Wednesday 27 February
- BBC One
- 7.00 pm: The British Rock and Pop Awards From The Cafe Royal, London, Sue Lawley and Dave Lee Travis introduce a gala ceremony to present the Oscars of the British record industry to the performers and artists you have voted as your favourites of the past year.
- BBC Radio 1
- 7.00 pm The British Rock and Pop Awards Sue Lawley and Dave Lee Travis introduce the presentation of the 1979 British Rock and Pop Awards voted by Radio 1 listeners, Nationwide viewers and Daily Mirror readers. Commentary by Mike Read
See also British Rock & Pop Awards 1979-1981