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: Huddwinks 1986 comedy


: The Daughter of Time Mystery

, as 8.30pm

: A Short History of Ireland The Clare

Election/Scum Condensed of Irish Bog (86/120)

: Cutting a Dash Lynne Truss explores the

changing nature of punctuation (2/5)

: Telling Tales Alan Bennett reads from his

own recollections of his childhood in Leeds (7/10)

: The Wind in the Willows Kenneth

Grahame's 1908 work about the adventures of Mole, Ratty and Toad in rural England (7/10)

: War and Peace Adaptation by Mike Walker

and Marcy Kahan of the 1869 novel by Leo Tolstoy, starring Leo McKern, Emily Mortimer, Simon Russell Beale, Jonathan Firth and Nicola Pagett (2/10)

: Huddwinks 1986 comedy


: Journey into Space The World in Peril

Third work in Charles Chilton's sci-fi trilogy (7/20)

: Before Eden 1962 Arthur C Clarke sci-fi

adventure with an environmental message

: The Navy Lark

1961 comedy starring Leslie Phillips and Jon Pertwee

: The Adventure of the Crooked Man

Arthur Conan Doyle's 1893 mystery starring
Carleton Hobbs as Sherlock Holmes and Norman Shelley as Dr Watson, first aired in 1966

: The Daughter of Time Paul Young reads

Josephine Tey's 1951 detective mystery (12/14)

: The Real Dennis Truelove Dave

Sheasby's 1998 drama about a quiet man who escapes his dull job for an adventure (2/5)

: The Recall Man David Napthine crime drama

starring Jeremy Swift as a forensic psychologist

: as 6pm

: as 6.30pm

: as 8pm

: as 8.30pm

: as 9pm

: as 9.15pm

: as 3pm

: as 2pm

: as 2.15pm

: as 2.30pm

: as 2.45pm

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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