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: Mo Dutta

And at 6.15 Pause for
Thought with Rani Moorthy.


Unknown: Rani Moorthy.

: Brian Matthew

With Sounds of the Sixties.

: Jonathan Ross

: The Comedy Hour

1.00 Clive Anderson
Bites the Ballot
Series in which
Clive Anderson gets serious about satire. Guests
Jackie Mason and Greg Proops compare British and American approaches.
1.30 Parson and Naylor's Pull-Out Sections
Return of the satirical sketch series in which Andy Parsons and Henry Naylor search the weekend supplements for juicy material. With
Richie Webb and a guest comedian. Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Clive Anderson
Unknown: Clive Anderson
Unknown: Jackie Mason
Unknown: Greg Proops
Unknown: Andy Parsons
Unknown: Henry Naylor
Unknown: Richie Webb

: Pick of the Pops

Dale Winton with a chart from the past 40 years andamusic spotlight on individual years.


Unknown: Dale Winton

: Janice Long

Sitting in for Richard Allinson.


Unknown: Richard Allinson.

: Paul Gambaccini

With America's Greatest Hits.

: The Jam - Made in Britain

Jonathan Ross presents a two-part tribute to the Jam, the most successful punk band in chart history. This first edition recalls the journey from doing cover versions on the club circuit to having their 1979 single Eton Rifles perched at the top of NMEs year-end critics' list. With input from band members Paul Weller , Bruce Foxton and Rick Buckler.
Producer Dave Barber
Beat surrender: page 26


Unknown: Jonathan Ross
Unknown: Paul Weller
Unknown: Bruce Foxton
Unknown: Rick Buckler.
Producer: Dave Barber

: Stuart Maconie's Critical List

Stuart Maconie offers his suggestions for a definitive album collection.
This week: Oops


DJ: Stuart Maconie

: Bob Harris

: Lynn Parsons

At 2.30 Pause for Thought with Noel Vincent.


Unknown: Noel Vincent.

: Mo Dutta

At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Noel Vincent.


Unknown: Noel Vincent.

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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