• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation


: Springwatch with Bill Oddie

Down on the farm. Continues 8pm, BBC2. Shown yesterday 8pm on BBC2

: Never Mind the Full Stops

3/10. With Bonnie Greer , Dave Gorman , Eve Pollard and Rod Liddle.


Unknown: Bonnie Greer
Unknown: Dave Gorman
Unknown: Rod Liddle.

: Every Prime Minister Needs a Willie: or How to Be a Deputy ...

New. Margaret Thatcher 's reference to her deputy William Whitelaw is the starting point for this exploration of the deputy prime minister's role. Do they wield any true power? Or are
DPMs just political stooges?


Unknown: Margaret Thatcher
Unknown: William Whitelaw

: Living with Modernism

New. How a green-fingered couple bought 16 Kevock Road near Edinburgh for its garden. only to discover they'd also purchased one of Scotland's finest modernist houses.

: The Pipeline Next Door

Storyville reveals BP's plans to build a pipeline through a stunning spa town in post-Soviet Georgia.

: As 8.30pm.

: as 10pm

: as 9pm

: as 10.30pm

: as 10pm

: as 8.30pm

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel