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: as 11am

: Second Thoughts

1988 comedy (1/8)

: Big Toe Books

: The Comedy Controller

Justin Moorhouse of Phoenix Nights fame presents his radio comedy favourites, including Knowing Me, Knowing you (1992),
Ken Dodd 's Palace of Laughter (1987); On the Town with the League of Gentlemen (1997); Ross Noble Goes
Global (2002); Radio ShuttlewOrth (1998) and Listen to Les (1995)


Unknown: Justin Moorhouse
Unknown: Ken Dodd

: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show

lively mix of music, chat and light-hearted features, including reflections on the nature of waterfalls and the power of prophecy

: Scramble

Martin Kiszko 's sci-fi tale set in a totalitarian Britain in which music has been banned by the government, starring Simon Winkler (1/3)


Unknown: Martin Kiszko
Unknown: Simon Winkler

: Fear on Four - Snipe 3909

Hannah Gordon stars in the thriller by Graeme Fife


Unknown: Hannah Gordon
Unknown: Graeme Fife

: Scramble


: as 12 noon

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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