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: Liquid News

Rap star
Coolio adds a hip-hop flavour to the showbiz gossip.

: Fame Academy Interactive

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

: Fame Academy Live

Vanessa Langford and Danann Breathnach present news on all of today's action.


Unknown: Vanessa Langford

: Closure

Antony Worrall
Thompson meets a lady who wants to apologise for her behaviour.
With Davina McCall.


Unknown: Antony Worrall
Unknown: Davina McCall.

: What Not to Wear

Overstressed and understyled - can mother and school registrar Tina be helped?

: EaatEndara

Shown 8pm on BBC1. See choice. Soap weddings: page 46

: Shooting Stars

Les Dennis , Penny Smith and Big
Brother's Alex.


Unknown: Les Dennis
Unknown: Penny Smith

: As 8.30pm.

: Diners

Kieran celebrates his birthday with an inflatable friend.

: Anna Nicole Smith-a Profile

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


Unknown: Colin Paterson.

: As 8.30pm.

: As 7.30pm.

: Roadtripping

Cat Deeley and Edith Bowman hit the road. With signing.


Unknown: Edith Bowman

: 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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