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: Chris Evans

Dan, John and the crew run for cover as 9.00 approaches.

: Simon Mayo

Two classic years from
9.00, with Mark Kermode 's film and video preview.


Unknown: Mark Kermode

: Lisa I'Anson

Including 12.30-12.45 Newsbeat and at 1.15
The Net

: Nicky Campbell

One pile of CDs. One microphone. One goatee-bearded producer. Oh - don't worry, it's just the Rebel NC and DJ Papa Freedom.

: Mark Goodier

Including 5.30-5.45
Newsbeat, 6.15 The Net, and, kicking off Radio l's Friday night handbag sequence, The Mix at 6.30

: Pete Tong's Essential Selection

Guru Pete Tong gives it maximum handbag for the weekend in prospect with the nation's biggest floorfillers, including the Essential New Tune and the Friday night hot mix.
A Wise Buddah production


Unknown: Pete Tong

: John Peel

That was his life and these are your sessions: Bob Tilton , and DJ Hell make a return visit to John's Revox tape machine, as we ask "Do you recognise THIS voice?"


Unknown: Bob Tilton

: Radio 1 Rap Show

A Justice production
8 Radio 1: get in touch by phone on Freecall [number removed]; or by fax at local rates on [number removed]. or write to Radio 1. BBC. London WIN 4DJ

: Lynn Parsons

Kicking off Radio l's weekend with Saturday's freshest music.

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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