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: Big Toe Books

: The Comedy Controller

Jeremy Hardy presents his favourite radio comedy shows. The selection consists of episodes of Round the Horne (1965); Linda Smith's Brief History of Timewasting
(2001); I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again (1973); Hancock's Half Hour (1958); Armando Iannucci's Charm Offensive (2005) and I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (1999).


Presenter: Jeremy Hardy
Producer: Nick St George

: The Secret Parts

David Edgar 's s drama of romance, skulduggery and murder in local government, starring Celia Imrie


Unknown: David Edgar
Unknown: Celia Imrie

: Vinyl Cafe

Canadian humour

: Heroes - the Official Radio Show

Fans discuss the latest episode of the BBC2-aired US cult fantasy Heroes (14/20)

: Fresh Blood - The Boy WhoCned Woof

drama by Joe Harbot (4/10)


Unknown: Joe Harbot

: Vinyl Cafe

: Time Slip

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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