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: Playground

Presented by David Rider including
Keith Chegwin 's Postbag Producer TED BESTON Send your letters to: Playground Postbag, BBC Radio 1,
London W1A 4WW


Presented By: David Rider
Unknown: Keith Chegwin
Producer: Ted Beston

: Tony Blackburn

with Junior Choice
Producer DON GEORGE Your requests, on postcards please, to:
Junior Choice, BBC Radio 1. London W1A 4WW


Producer: Don George

: Steve Wright


Producer: Ron Belchier

: Adrian Juste



Unknown: Dave Price

: A King in New York

Jonathan King with his personal view of American events.


Producer: Stuart Grundy

: Paul Gambaccini

with America's best-selling albums and singles and from 3.00 a countdown of the US Top 30.


Producer: Trevor Dann

: Walters' Weekly

John Walters looks at aspects of entertainment, leisure and the arts.


Producers: Chris Ltcett
Producers: John Walters

: Rock On

Music, news, interviews and more music, with full coverage of the national and international rock scene, introduced by Tommy Vance


Introduced By: Tommy Vance
Producer: Pete Ritzema

: In Concert

featuring Ultravox
Although ULTRAVOX have been acknowledged as a major influence by many synthesiser-based bands, success in Britain in their own right has eluded them. They create a sophisticated, less computerised sound than similar bands, and with their latest chart single ' Vienna ', look set to repeat the sell-out success they received in America. Producer JEFF GRIFFIN


Producer: Jeff Griffin

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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