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: Help! My Dog's as Fat as Me

2/7. A bulldog, a rottweiller and springer spaniel are introduced to swimming, before the two losing pairs go head-to-head in the pool.

: Match of the Day Special

Live coverage of this evening's friendly encounter at Old Trafford between
Manchester United and European XI (kick-off 8.00), a match staged to commemorate two golden jubilees - the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome and United's 50 years of involvement in European competitions.

: EastEnders

: Castaway: the Last 24 Hours

New. Danny Wallace hosts coverage of the day's most memorable moments and major talking points.


Unknown: Danny Wallace

: Comic Relief Does Fame Academy

New. Sarah Cawood and Dominic Wood present behind-the-scenes gossip as the five remaining students head back in.


Unknown: Sarah Cawood
Unknown: Dominic Wood

: Family Guy

Meg asks a boy out on a date

: American Dad!

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.

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