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: World Service


: Morning Edition

Jon Briggs sets up the weekend with all the sports news and city-by-city weather and travel. Plus gardening and consumer advice.


Unknown: Jon Briggs

: On Your Marks

with Mark Curry.
Phone-in competitions, music, stories, special guests and news of the British Young Olympics Club.
Tel: [number removed] (Local rates apply)


Unknown: Mark Curry.

: Sportscall

The phone-in quiz with Danny Baker. Tel: [number removed] (Local rates apply)


Unknown: Danny Baker.

: Sport on 5

with John Inverdale.
Football: Barclays League. Chelsea v Tottenham
Everton v Man Utd
Reports and second-half commentary. Rugby Union: ADT Divisional
Championship. The defending champions,
London, play the North at Stoop; at Leicester the Midlands play the South. Coverage of both matches.
Rugby League: reports from a Regal
Trophy first-round cup tie. Cricket:
New Zealand v England A report from Adelaide. Racing: from Sandown Park.
2.00 L35,000 William Hill Handicap hurdle race (2m)
2.30 E27,000 Tingle
Creek Steeple Chase (2m) Commentator Peter Bromley.
Snooker: reports from
Preston as the Stormseal
UK Open reaches the final stages.


Unknown: John Inverdale.
Unknown: William Hill
Commentator: Peter Bromley.

: Sports Report

Classified football results, news, reports and comment.

: Radio 4 on Radio 5

Plus at 10.00-10.15pm Sports Bulletin

: World Service

11.10 People and Politics;
11.40 The International Money
Programme; 11.55 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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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