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: Phill Jupitus's TOTP2

The comedian's first archive selection features the Members, the Fugees, Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band, Kirsty MacColl , and Blondie.


Unknown: Kirsty MacColl

: Eurovision Song Contest Semi-final

Live from Istanbul, the first ever semi-final of the international competition. By the end of the show, the 22 entrants will be whittled down to ten who'll compete in the final next Saturday (coverage begins at 8pm on BBC1). Viewers can vote by phone (calls cost 15p) or text [number removed](texts no more than 15p). Eurovision on Location, tomorrow 8.30pm Who'll get stuffed in Turkey?: p37

: Bedazzled

Comedy starring Brendan Fraser and Elizabeth Hurley. When office geek Elliott Richards says he'd do anything to go out with colleague Alison, he doesn't bank on the Devil appearing as a beautiful woman and offering to help.


Unknown: Brendan Fraser
Unknown: Elizabeth Hurley
Unknown: Elliott Richards

: Strictly Come Dancing

Eight celebrities have paired up with professional dancers to compete in a live ballroom dancing contest. They've been training hard - now's the moment of truth.

: Dreamspaces

: 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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