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: Proms on Four

Thomas Ades conducts his Violin Concerto with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe and Anthony Marwood. Plus Beethoven's Namensfeier overture and Symphony No 4 in B flat.


Unknown: Thomas Ades
Unknown: Anthony Marwood.

: The Wild Life of Gerald Durrell

A look at the pioneering work of the My Family and Other Animals author at Jersey Zoo.

: The Cinema Show

Capote and George Clooney 's Good Night, and Good Luck are reviewed and the Quay Brothers are interviewed. New. George Clooney : p14; DVD review: p40


Unknown: George Clooney
Unknown: George Clooney

: Almost Peaceful

Period drama from 2002. A Jewish tailor and his staff come to terms with the aftermath of the Holocaust in postwar Paris. In French with English subtitles. Review page 52.

: Folk Britannia

3/3. With music from Dick Gaughan , Billy Bragg , Eliza Carthy , Shane MacGowan , Beth Orton and the Levellers.


Unknown: Dick Gaughan
Unknown: Billy Bragg
Unknown: Eliza Carthy
Unknown: Shane MacGowan
Unknown: Beth Orton

: Later.... with Jools Holland

Folk Britannia. New.

: Spectrum

Dick Gaughan

: as 8pm

: as 7.40pm

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.

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