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: Dragons' Den

An aspiring entrepreneur pitches detachable gloves for prams.

: The Real Hustle

An audacious hotel swindle.

: Snog Marry Avoid?

New series 1/6. Jenny Frost presents a makeover show that aims to uncover natural beauties by stripping over-styled boys and girls of their cosmetic enhancements. See page 76.


Unknown: Jenny Frost

: Gavin & Stacey

7/7; series two. Nessa goes into labour.


Gavin: Mathew Home
Stacey: Joanna Page
Smithy: James Corden
Nessa: Ruth Jones
Bryn: Rob Brydon

: Little Britain

Series one. Sebastian gets the prime minister alone in a hotel room.

: EastEnders

A surprise visitor to Abi's party leaves Tanya stunned. See page 76.
Shown at 8pm on BBC1 Soaps: page 33

: The Mighty Boosh

1/6; series three. Naboo and Bollo go on the Head Shaman's stag do, leaving Howard and Vince in charge of Nabootique.

: Family Guy

14/18; series five. The Griffins decide to start their own restaurant.
11.2515/18. The Griffins flee to Texas and move in with Lois's sister.

: Gavin & Stacey

As 9pm.

: Snog, Marry, Avoid?

As 8.30pm

: As 8pm

: As 10.30pm

: As 12.15am

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

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