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: Breakers


: Hype

The magazine for teens with Jonathan Wilkes, Emma B and Ortis.


Presenter: Jonathan Wilkes
Presenter: Emma B
Presenter: Ortis Deley

: Backstage

A compilation of the week's best moments, with Julia Bradbury.


Presenter: Julia Bradbury

: 110 Per Cent Sport

Daily sports news with Matt Smith.


Presenter: Matt Smith

: Matchmakers

Programme following two people from different religious communities who choose to play Cupid in their spare time.

: Birds with Bill Oddie

Concluding the week's series introduced by Bill Oddie with Birding with Bill Oddie: London and Farming.


Presenter: Bill Oddie

: Kevin Keegan

Simon O'Brien looks back at the highlights of Kevin Keegan week, which celebrated the outstanding footballing career of the England manager.


Presenter: Simon O'Brien
Subject: Kevin Keegan

: Stop the World

Cutting-edge comedy.

: Murder One: Chapter Eighteen

Neil Avedon's estranged mother testifies on her son's behalf.

: McCoist and MacAulay

Comedy, including the memorable encounter with Ewan McGregor.


Host: Ally McCoist
Host: Fred MacAulay
Guest: Ewan McGregor

: Pick of the Week: Soldiers to Be

Documentary series.

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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