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: Sounds of the Sixties

Raves from the grave.

: The Avengers

Mrs Peel poses as a nurse.


Unknown: Mrs Peel

: Living with Modernism

Simon Davis looks at the best modern British architecture.


Unknown: Simon Davis

: The League of Gentlemen

2/6: series two. Exchange students arrive in Royston Vasey.


Unknown: Royston Vasey.

: Paul Merton's Silent Clowns

1/4. Featuring Buster Keaton.


Unknown: Buster Keaton.

: Never Mind the Full Stops

10/10. New. Bonnie Greer. Victoria Mather, Arthur Smith and Rob Deering join the show.


Unknown: Bonnie Greer.
Unknown: Arthur Smith
Unknown: Rob Deering

: The History of the Curly Perm

Historians, hairdressers and famous faces help chart the rise and fall of the "permanent wave".

: ELO - Live at Wembley 1978

Mr Blue Sky is among the classics in the space-age show.


Unknown: Mr Blue Sky

: Rock Family Trees

: the Birmingham Beat

: as 10.30pm

: as 11pm

: 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.

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
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