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: Shaun Keaveny

Music and laughs.

: George Lamb

Guest Alex Hemingsley reviews the latest books.


Unknown: Guest Alex Hemingsley

: Nemone

: Steve Lamacq

New music.

: Marc Riley's Brain Surgery

Features, archive sessions and live music from 6 Music's Manchester studios.

: 6 Music Plays It Again

4/4. Classic Singles. Tony Viscont singles out six 45rpm hits for their lasting significance. He continues with the Rolling Stones' raunchy Brown Sugar. Recorded in late 1969 but not released until the spring of 1971, the single marked the band's return to the singles chart after a year and a half, reaching number one in the States and peaking here at number two. Even dirtier-sounding than its hit predecessor, Honky Tonk Woman, the sex-and-drugs track opened the LP Sticky Fingers and remains a staple in the Stones' ever expanding canon.


Unknown: Tony Viscont

: Gideon Coe

: Chris Hawkins

With archive live sessions.

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.

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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