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: Earth Summit: Desert Revival

Veronika Hyks examines a Namibian initiative to revitalise tourism and wildlife.


Presenter: Veronika Hyks

: Wild Africa

Creatures which have adapted to life in vast desert wastelands.

: BBC4 News and Weather

With George Alagiah.


Newsreader: George Alagiah.

: The Talk Show

Verity Sharp talks to idiosyncratic Icelandic singer and actress Bjork.


Talks: Verity Sharp

: Earth Summit: The Bushmen's Last Dance

The treatment of an ancient Kalahari civilisation by Botswana's government, who are insisting the bushmen leave their desert homeland.

: Jacques Chirac - Profile

Assessing the recently re-elected French president.

: The Man Who Destroyed Everything

The story of Michael Landy's radical experiment in the name of art.


Subject: Michael Landy

: A Queen's Kingdom

How the UK has changed. Signed.

: As 8.30pm.

: As 10.30pm.

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.

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.

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