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: Newsround

: Xchange

: Beckham Hot Shots

budding footballers get tips from the top

: Bamzooki

: Newsround

: Raven

: Newsround

: Really Wild Show

wildlife show

: UGetMe


: Really Wild Show


: Animadness

capers with Stuart Little, The Cramp Twins and Dennis the Menace

: Newsround

: ChuckleVision

comedy triple bill

: Xchange

: Rule the School

: Newsround

: Animadness

Looney Tunes, Mona the Vampire and Arthur

: Nelly Nut Live

: The Basil Brush Show

comedy with the fox and friends

: Newsround

: Kerching!

: Xchange

: Even Stevens

the family tie up loose ends before leaving town

: Newsround

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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