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: Steve Wright in the Morning

Introducing Richard Easter , comedy writer and man of a thousand voices, with his
Unsigned Band slot.


Unknown: Richard Easter

: Simon Mayo

Including the hits and headlines of two classic years in the Golden Hour,
True Confessions at 11.00, and the celebrity God of the Day at 11.45.

: Lynn Parsons

with the Lunchtime Show
Including at 12.30-12.45 Newsbeat

: Nicky Campbell

with Drivetime
Including at 5.30-5.45
Newsbeat and a special look behind the headlines with the Newsbeatteam.

: Pete Tong's Essential Selection

with the Club Country
Update, the Essential New Tune, and the IFM Cool
Cuts Chart.

: John Peel

John goes for tribal techno sounds in a rub-a-dub style tonight, with four specially recorded tracks from London band Drum Club.

: Mark Tonderai

with celebrity Guest Talk, the 15-minute Mastermix, plus the British Soul

: Neale James

Featuring those golden grooves from the 70s in the Old Rave slot, plus today's best tunes.

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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