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: S Club

double bill; followed by Looney Tunes

: Raven

the battle-worn warriors must follow the Dark Path, summon up the courage in the Leap of Faith and clamber up the Dragon's Roost

: S Club

nine episodes of music and fun with the S Club team

: Five Children and It

E Nesbit's classic story dramatised in six parts by Helen Cresswell. The children find that unintended wishes can have serious consequences; then think they've finally got the better of the sand fairy; and finally the children find themselves in a ghastly mess but the Sand Fairy is nowhere to be seen. The sequel The Return of the Psammead is tomorrow at 1pm


Author: E Nesbit
Dramatised by: Helen Cresswell

: Raven

the battle-worn warriors face must follow the Dark Path, summon up their courage in the Leap of Faith and clamber up the Dragon's Roost

: Xchange

: Top of the Pops Saturday

Fearne Cotton presents gossip, news and performances


Presenter: Fearne Cotton

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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