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: Ken Bruce

Producer Paul Walters
6.45 Pause for Thought with Rob Marshall


Producer: Paul Walters
Unknown: Rob Marshall

: Derek Jameson

Producers Gary Bones and Trevor Aston
8.50 Sports Round-Up
9.15 Pause for Thought with Dr Pauline Webb


Producers: Gary Bones
Producers: Trevor Aston
Unknown: Dr Pauline Webb

: Debbie Thrower

stands in for Katie Boyle for two weeks. With requests and dedications. Producer Graham Pass
0 WRITE to: Debbie Thrower.
BBC Radio 2. London WIA 4WW


Unknown: Katie Boyle
Unknown: Debbie Thrower.

: Jimmy Young

talks to the people who make the news.
Producers Mike Rhodes Geoff Mullin and John Gurnett


Producers: Mike Rhodes
Producers: Geoff Mullin
Producers: John Gurnett

: David Jacobs

Producer Pam Cox


Producer: Pam Cox

: Gloria Hunniford

with music, chat and guests on the afternoon showbiz magazine.
Producers Brian Stephens Alan Roberts and Alison Tuohy


Producers: Brian Stephens
Producers: Alan Roberts
Producers: Alison Tuohy

: Brian Matthew

with a selection of favourite records
Producer Denis O'Keeffe

: John Dunn

Tall tales, short stories and the Mystery Voice. Producers Carolyn Smyth Flick Roskrow and Adrian Edwards


Producers: Carolyn Smyth
Producers: Flick Roskrow
Producers: Adrian Edwards

: Hubert Gregg

Thanks for the Memory and adds a few personal reminiscences.
Producer Barbara Page

: Alan Dell

with Dance Band Days and at 8.00
Big Band Era
Producer Roy Oakshott


Producer: Roy Oakshott

: Big Band Special

The first of two programmes recorded at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth.
The BBC Big Band conducted by Barry Forgie.
With Georgie Fame. Introduced by Sheila Tracy.
Producer Robin Sedgley


Conducted By: Barry Forgie.
Introduced By: Sheila Tracy.
Producer: Robin Sedgley

: Humphrey Lyttelton

with The Best of Jazz on record.
Producer Terry Carter


Producer: Terry Carter

: Chris Stuart

with late-night conversation from around
Britain, a first look at the early editions of tomorrow's national papers, a track from the Album of the Week and a classic track to end the programme. Producers Phil Hughes and Neil George
0 WRITE to: Chris Stuart.
BBC Radio 2. London WIA 4AA to choose the last record.


Producers: Phil Hughes
Producers: Neil George
Unknown: Chris Stuart.

: Jazz Parade

Digby Fairweather presents the second part of a concert featuring Spike Robinson and George Masso with the Colin Purbrook Trio.
Producer Terry Carter


Unknown: Digby Fairweather
Unknown: Spike Robinson
Unknown: George Masso
Unknown: Colin Purbrook Trio.
Producer: Terry Carter

: 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 Ronald Eyre , theatre director and broadcaster.


Unknown: Ronald Eyre

: Steve Madden

The Early Show
Easy-listening music 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.

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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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