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: Le flash touristique

A guide to what's on in London and elsewhere for French-speaking visitors

: Rush Hour

Join Radio London each morning. News, personalities, music, sport and complete local travel information from the RAC and Scotland Yard
News, weather and travel prospects on the hour and half-hour
6.45, 7.45, 8.45 What's on Today
6.55 Long-distance road report Editor VINCENT BOOTLE

: Woman in Town

Contact-our club for mums at home; and This Week's Personality
9.50 Listen Children With NICK HANDEL
10.2 You and Your Body
10.34 One Long Holiday For those about to retire


Unknown: Chris Mohr
Unknown: Nick Handel

: Young in Mind

11.2 Starters
Programmes for parents on the care and education of the under-fives, followed by songs, games, things to do and ideas for places to go
Anansi Folk tales about Anansi the Spiderman, told as they would be heard in the West Indies
11.34 The Thirties
The major political, economic and social issues of the decade as they affected the people who lived .through it
(If you would like to know more about the programmes, or give details of events for children, ring KEITH YEOMANS on [number removed])


Unknown: Anansi Folk
Unknown: Keith Yeomans

: Call In

Telephone DAVID SIMMONS on [number removed]with your views, pet hates and problems or talk to his studio guests live on Radio London


Unknown: David Simmons

: Richard Vaughan

Presents his stimulating mixture of topics, personalities, and music. Including today:
Holiday Scene with FRANK DAWES and TONY FREEMAN The Jobfinders
5.15 Scotland Yard Calling
5.20 What's On
5.55 Greyhound Tips


Unknown: Frank Dawes
Unknown: Tony Freeman

: London News Desk

The international, national and London news of the day

: Today in the City

The investors' guide to today's financial highlights

: Sports News

: Close Up

: Woman in Town

The best of this morning's programme

: Breakthrough

with MIKE SPARROW: radio's only rock-chat magazine; the music, the news and the topics


Radio 2 (page 40) 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.

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

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