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: Bill Rennells

: Derek Jameson

Morning! Morning!
Featuring a Good Neighbour from Bristol

: Ken Bruce

: Jimmy Young

with Dr Bill Dolman answering listeners' medical queries


Unknown: Dr Bill Dolman

: David Jacobs

: Gloria Hunniford

and a Good Neighbour from Cleveland

: Adrian Love

: John Dunn

including at 6.45 on MWonly Sport and Classified Results

: Robert Parker's A to Z of Jazz

An alphabetical survey of classic jazz in 26 parts, featuring original recordings in high-quality stereo sound.
7: 'D' is for the Dorsey brothers, Johnny Dodds , Cow Cow
Davenport, Wild Bill Davison and a 1926 recording by the Dixieland Jug Blowers.
(A digital recording from Vintage
Productions of Sydney, Australia) (R)


Unknown: Johnny Dodds
Unknown: Bill Davison

: Steve Race Presents the Radio Orchestra Show

Anthony Randall conducts the BBC Radio Orchestra led by MICHAEL TOMALIN
Vocal guest Elaine Delmar with the BBC Radio Strings conducted by Leon Young Producer RAY HARVEY


Unknown: Anthony Randall
Unknown: Elaine Delmar
Conducted By: Leon Young
Producer: Ray Harvey

: Ray Charles

Dave Gelly gives his appraisal of a distinguished recording career.
9.55 Sports Desk
10.00 FM joins Radio 1


Unknown: Dave Gelly

: The Impressionists

Ray Alan (by kind permission of Lord Charles) cordially invites you to join him in a programme of voices and noises starring
Peter Goodwright
Brian Coshall , Johnny More and Hilary O'Neil
Musical impressions by the RONNIE PRICE TRIO


Unknown: Ray Alan
Unknown: Peter Goodwright
Unknown: Brian Coshall
Unknown: Johnny More
Unknown: Hilary O'Neil
Written By: Ray Alan
Unknown: Alan Whiting
Producer: Richard Willcox

: The Law Game

How well do you know the law? Chairman Shaw Taylor asks Alfred Marks, June Whitfield and Alan Titchmarsh to give their verdicts on some intriguing law cases. With John Baddeley
Diana Olsson and Paul Sirr Devised and written by BRAD ASHTON


Unknown: Shaw Taylor
Unknown: June Whitfield
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown: John Baddeley
Unknown: Diana Olsson
Unknown: Paul Sirr
Written By: Brad Ashton
Producer: Lissa Evans

: Brian Matthew

presents Round Midnight
12.00 FM rejoins Radio 2

: Steve Madden

presents Nightride with music and company to speed away the dark hours

: Colin Berry

The Early Show

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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