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: as Radio 2

: Ed Stewart

Also on VHF with Junior Choice
(Requests, on postcards please, to ' Junior Choice,' BBC, London WIA 4WW)


Producer: Don George

: Paul Burnett



Producer: Mike Hawkes

: Jimmy Savile

1.0 The Double Top Ten Show
2.9Savile'sTravels Producer TED BESTON


Producer: Ted Beston

: The Dave Lee Travis Request Show



Producer: Pete Ritzema

: Insight

People and developments that have influenced pop music.
This week: The leader who survived - Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull
Introduced by ALAN BLACK Producer JEFF GRIFFIN


Unknown: Ian Anderson
Unknown: Jethro Tull
Introduced By: Alan Black
Producer: Jeff Griffin

: Tom Browne

Also on VHF with the Top 20


Producer: Mike Hawkes

: Sunday Sport

Introduced by Ed Stewart
Motor Racing: The West German Grand Prix. BARRIE GILL reports from Nurburgring.
Cricket: reports on the day's top matches in the John Player League, plus highlights and scores from the other games.
Golf: TOM SCOTT reports on the German Open Championship.
Motor Cycling: the Finnish round of the Formula 750 Championship. CHRIS CARTER reports from Hameenlina - and looks ahead to next weekend's John Player Grand Prix.
Cycling: news of the Coca-Cola Professional Grand Prix in Birmingham from HUGH PORTER. A Radio Sports Unit production


Introduced By: Ed Stewart
Unknown: Barrie Gill
Unknown: Tom Scott
Unknown: Chris Carter
Unknown: Hugh Porter.

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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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