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: Sarah Kennedy

: Ken Bruce

With new music.

: Jeremy Vine

Topical phone-in show. PHONE: the Comment Line on [number removed] or the Question Line on [number removed] between 1.45am and 1.45pm

: Steve Wright

: Chris Evans

Music and chat.

: Mike Harding

Folk, roots and acoustic-based music, with the latest releases and news of artists currently on tour.
Plus a chat with solo folk stars
Bob Fox and Stu Luckley , who in the late 70s and early 80s recorded two albums together, most famously the 1978 LP Nowt So Good'll
Pass, whose 30th anniversary informs their reunion tour.
Repeated on Friday at 3am


Unknown: Bob Fox
Unknown: Stu Luckley

: Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie

Hip music and stimulating chat.

: Trevor Nelson

R&B/soul specialist Trevor Nelson contrasts original genuine soul with contemporary recordings by hip-hop and neo-R&B artists who have drawn inspiration from the classics. Tonight's playlist features Ben E King's Supernatural Thing - Part I (a US 1975 R&B number one), Brother to Brother's Chance with You
(1976) and Central Line's Walking in Sunshine (1981). This week's album spotlight shines on Deniece Williams's 1982 release Niecy. Repeated on Saturday at 2am


Unknown: Trevor Nelson

: Steve Lamacq

Adventurous cross-section of new, old, familiar and obscure records.

: Janice Long

Music and chat.

: Alex Lester

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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