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: The Knowledge

: K Club

: Bitesize Etc

Studying the periodic table, with Matt Brown and Abbie Eastwood.


Presenter: Matt Brown
Presenter: Abbie Eastwood

: Computers Still Don't Bite

Looking at computers and photography, with Sahera Chohan.


Presenter: Sahera Chohan

: Have Words

A profile of a motorcyclist who rejects a city career for the open road.

: Trade Secrets

Budding Picassos learn the importance of owning roller skates and a cheese grater.

: Ology Hour

Studying the fundamentals of ecology.

: Front Room

Interactive show.

: The Kit

A computer game which pushes technology to its limits.

: Have Words

Documentary looking at how young people survive in the workplace.

: Culture Fix

An accessible guide to the arts world. (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.

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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