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: Kevin Greening

Maximum music and Newsbeat from 7.30.

: Dave Pearce

Newly-extended, including the Sad Git Dilemma.

: Jo Whiley

Three hours of the best new music first, and your fantasy compilation tapes revealed in Choice Cuts.

: John Peel

Radio l's style guru John Peel adds an extra hour to his programme and provides an eclectic selection of underground music, plus Van Basten in session.


Unknown: Van Basten

: Lovegroove Dance Party with Danny Rampling

High-density house, plus the Powerplay, Easy Funky Three and Euro Mix ... and the results of the National
Lottery live at 8.03.

: Radio 1 Rap Show

Main man Tim Westwood is on the decks with the fullest and phattest hip hop flavas.


Unknown: Tim Westwood

: The Radio 1 Reggae Dancehall Nite

Goldfinger with the roughest reggae and ragga slabs.

: Essential Mix: Judge Jules

The Judge is at the controls for two solid, award-winning hours of upfront tunes.


Unknown: The Judge

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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