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: Saturday Scene

News, full London weather forecast, and motoring prospects. places you can go and people you can meet this Saturday. plus weekend sport
7.30 Good Fishing
8.45 The London Gardener With JOHN WARREN


Unknown: John Warren

: From Nine till Eleven

In the company of STAN CHIDGEY and JENNY THOMPSON , talking with you and playing your music


Unknown: Jenny Thompson

: Shindig

A Saturday club for all Londoners aged 7-13. Come to the studios and join your host, NICK. HUGHES

: Read All About It

A weekly review of the latest in children's books


Unknown: Jeanine McMullen

: It's Saturday

ROBBIE VINCENT with competitions, records and things
Dedications please, on [number removed]


Unknown: Robbie Vincent

: Close Up

Radio London's guide to the new films in town

: The Other Programme

PAUL OWEN with music all the afternoon


Unknown: Paul Owen

: News; Football Results

League, non-league and senior amateur results

: None

as 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.

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
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