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: Mo Dutta

At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Angela Wood.


Unknown: Angela Wood.

: Brian Matthew

With Sounds of the 60s.
Hits, requests and obscurities.

: Jonathan Ross

Go to www.radiotimes.com tod ay for guest details

: The Comedy Hour

The Day the Music Died
Andrew Collins, Jon Holmes and Robin Ince satirically target various aspects of the music industry. With music from Steve Brown and Gary Le Strange. Last in the series.

1.30 Punt and Dennis: It's Been a Bad Week
Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis scour the week's news for the funny and entertaining misfortunes of others.
With Sue Perkins, Toby Longworth and Mitch Benn.


Unknown: Andrew Collins
Unknown: Jon Holmes
Unknown: Robin Ince
Unknown: Steve Brown
Unknown: Gary Le Strange.
Unknown: Steve Punt
Unknown: Hugh Dennis
Unknown: Toby Longworth
Unknown: Mitch Benn.

: Pick of the Pops

Dale Winton counts down pop charts from 1964 and 1984.


Unknown: Dale Winton

: Paul Gambaccini

With America's Greatest
Hits. Playing current US chart hits and oldies.

: Stuart Maconie's Critical List

Concluding a look back at the year's choice releases, reissues and greatest hits packages.

: Pogue Mahone - The Story of the Pogues

Mark Radcliffe journeys to
Dublin to tell the tale of the Pogues, Ireland's famed punk-imbibed folk band.
Featuring contributions from Nick Cave , Ronnie Drew and the band's players, including most notably lead singer Shane MacGowan.
Plus archive interviews with Joe Strummer.
Producer Nicky Birch


Unknown: Nick Cave
Unknown: Ronnie Drew
Singer: Shane MacGowan.
Unknown: Joe Strummer.
Producer: Nicky Birch

: Bob Harris

: Sybil Ruscoe

And at 2.30 Pause for
Thought with Judy Merry.


Unknown: Judy Merry.

: MoDutta

And at 6.15 Pause for
Thought with Judy Merry.


Unknown: Judy Merry.

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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