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: 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, 9.0 National News
7.10*, 7.40*, 8.10", 8.40', 9.10* 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 (Mon, Thurs, Fri) Shopping Guide
Plus - sports news, personalities, racing information


Presented By: Laurie Mayer

: News Break

: Woman in Town

9.34 Part 1: SUSAN BARNES with music and dedications
10.34 Part 2: HILARY OSBORN with topics and ideas you might like to discuss and people you'd like to meet
Thurs only: a special programme from Wimbledon, on the Radio London Day, at the Merton Festival
11.20 Part 3: HELEN DICKINSON with a story for the under-5s


Unknown: Susan Barnes
Unknown: Hilary Osborn
Unknown: Helen Dickinson

: Morning Melody

Non-stop music until midday

: Capital City

London, news capital of the world, takes a look at itself

: Lunch a la Carter

Featuring Golden Oldies and music from the movies with DAVID CARTER
2.34 as Radio 1 (page 30)


Unknown: David Carter

: Travel News

: Home Run

RICHARD VAUGHAN with news, views and light music Fixed points:
5.0, 5.30, 5.55 Travel News
5.34 What's On
5.50 London Weather
5.52 Greyhound Tips
6.0 News (Radio 4)


Unknown: Richard Vaughan

: London News Desk

The Radio London news team looks back at today's events, including City news and sport

: Close-Up

: Woman in Town

Edited highlights of HILARY OSBORN 'S morning programme


Unknown: Hilary Osborn

: All That Jazz

BRIAN PRIESTLEY and DON DIVE with the latest in music and people on the jazz scene


Unknown: Brian Priestley

: Late News Desk

followed by Radio 2 (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.

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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.

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