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All the best, and sometimes more questionable, bits from Scott's weekday afternoon show on BBC Radio 2. Including the Music Police, Birthday Game and anything else that makes the cut.

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London, United Kingdom

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BBC

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All the best, and sometimes more questionable, bits from Scott's weekday afternoon show on BBC Radio 2. Including the Music Police, Birthday Game and anything else that makes the cut.

Twitter:

@scott_mills

Language:

English

Contact:

03700 100 222


Episodes

Mystery shoppers, Natasha Bedingfield and Scott's got his tapes out...

2/23/2024
Scott will show you his old cassette tapes if you show him yours... what's he found in the loft now?! Natasha Bedingfield completes the Bedingfield duo on afternoons, or does she?! And she takes the 'Same Interview' challenge with questions from 20 years ago. Plus, your stories of mystery shopping and an annoying earworm goes rogue for the Music Police... DCI Mills is up against it with this one! Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:40:32

Rita's Rack and bonus Ella Henderson!

2/16/2024
Scott finds out if his CD has made it onto Rita's Rack in The Kabin. He's been trying to get on Coronation Street for ages! Radio 2's Jo Whiley's turned all Del Boy, but did she mean to post that?! And Ella Henderson takes Scott's vocal challenge, singing her lyrics to another song. Plus, some bonus bits that didn't make it on the radio! And Scott pays tribute to Steve Wright MBE, who passed away this week. Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:36:33

Watch out, the Potato Warden's about! Plus, Steps are here!

2/9/2024
Scott's on a mission to get some of SpudMan's world-famous jacket potatoes delivered to Broadcasting House... but you wouldn't believe the faff to get a spud into the BBC! Claire, Lisa, Faye, Lee and H are in the studio for an exclusive chat with Scott about the Steps musical. Baroness Karen Brady and Tim Campbell MBE from The Apprentice are in the studio with Scott to review your top life improving tips. But are there any that they'd hire? And Scott's learning to play the triangle with the BBC Concert Orchestra's Principal Percussionist, Alasdair Malloy. It's harder than it looks, you know! Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:48:30

Calum Scott, historic haircuts and Scott's fat fingers!

2/2/2024
There's birthday drama with Bobbie, Radio 2's regrettable haircuts of the past and Scott's had a wedding ring debacle. Singer-songwriter Calum Scott is in the studio with new music, almost 10 years after he shot to fame on Britain's Got Talent. Plus, Scott's chatting to man who's got the UK's first masters in pantomime! Oh no he hasn't... etc. Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:34:47

Daniel Bedingfield is back and plenty of horsing around!

1/26/2024
After 20 years, Daniel Bedingfield pops in to see Scott! But where's he been? And what's this about recording all his songs naked?! This week has been dedicated to all our horsey listeners. Scott's got plenty of equine entertainment, so why the long face? Baking champion Candice Brown is on the phone after a tragic accident being dubbed The Great British Break Off! Plus, the first ever Antiques Roadshow game and DCI Mills cracks another annoying earworm with the help of the Music Police. Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:40:45

Layton Williams, Teddy Swims and what is Jeremy Vine up to now?!

1/19/2024
Scott's chatting to Strictly finalist and actor Layton Williams. Plus he's trying to convince soccer loving singer Teddy Swims that he knows loads about football. It's been another big week of TV and Scott's found some fans of Gladiators and The Traitors. Including the fan who's watch thought they'd had a fall... they were just watching Claudia in her gloves. There's more Jeremy Vine fun and Scott's getting some help with his singing after the panto! And the Music Police have been tracking down a suspect song from the early-00s for Rob in Plymouth... but have we cracked another case? Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:37:12

Scott's panto song and bonus Jonathan Bailey!

1/12/2024
He's back from treading the boards, so it's only right that the nation hears Scott's solo song... thanks to Fairy Godmother Sam Bailey for turning evil and sending it in. Who knew there was an original cast recording?! Actor and heart-throb Jonathan Bailey talks Bridgerton and Bond, as well as real bum or stunt bum? Plus there's some bonus bits that you didn't hear on the radio... find out which superstar singer Jonathan embarrassed himself in front of. Also Sophie Ellis-Bextor on the return of 'Murder on the Dancefloor', theme tunes with words and turns out loads of people are scared of UK landmarks! Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:44:33

Rylan's in for Scott with Cher, Olly Alexander, Michelle McManus and more!

12/22/2023
It's a Christmas cracker of a podcast this week, with Rylan in for Scott and a feast of festive guests. Olly Alexander pops in, as he's announced as the UK representative at Eurovision 2024 in Sweden. There's more from Rylan's chat with Cher and she has a a couple of huge revelations. Plus, Michelle McManus is celebrating 20 years since she won Pop Idol and there's a Christmas KaRYoke with singing sensations The Overtones. Oh and there's a surprise call for Rylan... from someone close to his and Scott's hearts! Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:53:54

David Guetta tries his first mince pie and how well do know your Christmas carols?

