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: Steve Wright in the Morning

Join Wrighty and the Posse, together with the Newsagent and Voiceover Man.

: Simon Mayo

from the opening day of this year's Clothes Show Live exhibition at the NEC
And including
Mark Kermode with his weekend film and video review.


Unknown: Mark Kermode

: Emma Freud

with the Lunchtime Show and another chance to test the Newsbeat team in Open to Question
And at 12.30-12.45

: Mark Goodier

Including at 3.45
Superman: Doomsday and Beyond
"You stole that shield and uniform!"
For cast see Monday

: Nicky Campbell

with Drivetime
Including at 5.30-5.45 Newsbeat

: Pete Tong's Essential Selection

with the hippest tunes providing a crucial musical start to the weekend.

: John Peel

Courtney Love 's dramatic appearance at Reading 94 with her band Hole was one of the most talked-about events of the year. Tonight John Peel presents the first airing of that concert in full.


Unknown: Courtney Love
Unknown: John Peel

: Mark Tonderai

: Neale James

with the Saturday Early 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

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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