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: Shaun Keaveny

Music and laughs.

: George Lamb

On-air chaos, guests, live bands.
Alexandra Hemingsley recommends a couple of new books.


Unknown: Alexandra Hemingsley

: Nemone

Guests, features and requests.

: Steve Lamacq

New music and guests.

: Marc Riley

: Gideon Coe

Archive live sets include Echo and the Bunnymen at the Liverpool Empire in 1988 and Reverend and the Makers at the 2007 BBC Electric Proms.

: 6 Music Plays It Again

1/2. 1 Wanna Be Adored - the Stone Roses Story A 1997 documentary in which Mary Anne Hobbs profiles Manchester rock band the Stone Roses, who in the late 1980s and early 90s spearheaded the city's indie, trippy rock-dance sound known as Madchester. The band's two-album output yielded the era-defining singles She Bangs the Drums, I
Wanna Be Adored, Made of Stone and Fool's Gold.


Unknown: Mary Anne Hobbs

: Chris Hawkins

Producer Broadcaster talks about his career.

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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