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: Sarah Kennedy

At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Zia Chaudhry.


Unknown: Zia Chaudhry.

: Wake Up to Wogan

At 9.15 Pause for Thought with the Rev
Steve Rettenmayer.


Unknown: Steve Rettenmayer.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Steve Wright

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: Noel Edmonds

: Sir Andrew Davis

Series in which the conductor selects classics from the worlds of concert hall, opera house, musical theatre and film. This edition features the music of Mozart - sung by Bryn Terfel - -
Johann Strauss , Haydn, Verdi and Jerome Kern.


Unknown: Johann Strauss
Unknown: Jerome Kern.

: Nigel Ogden

With The Organist Entertains.

: UK Black

Jazz saxophonist Courtney Pine concludes a history of British black music from the 1950s to the present.
3: ThePathfinders-UKBlack
Artists Find Their Own Way
A look at the big mainstream successes like Sade, Craig David , Beverley Knight and Gabrielle, the advent of British-black-specialist awards and the popularity of U K forms of dance music like hip-hop, drum 'n' bass, jungle and garage.


Unknown: Courtney Pine
Unknown: Craig David
Unknown: Beverley Knight

: Flying Home - the LionelHampton Story

Clark Peters profiles flamboyant jazz giant Lionel Hampton , who died a year ago and was renowned as a drummer, a bandleader and as a consummate vibraphone player. Featuring archive recordings.


Unknown: Clark Peters
Unknown: Lionel Hampton

: Steve Harley

With Sounds of the 70s.

: Janice Long

At 1.30am Pause for
Thought with Neil Hopkins.


Unknown: Neil Hopkins.

: Alex Lester

At 3.30 Pause for Thought with Neil Hopkins.


Unknown: Neil Hopkins.

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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