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: Time

2/4. Michio Kaku looks at the ageing process and scientific research into retarding it.


Unknown: Michio Kaku

: Dinner with Portillo

Williams, PD James , Katharine Whitehom and Bernard Ingham exchange memories of the postwar years.


Unknown: Pd James
Unknown: Katharine Whitehom
Unknown: Bernard Ingham

: Tory! Tory! Tory!

1/3. Exploring the history of the people and ideas behind Thatcherism, beginning with the postwar radicals who gradually attracted supporters within the political mainstream.

: Our Friends in the North

6/9. In 1979, Nicky stands for Parliament, Tosker falls in love with the woman of his dreams and Geordie begins to deal in drugs.

: The Alan Clark Diaries

Clark gives a House of Commons speech while under the influence.
11.40 2/6. Clark plots to get closer to Mrs Thatcher , but will an ill-advised racial remark ruin his Cabinet ambitions? With John Hurt.


Unknown: Mrs Thatcher
Unknown: John Hurt.

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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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