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: Gary Davies

with the Weekend
Breakfast Show

: Claire Sturgess

with the Saturday Morning Show.

: Adrian Juste

A Show to Go production

: In Session

Bowie at the Beeb. Bob Harris presents a selection of the tracks recorded exclusively for the BBC by David Bowie - from his first session in 1967 to the live session by Tin Machine in 1991.


Unknown: Bob Harris
Unknown: David Bowie

: Johnnie Walker

: The Saturday Rock Show

Presented by Alan Freeman.


Presented By: Alan Freeman.

: In Concert

James recorded at London's
Town and Country Club. Producer Jeff Griffin


Producer: Jeff Griffin

: Jeremy Hardy Speaks to the Nation

With Steven Frost and Debbie Isitt.
A Pozzitive production


Unknown: Steven Frost
Unknown: Debbie Isitt.

: Andy Kershaw

In session, New Orleans guitar legend Earl King, and Remmy Ongala and Orchestra Super Matimila - from Tanzania.


Unknown: Remmy Ongala

: John Peel

In session Scrawl, from Columbus, Ohio, and Anhrefn with guest vocalist Margi Clarke.


Unknown: Margi Clarke.

: Lynn Parsons

: 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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