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: Kevin Greening

with the Weekend
Breakfast Show

: Danny Baker

with the Weekend Morning Show
Funny stories, perplexing questions and great music. Call in on [number removed].

: Superman, the Story So Far

A chance to catch up on this week's adventures of the man from Krypton, and hear some super hits. (For cast see Friday)

: Andy Kershaw

In session today are Oxford-based Dr Didg, who provide a didgeridoo-based psychedelic dance groove.

: John Peel

Live from the Reading
Festival with music from
Rev Horton Heat.


Unknown: Rev Horton Heat.

: Johnnie Walker

Including at 9.00 In Concert. Featuring James, the indie band which has risen to new heights with the US success of their latest album
Laid, following on the heels of their best-selling hit single Sit Down.

: Mark Tonderai

: Essential Mix

A special Notting Hill Carnival edition with essential mixer Norman Jay. A West End production


Unknown: Norman Jay.

: Chill Out Zone

Annie Nightingale with music for the after-club set.


Unknown: Annie Nightingale

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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