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: World News Today;


: Pop Go the Sixties

Music by Alan Price.


Music By: Alan Price.

: Batman

The caped crusader lures the Penguin into a cunning trap.

: The Queen's Castle

3/3. The Duke of Edinburgh takes a tour of Windsor Castle's grounds, while the Prince of Wales hosts a banquet for the Prince's Trust.
First shown on BBC1

: Summits

New. 3/3. David Reynolds recalls US ex president Ronald Reagan's first meeting with Soviet premier Mikhail Gorbachev in Geneva in 1985. See page 100.


Presenter: David Reynolds

: The Rock 'n' Roll Years

The music of 1985 and a look back at the major events in the news.

: The Late Edition

New. 4/10. Topical discussion show, hosted by Marcus Brigstocke.


Unknown: Marcus Brigstocke.

: The Art of Spain

2/3. Andrew Graham-Dixon travels to Spain and the provinces surrounding Madrid to explore the 16th and 17th-century artists responsible for the golden age of Spanish painting.


Unknown: Andrew Graham-Dixon

: As 9pm

: As 11pm

: Summits

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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