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: A Pembrokeshire Farm

The house nears completion but Griff Rhys Jones faces some last-minute disasters.


Unknown: Griff Rhys Jones

: A Comet's Tale

The story of man's understanding of these celestial objects. Once thought to signal impending doom, it now appears that comets potentially hold the key to life - and death - on Earth. See choice, page 78.

: Parallel Worlds, Parallel Lives

New. Eels frontman Mark Oliver
Everett goes on a personal journey to learn more about the work of his father, quantum physicist Hugh Everett III , and his theory concerning parallel universes. See paqe 88.


Unknown: Mark Oliver
Unknown: Hugh Everett Iii

: Capturing Mary

Drama starring Maggie Smith , written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff.
A once-brilliant writer and critic, Mary Gilbert , reveals her past to Joe, the young concierge of a grand but uninhabited house she once frequented. With Ruth Wilson and David Walliams.
First shown on BBC2


Unknown: Maggie Smith
Directed By: Stephen Poliakoff.
Unknown: Mary Gilbert
Unknown: Ruth Wilson
Unknown: David Walliams.

: Parallel Worlds - a User's Guide

Exploring the concept of parallel worlds

: The Cinema Show

British sci-fi films

: 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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