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as Radio 2 (page 44)

: David Simmons

with Rush Hour. Wake up each morning to find out what's going on in and around London. Interviews, personalities, music and sport - with news, weather and travel prospects from Scotland Yard and motoring organisations every half-hour.

: Susie Barnes

with London Live
Good music, entertainment, competitions, personalities, outside broadcasts and up-to-the-minute news. Come alive with London Live, the programme that keeps you in touch with London.

: In Town



Unknown: Jenny Thompson
Unknown: Diana Rice

: Keith Yeomans's Call in

London News Desk at 12.45

: Paul Owens

with 206 Showcase. An exclusive selection of easy-listening music plus competitions.

: In the News

A chance for sixth-form students to discuss a topic in the news with someone involved. Producer MALCOLM LAYCOCK


Producer: Malcolm Laycock

: In Town

: Quest

The London churches, their social action, their faith and the issues they face.


Producer: Eric Blennerhassett

: Soul 77



Unknown: David Simmons

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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