch with actor Con O'Neill as his guest.

20091025
20091025Michael presents his Sunday Brunch. Gaby Hinsliff has a look at the papers, Hilary Oliver guides us through the week's entertainment plus special guest, Gareth Malone.

Michael is joined by guest Gareth Malone.

20091101
20091101Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Steve Richards looks at the papers and Colin Paterson has a guide to the week's entertainment. Plus special guest Michael Feinstein.

Michael's special guest is Michael Feinstein.

20091101Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch.Steve Richards looks at the papers and Colin Paterson has a guide to the week's entertainment. Plus special guest Michael Feinstein.

Michael's special guest is Michael Feinstein

20091108
20091108Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Peter Riddell looks at the papers, Andrew Collins guides us through the week's entertainment plus special guest, comedian Alan Davies.

Michael Ball's guest is comedian Alan Davies.

20091108Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Peter Riddell looks at the papers, Andrew Collins guides us through the week's entertainment plus special guest, comedian Alan Davies.

Michael Ball's guest is comedian Alan Davies

20091115
20091115Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch - Michael Prescott reviews the papers, Angie Errigo picks the best of the week's entertainment plus special guest, Jonathan Pryce.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. His guest is Jonathan Pryce.

20091115Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch - Michael Prescott reviews the papers, Angie Errigo picks the best of the week's entertainment plus special guest, Jonathan Pryce.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. His guest is Jonathan Pryce.

20091122
20091122Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, Steve Richards reviews the newspapers, Quentin Cooper picks the best of the week's entertainment plus special guest, Roy Hudd.

Michael's guest is Roy Hudd.

20091122Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, Steve Richards reviews the newspapers, Quentin Cooper picks the best of the week's entertainment plus special guest, Roy Hudd.

Michael's guest is Roy Hudd

20091129
20091129Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, Gaby Hinsliff reviews the newspapers, Hilary Oliver picks the best of the week's entertainment plus special guest, Lesley Sharp.

Michael's guest is Lesley Sharp.

20091129Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch, Gaby Hinsliff reviews the newspapers, Hilary Oliver picks the best of the week's entertainment plus special guest, Lesley Sharp.

Michael's guest is Lesley Sharp

20091206
20091206Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus special guest Alison Moyet.

Michael is joined by guest Alison Moyet.

20091213
20091213Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. This week, Paul Ross takes a look at the papers, Quentin Cooper guides us through the week's entertainment, and the special guest is Phill Jupitus.

Michael Ball is joined by guest Phill Jupitus.

20091220
20091220Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus a special guest.

With newspaper and entertainment reviews plus a special guest.

20091227
20091227Richard Madeley presents Sunday Brunch. Gillian Reynolds reviews the papers and Angie Errigo takes a look at the week's entertainment plus a special guest.

Richard Madeley sits in for Michael Ball with Sunday Brunch.

20100103
20100103Richard Madeley presents Sunday Brunch, sitting in for Michael Ball. This week, Peter Riddell reviews the papers, Quentin Coopers looks at the week's entertainment and the special guest is Abi Titmuss.

Richard Madeley sits in for Michael Ball with guest Abi Titmuss.

20100103Richard Madeley presents Sunday Brunch, sitting in for Michael Ball. This week, Peter Riddell reviews the papers, Quentin Coopers looks at the week's entertainment and the special guest is Abi Titmuss.

Richard Madeley sits in for Michael Ball with guest Abi Titmuss.

20100110
20100110Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Eve Pollard takes a look at the papers, Angie Errigo has the entertainment guide plus special guest, comedian, Jason Manford.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with guest Jason Manford.

20100117
20100117Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with newspaper and entertainment reviews plus special guest.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch.

20100124
20100124Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Peter Riddell takes a look at the papers, Gillian Reynolds has the entertainment guide plus special guest Richard Briers.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with special guest Richard Briers.

20100124Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Peter Riddell takes a look at the papers, Gillian Reynolds has the entertainment guide plus special guest Richard Briers.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with special guest Richard Briers.

20100131
20100131Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Gaby Hinsliff takes a look at the papers, Quentin Cooper guides us through the entertainment plus special guest Dolly Parton.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with special guest Dolly Parton.

20100131Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch. Gaby Hinsliff takes a look at the papers, Quentin Cooper guides us through the entertainment plus special guest Dolly Parton.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with special guest Dolly Parton.

20100207
20100207Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch and its the last one for a few weeks - Peter Riddell looks at the papers and Hilary Oliver guides us through the week's entertainment plus special guest Cameron Mackintosh.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with special guest Cameron Mackintosh.

20100207Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch and its the last one for a few weeks - Peter Riddell looks at the papers and Hilary Oliver guides us through the week's entertainment plus special guest Cameron Mackintosh.

Michael Ball presents his Sunday Brunch with special guest Cameron Mackintosh.

20100509
20100509Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch makes a welcome return to weekends on Radio 2. This Sunday Michael goes north - he's live from Glasgow - as he reviews the newspapers with Iain Hepburn from the Daily Record and previews the best of the week's film, TV and radio entertainment with Hilary Oliver.

There's his special guest Les Dennis, plus Ball's Birthday Bonanza, the Classic Album Track, all the best music you could wish for, plus a surprise or two along the way. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch makes a welcome return to weekends on Radio 2.

20100516
20100516Award-winning lyricist Sir Tim Rice joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch, which is live from London this week.

Keep up-to-date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Birthday Bonanza, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live this weekend on Radio 2.

20100516Award-winning lyricist Sir Tim Rice joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch, which is live from London this week.

Keep up-to-date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, TV and radio entertainment.

There's Ball's Birthday Bonanza, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to.

So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live this weekend on Radio 2.

