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Mon 22 Jul

5:00am
American Idols of the 80s! Top 30
Superstar hits from Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Madonna & James Brown. But whatever happened to Tiffany?

7:05am
We're Feelin' 80s All Over!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world

8:00am
ABC vs Spandau Ballet
45 minutes of action from 2 of the early 80s biggest acts - London's Spandau Ballet & Sheffield's ABC

8:35am
We're Feelin' 80s All Over!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world

9:00am
Simon Bates New Golden Hour
1981
Hits & Headlines from the year we said goodbye to The Muppet Show & Worzel Gummidge, Tom Baker said goodbye to Doctor Who and Britney & Beyonce were born

10:00am
Cartoon Capers! 80s Animated Vids
If you thought video effects started with digital in the 90s - just look at these! Pushing the boundaries to make amazing animations - and some puppets

Rating: 2
11:40am
Just Another Manic Monday!
Start the week feeling good and lookin' fine! We guarantee good time songs all day long - and only from the 80s

12:00pm
The UK Top 40 of the 80s
Radio 1 legend Bruno Brookes returns with a countdown of the 40 biggest singles of the decade. Including million-selling hits from Frankie, Wham! & Soft Cell

1:45pm
Just Another Manic Monday!
Start the week feeling good and lookin' fine! We guarantee good time songs all day long - and only from the 80s

2:00pm
Eurythmics: Reminisce!
Dave & Annie get back together to recall their tumultuous decade together in the 1980s - album by album & video by video. Expect anthems all the way

3:10pm
Less-Heard-Hits from A-List Stars!
Songs you may have forgotten from artists you'll certainly know! #NOW80s

4:00pm
Queen & Freddie! 1980-1989
60 minutes of classic hits from one of the biggest rock bands of all time - Queen! From Radio Gaga & Flash to Freddie's solo hits - every track is a classic,

5:00pm
Bruno's Forgotten Hits
Month by month Bruno Brookes plays 12 lesser known hits of 1980! Including Peter Gabriel, Diana Ross & Rose Royce, plus forgotten acts like New Musik & BA Robertson

6:00pm
Every Song From NOW 1-1983
NOW 3 featured plenty of smash hits, but also plenty of long forgotten songs from the likes of Blancmange, David Sylvian & The Art Company. Every video we could find is here

8:20pm
80s Movie Magic!
Popcorn at the ready, these are NOW's biggest songs from the movies. But don't forget to switch off those mobile phones

9:00pm
30 Movie Monsters with Pat Sharp
A classic decade of movie hits presented by Pat Sharp - and these are 30 of the best. Including Electric Dreams, Rocky, St Elmo's Fire and a bit of Dirty Dancing

11:30pm
80s Movie Magic!
Popcorn at the ready, these are NOW's biggest songs from the movies. But don't forget to switch off those mobile phones

12:00am
Mark Goodier's No.2s of 1980
60 minutes of back to back UK chart runners-up from 1989 - a year dominated by dance & Jason Donovan! With Mr Charts himself - Mark Goodier

1:00am
Paul Young's 25 Classic Covers!
Paul Young, who sung 1 or 2 himself, brings you 25 classic 80s hits that were all covers, including Whitney, Madness, Billy Idol & Simply Red. Some will really surprise you

3:05am
Less-Heard-Hits from A-List Stars!
Songs you may have forgotten from artists you'll certainly know! #NOW80s

5:00am
20 Silly Songs of the 80s!
The decade where George Michael rapped, Sheena Easton travelled by train & Harry Enfield became a musical genius! They're all here, along with Captain Kirk & some singing frogs

Tue 23 Jul

6:15am
Ad-Free
Breakfast Time!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day

8:00am
With Love From The Movies xx
Lush movie love songs with that extra dose of emotion. Warning: expect a bit of Phil Collins

8:50am
Ad-Free
Breakfast Time!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day

9:00am
Simon Bates New Golden Hour
60 minutes of hits & headlines from the year of the Mexican World Cup, Bobby Ewing's shower scene and Den & Angie's Xmas Day divorce

10:00am
The Best 1986 Party-Ever!
2 hours of the biggest party tunes - all from 1986. Including Robert Palmer, Janet Jackson, Whitney Houston Sinitta & Wham

12:00pm
Do Like To Be Beside the Seaside!
2 hours salty videos full of sea, sun & sand! Time to get On The Beach with NOW 80s

2:00pm
Favorite Singers with Nick Heyward
Mr Favourite Shirts is back on NOW 80s - this time he selects his Favourite Singers! Including some who influenced him the most such as David Byrne & XTC's Andy Partridge

4:45pm
Long Hot Summer!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world

5:00pm
Bruno's Forgotten Hits
1985
Month by month Bruno Brookes plays 12 lesser known hits of 1985! Including Billy Ocean & The Cure, plus forgotten acts like Strawberry Switchblade & The Colourfield

6:00pm
80s Boybands with Nathan Moore
Brother Beyond's lead singer Nathan Moore presents the 25 ultimate man-bands & boy-bands of the 80s! From The Jacksons & Johnny Hates Jazz to Bros & Big Fun

