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: The Inimitable Jeeves

as 2.30pm

: Round the Horne


: Dead Ringers

Christmas special from 2000

: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Sarah-Jane Holm stars in Lewis Carroll's children's tale (1/2)

: Matchmakers

Jo Morris meets hybrid rose specialist Amanda Beales (3/5)

: Westway

: The Benn Tapes

the 1992 general election (8/8)

: Round the Horne

1965 camp comedy

: Wireless Wise

radio quiz (6/6)

: People Come Here to Cry

light-hearted monologue by Char March, performed by Sue Johnston

: Flying the Flag

satirical comedy

: Our Brave Boys


: The Little Toe Show

with Kirsten O'Brien

: Radio Roots

a look at the early radio career of Eric Barker (5/6)

: Round the Horne

: Wireless Wise

as 12.30pm

: Dead Ringers

as 8.30am

: The Now Show


: The Boosh

surreal comedy with Noel Fielding

: Dave Podmore's Cricket Fix

comedy (4/4)

: The Benn Tapes

as 11.30am

: The Seventh Dimension

as 6pm

: Dead Ringers

as 8.30am

: The Now Show

: The Boosh

as 11pm

: Dave Podmore's Cricket Fix

as 11.30pm

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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