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: The Art of Eternity

Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the link between art and the Church.


Unknown: Andrew Graham-Dixon

: The Way We Travelled

A look back at TV travel shows, featuring Richard Dimbleby 's Passport and Cliff Michelmore on Holiday.


Unknown: Richard Dimbleby
Unknown: Cliff Michelmore

: Watching Desmond Morris

An evening dedicated to the 40-year career of the zoologist and author begins with a consideration of his observations and conclusions.

: Parkinson

An archive edition featuring Desmond Morris , with Diana Dors and Kenneth Williams.


Unknown: Desmond Morris
Unknown: Diana Dors
Unknown: Kenneth Williams.

: The World about Us:Manwatchers

Desmond Morris reveals how people can be studied like animals by analysing their non-verbal communication.


Unknown: Desmond Morris

: Tchalkovsky Masterclasses:Swan Lake

1/3. New. Anthony Dowell and Antoinette Sibley guide the dancers of the Royal Ballet through scenes from Swan Lake.


Unknown: Anthony Dowell
Unknown: Antoinette Sibley

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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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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