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: Lane Carroll

Live from Brecon Jazz
New. The pianist, who scooped two awards at the BBC Jazz Awards in 2005, performs at this year's Welsh music festival. The Piano Season continues at 8.30pm.

: In Concert: Oscar Peterson

The pianist and his trio at
Ronnie Scott 's in 1974. Songs include I Should
Care and A Time for Love.


Unknown: Ronnie Scott

: Johnny Cash: the Last Great American

A look back at the life and times of the man who became a huge country star and was to a find a new audience in the 1990s.

: BBC4 Sessions

New. Singersongwriter Roseanne Cash , daughter of Johnny, in performance.


Songwriter: Roseanne Cash

: The Late Show

Country singers
Roseanne Cash, Nanci Griffith and Mary Chapin Carpenter perform at the Bottom Line Club in New York.


Unknown: Nanci Griffith
Unknown: Mary Chapin Carpenter

: Planet Ping Pong

How did table tennis, once known as whiff-whaff, become Asia's most popular sport?

: as 7pm

: as 10pm

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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