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: World Service


: Take Five

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Today's Wiggly Park story: Fire.

: Celebrity Stories

Rachel Lindsay introduces her choice: The Fox and the Houndby Daniel Marmix. (R)


Introduces: Rachel Lindsay
Unknown: Houndby Daniel Marmix.

: The Health Show

Today: caring and carers. With Angela Rippon. Tel: [number removed]
(Local rates apply)


Unknown: Angela Rippon.

: Eater's Digest

The produce, dishes and drinks which enhance
Scotland's culinary reputation. This week: smoked fish.
Presented by Ken Sykore.


Presented By: Ken Sykore.

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

: World Service

2.30 International Call;
3.05 Outlook; 3.30 Assignment

: Soundprint

A two-part investigation of the clash between economy and ecology in the Amazon Basin.
(Part 2 next Thursday, 4.05pm)

: Five Aside

: Celebrity Stories

Michael Rosen 's choice is
Tom Sawyerby Mark Twain.


Unknown: Michael Rosen
Unknown: Tom Sawyerby

: The Railway Children

The first of a four-part dramatisation of E Nesbit's novel.
(Part 2 next Thursday, 7.35pm)

: Contact Point

with Yvette Fielding

: Space Five

Andy Kershaw gazes into space in search of his quest for knowledge about the heavens.


Unknown: Andy Kershaw

: Nightbeat

: Eastern Beat

Bhangra plus a phone-in

: World Service

11.08 Global Concerns; 11.23 Good Books: 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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