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: World Service

News and 24 Hours

: Take Five

with Andy Crane.


Unknown: Andy Crane.

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

: Sound Advice:

[number removed]693
Today: prisoners' rights. With Guy Michelmore. (Local telephone rates apply)


Unknown: Guy Michelmore.

: Where Were You In ...

The final programme taking a humorous look at the news and stories of 1987 - featuring Gary Hart , Mike Tyson and Prince Edward.


Unknown: Gary Hart
Unknown: Mike Tyson

: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

: Music Mix

with Alan Sykes.


Unknown: Alan Sykes.

: World Service

2.30 Health Matters; 2.45
Europe's World; 3.05 Outlook;
3.30 World of Books;
4.05 Moving the Masses

: Five Aside

with Julian Worricker and Sue McGarry.


Unknown: Julian Worricker
Unknown: Sue McGarry.

: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

7: The murder trial and buried treasure.

: Mission Investigates

A six-part series with Ed Mission, private dick and all-round super-sleth.
3: Who Was the Real Robin Hood?

: Sporting Albums

Top stars talk sport and music with Garth Crooks.


Unknown: Garth Crooks.

: The Answerphone

Today's subject: Sport for All?
Call Alan Robb.
Tel: [number removed]693
(Local telephone rates apply)


Unknown: Alan Robb.

: Breaking Into ...

A series focusing on some of the more glamorous careers.
Models and their agents discuss how to succeed in modelling.
With Vicky Licorish.


Unknown: Vicky Licorish.

: Hit the North

with Mark Radcliffe.


Unknown: Mark Radcliffe.

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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