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Live music and comedy. Producers Jonathan Ruffle and Lenny Henry


Producers: Jonathan Ruffle
Producers: Lenny Henry

: The Essential Selection

Producer Mike Hawkes


Producer: Mike Hawkes

: Julian Clary

Had any strange dreams? What is the secret of happiness? And would you approach a superstar in a supermarket? Tell Julian Clary on [number removed]. Lines open from 8.00pm. Producer Colin Swash


Unknown: Julian Clary
Producer: Colin Swash

: Friday Rock Show

Producer Tony Wilson


Producer: Tony Wilson

: Loose Talk

Stand-up comedians tackle your questions. Featuring Mark Thomas. Kevin Day and Linda Smith.
Producer Armando lannucci
• QUESTIONS to: Loose Talk. BBC Radio 1, London W 1 A 1 AA


Unknown: Mark Thomas.
Unknown: Linda Smith.

: Andy Peebles Double Bill


DJ: Andy Peebles
Producer: Phil Swern

: Paul McKenna

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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