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: Clive Warren

Including Newsbeat from
7.30 with Jane Bolger.
10.00 Dave Pearce
With the Recovery Session from 1.00.


Unknown: Jane Bolger.
Unknown: Dave Pearce

: Trevor Nelson's Rhythm Nation

The nation's smoothest street beats with the Grapevine, and classic tunes in the weekly Rhythm Heritage Selection.

: UK Top 40

With Mark Goodier.


Unknown: Mark Goodier.

: Big in Japan

First of three programmes in which Mark Lamarr embarks on a trip to Japan, unearthing a wealth of creativity and talent behind the teen band facade of the Japanese charts.
* John Peel: page 10


Unknown: Mark Lamarr

: Tribal Gathering: John Peel

John Peel reviews a stunning weekend for underground dance music, courtesy of the fields and tents of the Tribal Gathering at Luton Hoo.

: Andy Kershaw

With the legendary Soweto String Quartet in session.

: Mary Anne Hobbs

Fresh beats until dawn.

: Clive Warren

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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