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: Alex Lester

sits in for Sarah Kennedy this week with the Dawn Patrol.
News, views and music, plus a review of the newspapers.


Unknown: Sarah Kennedy

: Pause for Thought

With Roger Roberts.


Unknown: Roger Roberts.

: Sarah Kennedy

sits in for Terry Wogan all week.


Unknown: Terry Wogan

: Pause for Thought

With Naga Raja.


Unknown: Naga Raja.

: Ken Bruce

: Jimmy Young

Including medical questions answered by Dr Mike Smith.


Unknown: Dr Mike Smith.

: Debbie Thrower

: Ed Stewart

: John Dunn

With After Six guest author Wilbur Smith and a conversation with a foreign correspondent about what's making news in their area.


Unknown: Wilbur Smith

: Malcolm Laycock

with Dance Band Days and at
8.00 Big Band Era

: Big Band Special

Sheila Tracy presents the second part of a concert recorded at the Winter Gardens,
Bournemouth. The BBC Big Band and Barry Forgie are joined by vocalist Paul Jones.


Unknown: Sheila Tracy
Unknown: Barry Forgie
Unknown: Paul Jones.

: Humphrey Lyttelton

with The Best of Jazz on record.

: Vaudeville Red-Hot and Blue

A four-part musical trip into the world of vaudeville with Marilyn Middleton Pollock and Steve Mellor 's Chicago Hoods. 1: Songs and stories from Eddie Cantor , Belle Baker , George and Ira Gershwin, Al Jolson ... and possibly the Wrestling Cheese.
Producer Stuart Hobday
# See This Week: page 13


Unknown: Marilyn Middleton Pollock
Unknown: Steve Mellor
Unknown: Eddie Cantor
Unknown: Belle Baker
Unknown: Al Jolson
Producer: Stuart Hobday

: The Jamesons

: Steve Madden

including at 1.30
Pause for Thought
With Fidelma Meehan , a member of the Ba'hai faith.


Unknown: Fidelma Meehan

: Charles Nove

Including at 3.30
Pause for Thought
With Fidelma Meehan , a member of the Ba'hai faith.


Unknown: Fidelma Meehan

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.

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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