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: World Service

News and 24 Hours

: Morning Edition

with racing tips and news from Cornelius Lysaght at 7.35 and 8.35.


Unknown: Cornelius Lysaght

: Take Five

Games, guests and quizzes. Plus Simon Parkin picks a paella on his away day trip to Barcelona.
Pauline Quirke reads another story from The Elm Street Lot.
Tel: [number removed]93
(Local telephone rates apply)


Unknown: Simon Parkin
Unknown: Pauline Quirke

: 1,2,3,4,5

Today's story: Harvest Moon, narrated by Andrew Sachs.


Unknown: Andrew Sachs.

: Johnnie Walker

with This Family Business.

: Education Matters

Exploring the issues that concern parents, teachers and children. Presented by Helen Madden.


Presented By: Helen Madden.

: News Update

: 1,2,3,4,5

: BFBS Worldwide

Simon and the Squad Linking the forces and their families and friends round the world.

: World Service

2.30 Discovery; 3.05 Outlook;
3.30 Artists at Work; 3.45 Good Books; 4.05 Development 91

: Five Aside

with Rugby World Cup
Reports at 5.30 and 6.30.

: Batty Adventures

3: The Good, the Bad and the Batty

: The Indian in the Cupboard

2: Patrick's Cowboy
When Omri gets home from school a surprise awaits him.

: Champion Sport

with Jon Champion.
It's European night with Second Round first-leg matches in the three
European competitions. News, reports and action from tonight's football at home and abroad.


Unknown: Jon Champion.

: Hit the North

Industrial-strength causti wit, acid interviews and the northern music scene, 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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