1.00 The Monkhouse
Series in which
Bob Monkhouse recalls high points in radio and television comedy from the past 50 years. His alphabetical survey- presented in reverse - continues with Victoria Wood , Stanley Unwin , Kevin Turvey and others.
1.30 It's Been a Bad Week
Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis scourthe week's news forthe funny misfortunes of others. Repeated from Thursday
Series in which Kate Thornton talks to Phil Collins about his music and personal life, to coincide with the release of his first album for six years. 2: A look at his huge eighties successes, including a world-exclusive airing of the original demo version of In the Air Tonight. Contributors include Collins's close family and friends.
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.
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.