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: World News Today


: Pop Go the Sixties

Music by the Move.

: Batman

The dastardly Penguin kidnaps the election commissioners.

: A History of Britain by SimonSchama

The story of Henry II, who is perhaps most notorious for inciting the murder of Thomas Becket.


Unknown: Thomas Becket.

: Heist

1 New. Comedy, based on historical events, in which Dick Puddlecote (
Kris Marshall ) attempts to break into the Crown vault at Westminster Abbey. With Geraldine James. Part of the Medieval season. See panel.


Unknown: Dick Puddlecote
Unknown: Kris Marshall
Unknown: Geraldine James.

: Les Vistteurs

Time-travel comedy starring Christian
- Clavier. When a 12th-century knight and his servant are transported to
20th-century France, their search for a way home brings them into contact with their descendants. In French with English subtitles. Film of the Day: p44. Director Jean-Marie Poir é (1993,15)


Director: Jean-Marie Poir

: The Last Duel

Documentary drama telling the story of one of the last trials by battle to be fought in Europe.

: As 9pm

: As 11.55pm

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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