• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: Dick Barton Strikes Back

starring Don Stannard as Dick Barton
Sebastian Cabot as Fouracada Dastardly foreign agents plan a 'take-over' of the world. But they have reckoned without Dick Barton special agent and his trusty assistant.
Snowey White .BRUCE WALKER Screenplay by AMBROSE GRAYSON Produced by ANTHONY HINDS , MAE MURRAY Directed by GODFREY GRAYSON
0 FILMS: page 25

Contributors

Unknown: Don Stannard
Unknown: Dick Barton
Unknown: Sebastian Cabot
Unknown: Fouracada Dastardly
Unknown: Dick Barton
Unknown: Snowey White
Play By: Ambrose Grayson
Produced By: Anthony Hinds
Directed By: Godfrey Grayson

: Edinburgh Military Tattoo 1987

Highlights from the floodlit Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle
Commentary for television Tom Fleming Director of music
LT COL M.G. LANE. Irish Guards Director of Army bagpipe music MAJOR J.M.ALLAN ,
Queen's Own Highlanders
Tattoo producer LT COL LESUE DOW , late the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Produced for TV by IAN CHRISTIE BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Fleming
Unknown: M.G. Lane.
Music: Major J.M.Allan
Producer: Lt Col Lesue Dow

: Vienna New Year's Day Concert

Vienna Philharmonic
Orchestra conducted by Claudio Abbado with the Vienna Boys Choir live from the Musikverein
Introduced by Richard Baker and featuring the dancers of the Vienna State Opera Johann Strauss (son)
Overture Die Fledermaus; New Pizzicato Polka; waltz Enjoy
Yourselves Verdi , arr Johann Strauss
(son) The Masked Ball Quadrille Johann Strauss (son) Two polkas: Tritsch-tratsch; Leichtes Blut sung by the VIENNA BOYS CHOIR Johann Strauss (son) I Embrace You waltz; perpetuum mobile
Josef Strauss A 'flying' polka plus the inevitable and traditional encores
Directed for ORF by HUGO KACH
A simultaneous broadcast with Radio 3. Viewers with stereo Radio 3 may wish to turn off TV sound and position their speakersoneithersideofthescreen, but a few feet away. Stereo headphones provide a suitable alternative.

Contributors

Conducted By: Claudio Abbado
Introduced By: Richard Baker
Unknown: Johann Strauss
Unknown: Yourselves Verdi
Unknown: Johann Strauss
Unknown: Johann Strauss
Unknown: Leichtes Blut
Unknown: Johann Strauss
Unknown: Josef Strauss

: Racing from Cheltenham

12.45 The Steel Plate Trial Hurdle Race (2m)
1.20 The Steel Plate and Sections Young 'Chasers Qualifier (Novices. 2m)
1.55 The Allied Steel
Handicap Steeplechase (4m)
2.30 The Allied Steel and Wire Handicap Hurdle Race (2m)
Introduced by JULIAN WILSON Commentators PETER
O'SULLEVAN, RICHARD PITMAN Guest expert BILL SMITH Interviewer
JONATHAN POWELL
Studio director VIVIEN KENT Producer FRED VINER

Contributors

Introduced By: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Richard Pitman
Unknown: Bill Smith
Interviewer: Jonathan Powell
Producer: Fred Viner

: Mister Roberts

starring Henry Fonda James Cagney William Powell
Jack Lemmon
As the war in the Pacific nears its end, Roberts, the cargo officer on a US supply ship, longs to see some action.
But all his applications for transfer to a fighting ship are turned down by his captain, a hard martinet hated by the entire crew.
Screenplay by FRANK NUGENT ,
JOSHUA LOGAN, based on the play by THOMAS HEGGEN , JOSHUA LOGAN
From the novel by THOMAS HEGGEN Produced by LELAND HAYWARD Directed by JOHN FORD and MERVYN LEROY
0 FILMS: page 25

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Fonda
Unknown: James Cagney
Unknown: William Powell
Unknown: Jack Lemmon
Unknown: Frank Nugent
Play By: Thomas Heggen
Play By: Joshua Logan
Novel By: Thomas Heggen
Produced By: Leland Hayward
Directed By: John Ford
Mister Roberts: Henry Fonda
Captain: James Cagney
Doc: William Powell
Ensign Pulver: Jack Lemmon
Lt Ann Girard: Betsy Palmer
CPP Dowdy: Ward Bond
Mannion: Phil Carey

: Showreel 87

Today the judges, Michael Apted , Bob Godfrey , Chris Menges , Angela Pope and Geoff Brown , announce the winners of the competition. Presented by Sue Robbie (e)

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Apted
Unknown: Bob Godfrey
Unknown: Chris Menges
Unknown: Angela Pope
Unknown: Geoff Brown
Presented By: Sue Robbie

: Ski Sunday Special

A festive double-bill featuring Alpine action from Austria and those dramatic high-fliers in West Germany.
The Men's Downhill from Schladming
Recharged after their
Christmas break, the snow i stars have gathered in the Enns valley for the third l round of their ten-race schedule. The Austrian team will be looking to maintain their impressive record here. DAVID VINE is once again looking on. Ski Jumping from Garmisch-Partenkirchen Part 2 of the annual Four Hills
Tournament on the 90 metre Olympic hill. The picturesque view of this Bavarian town will be the last thing on the minds of these 'bird men' as they launch themselves 100 metres and more, for what has become their traditional New
Year hangover cure.
RON PICKERING has wisely decided to head straight for the commentary box. Television presentation by ORF, Austria
ARD, West Germany
Producer GRAHAM FRY
Executive producer JIM RESIDE

