with John Timpson and Brian Redhead
6.90, 7.90. 8.30 News Summary
6.45* Prayer for the Day
7.0, 8.0 Today's News
Read by CLIVE ROSLINE
7.20* Your Letters
7.25*, 8.25* Sport
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament
Patn Stops Play
Is that knee still hurting? Do sports injuries deserve special treatment? Should you try to run through your pain? Are some people injury prone? Do athletes demand too much of their bodies? Phone David lcke in the Birmingham studio with yoursportsinjury queries or to follow up last night's Radio 4 documentary, with Dr Noel O'Brien honorary doctor to the British Olympic Association; Bernard Thomas , physiotherapist to the England and Warwickshire cricket teams, and Mike Rawson , former 800 m European champion and now an experienced senior coach at the famous
Birmingham athletics club, Birchfield Harriers. Producers GWYN RICHARDS and JOCK GALLACHER BBC Birmingham
Lines open from 8.0 am
Cage Bird by JEREMY TIPTAFT
If you play the game of life strictly by the rules and always conform like Manners. it seems terribly unfair that a rebel like Benson can come along and turn everything topsy-turvy ... and maybe even getawaywithit!
Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON
A pane) game devised by TONY SHRYANE and EDWARD J MASON
Dilys Powell and Frank Muir challenge Antonia Fraser and Denis Norden
In the Chair Michael O'Donnell
Questions compiled by PETER MOORE
Producers TONY SHRYANE andpeteatkinIN
What Brothers Are For A classical comedy by STEVE GOOCH
It's a mess. Terry's in love with Sheila Martell. Dave and Brenda have failed to take precautions. Ray gets everything mixed up. and everyone'6 worried about Dad gettingout.
Directed by MICHAEL HEFFERNAN
I worked with the great Marie Lloyd-that was a feather in my cap — I was on her very last bill before she retired.
Ben Warris looks back on the great names-and bizarre happenings he's known in 60 years of show business.
Compiled and produced by HERBERT WILLIAMS
(First broadcast on Radio Wales)
Another chance to hear half anhour of head-thumping humourinthecompanyof Willie Rushton and guests
Gordon Clyde , Sally Grace , David Ttmson and Jan Waters
Everything you ever wanted to know about the office party but were afraid to remember. Written by GUY JENKIN BARRY BOWES. GEOFFREY ATKINSON , JOHN LANGDON and KEN ELLIS Producer ALAN NIXON
When Hunter Davies challenged Bookshelf listeners to produce a contemporary ghoststoryhundredsof spine-chillingtalesofthe supernatural poured in. A selection of some of the best is read in the first of two programmes.
A portrait of the composer who embodied in his music the sensuousnessandproud passion of the Spanish character, and of the humble, ascetic little man once described by Stravinsky as 'the most unpitying religious natureIhaveeverKnown" Written and presented by TRADER FAUIJtNER
Producer ARTHUR JOIINSON
News, views and information for people with a visual handicap.
Presenter Peter White Producer THENA HESHEL
Listeners can phone in queries and comments relating to the programme on [number removed],
6.30-10.0 pm. Handbooks of aidsandpublications,[address removed]
The fifth of six entertainments to help you beat the weather as David Barlow ,
Peter Christie , Miles Kington and Alan Maryon-Davis make the attempt to be reasonably together with their special guests
The East Side Torpedoes Producer
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
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.
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.