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: Kevin Greening and Zoe Ball

Will they Shop 'Em or Drop 'Em? Find out here.
E MAIL: [email address removed]

: Simon Mayo

Radio l's Greatest Hits and another Afternoon Theatre with Rob and Nelson.

: Jo Whiley

The reigning queen of lunchtimes with two hours of the very best in new music.

: Mark Radcliffe

Top-flight entertainment and new music gubbins from Mark and Lard.

: Dave Pearce

Featuring today's Most
Wanted chart and 30 minutes' of uninterrupted music from
6.00 and Newsbeat at 5.45.

: Steve Lamacq - The Evening Session

Steve Lamacq presents further live tracks and cutting-edge new tunes.


Unknown: Steve LamacQ

: Live Music Update

Caroline Johnstone presents the weekly look at the live music scene.


Unknown: Caroline Johnstone

: Andy Kershaw

Musical offerings from around the globe.

: Mary Anne Hobbs

: Charlie Jordan

With Radio l's Most Wanted.

: Clive Warren

Irreverence and new music: the ideal way to start the day.

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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