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: Shaun Keaveny

: George Lamb

On-air chaos and mayhem interspersed with big-name guests, live bands and random silliness.

: Nemone

Guests, requests and Jason Solomons's review of the latest big-screen releases.

: Steve Lamacq

New music and guests.

: Marc Riley's Brain Surgery

Features, archive sessions and a live session from Cardiff-based folk-rocker Cate Le Bon.


Unknown: Cate Le Bon.

: 6 Music Plays It Again

4/6. Stubborn Kind of Fella - Remembering
Marvin Gaye. Smokey Robinson pays tribute to Motown and soul legend Marvin Gaye (1939-84). This edition looks at at Gaye's repertoire of sex-driven, soulful love songs, a specialisation that found its most charged expression in the 1973 album and single Let's Get It On.


Unknown: Marvin Gaye.
Unknown: Smokey Robinson
Unknown: Marvin Gaye

: Gideon Coe

With live sets from the archive.

: Chris Hawkins

With live archive sets.

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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