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: Don Maclean

Says Good Morning Sunday. He is joined by South Africa's Soweto Gospel Choir, who talk about performing for Nelson Mandela and the plight of HIV and Aids in their homeland.


Presenter: Don Maclean
Guests: Soweto Gospel Choir

: Steve Wright's Sunday Love Songs

Listeners' romantic dedications.

: Parkinson's Sunday Supplement

Michael Parkinson with music, news and chat.
Go to [web address removed] today for guest details


Presenter: Michael Parkinson

: Elaine Paige on Sunday

West End diva Elaine Paige celebrates the songs of Broadway, Hollywood and British musicals, with requests, star interviews and a weekly spotlight on a key work. This week: Willy
Russell's Blood Brothers (1988).


Unknown: Elaine Paige

: Russell Davies

: Lulu

Pop icon Lulu showcases popular songwriting of the last 50 years.

: Ed Stewart

Tunes, chat and dedications.

: Melodies for You

With Sheridan Morley.


Unknown: Sheridan Morley.

: Sunday Half Hour

Roger Royle presents hymns and songs from churches and choirs throughout the country. His guests include the London Seventh Day Adventist Church in Croydon and the London
Seventh Day Adventist Chorale, Ken Burton directs the music with Peter Burton.


Unknown: Roger Royle
Unknown: Ken Burton
Unknown: Peter Burton.

: Richard Baker

With Your Hundred Best Tunes.

: Malcolm Laycock

Music from the swing era's dance bands and big bands.

: The David JacobsCollection

Tunes from Hollywood, Broadway and Tin Pan Alley.

: Janice Long

At 1.30am Pause for Thought with Dave Kitchen in Wales.


Unknown: Dave Kitchen

: Alex Lester

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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