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: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show

as 12 noon

: Uncle Mort's North Country

by Peter Tinniswood - omnibus (1-5/5)

: Evelyn Waugh Short Stories - Cruise

drama about a sailing woman who writes home about her exotic and romantic Mediterranean travels

: Doctor in the House

1968 comedy with Richard Briers and Geoffrey Sumner

: Fair Stood the Wind for France

HE Bates's tale of wartime daring and romance, starring Robert Glenister (1/3)

: In Conversation with... Galton and Simpson

Paul Jackson interviews writing duo Ray Galton and Alan Simpson

: How Tickled Am I?

Mark Radcliffe tells the story of comedian Frank Randle

: The New Improved Show with Ten Legs

1979 comedy with Eddie Braben

: The Little Sister

Raymond Chandler mystery

: Up the Garden Path

comedy with Imelda Staunton

: The Seventh Dimension - The Twilight Zone: Back There

Rod Serling time-travel sci-fi

: The Seventh Dimension - The Silent Vulcan

sci-fi by James Follett (6/8)

: How Tickled Am I?

as 11.30am

: The Michael Bentine Show


: The Little Sister

by Raymond Chandler

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.

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