including this week's new Top 40 discs
Paul Burnett 's reaction to being asked about his show was immediate. ' Nicole (his wife) likes me doing it because it keeps me out of the pub at lunchtime ', he quips with an understandable mixture of regret and enthusiasm. He is, however, very happy with his ' slot' in that the hour of lunch enables listeners to ' be still' and to concentrate fully upon what he is doing, thus making the most of such spots as ' Fun at One ' and ' Pub of the Day'. and at 12.30 pm Newsbeat with Laurie Mayer
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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
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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and
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programmes, online etc.
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