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: Liquid News

Showbiz stories and gossip.

: Robot Wars: the Sixth Wars

Metal-crunching mayhem with Craig Charles and Philippa


Unknown: Craig Charles

: Anna Nicole Smith - a Profile

The Playboy model turned tycoon's widow chats to Colin Paterson.


Unknown: Colin Paterson.

: EastEnders Revealed

Barbara Windsor and Mike Reid discuss Janine Butcher , played by Charlie Brooks.


Unknown: Barbara Windsor
Unknown: Mike Reid
Unknown: Janine Butcher
Played By: Charlie Brooks.

: The Ralf Little Show

With The Secret Life of Us star Samuel Johnson, champion gymnast Kanukai Jackson and Noel Gallagher's proteges Proud Mary. Adult content.


Guest: Samuel Johnson
Guest: Kanukai Jackson

: Fame Academy Live

Vanessa Langford and Danann Breathnach visit the after show party and interview the expelled student.


Unknown: Vanessa Langford

: EastEnders

Shown at
8pm on BBC1.

: Fame Academy Uncut

Uncensored highlights and strong language.

: Diners

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


Unknown: Pete Burns

: As 7pm.

: As 9.30pm.

: As 10.30pm.

: Dermot's Sporting Buddies

With Alice Cooper. Signed.


Unknown: Alice Cooper.

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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