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: A Seaside Parish

2/8. The villagers come to terms with the aftermath of the flooding.
First shown on BBC2

: Classic Britannia

2/3. Verity Sharp charts how, in the 1960s, the British classical music scene was invigorated by the thrilling outpourings of a new generation of young, radical and widely differing composers, from Cornelius Cardew and Gavin Bryars to Peter Maxwell
Davis and Harrison Birtwistle.


Unknown: Verity Sharp
Unknown: Cornelius Cardew
Unknown: Gavin Bryars
Unknown: Peter Maxwell
Unknown: Harrison Birtwistle.

: Marc Bolan: the Final Word

Thirty-one years after his death, the elfin, glam rock star Marc Bolan 's rise to fame is retold with a mixture of rare concert footage, home movies and contributions from friends.


Unknown: Marc Bolan

: Nell Diamond at Glastonbury

New series Performances from the festival, starting with coverage of the American singer/songwriter's set on the Pyramid Stage. See panel.

: In Concert: Nell Diamond

The singer performs a selection of his hits, including Sweet Caroline.

: The Avengers

Steed and Mrs Peel investigate a mystery in a coastal community.


Unknown: Mrs Peel

: Avengers

: Arena

Cab Driver

: As 9pm

: As 8pm

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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