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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by Bill Lyons.
"There ain't no Seventh Cavalry coming in to help you, Den. Why don't you start helping yourself?"
(Ceefax subtitles)


Writer/Story Editor: Bill Lyons
Devised by: Tony Holland
Devised by/Series Producer: Julia Smith
Series Designer: Keith Harris
Series Script Editor: John Maynard
Producer: Mike Gibbon
Director: Peter Edwards
Den: Leslie Grantham
Barnsey: John Hallam
Officer Crane: Raymond Trickitt
Officer Stone: Jeremy Young
Officer McLeish: Neil Daglish
Queenie: John Labanowski
Pat: Pam St. Clement
Frank: Mike Reid
Mo: Edna Dore
Ricky: Sid Owen
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Joanne: Pamela Salem
Mantel: Pavel Douglas
Rod: Christopher McHallem
Donna: Matilda Ziegler
Det Sgt West: Leonard Gregory
Miss Martin: Karen Archer
Brownlow: David Janes
Potter: Harry Jones
Wicksy: Nick Berry
Michelle: Susan Tully
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Duncan: David Gillespie
Mr Karim: Aftab Sachak
Carmel: Judith Jacob
Matthew: Steven Hartley
Junior: Aaron Carrington
Dr Legg: Leonard Fenton
Pete: Peter Dean

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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.

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.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

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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.

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