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: Liquid News

Including Celebdaq Daily Update. Followed by War: Have Your Say


Hidden-camera game show.

: The News Show

National and international update.

: Pure Soap

Small-screen gossip and celebrity news. EMAIL: PureSoapTV@bbc.co.uk

: Johnny Vaughan Tonight

Repeated chat show.

: The Fight... Bovey v Gervais

Comic actor Ricky Gervais swaps the office suit for a pair of boxing gloves as he enters the ring with Anthea Turner's husband, Grant Bovey, in a celebrity bout staged last year for charity. Followed by War: Have Your Say


Unknown: Ricky Gervais
Unknown: Grant Bovey

: EastEnders

The latest from Albert Square.
Shown at 7.30pm on BBC1.
Should soaps perform a social function?: page 59

: The Bachelor

Love-seeking 30-something David Donald is joined by two close friends to help him assess the remaining eight contenders.


Unknown: David Donald

: Love for Sale

Dennis Hof, a big wheel in the brothel world, holds a party.

: Johnny Vaughan Tonight


: as 7pm

: Resistance

: as 11.30pm

: as 10.30pm

: 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.

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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