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URSULA BLOOM, MOLLY WEIR , and KEVIN FITZGERALD tWriters Talking: DODIE SMITH talks to JOAN YORKE about her work as a dramatist and a novelist
God's Own Country: JAMES McNEISH reports on a return visit to his homeland, New Zealand, and introduces recordings from immigrants
Too Young at Fifty-nine: a report by JUNE GRIMBLE on an employment bureau for the over-sixties
Comic Strip Characterisation: film-maker JOSEPH LoSEY and actress MONICA VITTI strike out in a new direction. GORDON Gow talks to them
They Dared to be Doctors by MARY ST. JOHN FANCOURT
The second of six instalments


Introduced By: Pamela Creighton
Unknown: Molly Weir
Unknown: Kevin Fitzgerald
Talks: Dodie Smith
Unknown: Joan Yorke
Unknown: James McNeish
Unknown: Joseph Losey
Talks: Gordon Gow
Unknown: Flora Robson
Unknown: Mary St.
Unknown: John Fancourt

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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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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.

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