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: Sarah Kennedy

At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Norman Steel.


Unknown: Norman Steel.

: Wake Up to Wogan

At 9.15 Pause for Thought with the Rev
Steve Rettenmayer.


Unknown: Steve Rettenmayer.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Johnnie Walker

: NickBarraclough

A celebration of the last decade's bluegrass boom, featuring some of the era's more signficant releases and artists, including Dolly Parton , Ricky Skaggs ,
Alison Kraus , Earl Scruggs and others.


Unknown: Dolly Parton
Unknown: Ricky Skaggs
Unknown: Alison Kraus
Unknown: Earl Scruggs

: Mike Harding

The latest in folk, roots and acoustic-based music, including details of this summer's folk festivals at
Beverley, Cambridge and Sidmouth.

: A Beginner's Guide toReggae

Mark Lamarrwith the second of a new eight-part series devoted to reggae music. He is joined by Horace Andy , who spins a selection of his preferred reggae tracks.


Unknown: Mark Lamarrwith
Unknown: Horace Andy

: The Chuck Berry Story

Series in which Roger Daltrey profiles pioneering rocker Chuck Berry , who - though much olderthan the likes of Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee
Lewis - spoke to a generation of American teens with his singular sound derived from white and black influences.
This edition recalls Berry's conviction for Mann Act violations, which resulted in 18 months' imprisonment and inspired classics such as Promised Land, Nadine and No Particular Place to Go.


Unknown: Roger Daltrey
Unknown: Chuck Berry
Unknown: Elvis Presley
Unknown: Jerry Lee

: Janice Long

At 1.30am Pause for
Thought with Mal Pope.


Unknown: Mal Pope.

: Alex Lester

At 3.30 Pause for Thought with Mal Pope.


Unknown: Mal Pope.

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.

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

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