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: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show

as 12 noon

: Uncle Mort's South Country

by Peter Tinniswood- omnibus of the second series (1-5/5)

: Evelyn Waugh Short Stories - On Guard

a young man buys his girlfriend a puppy for when he is abroad (2/2)

: Doctor at Large

1969 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 (3/3)

: In Conversation with... Nick Hancock

Paul Jackson interviews the comedian about his radio and TV successes

: How Tickled Am I?

Mark Radcliffe presents a profile of Les Dawson

: The Michael Bentine Show


: CHOICE One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

from the 1962 novel by Ken Kesey

: Up the Garden Path

third series of the comedy starring Imelda Staunton

: The Seventh Dimension - The Silent Vulcan

sci-fi by James Follett (8/8)

: How Tickled Am I?

as 11.30am

: The Michael Bentine Show


: Up the Garden Path

as 2.30pm

: The Seventh Dimension - The Twilight Zone

A Kind of Stopwatch

: The Seventh Dimension

as 6.40pm

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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