• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: News

: Farming Today

6.40 Prayer for the Day MONSIGNOR BRUCE KENT

Contributors

Unknown: Monsignor Bruce Kent

: Today

Nigel Rees in London
Brian Redhead in Manchester
At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today, including Sports News and Today's Papers; at 7.25* and 8.25* VHF Regional News and Weather; and Thought for the Day at 7.45*
English Regions: see column 5

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Rees

: News

: Tuesday Call: [number removed]

Trees and Shrubs
Your choice may be a Japanese flowering cherry, an exotic camellia or a eucalyptus - or it might be the native whitebeam or mountain ash. But whatever it is, now is the time to plant your trees and shrubs.
Roy Lancaster is Curator of the world's largest collection of hardy woody plants and knows which give colour in spring and autumn, grow too large, grow quickly, provide a good screen or are just beautiful to look at and easy to look after.
In the Chair Jill Burridge Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit
Call [number removed]from 8.0 am

Contributors

Unknown: Roy Lancaster
Unknown: Jill Burridge

: News

: Daily Service

NEM, p 21; For the beauty of the earth (BBC HB 272); Canticle 9; Romans 5, vv 1-11 (rsv); How are thy servants blest, o Lord (BBC HB 305)

: Morning Story

The Winding Trail by SUZANNE WAINWRIGHT Read by Betty Hardy
' " Couldn't I stay on here for those few days, while you are on the journey to Kashmir? " Miss Pringle asked. " I could easily catch you up by bus. The club dance . . . "
" Certainly not! All the women and children have to get out of here ... besides, what would people say if you stayed on all alone with the Colonel? "

Contributors

Unknown: Suzanne Wainwright
Read By: Betty Hardy

: News

: Down Your Way

: John Bird

: News

: You and Yours

Home and Family Edition Presenter Mari Prichard with your letters

Contributors

Presenter: Mari Prichard

: Top of the Form

A general' knowledge contest between schools in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Questionm asters:
Tim Gudgin and Bob Holness Second Round (10)
The Grammar School. Llandysul v Macclesfield County High School for Girls
Questions set by ROY SMITH Producer JOHN BRIDGES
(Repeated: Thursday 6.15 pm)
12.55 weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Gudgin
Unknown: Bob Holness
Unknown: Roy Smith
Producer: John Bridges

: The World at One: News

Introduced by Brian Widlake

Contributors

Introduced By: Brian Widlake

: The Archers

: Woman's Hour

from 2.0
Introduced by June Knox -Mawer Cruising Down the River: ANNE CATCHPOLE sampling the canals ofBrittany.
2.0-2.2 News
Getting Back to Normal: VALERIE BETHELL talks to some people concerned with the problems which follow mastectomy. Reading your letters.
Sewing Club: JILL BURRIDGE with news, views and information for the home needle-woman.
From Minnie With Love (2)

Contributors

Introduced By: June Knox
Unknown: Anne Catchpole
Talks: Valerie Bethell
Unknown: Jill Burridge

: Listen with Mother

Story: Young Hedgehog and the Squawking Hens by VERA RUSHBROOKE

: News

: Sons and Lovers

by D. H. LAWRENCE
3: Clara

Contributors

Unknown: D. H. Lawrence

: News

: Gardeners' Question Time

visits West Yorkshire where members of the Wetherby Horticultural Society put their questions to
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL
Questionmaster MICHAEL BARRATT Producer KENNETH FORD BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Sowerbutts
Unknown: Alan Gemmell
Unknown: Questionmaster Michael Barratt

: Story Time

Rendezvous with Rama 7: The Rescue

: PM Reports

Presented by Brian Widlake
5.51 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Presented By: Brian Widlake

: News

: My Music

A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANE
John Amis and Frank Muir
Challenge Ian Wallace and Denis Norden In the Chair Steve Race
Questions compiled by STEVE RACE BBC Birmingham
(Repeated: Thursday 12.27 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Edward J. Mason
Unknown: Tony Shryane
Unknown: John Amis
Unknown: Frank Muir
Unknown: Challenge Ian Wallace
Unknown: Denis Norden

: The Archers

(Repeated: Wednesday 1.30 pm)

: News

: TheWorldinFocus

: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Part 1 as Radio 3

: Concert

Part 2 as Radio 3

: First Impression

A book you loved (or hated) in childhood - how well do you remember it now?
John Cleese in conversation with JEAN DAVIS recalls one of his own favourites.
Producer MICHELL RAPER

Contributors

Unknown: John Cleese
Unknown: Jean Davis
Producer: Michell Raper

: Weather

: The World Tonight: News

Douglas Stuart reporting

Contributors

Unknown: Douglas Stuart

: A Book at Bedtime

Up at the Villa by W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM (2).

: News

preceded by Weather








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.

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
Continue Cancel