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: Sport with a Swing

A Boxing Day sports magazine. Digital widescreen

: Wimbledon 98

Tennis highlights from this year's Wimbledon.

: Jenny Eclair's Choice

Comedian Jenny Eclair hosts an evening of BBC Choice programme highlights since the channel's launch on 23 September.


Unknown: Jenny Eclair

: Almost Live, Definitely Kicking Replay

Join Zoe Ball and Jamie Theakston for the best of this morning's Christmas edition of Almost Live, Definitely Kicking.


Presenter: Zoe Ball
Presenter: Jamie Theakston

: EastEnders

Yesterday's Christmas episodes from BBC1.

: Backstage

Kaye Adams behind the scenes of BBC programmes.


Unknown: Kaye Adams

: Tomorrow's World Trusted Guide to Digital

Everything you've ever wanted to know about digital television, explained by Peter Snow. Digital widescreen


Unknown: Peter Snow.

: 110 Percent

Sports magazine.
Digital widescreen

: The Take

Set Top
Boxing Day Nicholas Parsons hosts a programme dedicated to the colourful (and black and white) history of television and its digital future.


Unknown: Nicholas Parsons

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.

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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