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: Chris Evans

The best new music, travel news, Newsbeat with Tina Ritchie , and three hot songs into 9.00.


Unknown: Tina Ritchie

: Simon Mayo

Including the daily Golden Hour from 9.00,
Confessions, and the Dead or Alive Challenge on Freecall [number removed].

: Lisa I'Anson

Including Newsbeat from
12.30-12.45, and at 1.15
The Net.

: Nicky Campbell

With the Number Nine
Challenge - list nine items from a gaggle of options and receive nine albums.

: Mark Goodier

High density entertainment. with the Newsbeat late report at 5.30-5.45, and the nightly Drive-In at 6.00.

: Evening Session

Steve Lamacq with Radio 1's award-winning home of new and live music.


Unknown: Steve LamacQ

: Cling film with Mark Kermode and Mary Ann Hobbs

Films, videos and on-set reports, and a Night in Casablanca for a cinematic guest.

: Mark Radcliffe

With Mark Radcliffe , Lard, assorted poets and comedians, plus Cowboy Junkies in session.


Unknown: Mark Radcliffe

: Wendy Lloyd

Maximum music overnight, with no-nonsense entertainment news at
12.15 in The Net.

: Clive Warren

A slick early morning music mix, with the choicest cuts from the morning's press.

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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