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: Sarah Kennedy

With the Dawn Patrol.
Including at 6.15
Pause for Thought with Graeme Fife.


Unknown: Graeme Fife.

: WakeUptoWogan

And at 9.15 Pause for
Thought with Rev Roger Royle.
WRITE TO: Terry Wogan. BBC, Radio 2. London, WlA 1AA FAX: [number removed]
E-MAIL: wogan@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Rev Roger Royle.
Unknown: Terry Wogan.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Johnny Walker

News, views, music, the Mystery Voice
Competition, sport and regulartravel updates. E-MAIL: jw@bbc.co.uk

: Wayne Marshall

Musician and conductor
Wayne Marshall brings an eclectic approach to classical music in this new six-part series on composers and musicians. This first segment focuses on the piano, with pieces byRachmaninov,
Chopin and Debussy, and Marshall conducting some Gershwinjazz.
Producer AnneMarie Middleton


Conductor: Wayne Marshall
Producer: Annemarie Middleton

: Nigel Ogden

With The Organist
Entertains. Standards, pops and classics from the popular organ and keyboard world. This week's music is from the newly restored
Wurlitzer at Stanford
Hall, Loughborough. PHONE [number removed] for programme information and details of organ clubs and societies. E-MAIL: organist.entertains@bbc.co.uk

: The Birth of Screen Comedy

Writer Richard Curtis presents a new three-part survey of classic comedy in film. This first programme rediscovers the unequalled thirties legends Mae West and WC Fields, who broke sex and boozing taboos while creating highly distinctive comedy styles.


Presenter: Richard Curtis
Producer: David Morley

: Oscar Peterson -Jazz Giant

In her continuing series fellow pianist
Marian McPartland presents a portrait of the jazz giant. 4: The Rhythm Section. Peterson recalls his trio's work with Lester Young , Stan Getz , Roy Eldridge and Dizzy Gillespie.


Pianist: Marian McPartland
Unknown: Lester Young
Unknown: Stan Getz
Unknown: Roy Eldridge
Unknown: Dizzy Gillespie.

: Janice Long

Including at 1.30
Pause for Thought with Andrea Encinas Meade.


Unknown: Andrea Encinas Meade.

: Alex Lester

Including at 3.30
Pause for Thought with Andrea Encinas Meade.


Unknown: Andrea Encinas Meade.

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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