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as Radio 2 (page 28)

: David Kremer

with Sunday Scene
Music and information about what you can do and where you can go this Sunday.

: Quest

The social issues facing London's churches.

: Weekly Echo

TOM VERNON looks at the London scene, seen through the columns of some of the local papers.


Unknown: Tom Vernon

: News Extra

Radio London reporters investigate an important issue in the news affecting London.

: Michael Freedland

with You Don't Have to be Jewish
The world through Jewish eyes, but not necessarily for Jewish ears alone.

: Sportsline

Your chance to talk to a London sporting personality.

: Charlie Gillett

with Honky Tonk
The roots and shoots of rock 'n' roll.

: The B 'n' B Show

TONY Williams with reggae and the best of the Black Beat. Producer DAVID CARTER


Unknown: Tony Williams
Producer: David Carter

: Black Londoners

: The Countryside of London

Aspects of the countryside in and around the Home Counties. This week including a closer look at Tilgate Forest Crawley. Presented and produced by CHARLIE AUSTIN and PAUL OWENS


Produced By: Charlie Austin
Unknown: Paul Owens

: Holiday Scene

A consumers' guide to holidays - where to go and how to get good value for money. Presented and produced by TONY FREEMAN and FRANK DAWES


Produced By: Tony Freeman
Produced By: Frank Dawes

: The Play's the Thing

A weekly programme about amateur theatre

: John Snagge's London

The Cabinet War Rooms
The whole of Whitehall is tunnelled under by a maze of underground rooms and passages. There are said to be 23 miles of corridors and at their heart lies Winston Chur chill's secret Cabinet War Rooms. JOHN SNAGGE visits the place where some of the most vital decisions of the Second World War were taken. Producer ROGER CLARK


Unknown: Winston Chur
Unknown: John Snagge
Producer: Roger Clark

: Lud-in-the-Mist

TOM VERNON reads a forgotten fantasy by an unknown author who wrote under the name


Unknown: Tom Vernon

: In the News

MALCOLM LAYCOCK and young Londoners discuss a current topic with the people in the news.


Unknown: Malcolm Laycock

: Live and Learn

News, reviews, opinions, and advice from the world of education for parents and teachers.

: London Sounds Eastern

Music, ideas and a what's on guide from London's Asian communities.
Presented by VERNON COREA


Presented By: Vernon Corea
Producers: Keith Yeomans
Producers: Malcolm La.

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.

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