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: Planet Earth

5/6. The planet's greatest woodlands including
Madagascar's baobab forests, where upside-down trees harbour the world's smallest primate.

: All Mod Cons

The changing fashion of British homes following the end of rationing.

: Racism: a History

1/3. Exploring the global impact of racism, beginning by considering the relationship between Europe, Africa and the Americas in the 15th century.

: Hotel

6/8. A military reunion checks into the Adelphi, posing problems for manager Eileen Downey.


Unknown: Eileen Downey.

: Stuck

4/4. New. Two ad-executives get stuck in traffic on the way to a meeting. Part of the Tight Spot season.

: Hotel

7/8. A bomb scare rocks the Adelphi, but it's not long before things get back to normal.

: The Underground: Arena

Memories of the rail network. See
Sunday's choice.

: as 9pm

: Proms on Four

: as 9pm

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.

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