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: as Radio 2

: Susie Barnes and John Waite

with Rush Hour
Ne#s, information, what's on and good music. Editor DAVID EDWARDS


Editor: David Edwards

: Tony Fish

with London Live
People and events that matter to Londoners - and help with your problems. Producer GIBB MCCALL


Producer: Gibb McCall

: Robbie Vincent

with Call In
Telephone [number removed]with your views, pet hates and problems or talk to the studio guest.
London News Desk at 1.0

: Paul Owens

with 206 Showcase
Plenty of music, dedications and competitions

: Home Run

Music, guests, news, travel every quarter of an hour, weather, racing results, competitions and what's on. London News Desk at 5.0 and 6.0

: Mike Sparrow

with Look, Stop, Listen
The arts team. MIKE SPAR ROW, CHRIS DE SOUZA, DAVID MCGILLIVRAY and SARAH DUNANT. look at the arts and entertainments in town tonight...


Unknown: Mike Spar
Unknown: David McGillivray
Unknown: Sarah Dunant.

: Black Londoners

with ALEX PASCALL. Let him hear your ideas and what you're up to on [number removed]or in the post.


Unknown: Alex Pascall.
Producers: Malcolm Laycock
Producers: Keith Yeomans

: Breakthrough

9.45 Raver's What's On


Unknown: Mike Sparrow

: David Kremer

with Late Night London
Your chance to air your views on [number removed]

: Question Time

from the House of Commons

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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