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Listings

: Chris Stuart

including the Olympics: the closing stages of the dressage - first phase of equestrianism's three-day event.

: Derek Jameson

: Emlyn Hughes

: Jimmy Young

with Dr Mike Smith answering listeners' medical queries

Contributors

Unknown: Dr Mike Smith

: David Jacobs

: Gloria Hunniford

including The Story behind the Song with today's guest songwriter

: Joe Brown

: John Stalker

including at 6.45 on MWonly
Sport and Classified Results

: Steve Race Presents the Radio Orchestra Show

Stanley Black conducts the BBC Radio Orchestra led by MICHAEL TOMALIN
Vocal guest Salena Jones with the BBC Radio Strings conducted by Barry Forgie Plus classic album tracks Producer RAY HARVEY

Contributors

Unknown: Salena Jones
Conducted By: Barry Forgie
Producer: Ray Harvey

: This Was Maurice Chevalier

Daniel Pageon presents the second of three programmes exploring the life and loves of one of France's best-known entertainers, who was born on 12 September 1888.
This week: Chevalier the Performer
With comments from BILLY WILDER
MERLE OBERON , LEO ROBIN , BILLY MILTON. LESUE CARON and ROUBEN MAMOULIAN , plus the Voice of Chevalier himself and Written by CHARLES CASTLE Compiled and produced bv ANTHONY WILLS

Contributors

Unknown: Daniel Pageon
Unknown: Billy Wilder
Unknown: Merle OBEron
Unknown: Leo Robin
Unknown: Billy Milton.
Unknown: Lesue Caron
Unknown: Rouben Mamoulian
Written By: Charles Castle
Unknown: Anthony Wills
Mistinguett: Ellis Hill

: Sports Desk

: The Grumbleweeds

in Do Not Adjust Your Set
What a terrible time for Uncle Rubbish's old telly to pack in. He was really looking forward to watching it tonight - snooker isn't on! Written and produced by MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

Contributors

Produced By: Mike Craig

: Strike a British Note

Who Needs Hollywood?
John Benson explores the rich vein of songs and music from British films, and has a few tales to tell....
Additional material LYN FAIRHURST Producer ANDY wilson

Contributors

Unknown: John Benson

: Brian Matthew

including the Olympics:
12.00 Women's hockey with BRITAIN V ARGENTINA, plus the start of the three-day event cross-country phase

: Patrick Lunt

presents Nightride including the Olympics: the second day of swimming finals, with further hockey and three-day event action.

: Bill Rennells

The Early Show including the Olympics: swimming finals and three-day event action continue.








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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