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: as 11am

: Chambers


: Big Toe Books

kids' tales

: Radio Heads

another chance to hear six shows chosen by former BBC Head of Light Entertainment
David Hatch , who died in June: Just a Minute (1981);
The Next Programme Follows Almost Immediately
(1971); The Burkiss Way (1979); Doctor in the House (1968); Brothers in Law (1971); What Hoj Jeeves -
Stiff Upper Lip (1980)


Unknown: David Hatch

: CHOICE Kind Hearts and Coronets

Gilbert Travers-Thomas adaptation of the Ealing Studios murder comedy, starring
Harry Enfield , Michael Kitchen and Haydn Gwynne


Unknown: Gilbert Travers-Thomas
Unknown: Harry Enfield
Unknown: Michael Kitchen
Unknown: Haydn Gwynne

: The Men from the Ministry

1967 comedy

: CBeebies Radio on BBC 7

songs, rhymes and stories for younger listeners

: Vinyl Café

Canadian humour

: By the River, Fontainebleau

Stephen Gallagher 's horror tale about a painter's obsession with a potential model


Unknown: Stephen Gallagher

: Heroes - the Official Radio Show

Fans discuss the latest episode of the BBC 2-aired US cult fantasy Heroes.

: Vinyl Cafe

Canadian humour

: By the River, Fontainebleau

by Stephen Gallagher


Unknown: Stephen Gallagher

: as 6.30pm

: as 6.45pm

: as 12.00

: as 1.30pm

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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