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: as Radio 2

: Simon Bates

with The Golden Hour Part 1: 1968

: Andy Peebles

: Newsbeat

with Peter Mayne


Unknown: Peter Mayne

: Paul Burnett

including this week's new Top 40 discs and Select-a-Disc
Make your choice from Paul's personal juke-box

: Simon Bates

with The Golden Hour
Part 2 - this day through the years.

: Peter Powell

including at 5.30 Newsbeat with Peter Mayne

: Talkabout

Adrian Love chairs Radio 1's open discussion. This week:
Has Uncle Sam Moved In! What with you-know-who's fried chicken, the great American hamburger, and now telethons. Britain is beginning to look and sound more and more like America's 52nd state. At least, that's what some of the students of Hills Road Sixth-form College, Cambridge, think. Some of their colleagues, on the other hand. think we could do with more American influences in music, on television, in catering and in school.
Adrian guides them and their guests through an hour-long excursion on the Americanisation of Britain, punctuated, of course, with their own choice of records.
If you or your school or club have strong views on any subject contact Talkabout. BBC Radio 1, London WIA 4WW

: Mike Read

: John Peel

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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