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: Chris Stuart

6.45 Pause for Thought with Dr Sheila Cassidy


Unknown: Dr Sheila Cassidy

: Derek Jameson

8.50 Sports Round-Up
9.15 Pause for Thought with Rev Roger Royle


Unknown: Rev Roger Royle

: Katie Boyle

: Jimmy Young

: David Jacobs

Frank Sinatra Special


Unknown: Frank Sinatra

: Gloria Hunniford

It's phone-in day - your opportunity to put your questions to the expert.
Ring [number removed]between 2.00 and 2.45.

: Bob Holness

: Sheridan Morley

: The Law Game

Chairman Shaw Taylor asks a jury consisting of Bob Downe , Nerys Hughes and Denise Coffey to give their verdicts on some puzzling points of law.
With Andrew Wincott , Paul Downing and Jane Whittenshaw. Producer Sarah Smith


Unknown: Shaw Taylor
Unknown: Bob Downe
Unknown: Nerys Hughes
Unknown: Denise Coffey
Unknown: Andrew Wincott
Unknown: Paul Downing
Unknown: Jane Whittenshaw.
Producer: Sarah Smith

: Six Silver Strings

Last in the series.
Charles Alexander presents guitar music by Albert Lee ,
Kenny Burrell , Martin Taylor and Sarah Vaughan. With Mundell Lowe. Producer David Corser


Unknown: Charles Alexander
Music By: Albert Lee
Music By: Kenny Burrell
Music By: Martin Taylor
Music By: Sarah Vaughan.
Unknown: Mundell Lowe.
Producer: David Corser

: Jim Lloyd

with Folk on 2 A look forward to traditional music at Christmas.
With Liam O'Flynn , Arty McGlynn , Noillaig Casey and Neil Martin in concert.
Producer Geoffrey Hewitt


Unknown: Liam O'Flynn
Unknown: Arty McGlynn
Unknown: Noillaig Casey
Unknown: Neil Martin
Producer: Geoffrey Hewitt

: Nigel Ogden

The Organist Entertains with music, news and views from the popular organ world. Producer Pete Johnson


Producer: Pete Johnson

: The Golden Years

Featuring the great ballad singers of yesterday on record. Presented by Alan Keith.
Producer Bridget Apps


Presented By: Alan Keith.
Producer: Bridget Apps

: Ken Bruce

Regional reports, tomorrow's papers, stories and a classic track to close the programme.

: Jazz Parade

Tim Whitehead 's Band in a session which includes some new original music. Presented by Digby Fairweather.


Unknown: Tim Whitehead
Presented By: Digby Fairweather.

: It's a Funny Business

Betty Driver talks about her Coronation Street era and remembers how she starred in London's West
End at the age of 14. (R)

: Bill Rennells

with Night Ride
And at 3.00-4.00
A Little Night Music
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought with Grace Sheppard

: Steve Madden

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.

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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.

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