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from the North of England Introduced by ELIZABETHEMERSON Northern Guest of the Week:
David STOREY , introduced by Brian Redhead
The Absconding Parent; by a deserted wife
Seventeenth Birthday: a North-country tribute to Woman's Hour
The Best Years of My Life: MARGARET PATON talks about her retirement
The Fruit Banquet: a seasonal reminder by MIRANDAROBERTS Rosemary for Remembrance: MARY CRAIG discusses the work of Sue Ryder with MATTHEW BYRNE
MARY WIMBUSH reads 'Maiden's Prayer' by JOAN FLEMING
Fourth of eight Instalments


Unknown: David Storey
Introduced By: Brian Redhead
Talks: Margaret Paton
Unknown: Mirandaroberts Rosemary
Unknown: Mary Craig
Unknown: Matthew Byrne
Unknown: Mary Wimbush
Unknown: Joan Fleming

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.

Feedback about WOMAN'S HOUR, Light Programme, 14.00, 7 October 1963
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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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