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: World Service


: Morning Edition

Including at 8.40
Mark Kermode 's film and video slot.


Unknown: Mark Kermode

: Schools

9.00 Cumculum 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

Songs and stories for young children.

: This Family Business

with Johnnie Walker


Unknown: Johnnie Walker

: Mike's Secret Mike

An alternative comedy espionage panel game.

: 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

All the day's sport and a look ahead to the weekend.

: Mission Investigates!

Ed Mission - private dick - sharp as a bullet, fast as a breadknife.
Tonight's case: The Power of the Pyramid

: Afro-Pop

Music from Nigeria - ju ju, highlife fuji and afrobeat styles. Presented by Georges Collinet.


Presented By: Georges Collinet.

: Mike's Secret Mike

An alternative comedy espionage panel game with Otiz Cannelloni in the chair and team captains Donna McPhail and Eddie Izzard.


Unknown: Otiz Cannelloni
Unknown: Donna McPhail
Unknown: Eddie Izzard.

: Rave

Music, comics and cults from Wales with Gary Slaymaker.


Unknown: Gary Slaymaker.

: World Service

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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