• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation


: Rush Hour

The get-up-and-go breakfast show for people on the move. Presented by LAURIE MAYER Fixed points:
6.45. 7.45. 8.45 London News 7,0, 8.0 National News
6.48'. 7.10', 7.40', 8.10*, 8.40* Travel Prospects
7.30', 8.30* What's On Today
6.50. 7.50, 8.50 London Weather
6.55 Long distance road report
8.55 Shopping Guide (Mon, Thurs, Fri) plus sports news, personalities, Radio London Doctor


Presented By: Laurie Mayer

: Time to Spare

But how to spend it? Some ideas for hobbies and leisure-time activities
Presented by JOHN BROWN S.15 Johnnie Walker ; Jimmy Young (Rl)


Presented By: John Brown
Unknown: Johnnie Walker

: Woman In Town

with HILARY OSBORN. What's On during the week ahead, including shopping news and exercises with the Radio London physiotherapist


Unknown: Hilary Osborn.

: Listen Children

For the under-sevens. With HELEN DICKINSON and DAVE SIMMONS


Unknown: Helen Dickinson
Unknown: Dave Simmons

: News Summary

: Bedside Microphone

Patients in the London hospitals talk to their friends and relations on VHP

: That Jones Girl

GAYNOR JONES bridges the generation gap

: Capital City

London, news capital of the world, takes a closer look at itself
1.0 The World at One (R4)

: Lunch a la Carter

A musical conversation with DAVID CARTER


Unknown: David Carter

: News Summary

: Tony Brandon

Terry Wogan (Rl)

: Travel News

: Home Run

Ninety minutes with DAVID SIMMONDS to round off the afternoon
Fixed points:
4.30, 5.30 London News
4.30', 5.0*. 5.30* Travel News
5.30' What's On
5.50' London Weather
6.0 News (Radio 4)


Unknown: David Simmonds

: Home Run

London news magazine
Including City news and sport

: News Summary

: Platform Six

The London Borough Elections: the sixth in this series of election meetings by radio

: * Close-Up

What's new in the London cinemas


as Radio 2 with Radio 1 (page 30) until closedown

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
Continue Cancel