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Radio Active


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Britain's first National
Local Radio StaMon gets a great big EuroweJcome as it goes Eurowide to Germany, France and Italy for Its first-ever
Euroshow. Broadcasting to over 12 million Eurotiomes In unforgettable Eurosound
WithHelenAtkinson-Wood Angus Deayton Geoffrey Perkins Philip Pope and MichaelFenton-Slevens Written by GEOFFREY PERKINS and ANGUS DEAYTON with additional material by JON CANTER ,
Producer JAMIE RIX
(First broadcast on R4)


Unknown: Angus Deayton
Unknown: Geoffrey Perkins
Unknown: Philip Pope
Written By: Geoffrey Perkins
Written By: Angus Deayton
Unknown: Jon Canter
Unknown: Moray Hunter
Unknown: John Oocherty
Music By: Philip Pope
Music By: Steve Brown
Unknown: Keith McCulloch
Producer: Jamie Rix

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 Radio Active, BBC Radio 2, 22.00, 6 October 1983
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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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