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: Child of Our Time

Robert Winston focuses on behavioural instincts and battles of will among children. Concludes tomorrow 7pm. First shown on BBC1

: The World

With Brian Hanrahan.
Followed by Weather


Unknown: Brian Hanrahan.

: Philip Guston: Odd Man Out

Andrew Graham Dixon explores the life of the controversial US artist who died in obscurity.


Unknown: Andrew Graham Dixon

: Bad Boy

A film that explores
Birmingham's criminal subculture through the experiences of one teenager, Natty, who cameras follow for six months after his release from jail for a violent crime, as he attempts to go straight and build a future.

: Diaries: the Naked Truth

Simon Hoggart explores political diaries in the age of spin.


Unknown: Simon Hoggart

: The National Trust

Concluding a two-part episode that follows the Trust's takeover of John Lennon 's boyhood home.


Unknown: John Lennon

: Bankrupt: Ray Gosling

First the work dried up for broadcaster Ray Gosling , then, when his partner died, he was declared bankrupt. This film charts his struggle to keep a roof over his head.


Unknown: Ray Gosling

: Philip Roth's America

The reclusive novelist talks about his American Trilogy, his methodology and the US government.

: As 8.30pm.

: 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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