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: Fame Academy Live

What's happening at the talent school right now? (W)

: Liquid News

Celebrity magazine. (W)

: Fame Academy on Three

A live update. (W) More live coverage at 9.40pm

: Platinum

Double-crosses rock the record companies of the Rhames brothers and their rival Max. Last in the series of the hip-hop drama. (S) (W)

: Fame Academy Live

More real-time action. (W)

: EastEnders

Shown at 8pm on BBC1. (S) (W)

: 3 Non-Blondes

Hidden-camera pranks. (S) (W)

: Paul and Pauline Calf's Cheese and Ham Sandwich

Comedy with Steve Coogan's philosophising lager lout Paul and his sister. (S) (W)


Paul/Pauline Calf: Steve Coogan

: The BBC3 New Comedy Awards

Jo Brand comperes the first of six nightly heats, ahead of next Sunday's final, showcasing the talents of Britain's finest new comedians. (W) TO VOTE: text the word "winner" and the name of your choice to [number removed]


Presenter: Jo Brand

: as 8pm

: as 8.30pm

: as 11.30pm


: Human Race


: Would Like to Meet


: as 8pm

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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