Contributors

Unknown: Ron Pickering
Producer: Jim Reside

: Durrell's Ark

As a 9-year-old boy in Corfu, Gerald Durrell collected scorpions in a matchbox.
Some 50 years later he has converted his matchbox into a zoo that has become a breeding centre for endangered animals. Through his 30 books, translated into 30 languages, and countless television programmes, he has taken his audience all over the world, opening their eyes to the most vulnerable places and animals on our planet. With 1988 marking the 25th anniversary of the Jersey
Wildlife Preservation Trust
Durrell remembers two decades of filming and shows how his passionate concern for animals as a child remains the driving force in the Trust today. Producer PAUL LANG BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown: Gerald Durrell

: Mozart from Covent Garden: Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail

(The Escape from the Harem) conducted by Georg Solti Text after CHRISTOPH
FRIEDRICH BRETZNER
Freely adapted by GOTTLIEB STEPHANIE THE YOUNGER (sung in German with English subtitles)
The new production of Mozart's Singspiel - a romantic comedy for
New Year's Day recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
ROYAL OPERA CHORUS chorusmaster ROBIN STAPLETON Orchestra of the Royal Opera House led by HUGH MAGUIRE
7.30 Acts 1 and 2 9.10* Interval
An interview with Sir Georg Solti , who recently celebrated his 75th birthday.
9.15* Act 3
Producer ELIJAH MOSHINSKY
Scenery SIDNEY NOLAN and TIMOTHY O'BRIEN Costumes TIMOTHY O'BRIEN Lighting ROBERT BRYAN Television presentation: English subtitles by GILLIAN WIDDICOMBE
Sound GRAHAM HAINES
Lighting ALAN WOOLFORD
Assistant producer KRISS RUSMANIS Producer JOHN VERNON Introduced and directed by HUMPHREY BURTON
The return of a Turkish delight
DAILY TELEGRAPH
Elijah Moshinsky brings a fresh eye to the emotional situations TIMES With marvellous lightness of touch and an exquisite eye for its subtle textures, Solti conducts a performance of Mozart's youthful comedy-romance that taps not only the benign maturity of the score, but also its vibrant vitality DAILY MAIL The whole show looks very pretty indeed SPECTATOR (In association with the Howard Hotel and the Friends of Covent Garden)
A simultaneous broadcast with Radio 3. Viewers with stereo Radio 3 may wish to turn off TV sound and position their speakers on either side of the screen. but a few feet away. Stereo headphones provide a suitable alternative.
0 FEATURE: page 155

Contributors

Conducted By: Georg Solti
Unknown: Friedrich Bretzner
Adapted By: Gottlieb Stephanie
Unknown: Hugh Maguire
Unknown: Sir Georg Solti
Producer: Elijah Moshinsky
Unknown: Sidney Nolan
Producer: Kriss Rusmanis
Producer: John Vernon
Directed By: Humphrey Burton
Unknown: Elijah Moshinsky

: Screen Two

: The Flamingo Kid

I starring Matt Dillon
Hector Elizondo
Summer 1963: Jeffrey Willis is having the time of his young life.
Graduation is over and it's months before college starts. He's young, handsome and got his first job working at a swanky
Long Island beach club - a far cry from his crowded
Brooklyn home. Soon Jeffrey is seduced by the glamour and excitement. But life is not that easy.... This heart-warming film blends comedy and tears in its portrait of a young man's coming to terms with himself and his family.
Screenplay by GARRY MARSHALL Produced by MICHAEL PHILLIPS Directed by GARRY MARSHALL
(First showing on British television)
0 FILMS: page 25

Contributors

Unknown: Matt Dillon
Unknown: Hector Elizondo
Unknown: Jeffrey Willis
Unknown: Garry Marshall
Produced By: Michael Phillips
Directed By: Garry Marshall
Jeffrey Willis: Matt Dillon
Arthur Willis: Hector Elizondo
Ruth WilliS: Molly McCarthy
Nikki Willis: Martha Gehman
Phil Brody: Richard Crenna
Phillis Brody: Jessica Walter
Joyce Brody: Carole R Davis
Carla Samson: Janet Jones

: One Deadly Summer

(L 'ete meurtrier) starring
Isabelle Adjani
Alain Souchon Suzanne Flon
The South of France, a beautiful region that was the scene of a brutal rape 30 years ago. Three newcomers settle in a small Provencal village: a German woman, her crippled husband, and her daughter Eliane, a beautiful teenage girl who flaunts herself to the horror of the locals. But when a gentle garage mechanic falls in love with her, he little realises he is to be a pawn in a game of revenge and murder. Jean Becker's provocative and sensual drama won four
French academy awards.
Screenplay by SEBASTIEN JAPRISOT .based on his own novel
Produced by CHRISTINE BEYTOUT Directed byJEAN BECKER
(First showing on British television. A French film with English subtitles)

Contributors

Unknown: Isabelle Adjani
Unknown: Alain Souchon
Unknown: Suzanne Flon
Unknown: Sebastien Japrisot
Produced By: Christine Beytout
Directed By: Jean Becker
Eliane, 'Elle': Isabelle Adjani
Florimond, 'Pin Pon': Alain Souchon
Cognata: Suzanne Flon
Pin Pon's mother: Jenny Cleve
Gabriel: Michel Galabru
Mickey: Francois Cluzet
Boubou: Manuel Geun
Elaine's mother, 'Eva Braun': Maria MacHado
'Henry IV: Roger Carel

: Weather









About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website, and programmes to purchase.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel