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: The Knowledge

An introduction to BBC Knowledge.

: DynaMo

Dynamo and Slomo find out more about dogs.

: Voyager

Mark Speight explains why art is smart.


Presenter: Mark Speight

: Bitesize Etc

This programme takes a look at the film industry.

: Hot Pursuits

Careers challenge.

: Get Webwise

In this programme, a family find out how to get an internet connection at home.

: Ology Hour

Cambridge University lecturer Robert Foley chats to zoology researcher Bridget Appleby about anthropology.


Interviewer: Robert Foley
Interviewee: Bridget Appleby

: Science Fix

The programme continues its trip around the human body with an exploration of what we put into it and what happens after that.

: The Essential Guide to Rocks

This programme explores some of the extraordinary tales behind the rocks which form a part of our lives.

: The Kit

Patrick Moore tries out the new mini office telephone.


Presenter: Patrick Moore

: Hot Pursuits

Careers guide.

: History Fix

Local history explored. (Digital Widescreen)

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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