• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: See Hear Breakfast News

With Signing. Stereo ........................

: Children's BBC Breakfast

7.30 The Perils of Penelope Pitstop
Cartoon adventures. Repeat ..........

: Blue Peter

AvisittoCBBC'sBigBash.
Shown last Friday on BBCl Stereo Subtitled.

: Charlie Chalk

Animation.
Repeatedatlpm Repeat

: Lassie

Orphan of the Wild. Lassie rescues a young OWl. Repeat ............................

: The Worried Well

A study of stress and how it manifests itself differently in people

: In the Gutter and Other Good Places

Canadian film about men who scratch a living collecting bottles and cans.

: Playdays

A look at small, medium and large.

: The Champions

Shadow of the Panther. In Haiti, Sharron is hypnotised while investigatinga death.
Written by Tony Williamson Repeat The next episode is on Wednesday at 10.25am

Contributors

Written By: Tony Williamson

: The Phil Silvers Show: The Big Scandal

Bilko hypnotises Doberman.
(Black and white) (Repeat)

: Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars

The galactic hero races to save Earth from a deadly ray in the first of a 15-part adventure. Blackandwhite Repeat

: Ken Horn's Hot Wok

Oriental dishes. Repeat Stereo Subtitled.

: Working Lunch

Business news. Stereo .......................

: Charlie Chalk

Shownat8.15am.

: Bombardier

Second World War adventure starting Pat O'Brien , Randolph Scott
Two airforce officers at training school soon get the chance to test their r opposing theories on bombing the enemy. Director Richard Wallace (1943)
Blackandwhite ♦ See Films: pages 69-76 **

Contributors

Unknown: Pat O'Brien
Unknown: Randolph Scott
Director: Richard Wallace

: Holiday Outings

John Pitman visits Fiji. First shown in Holiday.

Contributors

Unknown: John Pitman

: News

Regional News and Weather

: The Natural World

Namaqualand: Diary of Desert Garden Every so often the South African desert blooms like a garden. Narrated by Barry Paine. Repeat Stereo Subtitled ........................

Contributors

Unknown: Barry Paine.

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Today's the Day

Nostalgia quiz, with Martyn Lewis. Stereo .82

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: Ready, Steady, Cook

Fern Britton 'scookery challenge. Stereo ...66

Contributors

Unknown: Fern Britton

: Esther

Guests describe how they have coped when a loved one has gone missing, stereo.

: Going Going Gone

The antiques game show. Today's guest is Bread actor Jonathon Morris. Director John Frame: Producer Clare Sillery
Stereo 18

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathon Morris.

: Space Precinct

First in a re-run of Gerry Anderson 's science-fiction police series.
Protect and Survive. Lieutenant Patrick Brogan
and Officer Jack Haldane have transferred from New Yorkto a very different precinct on the planet Altor.
Lieutenant Patrick Brogan TED SHACKELFORD. Officer Jack Haldane
ROB YOUNGBLOOD , Officer Jane
Castle SIMONE BENDIX, Sally Brogan NANCYPAUL, Matt NIC KLEIN , Liz MEGAN OLIVE
Written by Paul Mayhew-Archer : Director John Glen
Repeat Stereo Subtitled .....................

Contributors

Unknown: Gerry Anderson
Unknown: Lieutenant Patrick Brogan
Unknown: Jack Haldane
Unknown: Lieutenant Patrick Brogan
Unknown: Ted Shackelford.
Unknown: Rob Youngblood
Unknown: Matt Nic Klein
Unknown: Liz Megan
Written By: Paul Mayhew-Archer
Director: John Glen

: As Seen on TV

Showcase screenings of reports from the children's camcorder series.
Tonight four shorts made by girls about boys, kissing and unrequited love.
ProducerChristopher Morris: Executive producer
Eric Rowan Revised repeat

Contributors

Producer: Eric Rowan

: 1914-18

The series documenting the First World Warthrough the words of those who lived through the conflict.
Slaughter. The battles of Verdun, the Somme and Passchendaele were three of the worst ofthe warwith large numbers of casualties sustained at each. Yet despite the carnage, soldiers behind the lines soughtto keep their sanity through music, sport and theatre. Narrated by Judi Dench.
STUDY PACK/ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: for details send an SAE to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Dench.

