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: Sarah Kennedy

Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Gopinder Kaur.


Unknown: Gopinder Kaur.

: Wake Up to Wogan

And at 9.15 Pause for Thought with RobGillion.

: Ken Bruce

Including Tracks of My Years, in which a famous person picks their ten favourite tunes.

: Jeremy Vine

: Johnnie Walker

: Bob Harris Country

Countrytunes, including archive classics and modern recordings. PHONE [number removed] for details of music played this evening

: Paul Jones

Classic blues and the cream of new releases, with a live set from guitarist Michael Messer and his band Second Mind.
EMAIL: [text removed]
For details of music played ring the Radio 2 Information Line on [number removed]


Guitarist: Michael Messer

: Mark Lamarr: Shake,Rattle and Roll

10/12. Rock'n'roll enthusiast Mark Lamarr spins a selection of favourites from his vast collection of pop treasures, showcasing lesser-known rock recordings. Subtitled Buddy Holly 's Jukebox, this edition includes a couple of tracks by Buddy Holly and 18 tracks that were in the singer's record collection when he died in 1959. His stack of discs included the Everly Brothers, LarryWilliams, Ray Charles , Hank Ballard , Bo Diddley , Jimmy Bowen , Eddie Fontaine and Terry Noland.


Unknown: Mark Lamarr
Unknown: Buddy Holly
Unknown: Buddy Holly
Unknown: Ray Charles
Unknown: Hank Ballard
Unknown: Bo Diddley
Unknown: Jimmy Bowen
Unknown: Eddie Fontaine
Unknown: Terry Noland.

: The Day the Music Died

8/8. A topical comedy show satirising events in the music industry. With Andrew Collins , Jon Holmes and Robin Ince.
Repeated on Saturday at 1.30pm


Unknown: Andrew Collins
Unknown: Jon Holmes
Unknown: Robin Ince.

: Mark Radcliffe

With a live session from
American singer/songwriter A Girl Called Eddy.
Go to www.radiotimes.com today for guest details

: Janice Long

Including at 1.30am Pause for Thought with Leslie Griffiths.


Unknown: Leslie Griffiths.

: Mo Dutta

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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