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: World Service


: Schools

9.00 Curriculum Resources (KS1);
9.15 First Steps in Drama;
9.35 Wordplay; 9.45 Singing
Together; 10.05 Time to Move

: 1,2,3,4,5

: Walking Through History

with Bob Copper


Presenter: Bob Copper

: Citizens

(as Radio 4)

: Sound Advice

; How is a woman's right to have an abortion
! assessed? Presented by Guy Michelmore.


Presented By: Guy Michelmore.

: Soundwaves

Murder at Langtry Manor Helen Atkinson Wood is involved in a weekend of mystery and suspense.

: Radio 3 on Radio 5

Purcell Quartet (as Radio 3)

: 1,2, 3, 4, 5

: World Service

2.30 Health Matters; 2.45 Europe's World; 3.05 Outlook; 3.30 Discovery

: The Everglades

How the Florida Everglades are being rejuvenated.

: Five Aside

: Jennings Goes to School

(part 2)

: Hating Alison Ashley

The first of a two-part play by Robin Klein.
Erica is jealous of the new girl in class, who seems to have everything. But does she?


Play By: Robin Klein.

: Cult Heroes

3: Bob Marley
Tony Slattery profiles the king of reggae.


Unknown: Bob Marley
Unknown: Tony Slattery

: The Answerphone

Nationalism: would you fight for your country?
Tel: [number removed] - lines open from 8.00pm. (Local rates apply)

: Hit the North

Live music, comedy and guests with Mark Radcliffe.


Unknown: Mark Radcliffe.

: World Service

11.08 Your World; 11.23 Business Matters; 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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