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: Sarah Kennedy

With the Dawn Patrol. And at
6.15 Pause for Thought with KrisAkabusi.

: WakeUptoWogan

At 9.15 Pause for Thought with Father Brian D'Arcy.


Unknown: Father Brian D'Arcy.

: Ken Bruce

Including the Pop Master
Quiz and Mind the Gap and featuring Cher, who chooses her ten favourite pop records in Tracks of My
Years. Plus traffic updates with Lynn Bowles.


Unknown: Lynn Bowles.

: Jimmy Young

PHONE the Comment Line on [number removed] orthe Question Line on [number removed] between 11.45am and 1.45pm

: Steve Wright in theAfternoon

Music and celebrity chat, plus horoscopes from astrologer Jonathan Cainer.


Unknown: Jonathan Cainer.

: Johnnie Walker

News, views, music and the Mystery Voice Competition.

: The Album Chart Showwith Simon Mayo

Featuring a countdown of the week's 20 best-selling albums, a preview of new releases and star interviews.

: Humphrey Lyttelton

With the Best of Jazz.

: Jools Holland

Jams with his Rhythm and Blues Band and selections from his personal record collection of favourites from the past 70 years. Pink
Floyd's David Gilmourjoins him in the studio this week.


Unknown: David Gilmourjoins

: Big Band Special

Featuring the BBC Big Band, conducted by Jiggs Whigham. Presented by Stacey Kent.


Conducted By: Jiggs Whigham.
Presented By: Stacey Kent.

: Richard Allinson

Music and conversation.
E-MAIL: [address removed]

: Janice Long

And at 1.30 Pause for
Thought with Adrian Pass.


Unknown: Adrian Pass.

: Alex Lester

And at 3.30 Pause for
Thought with Adrian Pass.


Unknown: Adrian Pass.

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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