20100523
20100523Sunday Brunch with Michael Ball and guest.

Sunday Brunch with Michael Ball and guest.

20100530
20100530Actress Tamzin Outhwaite takes time out from wowing audiences in Sweet Charity and joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Birthday Bonanza, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Actress Tamzin Outhwaite joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London.

20100606
20100606Sunday Brunch with Michael Ball and guest.

Sunday Brunch with Michael Ball and guest.

20100829

Actor Peter Egan joins Richard Madeley for Sunday Brunch as he stands in for Michael Ball this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Richard reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than The Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Richard does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Richard Madeley.

Richard Madeley stands in for Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live this Sunday on Radio 2.

20100905

Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, DVD, TV and radio entertainment.

Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, DVD and TV.

20100905Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, DVD, TV and radio entertainment.

Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, DVD and TV.

20100912

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers with Carole Malone and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than The Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for.

And Michael's special guest this week is Priscilla Presley. Priscilla talks about her life with Elvis and her career as an actress, business woman and working mother.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live this Sunday on Radio 2.

20100919

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment with Jason Solomons. There's Ball's Better Than The Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. And actor Simon Russell Beale is Michael's special guest this week.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live this Sunday on Radio 2.

20100919

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment with Jason Solomons. There's Ball's Better Than The Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. And actor Simon Russell Beale is Michael's special guest this week.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live this Sunday on Radio 2.

20100926Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers with Paul Ross and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment with Hilary Oliver. There's Ball's Better Than The Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's film, DVD and TV.

20110123

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch makes a welcome return to Sunday mornings on Radio 2. This Sunday it's business as usual as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's his special guest, plus Ball's Better Than the Original, the Classic Album Track, all the best music you could wish for plus a surprise or two along the way. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball's Sunday Brunch makes a welcome return.

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Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch every Sunday morning on Radio 2. This Sunday it's business as usual as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's his special guest singer Tony Christie, plus Ball's Better Than the Original, the Classic Album Track, all the best music you could wish for plus a surprise or two along the way. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with his guest, singer Tony Christie.

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Actress Sophie Thompson joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than the Orginal, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with his guest, actress Sophie Thompson.

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Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Michael's special guest is actor James Fleet, who's best known for his roles in Four Weddings and The Vicar Of Dibley.

Keep up-to-date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news, as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's also Ball's Better Than The Original, the Classic Album Track, and all the best music you could wish for.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball is joined by actor James Fleet for Sunday Brunch.

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Bionic vet Noel Fitzpatrick joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with bionic vet Noel Fitzpatrick.

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Bionic vet Noel Fitzpatrick joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London.

Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment.

There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to.

So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with bionic vet Noel Fitzpatrick.

20110306

Join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch live from London. This week Michael's special guest is actress Sarah Lancashire. Plus keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than The Original, the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Join Michael Ball & his special guest actress Sarah Lancashire for Sunday Brunch.

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Join Michael Ball and his special guest for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with his special guest.

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Actress Sheridan Smith joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with his guest, actress Sheridan Smith.

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Musician Mike Rutherford joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with musician Mike Rutherford.

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The cast of Shrek - Nigel Harman, Nigel Lindsay, Amanda Holden and Richard Blackwood - join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London. Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for. Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball is joined by his special guests, the cast of Shrek.

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The cast of Shrek - Nigel Harman, Nigel Lindsay, Amanda Holden and Richard Blackwood - join Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch this week live from London.

Keep up to date with the latest in current affairs and showbiz news as Michael reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment.

There's Ball's Better Than the Original, plus the Classic Album Track and all the best music you could wish for.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to.

So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Michael Ball is joined by his special guests, the cast of Shrek.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch live from London.

With the newspaper review, entertainment guide, Classic Album Track and his special guest.

Michael Ball hosts a sunny-side-up Sunday Brunch with his special guest.

20110724

Join Michael Ball for a sunny side up Sunday Brunch live from London. With his special guests, plus the Newspaper Review and Classic Album Track.

Join Michael Ball for a sunny side up Sunday Brunch live from London.

20110724Join Michael Ball for a sunny side up Sunday Brunch live from London.

With his special guests, plus the Newspaper Review and Classic Album Track.

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Join Michael Ball for a sunny side up Sunday Brunch live from London. With his special guests, plus the Newspaper Review and Classic Album Track.

Join Michael Ball for a sunny side up Sunday Brunch live from London.

20110807

Fresh from her success in Blood Brothers, Olivier nominated Mel C joins Michael Ball for Sunday Brunch. Plus the newspaper review, the entertainment guide, Ball's Better Than The Original, the Classic Album Track and much more.

Michael does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Michael Ball.

Mel C is Michael Ball's special guest for Sunday Brunch this weekend.

Liza Tarbuck Sits In
Liza Tarbuck Sits In
Liza Tarbuck Sits In20110109Liza Tarbuck sits in for Michael Ball as his Sunday Brunch makes a welcome return to Sunday mornings on Radio 2. This Sunday it's business as usual as Liza reviews the newspapers and previews the best of the week's movie, DVD, TV and radio entertainment. There's her special guest, Baroness Floella Benjamin, plus Ball's Better Than the Original, the Classic Album Track, all the best music you could wish for plus a surprise or two along the way. Liza does all the hard work, so you don't have to. So sit back, relax and whether you like your eggs hard boiled, poached or sunny-side-up, make a Sunday Brunch date with Liza Tarbuck.

Liza Tarbuck sits in for Michael Ball as his Sunday Brunch returns to Sunday mornings.

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4 Extra Debut. Michael Ball talks to Richard Briers about his life and career, with music choices including Ethel Merman and the Beatles. From January 2010.
Richard Briers