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: Chambre Hardman and theLost City of Liverpool

BBC4's Liverpool on the Box season continues with a profile of the photographer whose pictures immortalised areas of Merseyside during its pre-war heyday.

: Passport to Liverpool

New. A historical look at the city, considering how its maritime history and mixture of people have made Liverpudlians uncertain of their
English identity. See panel.

: The Golden Vision

Football docu-drama from exploring the relationship between players and fans. Director Ken Loach enjoyed the co-operation of staff and players at Everton.


Director: Ken Loach

: Life on Mars

2/8; series one. Sam decides to let an armed robber go after learning Gene planted evidence on him. Starring John Simm and Philip Glenister. www.radiotimes.com/life-on-mars


Unknown: John Simm
Unknown: Philip Glenister.

: Gumshoe

Crime comedy starring Albert Finney. A bingo caller fancies himself as an old-style detective. Review page 48.
Director Stephen Frears (1971, 12)


Unknown: Albert Finney.
Director: Stephen Frears

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.

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