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But First This....


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starting with Bosscat
The Late TC (R)
9.25am Why Don't You....? (R)
10.00am News
Weather followed by Tom and Jerry
10.30am Playbus stops today at The Patch Stop at LlanuwchUyn, North Wales.
Storyteller William Thomas Story: Tomos yn mynd am dro by ALYS JONES
10.55am Five to Eleven with Jerome Willis
11.00am News
Weather followed by Popeye Double Bill
11.15am The 0 Zone
The environment-friendly music magazine with Andy Crane.
Today, news of Simon Bates 's Round the World Challenge.
11.25am Superman
Dagger Island
11.50am Bananaman
Alien Planet (R)


Unknown: William Thomas
Unknown: Alys Jones
Illustrated By: Jac Jones
Music: Jonathan Cohen
Producer: Anne Gobey
Unknown: Jerome Willis
Unknown: Andy Crane.
Unknown: Simon Bates
Patch's friend: Vanessa Amberleigh

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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.

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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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