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: Jenny Costello

Radio 1's newest and youngest recruit with music and chat.


Presenter: Jenny Costello

: Dave Lee Travis

: Adrian Juste

Producer Malcolm Brown


Producer: Malcolm Brown

: Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?

The last of the series in which Charlotte Greig charts the history of the classic girl vocal groups. This week the 80s, including Sister Sledge, Bananarama, Salt 'n' Pepa and En Vogue. Producer Mike Hawkes


Producer: Mike Hawkes

: The Saturday Sequence

with Richard Skinner.
Including a look at the American charts. Producer Phil Ross


Unknown: Richard Skinner.
Producer: Phil Ross

: Mary Whitehouse's Best Experiences So Far

To launch a new series of The Mary Whitehouse Experience, the first of three compilations from earlier shows.
With Rob Newman ,
David Baddiel , Punt and Dennis and others. Producer Harry Thompson


Unknown: Mary Whitehouse
Unknown: Rob Newman
Unknown: David Baddiel
Producer: Harry Thompson

: The Saturday Rock Show

with Alan Freeman Producer Tony Wilson


Unknown: Alan Freeman
Producer: Tony Wilson

: In Concert

Was Not Was, recorded at Milton Keyes Bowl earlier this month. Producer Pete Ritzema


Producer: Pete Ritzema

: John Peel

Producer John Walters

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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