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: Proms on Four

New. Bernard Haitink conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra as they perform Mark-Anthony Tumage 's Chicago Remains and Mahler's Symphony No 6. Also broadcast on BBC Radio 3 at 7.30pm
Digital viewers can access programme notes which they can browse during the performance
Proms guide at www.radiotimes.com/proms


Unknown: Bernard Haitink
Unknown: Mark-Anthony Tumage

: Creating Life on Mars

Andrew Collins speaks to the creators of the police drama, discussing their influences and the seven years it took to get the programme on screen. Part of the Time Shift strand.


Unknown: Andrew Collins

: Life on Mars

5/8; series one. A football fan is killed, and Sam suspects a riot is in the offing. Starring John Simm , Philip Glenister and Liz White. The next episode is on Friday at 10.50pm. Programme guide: www.radiotimes.com/life-on-mars


Unknown: John Simm
Unknown: Philip Glenister
Unknown: Liz White.

: Sleepers

3/4. Post-glasnost thriller starring Nigel Havers and Warren Clarke.


Unknown: Nigel Havers
Unknown: Warren Clarke.

: More Dawn French's Boys Who Do Comedy

3/6. With Never Mind the Buzzcocks panellist Bill Bailey.


Unknown: Bill Bailey.

: Proms on Four

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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