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: as 1pm

: as 1.45pm

: as 2pm

: as 2.30pm

: The Little Toe Show

Kevin Duala presents children's stories

: Westway

soap opera set in west London - omnibus

: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

starring Clive Merrison and Michael Williams

: Alan Bennett's The Last of the Sun

Alan Bennett introduces a monologue written for and starring Thora Hord in her last ever performance

: Peter Coke and the Paul Temple Affair

Michaela Saunders talks to Peter Coke, veteran voice of radio's dashing detective Paul Temple

: The Goon Show

(from 1954)

: The Goon Show

: Hancock's Half-Hour

vintage laughs

: Vongole

comedy starring Bill Nighy

: Red Star Belgrade

football drama set in a Nazi concentration camp

: Mad: Bad

bleakly comic tale with Bill Nighy and Anna Massey

: The Big Toe Radio Show

kids' magazine

: The Seventh Dimension: Mark Twain Stories

A Ghost Story: read by Kelsey Grammer

: Fear on Four: The Horn

introduced by Edward de Souza

: Westway

soap omnibus

: Dead Ringers - Archers Special

first aired in 2000

: Monday Night Stand-up

with Rowan Atkinson

: Eddie Izzard

adult stand-up, recorded at London's Shaftesbury Theatre

: as 6pm

: as 6.15pm

: as 6.45pm

: as 1pm

: as 1.30pm

: as 2.30pm

: as 9am

: as 9.45am

: as 10.30am

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.

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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