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: Sarah Kennedy

with the Early Show
News, views and music, plus a review of the papers.

: Pause for Thought

Fr Raymund Jones discovers the relevance of Lent today.


Unknown: Fr Raymund Jones

: WakeUptoWogan

with news, travel, weather and another selection of the greatest hits of all time.

: Pause for Thought

with Rev John Rackley.


Unknown: John Rackley.

: Ken Bruce

with dedications and requests, including at
10.00 Pick of the Hits

: Jimmy Young

talks to the people who make the news. Plus today: a dental special with Graham Barnby.

: Gloria Hunniford

takes a look into the world of entertainment.
Including at 2.30 the star guest interview.

: Ed Stewart

with two contestants on the Accumulator Quiz and regular travel updates.

: John Dunn

including the Mystery Voice competition.

: Jim Lloyd with Folk on 2

Tonight there's a session from vocalist Julie Murphy and one of Britain's foremost exponents of the hurdy gurdy, Nigel Eaton.


Unknown: Julie Murphy
Unknown: Nigel Eaton.

: Eurofolk in Concert

Paul James presents some of the best European folk bands recorded during their visits to this country.
This week features the Italian band La Ciapa Rusa who collect songs from their region of Piedmont in north-west Italy and play bagpipes, flute, hurdy-gurdy and melodeon.


Unknown: Paul James

: Martin Carthy

Folk singer and guitarist Martin Carthy raids his huge record collection for some of his favourite music and recalls some of his heroes and heroines.


Guitarist: Martin Carthy

: Isla St Clair and a Family Tradition

The first of seven programmes in which Isla St Clair gives a personal view of the variety of folk music in Scotland.
Kindling the Fire
Isla's first folk experiences are featured tonight. Producer Phil Whitaker


Producer: Phil Whitaker

: Nigel Ogden

The Organist Entertains with music, news and views from the popular organ and keyboard world - including a conversation with BBC Club Organ
Society chairman Roger Tucker about the two
Compton concert organs owned by the Corporation.


Unknown: Roger Tucker

: The Jamesons

Phone in and put your point of view to Derek and Ellen on [number removed]LINES OPEN from 10.00pm

: Steve Madden

with Night Ride
Including at 1.30
Pause for Thought with Rev Robert James.


Unknown: Rev Robert James.

: Alex Lester

Including at 3.30
Pause for Thought with Rev Robert James.


Unknown: Rev Robert James.

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.

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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