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: Everest ER

Following a team of volunteer doctors as they treat climbers and Sherpas for altitude sickness and frostbite.

: The Perfect Village

4/7. Early examples of town planning and ring roads in the pretty hamlets of Milton Abbas and Heighington.


Unknown: Milton Abbas

: Wide Sargasso Sea

New. Rafe Spall and Rebecca Hall star in a dramatisation of Jean Rhys's highly charged prequel to Jane Eyre. Edward Rochester leaves England for Jamaica, where he marries a beautiful heiress, but marital bliss does not last and their life together ends in tragedy. Born to be Bertha: page 59


Unknown: Rebecca Hall
Unknown: Jean Rhys
Unknown: Jane Eyre.

: The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On

New. A compelling, at times chilling, account of Second World War veteran Kenzo Okuzaki 's crusade to resolve a mystery. Why were some of his comrades executed by their own superiors - and what became of their bodies? Showing in Storyville. Japanese with in-vision subtitles.


Unknown: Kenzo Okuzaki

: 40 Minutes On

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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.

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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