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: World Service


: Morning Edition

With news, sport, weather and travel every half-hour.

: Schools

9.00 Curriculum Resources (KS2);
9.15 Junior Dance; 9.35 The Music Box; 9.45 Something to Think
About; 10.00 Music Workshop

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

: Perpetual Spinach

A story by Shena Mackay read by Trevor Nichols. (R)


Story By: Shena MacKay
Read By: Trevor Nichols.

: This Family Business

with Johnnie Walker


Unknown: Johnnie Walker

: Relatively Speaking

(First broadcast on Radio 4)

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

: World Service

2.30 Meridian Books
3.05 Outlook
3.30 Focus on Faith
4.05 Caribbean Magazine

: Five Aside

Reflecting life in the UK. including all the day's sport and a look ahead to the weekend.

: Pippi Longstocking

The final part. Pippi celebrates her birthday.

: Slambash Wangs of a Compo Gormer

Part nine of Robert Leeson 's comedy adventure series.


Unknown: Robert Leeson

: Afro-Pop

Georges Collinet plays some of the music of Abidjan - music that reflects its location at the crossroads of West Africa.


Unknown: Georges Collinet

: The Leading Edge

Writer Fay Weldon talks to John Howard. (R)


Talks: Fay Weldon
Unknown: John Howard.

: Rave

Gary Slaymaker with the Welsh alternative of music and views.


Unknown: Gary Slaymaker

: World Service

11.01 Worldbrief
11.23 From the Weeklies
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.

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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