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: Yes Minister

3/7. Civil service cutbacks threaten the permanent secretary's position.

: Campaign! The Kawasaki Candidate

New. How a Japanese man with no political experience was chosen by the Liberal Democrat Party as their candidate for a seat on the Kawasaki City Council. See page 86.

: House of Cards

2/4. Urquhart's plans to undermine the new PM gather force. Starring
Ian Richardson. Continues on Wednesday at 9pm. See choice, page 81.


Unknown: Ian Richardson.

: Russia's Village of Fools

New. Documentary about Mikhail Morozov's community which extols the virtues of patriotism and also reveals how popular such a philosophy is in Russia under President Putin.


Unknown: Mikhail Morozov

: The Thick of It Special:Rise of the Nutters

Spin doctor Malcolm Tucker attempts to keep control as the Government and the Opposition both make bids for power. The Why Democracy? season continues with Yes Minister tomorrow at 7.30pm


Unknown: Malcolm Tucker

: The Thick of It Special

Spinners and Losers New, extended edition.

: As 8pm

: 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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