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: as 5.30pm

: Big Toe Books Stories

, poems and songs

: Baldi as 9.15pm

: The Pallisers Adaptation by Martyn Wade

of the political novel sequence by Anthony Trollope, starring David Troughton (6/12)

: Breakfast at Tiffany's Henry Goodman reads

from Truman Capote's witty 1958 novella (1/10)

: Jogging round Majorca Gordon West's 1920s

book on the island, read by Leonard Pearcey (6/8)

: This Sceptred Isle The End of the Monasteries

Anna Massey reads a history of Britain (61/216)

: Centurions Examination of the1953 painting

Study after Velazquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X by iconic British artist Francis Bacon (1909-1992)

: The Voice of God iimon covey su-ri thriller

about mysterious tremors in Australia (1/5)

: Methuselah's Children

Robert A Heinlein sci-fi thriller about a group of families who can live for several hundred years, read by Paul Birchard (1/5)

: The Virgin in the Ice

Medieval mystery by Ellis Peters, starring Philip Madoc, Michael Hordern and others (1/5)

: Jagged Prayer Cheryl Campbell and

Timothy Spall star in Robert Smith's comedy drama about a detective Inspector and a nun who unite to solve a murder (1/4)

: Daughters of Britannia Katie Hickman

examines the lives of diplomats' wives (11/20)

: Baldi The Sick Rose Mystery by Martin

Meenan, starring David Threlfall

: Dave Podmore's World of Cricket

2002 comedy with Chris Douglas (4/4)

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: as 6.30pm

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: as 9.15pm

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: 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.

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