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: Liquid News

Celebrity news and gossip.

: Craig David: a Liquid Profile

The R 'n' B singing star who came to attention with production team Artful Dodger comes under scrutiny.

: The News Show

National and international news.

: Pure Soap

Small-screen gossip and celebrity news from the press.


Hidden-camera game show.

: American Psycho

Black comedy drama based on the bestselling satirical novel by Bret Easton Ellis and starring Christian Bale as the smooth-talking Patrick Bateman, a 1980s yuppie who turns into a ruthless killer. Mary Harron directs. Widescreen.


Novel By: Bret Easton Ellis
Unknown: Christian Bale
Unknown: Mary Harron

: Vinnie

The ex-Wimbledon footballer-turned-Hollywood star plans to take his show on the road.


Subject: Vinnie Jones

: Johnny Vaughan Tonight

Comedy chat show.

: 3 Non-Blondes

All girl comedy stunt show starring Jocelyn Jee Esien, Ninia Benjamin and Tameka Empson.


Unknown: Jocelyn Jee Esien
Unknown: Ninia Benjamin
Unknown: Tameka Empson.

: As 7pm.

: as 8.30pm

: as 11.05pm

: Britain's Closest Encounters

UFO sightings in December 1980

: as 8pm

: as 7pm

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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