: A Week to Remember

Pathe News from 1956.
Black and white

: Horizon

The Time Lords
An investigation into claims by researchers that time travel, once the stuff of science fiction, could become science fact.
See today's choices.
Producer Judith Bunting ; Series editor John Lynch
* See Sci-Fi: page 60

Contributors

Producer: Judith Bunting
Editor: John Lynch

: Gardeners' World Take Two

Highlights from recent Gardeners' World programmes. Gay Search suggests plants for problem areas of the garden. Executive producer Tony Laryea

Contributors

Producer: Tony Laryea

: Brazen Hussies

A feature-length comedy drama, the first of three
Monday night films in a Wicked Women strand on the theme of women and power. Starring Julie Walters, Robert Lindsay
Landlady Maureen Hardcastle hires male strippers to revive her ailing pub. See today's choices.
Written by Martyn Edward Hesford
Producer Tatiana Kennedy : Director Elijah Moshinsky
See Undsay's comic strip: page 32
Followed by Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Unknown: Julie Walters
Unknown: Robert Lindsay
Unknown: Landlady Maureen Hardcastle
Written By: Martyn Edward
Producer: Tatiana Kennedy
Director: Elijah Moshinsky
Maureen Hardcastle: Julie Walters
Billy Bowmans: Robert Lindsay
Jimmy Hardcastle: Alun Armstrong
Sandra Delaney: Crissy Rock
Mr Belafonte: Jimmytarbuck
Man in the Moon: Julian Clary
Madame Zarene: Sara Kestelman
Ruby: Barbara Keogh
Robbie: Kevin Andrew
Bosco: Horace Oliver
Justin: Michael Sharp
Terry: Daniel Martin
Tiffany: Barbara Durkin
MrsAccrington: Anita Altinbas
Justin's gran: Edna Dore
Uncle Albert: John Jardine
Tina: Tabitha Wady
Wendy: Sarah Carter
Stripper with fire: Marsha Thomason
HMthe Drag Queen: Earl Grey
Nurse: William Osborne
Priest: Peter MacKriel
Busty Babs: Zoe Lucker
Justin's mother: Judi Jones
Justinsfather: Martin Oldfield
Hysterical woman: Philomena Matheson
Katrina and the Boy: Themselves
Waiter: Ian Good
Lady hairdos: Maureen Flynn
Lady hairdos: Jean Stevens
Lady hairdos: Sue Kelvin
Fat man in pub: Alan Gear

: Newsnight

With Jeremy Paxman.

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman.

: A Room with Two Views

Two people who have never met try to persuade each other of their point of view.Tonight two men discuss whether pornography is good or bad forthem.
Series producer Debbie Christie The series continues tomorrow at 11.15pm
Followed byWeatherview

Contributors

Producer: Debbie Christie

: Pride of Dress

A look at the regional dress of Drenthe in the Netherlands. (Repeat)
Followed by Weatherview

: The Midnight Hour

Political Chat Show. Stereo ............
FURTHER INFORMATION: see Ceefax page

: The Learning Zone

Open University
12.30 Buildingthe Perfect Beast-on Frankenstein. 84222 1.30 Human
Anatomy This True Book of Ours
Believing
2.00 Other Worlds; RE Collection
BBC Focus
4.00 Italia 2000 Repeat 32357 4.30
Defeating Disease Repeat 88951 5.00 Pathways to Care Repeat 63154 5.30 RCN Nursing Update
Open University
6.00 The Necessityfor History 7066222 6.25 History Witting and Unwitting Testimony
6.50 An Historian atWork
FREE LEARNING ZONE GUIDE: call (0181)








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
Continue Cancel