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: Chris Evans

Britain's significantly bigger breakfast experience, with the legendary Personality or Person.

: Simon Mayo

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

: Lisa I'Anson

Including 12.30-12.45 Newsbeat and at 1.15 The Net

: Nicky Campbell

Radio 1's most polysyllabic practitioner with the best music and the Number Nine challenge with its inverted prize mechanic - lose and surrender one of your albums.

: Mark Goodier

With the news and traffic at
5.30-5.45 in Newsbeat, and at 6.15 The Net

: Evening Session

Jo Whiley and Steve Lamacq are in the Britpop vanguard with the UK's best new and live music.


Unknown: Jo Whiley
Unknown: Steve LamacQ

: Soundbite

Danny Kelly muses wistfully in the departure lounge of popular music as Mary Ann Hobbs of Loaded gets her head stuck into the reviews.
A Confederate Broadcasting production


Unknown: Danny Kelly
Unknown: Mary Ann

: Mark Radcliffe

Thursday night in ... again? Mark and Lard have nothing better to do either.

: Claire Sturgess

Including at 12.15 The Net

: Clive Warren

with the Early Breakfast Show
The UK's earliest high-octane pre-breakfast experience.

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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