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: Liquid News

The latest entertainment news.

: Robot Wars

First in a double bill of robot battles.

: Goodness Gracious Me

The popular Asian comedy sketch series continues.

: Dr Terrible's House of Horrible

Scream. Satan, Scream
1645: womanising Tobias Slater encounters a witches' coven. Shown yesterday on BBC2.


Unknown: Tobias Slater

: EastEnders

Tonight's episode from BBC1.

: The Kumars at No 42

Actresses Fay Ripley and Minnie Driver join the Kumar family on the chat show. Last in the series. Shown yesterday on BBC2.


Unknown: Fay Ripley
Unknown: Minnie Driver

: Gimme Gimme Gimme: Sofa Man

Tom gets an acting part in a television advert.

: Rich Hall's Badly Funded Think Tank

Hall asks satirical questions and Otis Lee Crenshaw makes an appearance. 5466988


Unknown: Otis Lee Crenshaw

: Weakest Link

The ruthless quiz.

: Robot Wars


: Liquid News


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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