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: World Service

News and 24 Hours

: Morning Edition

Join Sarah Ward and Jon Briggs for the latest news, sport, travel and weather - the information you need to start the day. Plus at 8.45 a look at this week's film and video releases with Mark Kermode.


Unknown: Sarah Ward
Unknown: Jon Briggs
Unknown: Mark Kermode.

: 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

Story: Punch and Judy

: This Family Business: [number removed]693

with Johnnie Walker.
(Local telephone rates apply)


Unknown: Johnnie Walker.

: Caribbean Magazine

Issues, features and music reflecting the Afro-Caribbean community in the UK.
With Anne-Marie Grey.


Unknown: Anne-Marie Grey.

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

: World Service

2.30 Global Concerns; 2.45 The International Money Programme;
3.05 Outlook; 3.30 Focus on Faith; 4.05 Network UK

: Five Aside

with all the day's sport and a look ahead to the weekend around the UK.

: The Kingdom by the Sea

Final part.

: Thunderbirds

The Imposters Introduced by Gerry Anderson.


Introduced By: Gerry Anderson.

: King Street Junior

A seven-part comedy drama by Jim Eldridge. 4: The Principle of the Thing
Eric Brown puts his foot through one of the sacred traditions of the staff room.
(First broadcast on Radio 4 in 1985)


Unknown: Jim Eldridge.
Unknown: Eric Brown

: Afro Pop

Georges Collinet features music of the Mandingo culture of West Africa.


Unknown: Georges Collinet

: Club Class

A 12-part series featuring sets by some of Britain's best young comedians. 4: Felix

: Rave

Warped, worldly, Welsh wit and wisdom with Gary Slaymaker.

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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