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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.
4.00 Global Village 3: The Wired Society PETER GOODWIN examines how a phone and a computer put the world at your fingertips. (R)(e)
4.30 Education Matters on the Road SUSAN MARLING introduces discussions from schools around the United Kingdom. 3: Belfast Northern Ireland has a selective system of secondary education with testing at 11 plus - a relic of the past or a model for the future? This is one of the topics explored by teachers, administrators and parents who join PROFESSOR TED WRAGG and local experts at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution. Researcher BEATRICE RUBENS (e)
5.30 The Angry Decade Six programmes in which MICHAEL BARBER looks back to the new generation of writers who made such an impact in, and upon, the 1950s.
1: New Men, New Style The so-called 'Angry Young Men' - Amis, Wain, Osborne and others - muscled their way into an elitist literary scene that had hardly shifted its centre of gravity since the 1920s. Reader MARTIN JARVIS Producer GORDON HUTCHINGS (R) (e)


Unknown: Peter Goodwin
Unknown: Professor Ted Wragg
Unknown: Beatrice Rubens
Unknown: Michael Barber
Reader: Martin Jarvis
Producer: Gordon Hutchings

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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.

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