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: Liquid News

Showbiz news and gossip.

: Fame Academy Interactive

More fly-on-the-wall coverage from the Academy.

: Fame Academy Live

Who will be singing for survival?
With Danann Breathnach and Vanessa Langford.


Unknown: Vanessa Langford.

: Closure

Fish apologises to an ex-girifriend for immortalising her in the Marillion hit Kayleigh. Presented by Davina McCall and Anna Nolan.


Presented By: Davina McCall
Presented By: Anna Nolan.

: Roadtripping

From Acapulco to Mexico City, Cat Deeley and Edith Bowman try surfing, visit a religious festival and watch a national football match.


Unknown: Edith Bowman

: EastEnders

Shown at
8pm on BBC1.

: Shooting Stars

Tess Daly ,
Stuart Hall and Nick Moran join
Vic and Bob.


Unknown: Tess Daly
Unknown: Stuart Hall
Unknown: Nick Moran

: As 8.30pm.

: Diners

Pete Burns of Dead or Alive talks hormones and Cher's pyjamas.


Unknown: Pete Burns

: Courteney Cox - a Profile

The Friends and Scream star is profiled.

: As 8.30pm.

: As 7.30pm.

: The Kumars at No 42

The spoof chat show. With signing.

: As 9pm.

With signing.

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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