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: Doctor Who: 9/13: The Empty Child

Series one. The Doctor and Rose land in London during the Second World War, where they find a youngster terrorising homeless children.
See panel [web address removed]

: Doctor Who Confidential: 9/13

Series one. The evolution of the series' special effects.

: The Real Hustle on Holiday: 10/10

Paul Wilson demonstrates a particularly crooked fairground game.
Shown last Thursday


Presenter: Paul Wilson

: Underage and Pregnant: 2/6

A teenager from Kent is diagnosed with depression, and a mother from Stoke has typical teenage concerns.
Repeated tomorrow at 1.45am

: Britain's Most Embarrassing Parents

Kirsten O'Brien looks at the lives of ten families across the UK and hears from the children who have been brought up in them.
See panel
Repeated on Friday at 10.30pm


Presenter: Kirsten O'Brien

: EastEnders

A dark figure from Libby's past reappears.
Shown at 8pm on BBC1
Soaps: page 30

: Little Britain: 4/6

Series three. Emily and Florence hit the town on a hen night.

: Family Guy

Series three. Peter tries to rebuild a dispirited Joe's self-confidence.

: Family Guy

Brian is convicted of drink-driving and has to look after an old woman.

: As 9pm.

: as 8.30pm

: as 8pm

: as 1.15am

: as 7.45pm

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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