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: Shaun Keaveny

Music and laughs.

: George Lamb

With book reviews from Alexandra Hemingsley and a live set from St Albans band Friendly Fires, who have just released their debut album.


Unknown: Alexandra Hemingsley
Unknown: St Albans

: Nemone

Twins Kelley and Kim Deal (of the Breeders) look ahead to their gig at the weekend's Bestival Festival.


Unknown: Kim Deal

: Steve Lamacq

New music and guests.

: Marc Riley

New music and features.

: Gary Crowley

With archive sets by Cat Stevens (1970) and the Presidents of the United States of America (2008).

: 6 Music Plays It Again

1/8. The Stevie Wonder Story Stuart Grundy presents a profile of the R&B/soul/pop/jazz giant whose Motown repertoire includes Fingertips- Pt 2, Uptight (Everything's Alright), I Was Made to Love Her, For Once in My Life, My Cherie Amour and Superstition. The series, first broadcast in 1977, coincides with Wonder's current UK tour.


Unknown: Cherie Amour

: 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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