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: Mo Dutta

Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought with Akhandadi Das.


Unknown: Akhandadi Das.

: Sounds of the 60s

Johnnie Walker sits in for
Brian Matthew with hits and obscurities.


Unknown: Johnnie Walker
Unknown: Brian Matthew

: Jonathan Ross

Hip tunes and banter. Plus special guest Julie Andrews and a live session from the Magic Numbers. Go to www.radiotimes.com for guest details


Unknown: Julie Andrews

: The Comedy Hour

Out to Lunch
3/5. Rob Deering and Russell Howard host a zany show marked by stand-up, sketches, character monologues, music, fresh new UK talent, special guests and unconventional demands on the studio audience. With regular comedic boosts from
Mark Watson , Joanna Neary ,
Dan Antopolski , and Colin and Fergus.


Unknown: Rob Deering
Unknown: Russell Howard
Unknown: Mark Watson
Unknown: Joanna Neary
Unknown: Dan Antopolski

: Stuart Maconie

Current tunes, oldies and requests. DVD review: page 42

: Pete Mitchell

Sitting in for Dermot O'Leary , with guests Noddy Holder and Amy Winehouse , who performs a special live acoustic session.


Unknown: Dermot O'Leary
Unknown: Noddy Holder
Unknown: Amy Winehouse

: Paul Gambaccini

With America's Greatest Hits

: James Brown - BBC Electric Proms

Radio 2's five-day live-music festival from Camden Town in London continues with a special appearance by R&B/soul/ funk giant James Brown , whose 50-year recording career has yielded such crossover classics as Papa's Got a Brand New Bag
(Part One), I Got You (I Feel Good), It's a Man's Man's Man's World and Get Up I Feel Like Being Like a Sex Machine (Part One). Tonight's performance features soul-and-jazz-flavoured standards with piano accompaniment, and collaborations with special guests. Producer Sarah Gaston
The Electric Proms: page 121


Unknown: James Brown
Producer: Sarah Gaston

: Bob Harris

: Tim Smith

Including Pause for Thought with the Rev Mary Stallard in Wales.


Unknown: Mary Stallard

: Mo Dutta

6.15 as 2.30

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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