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: Simon Mayo

Including True Confessions and God of the Day.

: Emma Freud

with the Lunchtime Show
Including the day's Big
Issue and at 12.30-12.45

: Mark Goodier

with Collins and Maconie
"on the case" and Batman at 3.45. Things go from bad to worse as the maniacs take over Gotham City. (For cast see Friday)

: Johnnie Walker

with Drivetlme
Including at 5.30-5.45 Newsbeat

: Evening Session

with Jo Whiley and Steve Lamacq.


Unknown: Jo Whiley
Unknown: Steve LamacQ.

: The Story of Pop

18: Soulsville USA
Alan Freeman presents a portrait of Memphis, the home of Stax Records, featuring Otis Redding ,
Rufus Thomas , Jim Stewart , Estelle Axton , Willie Mitchell , Jerry Wexler , Rich Hall ,
Steve Cropper , Duck Dunn, Booker T and David Porter. Series producer Paul Kent


Unknown: Alan Freeman
Unknown: Otis Redding
Unknown: Rufus Thomas
Unknown: Jim Stewart
Unknown: Estelle Axton
Unknown: Willie Mitchell
Unknown: Jerry Wexler
Unknown: Rich Hall
Unknown: Steve Cropper
Unknown: David Porter.
Producer: Paul Kent

: Mark Radcliffe

Music, comedy, interviews and live sessions from
Manchester's Palace of Glittering Delights.

: Lynn Parsons

: Bruno Brookes

with the Early Breakfast Show

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

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