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: Ken Bruce

6.45 Pause for Thought with the Rt Rev Cormac Murphy O'Connor.


Unknown: Cormac Murphy O'Connor.

: Derek Jameson

8.50 Sports Round-Up
9.15 Pause for Thought with Dr Pauline Webb.


Unknown: Dr Pauline Webb.

: Judith Chalmers

Cut out the token below and send it with details of your request together with your name, address and daytime phone number. Each day Judith will select some of these Radio
Times priority requests and every Friday she will choose one to receive a brand-new Sharp radio/cassette player.

: Jimmy Young

Today: your legal questions answered.

: David Jacobs

: Martin Kelner

: Nigel Dempster

: Journey Into Space

The World in Peril! A 20-part re-run of the classic 1950s science-fiction serial.
Part 6.
Other parts played by David Jacobs.
Music composed and conducted by Van Phillips. Producer Charles Chilton


Played By: David Jacobs.
Conducted By: Van Phillips.
Producer: Charles Chilton
Jet Morgan: Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnet: Alfie Bass
Doc Mathews: Guy Kingsley Poynter
Stephen Mitchell: Don Sharp

: Friday Night Is Music Night

Recorded at the Hippodrome, Golders Green, London.
Robin Stapleton conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra. Singers: Susan Daniel ,
Anthony Michaels-Moore and the John McCarthy Singers. Introduced by Robin Boyle.
Producer Alan Boyd


Singers: Susan Daniel
Singers: Anthony Michaels-Moore
Singers: John McCarthy
Introduced By: Robin Boyle.
Producer: Alan Boyd

: Ronnie Price

... at the piano.
Producer John langridge


Producer: John Langridge

: Listen to the Band

Richard Evans presents and conducts the Leyland Daf Band. Producer Bob McDowall


Unknown: Richard Evans
Unknown: Leyland Daf Band.
Producer: Bob McDowall

: Radio 2 Arts Programme

Margaret Howard with a look at the arts in the south and east.
She's joined by Graham Swift, author of Waterland, and Norfolk writer John Timpson.
Local broadcaster Keith Skipper evaluates the role of the village hall in the artistic life of village communities, and there's music from, among others, Cleo Laine, Malcolm Arnold and Mud. Plus a review of the visual arts in Hertfordshire.


Unknown: Graham Swift
Unknown: John Timpson.
Unknown: Keith Skipper
Unknown: Cleo Laine
Unknown: Malcolm Arnold

: Jazz Parade

Featuring Cathedral Jazz: the Oliver Jones Trio , recorded at the 1990 Chichester Jazz Festival. Presented by Peter Clayton.


Unknown: Oliver Jones Trio
Presented By: Peter Clayton.

: Colin Berry

with Night Ride
And at 3.00-4.00
A Little Night Music
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought with Rev John Morgan.


Unknown: John Morgan.

: Alex Lester

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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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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