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: Tots Time

Stories, rhymes and songs, plus a visit to the Tweenies.

: DynaMo: Fish

: Voyager

The world of art and representations of nature. Jay Burridge creates images which evoke the atmosphere of a forest.


Artist: Jay Burridge

: Bitesize Etc: Geography 3

Dave Balderstone looks at issues relating to new developments such as shopping centres.


Presenter: Dave Balderstone

: Computers Still Don't Bite

Sahera Chohan brings back some of the guests from other programmes to build their own website.


Presenter: Sahera Chohan

: Hot Pursuits

Careers in fashion.

: All the Right Moves

Consumer property series.

: Ology Hour

Biologist Dr Roger Avery chats to Emma Niblett, a student of politics, philosophy and economics.


Speaker: Dr Roger Avery
Speaker: Emma Niblett

: Science Fix

John Emsely demonstrates how to extract iron from breakfast cereal.


Presenter: John Emsely

: The Essential Guide to the Weather

The meteorology behind weather proverbs.

: The Kit

Charlie Brooker hosts a discussion about the Internet and its potential dangers. Plus computer animation.


Host: Charlie Brooker

: Hot Pursuits

Careers in fashion.

: History Fix

Historical investigations in different locations around the UK.

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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