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: Meetings with Remarkable Trees

An ancient yew.

: In Search of Medieval Britain

1/6. A journey using the oldest surviving road map of Great Britain.

: The Book Quiz

3/7. Tim Yeo and Anne McElvoy v Margaret Jay and David Nicholls.


Unknown: Tim Yeo
Unknown: David Nicholls.

: Earth: the Power of the Planet

The natural forces that have shaped the world we live in, starting with volcanos. See panel.

: Pompeii: the Last Day

Docu-drama reconstructing the events in AD 79 when Pompeii was buried under volcanic ash by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. See panel.

: The Best of Youth

rNew series 1/4. Drama telling the story I of an Italian family from the 1960s to the modern day. Tonight, two brothers help out a girl in Rome. See p66.

: Mad Men

4/13. New Amsterdam. Peter is forced to ask for financial aid from his disapproving father.
12.25am 5/13. Five G. Don 's hidden past is brought to light.
1.10 6/13. Babylon. Peggy contributes to a brainstorming session.


Unknown: G. Don

: As 7.10pm

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.

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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