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: Dave Pearce

: Mark Goodier

The best music from the last three decades, along with another continuous mix of classic songs not heard in ages in Total Recall.

: Claire Sturgess

With music more tempting than a roast dinner.

: Collins and Maconie's Hit Parade

Award-winning critics Andrew Collins and Stuart Maconie chew the fat about the week's new releases with guest critics and pop stars.


Unknown: Andrew Collins
Unknown: Stuart MacOnie

: UK Top 40

The weekly countdown of the nation's hit singles.

: Big in Japan

First of a three-part series in which Mark Lamarr goes on a trip to Japan to discover what is hip and happening on their music scene. In this edition: the Tokyo club scene. Repeat


Unknown: Mark Lamarr

: In Concert: Gene

Recorded live at London's
Royal Albert Hall.

: Stuart Maconie

Stuart Maconie 's second appearance of today, playing the freshest sounds on CD.


Unknown: Stuart MacOnie

: Trevor Nelson

A smooth mix of new and hit music.

: 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.

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