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: Dave Lee Travis


DJ: Dave Lee Travis
Producer: Dave Atkey

: Simon Bates


DJ: Simon Bates
Producer: Ron Belchier

: Paul Burnett

meets some London Radio 1 fans when he broadcasts from the Roadshow caravan at Guildhall, City of London
Including at 12.30 pm Newsbeat with Laurie Mayer


DJ: Paul Burnett
Newsreader: Laurie Mayer
Producer: Malcolm Brown

: Tony Blackburn

Plus National Pop Panel


DJ: Tony Blackburn
Producer: Paul Williams

: Kid Jensen

including at 5.30 pm Newsbeat with Laurie Mayer


DJ: Kid Jensen
Newsreader: Laurie Mayer
Producer: Dave Tate

: Stayin' Alive

Kid Jensen introduces a programme on all aspects of living a full, rewarding and healthy life. With Dr Alan Maryon Davis and Alison Rice.


Presenter: Kid Jensen
Expert: Dr Alan Maryon Davis
Expert: Alison Rice
Producer: Dave Tate

: Andy Peebles

including a special recording of last night's concert from the London Palladium, featuring Leo Sayer and the finalists of Kid Jensen's Band of Hope and Glory contest.


DJ: Andy Peebles
Singer: Leo Sayer
Producer: Jeff Griffin

: Newsbeat

with Peter Mayne


Newsreader: Peter Mayne

: John Peel


DJ: John Peel
Producer: John Walters

: as Radio 2

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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