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: Sarah Kennedy

Including at 6.20 Pause for Thought.

: Wake Up to Wogan

And at 9.15 Pause for Thought.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Steve Wright

: Chris Evans

: Desmond Carrington

With The Music Goes Round.

: Mark Radcliffe andStuart Maconie

Hip tunes and stimulating chat.

: Nigel Ogden

With The Organist Entertains. Specialist music show featuring popular organ recordings.
PHONE [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute) for details and information of organ clubs and societies.

: I Wish I'd Thought of That

6/6. Kate Thornton concludes a survey of digital-era pioneering with YouTube - the phenomenally popular website that allows users to upload, share and view moving clips. Launched in 2005 by three former employees of PayPal - Steve Chen , Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim - the site was purchased by Google in 2006 for $1.65billion; its online revenues currently amount to four billion dollars per annum. But the runaway use of clips has run into sticky copyright issues, with constant patrolling needed to monitor dubious or legally uncleared clips posted by many of the site's 20 million monthly visitors. YouTube's inventors discuss the strategic partnerships that have been struck during the site's relatively short history, and assess its future.


Unknown: Kate Thornton
Unknown: Steve Chen
Unknown: Chad Hurley
Unknown: Jawed Karim

: The Funk Factory

6/8. influential soul/funk DJ Norman Jay plays classic, forgotten and modern funk recordings from the 1960s onwards, showcasing popular performers and underground acts.


Unknown: Norman Jay

: Janice Long

Including at 1.30 Pause for Thought.

: 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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