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: Steve Wright in the Morning

Steve and the posse have a few tips on how to survive Friday the 13th, with the help of music, news and topical features.

: Simon Mayo

The Mystic Aboo predicts doom and disaster for Friday the 13th, but there's still the Golden Hour, a True Confession and today's God of the Day.


DJ: Simon Mayo

: Emma Freud

with the Lunchtime Show
Including the Big Issue,
Open to Question and the day's Big Guests.
Including at 12.30-12.45 Newsbeat

: Mark Goodier

More exciting adventures with Batman at 3.45.
(For cast see yesterday)

: Johnnie Walker

with Drivetime
Including at 5.30-5.45 Newsbeat

: Pete Tong's Essential Selection

Essential listening.

: John Peel

John celebrates the best new music from his home city of Liverpool with two Merseyside bands, Neuro Project and Pure Morning in session. JOHN PEEL'S ALBUM page 24

: Mark Tonderai

: 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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