• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation


: None

as Radio 2 (page 26)

: Sunday Scene

Starting with the news, London Weather Centre, and motoring prospects, plus today's events - and some music - to give you ideas for a Sunday out

: Sound Out

The latest in folk, beat and gospel music by London groups
Introduced by ROGER HURRELL


Introduced By: Roger Hurrell

: Sunday Scene

Second edition

: Quest

An examination of current issues by Christians in London

: Guideline

For and about the blind in London

: Extra Time

: You Don't Have to be Jewish

Presented by Michael FREEDLAND


Presented By: Michael Freedland

: Time to Spare

-but how to spend it? JOHN brown with some ideas for leisure-time activities

: Honky-Tonk

The Rock 'n' Roll Glory Show With CHARLIE GILLETT


Unknown: Charlie Gillett

: Reggae Time

No I Soul Brother STEVE BAR-NARD right on with the newest reggae, soul and rhythm 'n' blues

: Orange and Lemon Club

For children: songs, quizzes, stories and guest spot HOStS MICHAEL BAUGHEN and RICHARD BEWES


Unknown: Michael Baughen

: West End Central

The first of two programmes in which SYLVIA MARGOLIS spends a day in one of the world's busiest police stations


Unknown: Sylvia Margolis

: Your Child at School

A weekly report to the parents of London on developments in their children's education

: Theatreboard

: Free for All

THE REV ERIC BI.ENNERHASSETT invites you to phone him on [number removed]to raise any questions or problems about life and the way we live

: Fresh Garbage

Two hours of progressive and contemporary pop music with ANDY FINNEY


Unknown: Andy Finney

: Jharokha

A magazine for Hindi- and Urdu-speaking listeners

: Darpan

A magazine for Bengali-speaking listeners

: None

as Radio 2 (page 26) 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