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: as 11am

: Brothers In Law

1971 comedy (8/12)

7.00 Big Toe Books Stories, poems and songs

: The Further Adventures of Sherlock

Holmes Mystery tale, as 9.15pm

: No NameColllns's

1862 novel involving illegitimacy (3/6)

: The Kite Runner Kulvinder Ghir reads an

abridged version of Khaled Hosseini's novel (8/10)

: Brazzaville Belch Distinguished actress Fiona

Shaw reads from William Boyd's 1990 novel (3/10)

: This Sceptred Isle Queen Victoria and the

Chartists Narrated by Anna Massey (173/216)

: Letter from America

1970 broadcast in which Alistair Cooke observes the role a refugee had in the development of the atom bomb.

: The Birds Charlie Barnecut reads Daphne

du Maurier's chilling tale, published in 1952 and made famous in 1963 by Alfred Hitchcock's allegorical black-comedy horror film (1/3)

: The Revenge Andrew Sachs drama that

attempts to tell a story with sound effects alone

: It Had to Be Murder Stuart Milligan reads

Cornell Woolrich's thriller, on which Alfred Hitchcock based his 1954 masterwork Rear Window (3/3)

: Les Misérables Dramatisation of Victor

Hugo's 1862 French revolutionary epic (18/25)

: The Further Adventures of Sherlock

Holmes The Determined Client Clive Merrison and Andrew Sachs star in Bert Coules's mystery inspired by the stories of Arthur Conan Doyle

: In the Balance 1997 Mark Tavener comic

murder mystery, with Michael Williams (3/6)

: The Hudson and Pepperdine Show

2000 comedy sketches (1/4)

: as 8pm

: as 8.30pm

: as 9pm

: as 9.15pm

: as 10pm

: as 10.30pm

: as 11pm

: as 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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