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: Gary Davies

Producer Phil Ross


Producer: Phil Ross

: Dave Lee Travis

Producer Christine Boar


Producer: Christine Boar

: Adrian Juste

A Show To Go production

: David Bowie Story

A six-part series presented by Paul Gambaccini. 3: Fame
Ziggy goes to America and becomes Aladdin
Sane. Bowie recalls the rock theatre of Diamond
Dogs and the "plastic soul" of Young Americans. Producer Kevin Howlett


Presented By: Paul Gambaccini.
Producer: Kevin Howlett

: Johnnie Walker

Producer Paul Williams


Producer: Paul Williams

: The Saturday Rock Show

Presented by Alan Freeman. Producer Tony Wilson


Presented By: Alan Freeman.
Producer: Tony Wilson

: In Concert

Mike Oldfield 's Tubular
Bells II recorded at
Edinburgh last year. Producer Jeff Griffin


Unknown: Mike Oldfield
Producer: Jeff Griffin

: Buzzword

Anarchic panel game with two teams of comics in a battle of wits. Featuring
Jo Brand , Harry Hill , Pat Condell and Hattie Hayridge. Hosted by Chris & George plus a surprise mystery guest. Producer Phil Clarke


Unknown: Jo Brand
Unknown: Harry Hill
Unknown: Pat Condell
Unknown: Hattie Hayridge.
Producer: Phil Clarke

: Andy Kershaw

with sessions from The
Old Hat Dance Band and Ali Hasan Kuban. Producer Mike Hawkes


Unknown: Ali Hasan Kuban.
Producer: Mike Hawkes

: John Peel

with sessions from Rooval Oobik and Dinosaur Jnr. Producer Mike Hawkes


Unknown: Rooval Oobik
Producer: Mike Hawkes

: Lynn Parsons

Producer Jeff Smith


Producer: Jeff Smith

: Neale James

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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