CBC Radio


Network: CBC Radio

Broadcast Run: 1965

Broadcast Medium: Radio

A nightly program, eclectic in form and content, covering social issues, culture and the arts, geopolitics, history, biography, science and technology, and the humanities. Debuted in 1965.

The premiere broadcast of IDEAS (at first called The Best Ideas You’ll Hear Tonight) was on the CBC-FM network, amalgamating two former series titled University of the Air and The Learning Stage.

Hosts: Lister Sinclair; Paul Kennedy. Aired from 9 to 10 pm., Monday to Friday. Radio One.