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: as 1.45pm

: as 2pm

: as 2.30pm

: The Little Toe Show

children's tales

: Westway

soap opera set in west London-omnibus

: Comedy Connections

Simon Brett explores the family tree of British comedy with a selection of connected specimens: Band Waggon (1939); Much Binding in the Marsh (1950); Beyond Our Ken (1958); Hancock's Half-Hour (1956); Paradise Street (1954)

: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show

comedy sketches and music from Middle America

: CHOICE The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde's satirical gem, starring Martin Clunes, Judi Dench and Michael Hordern

: The Little Toe Show

Kevin Duala with children's tales

: The Big Toe Radio Show

kids' magazine

: The Seventh Dimension - Duel

road thriller about an innocent motorist's deadly encounter with a persistently antagonistic oil tanker, written by Richard Matheson and famously adapted for the small screen by Steven Spielberg in 1971

: The Seventh Dimension - Slaughterhouse-Five

Kurt Vonnegut's war-time tale about an innocent abroad who stumbles into enemy hands (1/4)

: Westway

soap opera omnibus

: Boosh Night

a comedy marathon featuring six episodes of The Mighty Boosh, which takes place in a zoo. The show's creators are in the studio, along with stars Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding

: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show

comedy sketches and music from Middle America

: as 6pm

: as 6.30pm

: as 1pm

: as 2.30pm

: as 9am

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.

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