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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.
An Advent Sequence. Paul Guinery introduces a seasonal selection of music by British composers, including: Bingham 0 Magnum Mysterium BBC Symphony Chorus, conductor Stephen Jackson
Finzi Magnificat , Op 36 Choirof St John's College, Cambridge, conductor Chistopher Robinson , Christopher Whitton (organ) Leighton What Love Is This of Thine?
Michael Ball A Maide So Bright, Op 27 BBC Northern Singers, conductor Stephen Wilkinson
Rubbra Natum Maria Virgine, Op 136 Stephen Varcoe (baritone),
Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chorus, City of London Sinfonia, conductor Richard Hickox
Judith Bingham A Cold Spell BBC Northern Singers, conductor Stephen Wilkinson Bax Mater OraFilium
Finzi Singers, conductor Paul Spicer


Introduces: Paul Guinery
Conductor: Stephen Jackson
Conductor: Finzi Magnificat
Conductor: Chistopher Robinson
Conductor: Christopher Whitton
Unknown: Michael Ball
Conductor: Stephen Wilkinson
Baritone: Stephen Varcoe
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Conductor: Judith Bingham
Conductor: Stephen Wilkinson
Conductor: Bax Mater
Conductor: Paul Spicer

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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