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: Ken Bruce

Producer Paul Walters
6.45 Pause for Thought with John Rackley.


Producer: Paul Walters

: Brian Hayes

Producers Gary Bones ,
Paul Newman and Sonia Beldom
8.50 Sports Round-Up
9.15 Pause for Thought with the Rev
Frank Topping.


Producers: Gary Bones
Unknown: Paul Newman
Unknown: Sonia Beldom

: Judith Chalmers

Producer Graham Pass


Producer: Graham Pass

: Jimmy Young

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


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

: Mark Wynter

takes off the masks of Busterpher Jones , Gus and Growltiger in Cats, to present the lunchtime music show all this week.
Producer Adrian Edwards


Unknown: Busterpher Jones
Producer: Adrian Edwards

: Gloria Hunniford

Producers Richard Masters and Alan Roberts


Unknown: Alan Roberts

: Gyles Brandreth

with a selection of his favourite music every afternoon this week.
Producers Denis O'Keeffe and Keith Loxam


Producers: Denis O'Keeffe
Producers: Keith Loxam

: John Dunn

Producers Carolyn Smyth ,
Flick Roskrow and Trevor Aston


Producers: Carolyn Smyth
Unknown: Flick Roskrow

: Hubert Gregg

says 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

with the BBC Big Band, conducted by Barry Forgie. 'ntroduced by Sheila Tracy.
Producer Robin Sedgley


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

: Humphrey Lytteiton

The Best of Jazz on record.
Producer Terry Carter


Producer: Terry Carter

: Chris Stuart

Producers Phil Hughes and Alison Tuohy


Producers: Phil Hughes
Unknown: Alison Tuohy

: Jazz Parade

The All Star British
Quintet presented by Peter Clayton.
Producer Terry Carter


Presented By: Peter Clayton.
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 the Rev
Patrick Forbes.


Unknown: Patrick Forbes.

: Steve Madden

The Early Show

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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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