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: University Challenge

St Andrew's take on Churchill, Cambridge in the quiz hosted by Jeremy Paxman.


Host: Jeremy Paxman

: Manhattan

Life across the Atlantic is discussed by Steve Evans and guests.


Presenter: Steve Evans

: BBC4 News and Weather

Then Video Nation.

: The DVD Collection

Rita Tushingham, star of "A Taste of Honey", guests, and there are reviews of "Kissing Jessica Stein" by Jackie Clune and "Sexy Beast" by Denise Mina. Presented by Stuart Maconie.


Presenter: Stuart Maconie
Guest: Rita Tushingham
Reviewer: Jackie Clune
Reviewer: Denise Mina

: BBC Radio Three Awards for World Music

Orchestra Baobab, Mexico's Los de Abajo and Portugal's new fado queen Mariza perform at the second awards ceremony. Andrea Oliver and Robin Denselow introduce highlights from the Ocean in London.


Musicians: Orchestra Baobab
Musicians: Los de Abajo
Singer: Mariza
Presenter: Andrea Oliver
Presenter: Robin Denselow

: As 7.30pm.

: Curb Your Enthusiasm

Seinfield's Julia Louis-Dreyfus and her husband Brad Hall are the guest stars as Larry gets neighbourly.


Guest-star: Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Guest-star: Brad Hall

: As 8.30pm.

: Ebony Towers: The Black Intelligentsia

US universities are seeing a new generation of black academics, including a brain drain from Britain. What are the implications here and in America?

: As 9pm.

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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