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: Roy Williamson

says Good Morning Sunday and welcomes his guest, David Blunkett MP, Secretary of State for Education. Including at
7.40 the Rt Rev Philip Pargiter.


Unknown: David Blunkett

: Desmond Carrington

with Radio 2 All-Time Greats

: Benny Green

: As Time Goes By

A six-part adaptation by Bob Larbey of his TV sitcom, starring Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer.
6: Jean expands her business and Lionel hears some news from America.
Producer Martin Fisher


Unknown: Bob Larbey
Unknown: Judi Dench
Unknown: Geoffrey Palmer.
Producer: Martin Fisher

: Sing Something Simple

With the Cliff Adams Singers. Repeat


Singers: Cliff Adams

: Pam Ayres

The best in music for a Sunday afternoon.
PHONE (0121) [number removed]WRITE TO: BBC Pebble Mill, Birmingham B5 7QQ

: Hugh Scully

presents Melodies for You

: Sunday Half Hour

Roger Royle presents hymns sung by the choir and the congregation of Portishead United Reformed Church.
Musical director Dr John Bishop Organist John Marsh


Unknown: Roger Royle

: Alan Keith

with Your Hundred Best

: The A-Z of Easy Listening

George Martin presents 13 programmes about music for easy listening. 8: K is for Kaempfert, and L is for
Legrand, Lai and L 'amour.


Unknown: George Martin

: A Hundred Laughs for a Ha'penny

Bob Monkhouse and Denis Gifford
present a history of British comic books.
Producer Roy Oakshott


Unknown: Bob Monkhouse
Unknown: Denis Gifford
Producer: Roy Oakshott

: Steve Madden

Including at 1.30
Pause for Thought With David Melding.

: Alex Lester

Including at 3.30
Pause for Thought With David Melding.

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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