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: Don Maclean

Says Good Morning Sunday.
His guest is tenor Don Christos, who discusses fame and religion.

: Steve Wright's Sunday

Love Songs Romantic requests.

: Parkinson's Sunday Supplement

Michael Parkinson with highlights from the year's guest appearances. Go to www.radiotimes.com for guest details


Unknown: Michael Parkinson

: Elaine Paige on Sunday

Showcasing the music of Broadway, Hollywood and the West End, continuing with a spotlight on the current West End hit Mary Poppins , featuring music by brothers
Robert B Sherman and today's interviewee, Richard M Sherman , who talks to Elaine. Plus festive favourites from stage and screen.


Unknown: Mary Poppins
Unknown: Robert B Sherman
Unknown: Richard M Sherman

: Russell Davies

: Pick of the Pops

Chart oldies with Dale Winton , who rewinds to this week in 1973 with hit music by Roxy Music , the Faces, the Carpenters and David Cassidy.


Unknown: Dale Winton
Music By: Roxy Music
Music By: David Cassidy.

: Ed Stewart

: Melodies for You

With Sheridan Morley.


Unknown: Sheridan Morley.

: Sunday Half Hour

Roger Royle lights the fourth candle on an Advent wreath with hymns and carols about the Virgin Mary. Featuring the Grosvenor Chorale, directed by Edward Craig.


Unknown: Roger Royle
Unknown: Virgin Mary.
Directed By: Edward Craig.

: Richard Baker

With Your Hundred Best Tunes.

: Malcolm Laycock

Swing and big-band music.

: The David Jacobs Collection

Tunes from stage and screen.

: Janice Long

Featuring Players in session.
Including 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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