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: Jeff Buckley's Rock Shrine

The singer-songwriter's fans congregate at Memphis Zoo, next to the tiger enclosure. Nick Drake is tomorrow at 7.15pm

: SAS: Are You Tough Enough?

Having been on the run for 24 hours, the volunteers must now resist interrogation. Continues tomorrow at 7.30pm

: Liquid News

The hottest showbiz gossip. Followed by Celebdaq Daily Update

: What Not to Wear

Comedian David Baddiel opens his wardrobe and his mind to Trinny and Susannah's advice.


Subject: David Baddiel

: Sex, Lies and Michael Aspel

Could the apparently respectable chat show host really have had countless affairs with high-profile women?


Subject: Michael Aspel

: EastEnders

Shown at 8pm on BBC1.

: Little Britain

Bizarre comedy sketches.

: Monkey Dust

Provocative animated skits. A new episode tomorrow at 9.30pm

: Gimme Gimme Gimme

Linda's old borstal warden camps out in the garden.

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: as 9pm

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: Brief History


: Art and the City: New York


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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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