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: Sarah Kennedy

Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Mary Steel.

: Wake Up to Wogan

And at 9.15 Pause for Thought with Krishna Dharma.


Unknown: Krishna Dharma.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

Talking to people in the news.
PHONEthe Comment Line on [number removed] or the Question Line on [number removed] between 11.45am and 1.45pm

: Steve Wright

: Stuart Maconie

: Nick Barraclough

With new country, including top tunes and news from Nashville.
EMAIL: [text removed]

: Mike Harding

Specialist in the latest folk, roots and acoustic-based sounds. Plus details of acts currently on tour. EMAIL: [text removed]

: The Funk Factory

3/6. Influential soul/funk DJ
Norman Jay spins a selection of classic, forgotten and modern funk recordings from the 50s onwards, showcasing popular performers and underground acts. This instalment anticipates the weekend's Notting Hill Carnival with funk carnival classics.


Unknown: Norman Jay

: Suzi Quatro's Heroes ofRock 'n' Roll

6/6. Radio 2's resident rocker
Suzi Ouatro concludes her survey of six established greats of rock 'n' roll and pop with Dion (DiMucci), who with the Belmonts perfected a late-50s white doo-wop sound (A Teenager in Love and / Wonder Why) before forging a big career as a solo singer (Runaround Sue, The Wanderer, Lovers Who Wander and Ruby Baby). His poignant
1968 comeback smash Abraham, Martin and John provided Marvin Gaye with a UK hit in 1970. Suzi talks to Dion about the highs and lows of his life and career.


Unknown: Suzi Ouatro
Unknown: Marvin Gaye

: Mark Radcliffe

Featuring punk veteran Tom Verlaine live in session.


Unknown: Tom Verlaine

: Janice Long

With a live set from Amsterdam. Including at 1.30am Pause for Thought with Juli Wills.


Unknown: Juli Wills.

: Tim Smith

330 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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