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: Big Toe Books

: Submersion

drama by Elizabeth Buchan


Unknown: Elizabeth Buchan

: Winston in Europe

Tinniswood comedy (6/6)

: Radio Fun - the Story of Radio Comedy

the satire boom of the 1960s

: The Groucho Letters

the world of Groucho

: Listen to Les

: Earthsearch II - Flood

James Follett 's sci-fi thriller (2/10)


Unknown: James Follett

: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Martin Jarvis reads
Washington Irving's horror tale of two love rivals and a headless horseman (2/3)


Unknown: Martin Jarvis

: Listen to Les

: Grigorii Efimovich Rasputin - Almost the Truth

drama by Wally K Daly exploring the legend of Rasputin


Unknown: Wally K Daly

: Winston in Europe


: Armando lannucci's Charm Offensive

2005 comedy with Mark Steel


Unknown: Mark Steel

: Stand-Up on 7

with Barry Cryer and Ronnie Golden


Unknown: Barry Cryer
Unknown: Ronnie Golden

: as 6.30pm

: as Sam

: Submersion

: as 9.30am

: as 10.00pm

: as 10.30pm

: as 11pm

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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