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: Chris Evans

Live and unleashed with the Closet Classic and Newsbeat.

: Simon Mayo

Two classic years in the original Golden Hour from 9.00.

: Lisa I'Anson

Including Newsbeat at 12.30 and the Soul Classic at 1.40.

: Nicky Campbell

An afternoon of Teasing
Topicality - fax through your suggestions on local rate [number removed].

: Mark Goodier

Including 60 minutes of hits in the Chart Hour from 4.00-5.00.

: Evening Session

Jo Whiley and Steve Lamacq have the UK's best new music.


Unknown: Jo Whiley
Unknown: Steve LamacQ

: John Peel's Classic Radio 1 Sessions

1: Limited Edition. A look at the new music brought to the fore by the UK's independent music labels. The Smiths are featured in session, plus
Louise Wener from Sleeper in conversation.


Unknown: Louise Wener

: Mark Radcliffe

Dark doings in Manchester with the best underground tunes and Boy Lard.
* Face behind the Voice: page 13

: 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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