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: World Service

: Take Five

with Ross King


Presenter: Ross King

: 1 ,2 ,3, 4, 5

: Man in a Flight Bag

Greg Snow 's short story read by Tim Mclnnerny (R)


Story written by: Greg Snow
Read By: Tim McLnnerny

: Education Matters

with Wendy Jones


Presenter: Wendy Jones

: Radio 3 on Radio 5

Lunchtime concert (R)

: 1,2,3,4,5

: World Service

2.30 Meridian; 3.05 Outlook;
3.30 Journey to the Centre of the Earth; 3.45 Network UK;
4.05 Development 90

: Five Aside

with athletics from Split.

: Vox Pops

7.20 Celebrity Stories
Phillip Schofield 's choice is Tove Jansson 's Comet in Moominland.

7.35 European Athletics Championships

7.50 The Computer Nut Part 2 (Part 3 next Tuesday)

8.15 Sporting Albums Paul Gascoigne tells
Garth Crooks about his kind of music.
Feature: page 4

8.45 Thunderbirds Are Go!: Clips from the series

9.05 The Board Game Game: An investigation into boardgames and their players.

9.30 Earshot: Music and issues as viewed from north of the border.
With John Cavanagh.


Story read by: Phillip Schofield
Story written by: Tove Jansson
Sporting Albums guest: Paul Gascoigne
Sporting Albums presented by: Garth Crooks
Earshot presenter: John Cavanagh

: World Service

11.08 In Praise of Bees; 11.38 The World Today; 11.53 Words of Faith

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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