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: Chris Stuart

: Derek Jameson

: Ken Bruce

: Jimmy Young

today with Bryant Marriott,
Controller of Radio 2 (above) answering questions sent in by listeners concerning BBC Radio.

: David Jacobs

: Gloria Hunniford

Today is phone-in day - your opportunity to put a question to Gloria's expert.
Ring [number removed]between
2.00 and 2.45.

: Adrian Love

: John Dunn

including at 6.45
Sport and Classified Results

: Jim Lloyd

with Folk on 2. Featuring one-time Planxty member Christy Moore in concert, and Fairport
Convention's Martin Allcock with Kieran Halpin.
Producer GEOFFREY HEWITT BBC Pebble Mill


Unknown: Christy Moore
Unknown: Martin Allcock
Unknown: Kieran Halpin.
Producer: Geoffrey Hewitt

: Genghis Khan Was a Cowboy Too

Hank Wangford wanders further back in time to explore a much-debated myth: did
Genghis like Tex Ritter , did he ride the lone prairie, and did he love his ma? Find out how
Genghis gave the West a foot in the stirrup, but forgot to tighten the girth.


Unknown: Hank Wangford
Unknown: Tex Ritter
Producer: Neil George

: Listen to the Band

Roy Newsome presents the weekly entertainment programme for lovers of band music.
This week the Band of the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall
Director of Music Lt Col Frank Renton, RA
BBC North East

9.55 Sports Desk


Presenter: Roy Newsome
Unknown: Lt Col Frank Renton
Producer: Antony Askew

: A Slight Case of Murdoch

Eight programmes in which
Richard Murdoch chats to a live audience about his 60 years in show business, and sings them some of his singular songs. 5: In Flew ENSA


Unknown: Richard Murdoch
Piano: Ronnie Bridges.
Unknown: Michael Pointon
Producer: Edward Taylor

: No Strings Attached

Maybe not, but the five voices of renowned American group Sweet Honey in the Rock deliver their message with enough passion and power to prick even the most complacent social conscience.
Producer DAVE SHANNON BBC Manchester


Producer: Dave Shannon

: Hubert Gregg

says Thanks for the Memory to you, and adds a few reminiscences of his own. Producer viv BLACK

: Brian Matthew

presents Round Midnight. Producers ANTHONY WILLS


Producers: Anthony Wills
Unknown: Terry Carter

: Alex Lester

presents Nightride

: A Little Night Music

A musical sequence to please the ear in the early hours.

: Alan Dedicoat

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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