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: Mark Radcliffe Breakfast Show

More musical delights and a feast of nonsense with the infamous duo from Manchester.

: Simon Mayo

Including the Missionary
Position and Dead or Alive?

: Jo Whiley

Music is the only item on today's agenda.

: Nicky Campbell

Fax the Afternoon Lovefeast on [number removed] and let the nation know your pain.

: Kevin Greening

Kevin Greening plays top tunes to keep the afternoons sliding by.


Unknown: Kevin Greening

: Newsbeat

The word on the world.

: Evening Session

Steve Lamacq is joined by stand-up comedian Eddie Izzard to present the last programme of the week.


Unknown: Steve LamacQ
Unknown: Eddie Izzard

: Movie Update

Mark Kermode reports from the Cannes Film Festival.


Unknown: Mark Kermode

: John Peel

Winding up the week with top tunes from the big black box.

: Mary Anne Hobbs

Including An American Werewolf in London.

: Dave Pearce

Dave Pearce is on the decks for three hours of floor-fillers.


Unknown: Dave Pearce

: 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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