12/15/2023
Scott's feeling festive with superstar DJ David Guetta trying his first mince pie and reviewing classic Christmas hits. Plus, do you know the words to some carols? Or are you just making them up? Singer and Broadway sensation Billy Porter gives Scott an acting lesson, as he's about to take to the stage for the first time! And Radio 2's King of the 80s, Gary Davies, plays the Birthday Game. But it turns out that there's one disgruntled listener who shares Gary's big day. Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:50:44

Sam Ryder sings Christmas... after a big night out!

12/8/2023
Getting baubles deep in Christmas with singing sensations Sam Ryder and Leona Lewis. Can Sam smash out a vocal even after a big night out? And Leona's celebrating a big anniversary! Bobbie's got a festive blockage and there's news from The GC on her Christmas tree. Plus, Scott's hearing about your kids that are a bit old before their time... whether they love Elvis, wear a waistcoat or do their homework on a typewriter. Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:37:11

Anneka Rice gets melted down and Natalie Cassidy's on!

12/1/2023
What happens when celebrity waxworks get melted down? Anneka Rice has got a pretty solid idea of where hers has gone to. Loads of chat about proposals and partners. Scott's found a new test to see how well your partner knows you, it's called 'The Orange Peel Theory'. Plus, Natalie Cassidy is in the studio as we kick off Christmas. Hear what happened when she interviewed the winner of RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 5 and she's celebrating 30 years of Sonia in EastEnders! Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:35:03

Alesha Dixon raps in her sleep!?

11/24/2023
Alesha Dixon is in the studio as she takes the Same Interview challenge. Scott shares an alarm clock hack that will change your life and has a few ideas for who might be this year’s Christmas Number 1. Plus, someone gets shushed by Her Majesty, Madonna. Hit subscribe to get Scott’s latest podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:38:54

Well done Vernon Kay!

11/17/2023
Vernon has completed his incredible Ultra Ultramarathon Challenge for BBC Children in Need. Powered only by his own two feet, Vernon Kay travelled 116 miles all the way from Victoria Park in Leicester - the site of Radio 2 In The Park – to the home of his beloved Bolton Wanderers, between Tuesday 14 and Friday 17 November. Visit bbc.co.uk/vernon to follow his journey and to find out how to donate. And for more behind the scenes action head to Radio 2’s Instagram & TikTok. Normal service resumes on the podcast next week, with Alesha Dixon!

Duration:00:02:17

Take That, Sam Ryder and a singing dog!

11/10/2023
Gary, Mark and Howard are in the studio, as we find out how well Take That know the work of Take That with the help of Gary Barlow... not that one. Scott turns on Christmas with the help of Sam Ryder and meets a singing dog called Jessie who loves ABBA. Will we see Jessie in the Radio 2 Piano Room anytime soon? Plus, grab your white slimline telephone with last number redial as superfans of Keeping Up Appearances William Hanson and Jonathan Vernon-Smith are in the studio to celebrate the hit 90s sitcom. Hit subscribe to get the Scott's new podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:44:30

Our naughtiest national treasure, Miriam Margolyes!

11/3/2023
The Scott Mills Weekly is back with more Miriam Margolyes than we could handle on the radio! She's got advice on life and love, reveals her guiltiest pleasures and talks trumps and radishes. Plus, Scott and Bobbie learn how to speak proper Norfolkian, thanks to listener Paul. What are the worst songs to have at your wedding? Scott needs your help to work out what he should avoid at his! Oh and the show gets rudely interrupted by the cast of 'Back To The Future: The Musical', ahead of their gala performance for BBC Children in Need. Hit subscribe to get the Scott's new podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:41:33

Rylan bought Britney a snake?!

10/27/2023
Welcome to the all new Scott Mills Weekly podcast! All the best (and some of the more questionable) bits of Scott's afternoon show on BBC Radio 2. This week, Rylan plays the Birthday Game after his Eurovision husband forgot that it was his birthday. Oops! And Ry reveals why he bought Britney actual Spears a snake?! Plus your parents' group chat drama, yellow pillow confessions and Dame Jo Whiley celebrates her 30th 'on the radio' birthday. Hit subscribe to get the Scott's new podcast every Friday, or listen live weekdays 2-4pm on BBC Radio 2.

Duration:00:29:32

The all new Scott Mills Weekly is coming!

10/26/2023
Scott's back with all the best, and more questionable, bits from weekday afternoons on BBC Radio 2... but now in a handy podcast dropping every Friday. It's the appropriately titled... Scott Mills Weekly! Coming soon to BBC Sounds and wherever you get your podcasts. Love you, hi x

Duration:00:01:23

Love You Bye!

8/25/2022
Live from 82 Mills, after more than 24 years, the world’s greatest radio show ever draws to a close.

Duration:01:05:05

The Last Ever…Bamboleo Wednesday

8/24/2022
Timmy Trendy, A.K.A. show legend Beccy is back! Also, the presenters taking over from Scott & Chris, Dean & Vicky grill the boys on Ask Me Anything and the longest but last Bamboleo Wednesday gets us over the hump.

Duration:00:53:15

The Last Ever…Innuendo Bingo!

8/23/2022
Scott and Chris take to the wet seat for the first time ever for the last Innuendo Bingo ever and the legend that is Mark “Chappers” Chapman returns to say farewell to his “little orange friend”.

Duration:00:46:37