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: Lynn Parsons

Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Ranchor Prime.

: Wake Up to Wogan

At 9.15 Pause for Thought with Nagaraja.
EMAIL: wogan@bbc.co.uk

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Steve Wright in the Afternoon

Go to [web address removed] for guest detail

: Johnnie Walker

: Desmond Carrington

With The Music Go Round.

: Nigel Ogden

With The Organist Entertains.

: The Motown Invasion

2/2. Adam White rewinds to the spring of 1965 to recall Tamla-Motown's star-studded 21-day
UK Tour, which coincided with the label's official British launch despite having already conquered the charts here in 1964 with smash hits by the Supremes and Mary Wells on its Stateside label. This edition recalls the Ready, Steady Go! TV special hosted by Motown crusader Dusty Springfield, and features recollections of the tour by Mary Wilson (the Supremes), Otis Williams (the Temptations) and Pete Moore (the Miracles). Plus several previously unaired performances from the tour.


Unknown: Adam White
Unknown: Mary Wells
Unknown: Mary Wilson
Unknown: Otis Williams
Unknown: Pete Moore

: Plaf

2/4. Petula Clark profiles the legendary French chanteuse
Edith Piaf (born Edith Giovanna Gassion), who died of cancer in 1963, aged 47, following a career marked by dramatically soaring performances, among them La Vie en Rose and, perhaps most iconically, Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien. The series features rare archive material and continues with a look at her stormy love life and her first million seller, L'Accordéoniste.


Unknown: Petula Clark
Unknown: Edith Piaf
Unknown: Edith Giovanna

: Sounds of the 70s

Steve Harley with hits, LP cuts and obscurities from the era of punk, metal, glam and disco.


Unknown: Steve Harley

: Mark Radcliffe

He is joined by editor of The Chap magazine, Gustav Temple.

: Janice Long

And at 1.30am Pause for Thought with Virinder Kalra.


Unknown: Virinder Kalra.

: 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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