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: Tots Time

Stones and songs, plus a visit to the Tweenies.

: DynaMo

A look at letters G and H, playground games of old, and a visit to a hedgehog hospital.

: Voyager

Mark Speight helps Voyager to understand that art is smart. Plus discovering how light and dark can be represented.


Presenter: Mark Speight

: K Club

: Front Room

: History Fix

Rory McGrath looks into why Iron Age people built their homes on boggy marshland.


Presenter: Rory McGrath

: Science Fix

Exploring the subject of energy and why a thermos flask retains heat.

: German Fix

Sally Gray has to cook a meal in a restaurant, and Martin Raymond discusses German fashion.


Presenter: Sally Gray
Reporter: Martin Raymond

: Culture Fix

A layman-friendly look at the arts.

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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