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: Kevin Greening

With Newsbeat from 7.30.

: Dave Pearce

With the Sad Git Dilemma.

: Danny Baker

: Mary Anne Hobbs

With new music and listeners' compilation tapes revealed in Choice Cuts.

: John Peel

With Conscious Sounds
Collective in session. recorded live at Maida Vale.


Unknown: Maida Vale.

: Lovegroove Dance Party with Danny Rampling

Uplifting house, plus the National Lottery results live at 8.03.

: Radio 1 Rap Show

Main man Westwood is live on the decks.

: The Radio 1 Reggae Dancehall Nite

Goldfinger with the roughest reggae and ragga slabs.

: Essential Mix: Paul "Trouble" Anderson

Former Tottenham FC youth squad player Paul Anderson was instrumental in the London dance music scene in the mid-seventies and went on to become a disc jockey on pirate radio in the eighties. Now he is in demand both at home and abroad, and has a monthly residency in Italy.


Unknown: Paul Anderson

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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