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: Are You Captain

Corelll? The shocking story that inspired Captain Corelli's
Mandolin. With the author Louis de Bernieres. (S) (W) Captain Corelli's Mandolin is in The Big Read: Battle of the Books at 9pm

: BBC4 News and Weather

[web address removed]

: A Country Parish

A money crisis looms in the last edition.
First shown on BBC2 (S) (W)

: The Big Read: Battle of the Books

Captain Corelli's Mandolin v Sebastian Faulks's Birdsong. Refereed by Sandi Toksvig. (W)


Unknown: Sandi Toksvig.

: Singer - a Dangerous Mind

Philosopher Peter Singer has been called influential and dangerous - but what inspired his views on the worth of a human life? A profile follows. (S) (W)


Unknown: Peter Singer

: Of Apes and Men: Peter Singer

- a Profile Special Jane Goodall contributes to a look at the philosophy of the man who gave the world Animal Liberation. Jonathan Freedland narrates. (S) (W)


Unknown: Jane Goodall
Unknown: Jonathan Freedland

: What If ... Clinton and Lewinsky

Suppose Bill had never met Monica. Clive Anderson hosts.


Unknown: Clive Anderson

: As 7pm.

: As 9pm.

: As 9.30pm.

With signlanguage.

: As 9.30pm.

With sign language.

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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