8:00pm
Tiffany's 20 Teen Pop Pin-Ups!
Who knows more about Teen Pin-Ups than one of the 80s' finest? The singer of 1987's biggest pop anthem selects 19 other hotties who shared our bedroom wall

9:45pm
Cheesy Pop Night!
A whole evening of the ultimate in 80s singalongs! #NOW80s

10:00pm
Tina v Cher!
Big hair, big voices, big videos & big songs! It's the battle of two 80s pop rock legends - Cher & Tina Turner

11:00pm
Queen & Freddie! 1980-1989
60 minutes of classic hits from one of the biggest rock bands of all time - Queen! From Radio Gaga & Flash to Freddie's solo hits - every track is a classic,

12:00am
Mark Goodier's No.2s of 1980
45 minutes of back to back UK chart runners-up from 1980 - including disco hits from The Whispers, Lipps Inc & Diana Ross. With Mr Charts himself - Mark Goodier

12:40am
Nothing But 80s Love Songs
From the decade that invented the power ballad - non-stop love songs, back to back

1:00am
Love God Ewen's 80s Power Ballads
Classic heartbreakers from Heart, Angry Anderson, Bon Jovi, Tina Turner & Bonnie Tyler. If it's emotion you're after, then The Lovegod will deliver

3:00am
Non-Stop 80s Number 1s!
A choice selection of the 191 singles that reached the top of the UK charts in the 1980s

5:00am
Did They Really Do That? Top 30
30 fabulously great, but awful, hits & videos - all with that certain cringe factor attached. Did they really do that? They certainly did

Wed 24 Jul

6:45am
We're Feelin' 80s All Over!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world

8:00am
Human League vs Adam Ant
60 minutes of action from 2 of the early 80s biggest acts - Human League and Adam Ant (sometimes with his Ants!)

8:45am
We're Feelin' 80s All Over!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world

9:00am
Simon Bates New Golden Hour
Hits & Headlines from the year that Tony Blackburn left Radio 1, Rentaghost left BBC1 & X-Factor stars Shayne Ward & Gareth Gates were born

10:00am
Do Like To Be Beside the Seaside!
2 hours salty videos full of sea, sun & sand! Time to get On The Beach with NOW 80s

12:00pm
Every Song From NOW 1-1983
NOW 3 featured plenty of smash hits, but also plenty of long forgotten songs from the likes of Blancmange, David Sylvian & The Art Company. Every video we could find is here

2:20pm
Less-Heard-Hits from A-List Stars!
Songs you may have forgotten from artists you'll certainly know! #NOW80s

3:00pm
Guilty Pleasures
Boys & Big Hair!
Known for their huge hits and their glorious manes - we present our collection of Big Haired Boys of the 1980s. Combs & mousse at the ready

Rating: 4.7
4:45pm
Bring Out The 80s!
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

5:00pm
Bruno's Forgotten Hits
1985
Month by month Bruno Brookes plays 12 lesser known hits of 1985! Including Billy Ocean & The Cure, plus forgotten acts like Strawberry Switchblade & The Colourfield

6:00pm
Timmy's Mallett's Brilliant 80s!
Loud shirts, foam mallet & 25 huge videos of the decade are ready to go as Timmy Mallett brings his Utterly Brilliant party to NOW 80s

8:10pm
80s Movie Magic!
Popcorn at the ready, these are NOW's biggest songs from the movies. But don't forget to switch off those mobile phones

9:00pm
Movie Monsters of the 80s
A classic decade of movie hits that have stood the test of time. From 'Into the Groove' to 'Take My Breath Away'

10:30pm
80s Movie Magic!
Popcorn at the ready, these are NOW's biggest songs from the movies. But don't forget to switch off those mobile phones

11:00pm
Elton John in the 80s!
All 9 of the Elton's top 10 hits from the 80s! Including Nikita, Passengers, Kiss The Bride & the live version of Candle in the Wind

11:45pm
Bring Out The 80s!
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

5:00am
Waking Up In The 80s!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day

Thu 25 Jul

8:00am
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

6:00pm
Bring Out The 80s!
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

7:00pm
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

4:00am
The 80s Are Best
Forget the Rest!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world!

5:00am
Waking Up In The 80s!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day

Fri 26 Jul

8:00am
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

6:00pm
Bring Out The 80s!
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

7:00pm
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

4:00am
The 80s Are Best
Forget the Rest!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world!

5:00am
Waking Up In The 80s!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day

Sat 27 Jul

8:00am
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

6:00pm
Bring Out The 80s!
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

7:00pm
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

4:00am
The 80s Are Best
Forget the Rest!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world!

5:00am
Waking Up In The 80s!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day

Sun 28 Jul

8:00am
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

6:00pm
Bring Out The 80s!
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

7:00pm
Hit After Hit After Hit
Your eighties party channel - 24/7. Expect synth pop, soft rock, leg warmers, lycra and lots of big hair! Classic pop that has stood the test of time

4:00am
The 80s Are Best
Forget the Rest!
All 80s - 24/7 - the feelgood pop decade where the Brits invaded the world!

5:00am
Waking Up In The 80s!
Nothing too bop for your snap, crackle & pop! This is our selection of the lighter side of the 80s, to ease you into the new day