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: Mark Radcliffe

Radcliffe and Lard celebrate the arrival of the weekend.

: Simon Mayo

Simon Mayo 's last attempt of the week to elevate a long lost song to stardom. Fax the studio on [number removed].


Unknown: Simon Mayo

: Jo Whiley

Friday lunch, and time to let everyone know what the plan is for the weekend in Where's the Party At?

: Nicky Campbell

Playing the best new music. and devising today's Teasingly Topical Triple Tracker.

: Kevin Greening

Kevin Greening starts to hot things up for the Rhythm of Friday Night.


Unknown: Kevin Greening

: Newsbeat

The word on the world.

: Pete Tong - Essential Selection

The dance master is on the decks for the hottest house around.

: One in the Jungle

It's a jungle thing.

: Radio 1 Rap Show

Rap and hip-hop, presided over, as ever, by Westwood.

: Charlie Jordan

The finest music mix.

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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