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: Alex Lester

At 6.15 Pause for Thought with Marcus Freed.

: Richard Allinson

At 9.15 Pause for Thought with Faris Badawi.


Unknown: Faris Badawi.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

Talking to guests who make the headlines.
PHONE the Comment Line on [number removed] orthe Question Line on [number removed] between 11.45am and 1.45pm

: Steve Wright in

the Afternoon

: Johnnie Walker

Go to www.radiotimes.com today for guest details

: Nick Barraciough

With New Country, including the latest tunes, news and gossip from Nashville.

: Mike Harding

The latest in folk, roots and acoustic-based music.

: A Beginner'sGuide to Reggae

New series 1/8. Return of the series in which
Mark Lamarr shares his enthusiasm tor reggae music. Upcoming guests include author
Dave Katz , former Steel Pulse member Michael Riley and Toots Hibbert. Producer Fiona Day


Unknown: Mark Lamarr
Unknown: Dave Katz
Unknown: Michael Riley
Unknown: Toots Hibbert.

: Freedom Sounds - the Musical Liberation of South Africa: Long Walk to Freedom

5/6. To mark the tenth anniversary of South Africa's first-ever free elections, trumpeter Hugh Masekela explores the developments in South African music from the 1920s to the present day.
A look at the musical soundtrack that accompanied Nelson Mandela 's path to freedom, culminating in his presidential inauguration concert.
Contributors include Abdullah Ibrahim, Hugh Masekela and Miriam Makeba.


Unknown: Hugh Masekela
Unknown: Nelson Mandela
Unknown: Abdullah Ibrahim
Unknown: Hugh Masekela
Unknown: Miriam Makeba.

: Stuart Maconie

: Janice Long

Featuring South in session. At 1.30am Pause for Thought with Rabbi Pete Tobias in Scotland.


Unknown: Rabbi Pete Tobias

: MoDutta

3.30 as 1.30

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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