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: Chris Evans

: Simon Mayo

Featuring the Golden Hour from 9.00-10.00

: Lisa I'Anson

Maximum music, with Newsbeat from
12.30-12.45 and at 1.15 The Net

: Mark Goodier

Heavy-duty entertainment and the most music, including the late edition of Newsbeat at 5.30-5.45 the Drive-in at 6.00 and The Net at 6.15 with the nightly hot mix from 6.30

: Evening Session

Steve Lamacq and Jo Whiley with Radio l's new and live music, and your last chance to vote for Radio l's Best
Session at January's Brat Awards. This week the repeat sessions are from Rancid and Sleeper.


Unknown: Steve LamacQ
Unknown: Jo Whiley

: Cling Film with Mark Kermode and Wendy Lloyd

The movie world wrapped up like a Christmas present. Evan Dando and Debbie Harry line up for Heavy, while nature calls for Jim Carrey in Ace Ventura 2. All this, plus the best Yuletide videos.

: Mark Radcliffe

A man called Mark, a producer called Lis and a boy called Lard hang up a stocking full of pro-celebrity northern attitude.

: Wendy Lloyd

Including at 12.15 The Net

: Clive Warren

with the Early Breakfast
Show. Wake up to Warren, with the slickest early morning package.

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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