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: Nicky Campbell

Start your music weekend here

: Peter Powell

with non-stop pop music

: Mike Read

A Saturday morning Read-in Producer TED BESTON


Producer: Ted Beston

: Adrian Juste

with music and madness Producer MALCOLM BROWN


Producer: Malcolm Brown


2.00 3.00 Celluloid
Introduced by Steve Wright 2: Teenage Heaven
Cliff Richard is the guide through an era when the first British rock movies were made, Elvis found himself in a series of second-rate travelogues, films followed the fads of surfln' and twistin', and pop musicals like Summer Holiday were all-round family entertainment. Researched by JOHN SUGAR Producer KEVIN HOWLETT
(Re-broadcast on Thursday at
4.00 5.00 The New
American Chart Show with Laura Gross reporting direct by satellite from Los Angeles.
6.30 7.30 In Concert featuring Echo and the Bunnymen recorded at the Empire, Liverpool. '' Producer MARK RADCLIFFE
Not only this, but also the finest music on album and compact disc, classic tracks, new discoveries and chart LPs. Producer JEFF GRIFFIN


Introduced By: Steve Wright
Unknown: Cliff Richard
Producer: Kevin Howlett
Unknown: Laura Gross
Producer: Mark Radcliffe
Producer: Jeff Griffin

: Robbie Vincent

with essential rhythms to keep you on the move. The cream of the soul, jazz, funk and fusion cuts from Britain and the hottest of the hot from the States too. The ultimate radio rhythm buster.


Producer: Mike Hawkes

: Mark Goodier

Today's music tonight! Producer TED BESTON


Producer: Ted Beston

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.

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