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: Aled Jones

Contemporary Scottish folk singer Jo Mango discusses her music and her faith, and performs live in the studio. Other guests include the award-winning choir from Maltman's Green School in Buckinghamshire.


Singer: Jo Mango

: Steve Wright's Sunday Love Songs

Romantic requests.

: Parkinson's SundaySupplement

Michael Parkinson with music and chat. His guests include veteran comedian Ronnie Corbett.


Unknown: Michael Parkinson
Unknown: Ronnie Corbett.

: Elaine Paige on Sunday

Soap star-turned-West End actress Claire Sweeney identifies her favourite musicals. Her choices include Funny Girl (1964), Dreamgirls (1981) and Blood Brothers (1983).


Unknown: Claire Sweeney

: Pick of the Pops

Nostalgic chart show. Dale Winton rewinds to this week in 1982, with hits by pop megastars Bucks Fizz, Duran Duran and Madness.


Unknown: Dale Winton
Unknown: Duran Duran

: Johnnie Walker

His special guest is Lou Reed , who discusses his forthcoming European tour showcasing his 1973 LP Berlin.
Music choices: page 134


Unknown: Lou Reed

: Alan Titchmarsh

With Melodies for You, featuring both popular and classical tunes.

: Sunday Half Hour

Brian D'Arcy celebrates the 300th anniversary of Charles Wesley 's birth with a selection of his hymns from the six thousand and more he composed. Anglicans and Methodists join together to sing in St Martin's
Church Dorking, directed by Gordon Stewart , with organist Martin Ellis.


Unknown: Brian D'Arcy
Unknown: Charles Wesley
Directed By: Gordon Stewart
Organist: Martin Ellis.

: Russell Davies

Series on songs and songwriting.

: Malcolm Laycock

With hits and rarities from the era of big bands and dance bands.

: The David Jacobs Collection

Tunes from Hollywood, Broadway and Tin Pan Alley.

: Janice Long

Including at 1.30 Pause for Thought with David Auty.


Unknown: David Auty.

: Nemone

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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