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: Clive Warren

with the Christmas
Weekend Breakfast Show
Including between 9.30 and
9.45 The Queen

: Official UK Top 40

with Bruno Brookes.
For the first time ever, the UK Top 40 is unveiled on Christmas Day itself, counting the records in Christmas stockings from sales up to closing time on Christmas Eve.


Unknown: Bruno Brookes.

: Paris, London

As an introduction to
Classic Concerts, this documentary explores the history of the In Concert series recorded at the BBC's
Paris Theatre in Lower
Regent Street, London.
Featuring performances by Tyrannosaurus Rex, Led
Zeppelin, David Bowie , Joni Mitchell and the Jam.
Producer Kevin Howlett
Classic Concerts being on Holiday Tuesday at 11.00pm


Unknown: David Bowie
Unknown: Joni Mitchell
Producer: Kevin Howlett

: The Christmas Rock Show

Claire Sturgess introduces highlights from Donington 1994, including Aerosmith, Sepultura, Terrorvision and Headswim.


Introduces: Claire Sturgess

: Andy Kershaw

Featuring Johnny Cash , the undisputed giant of American country music, with the first airing of his performance at this year's Glastonbury Festival.


Unknown: Johnny Cash

: Lisa I'Anson

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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