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: Gary King

: Simon Mayo

with Rod McKenzie and Dianne Oxberry


Unknown: Rod McKenzie
Unknown: Dianne Oxberry

: Simon Bates

: The Radio 1 Roadshow

with Mark Goodier at Queen's Links, Aberdeen.
With special guest Betty Boo.


Unknown: Mark Goodier
Unknown: Betty Boo.

: Newsbeat

with Ian Parkinson


Unknown: Ian Parkinson

: Gary Davies

Including at 1.00 the Top 20 American chart.

: Steve Wright in the Afternoon

Today's Star-a-Gram is ... Marlon Brando.

: News 90

with Eleanor Oldroyd and Allan Robb


Unknown: Eleanor Oldroyd
Unknown: Allan Robb

: Jakki Brambles

: Rob and Dave's Comedy Phone-in

with Rob Newman and David Baddiel.
Calling Britain's exhibitionists!
Phone in, act the goat and win a prize.
Producer Harry Thompson


Unknown: Rob Newman
Unknown: David Baddiel.
Producer: Harry Thompson

: John Peel

: Nicky Campbell

Goes into the Night

: Bob Harris

Featuring Bob Geldof and the Vegetarians of Love in session.


Unknown: Bob Geldof

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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