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: Sunday Scene

News, weather and motoring prospects. Today's" events-and some music - to give you ideas for a Sunday out

: Orange and Lemon Club

For children: with songs. quizzes, stories and guest spot Hosts MICHAEL BAUGHEN and RICHARD BEWES


Unknown: Michael Baughen
Unknown: Richard Bewes

: Sunday Scene

With news, weather forecast, motoring prospects, and more ideas for a day out

: Quest

: Guideline

For and about the blind

: Extra Time

: You Don't Have to be Jewish



Presented By: Michael Freedland

: College of Carols

A programme of carols sung by students of the Royal College of Music

: Honky-Tonk



Unknown: Charlie Gillett

: Reggae Time

STEVE BARNARD with the newest reggae, soul, and rhythm 'n' blues


Unknown: Steve Barnard

: Close-Up

JOY HATWOOD 'S guide to the new films in town and their stars


Unknown: Joy Hatwood

: Out of All Proportion

A look at the aims and possibilities of World Development Movement groups in London Introduced and produced by MICHAEL MEECH


Produced By: Michael Meech

: Celebration

A programme about living and believing
This week: Sound Out
The latest in folk, beat and gospel music by London groups Introduced by ROGER HURRELL


Introduced By: Roger Hurrell

: Something from the Dark

The first of three ghost stories at Christmas
F. Marion Crawford 's The Upper Berth


Unknown: Tom Vernon
Unknown: F. Marion Crawford

: Theatreboard

The London stage - its people, performances and new ideas Presented by joy HATWOOD


Presented By: Joy Hatwood

: Exposure

For amateur photographers with TREVOR TAYLOR


Unknown: Trevor Taylor

: Fresh Garbage

ANDY FINNEY with progressive and contemporary pop music


Unknown: Andy Finney

: Jharokha

Magazine for Hindi- and Urdu-speaking listeners

: Darpan

Magazine for Bengali-speaking listeners

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as Radio 2 (page 68) until closedown

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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.

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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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