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: Mark Radcliffe

Phone the Boy Lard for free on [number removed] and give him a piece of your mind.

: Kevin Greening

with the best in new releases and a fine selection of tracks from the past three decades in the 11.33.

: Jo Whiley

with the finest new music.

: Nicky Campbell

Fax your suggestions for the Teasingly Topical Triple Tracker for the price of a local call on [number removed].

: Mark Goodier

Featuring the R 'n' B chart countdown.

: Evening Session

Jo Whiley and Steve Lamacq introduce another classic
Session, featuring live tracks and the best sounds.


Unknown: Jo Whiley
Unknown: Steve LamacQ

: Changesnowbowie

Radio 1 marks David Bowie's 50th birthday with this hour-long special featuring exclusive acoustic performances of classic tracks, new material from his forthcoming album and the man himself answering questions from those he has influenced over the years.


Subject/Musician: David Bowie

: Stuart Maconie

The venue: Manchester's
Studio 5. The host: Stuart Maconie.


Unknown: Stuart MacOnie.

: Clive Warren

with the finest new music and a look at the day's papers.

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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