3/6. Tracing the link from suspiciously worded papyri back to Saqqara, the legendary city of the dead, and an ingenious smuggling ring and theft involving the tomb of a high-ranking hairdresser to the Pharaohs.
Shift examines the very special place occupied by the pub in British society. Arthur Smith narrates, with contributions from Jeremy Hardy , Rowan Pelling and Pete Brown. A Time Shift glimpse into the way football fans act when they travel abroad follows.
There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a
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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
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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and
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programmes, online etc.
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