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: Chris Evans

A bigger breakfast experience, with the breakfast show biggie, Ginger Loans and the Personality or Person.

: Simon Mayo

With the Golden Hour from
9.00. Plus the coming of the God of the Week in a shower of thunderbolts.

: Lisa I'Anson

Lunchtime's funkiest flavour, including 12.30-12.45 Newsbeat and at 1.15 The Net

: Nicky Campbell

Autumnal nectar-sipping with the Gods continued.

: Mark Goodier

High-density entertainment for the afternoon drive, with Newsbeat at 5.30-5.45 and The Net at 6.15

: Evening Session

Jo Whiley and Steve Lamacq with the UK's best new and live music and the latest from Paris on the Europe Music Awards.


Unknown: Jo Whiley
Unknown: Steve LamacQ

: Soundbite

Danny Kelly digs, dissects and divulges the world of musicology, with Saturday afternoon sparring partner Danny Baker taking a seat in the review corner.
A Confederate Broadcasting production


Unknown: Danny Kelly
Unknown: Danny Baker

: Mark Radcliffe

Mark Radcliffe and Lard with music, cult books, comedy, poetry and cuppatee.


Unknown: Mark Radcliffe

: Claire Sturgess

Including at 12.15 The Net

: Clive Warren

with the Early Breakfast Show
The UK's earliest breakfast.

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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