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: Sounds of the Sixties

Archive performances.

: The World

With Kirsty Lang.
Followed by Weather


Unknown: Kirsty Lang.

: Mind Games

Simon Singh hosts the cerebral quiz.


Unknown: Simon Singh

: Martin Carthy: English Roots

Film-maker Greg Bailey celebrates the life of the renowned English folk singer as he follows the development of Carthy's distinctive guitar style and singing.


Unknown: Greg Bailey

: Pet Sounds

The Beach Boys' classic album from 1966 performed at London's Royal Festival Hall in its entirety, featuring the group's original creator Brian Wilson on lead vocals and piano, accompanied by his ten-piece band.


Musician/singer: Brian Wilson

: The Prisoner

Continuing the re-run'of the 60s mystery drama starring Patrick McGoohan. 3/17. A,B & C. The new Number Two tries to find out why Number Six resigned.
11.50 4/17. Free for All. Number Six stands in an election for a new Number Two.


Unknown: Patrick McGoohan.

: Time Shift: The Cannabis Years

Examining how the debate surrounding cannabis has evolved over the past 50 years.

: Whicker's World: the Love Generation

The globetrotter hangs out with hippies.

: 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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