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: Shaun Keaveny

Including a phone chat with a random listener.

: George Lamb

On-air chaos and top guests.

: Nemone

Florida indie band Black Kids join Nemone in the studio. Plus features and listeners' requests.

: Steve Lamacq

New music and interviews with emerging bands.

: Marc Riley

With a personal pick of new music and oldies, plus an archive John Peel session chosen by a listener.


Unknown: John Peel

: Gideon Coe

With live sets from the archive, featuring a John Peel session by Galaxie 500 and 2003 concert highlights featuring the Coral at Glastonbury.

: 6 Music Plays It Again

3/4. Anarchy in the UK. Original Sex Pistols bassist Glen Matlock tells the story of punk music, from its roots and origins with bands such as the MC5, the Faces and the Ramones through to the Clash, the Buzzcocks and the Sex Pistols.


Bassist: Glen Matlock

: Chris Hawkins

With archive live 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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