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: Just a Minute

1997 stopwatch comedy

: The Harpoon

as 10pm

: Caesar!

as 3pm

: Q&A

as 9pm

: Baidi

as 9.15pm

: Just a Minute

1997 stopwatch comedy

: Who Goes There?

Biographical quiz

: The Body on the Beach

as 8.30pm

: A Short History of Ireland

Is Them 'uns
Bate?/The Belfast Riots of 1886 (100/120)

: People of the British Museum

2008 series in which Danny Danziger explores life at the British Museum to mark the establishment's 250th anniversary (1/5)

: My Uncle Silas The Lily HE Bates short

story read by David Neal

: Core Coren Suburban musings by

Alan Coren, from 1997 (1/5)

: Caesar! Citizens in a Great City The third of

three plays about Roman emperors drawing on The Lives of the Caesars, written in AD 121 by Suetonius

: Big Toe Books

Stories, poems and songs

: Space Force 1984 Charles Chilton sci-fi

adventure with Nigel Stock and Nicky Henson (1/6)

: A Dream of Armageddon HG Wells's 1901

sci-fi thriller, read by Robert Bathurst (1/2)

: Paul Temple and the Vandyke Affair

Francis Durbridge's mystery (6/8)

: The Body on the Beach Simon Brett

murder mystery read by Joanna Tope (1-2/10)

: O&A

Adaptation by Ayeesha Menon of Vikas Swarup 's 2005 novel, on which the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire was based (6/10)


Unknown: Ayeesha Menon
Unknown: Vikas Swarup

: Baldi Far Pavilions Martin Meenan murder

mystery starring David Threlfall

: The Harpoon 1992 spoof boys' magazine

with Alistair McGowan and Peter Baynham

: Acropolis Now 2002 comedy with

Stephen Moore and Alan Cox (5/6)

: The Nick Revell Show 1993 comedy with

Alistair McGowan and Nick Revell (5/6)

: 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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