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: World Service


: Morning Edition

with the morning papers reviewed daily at
7.20 and 8.20.

: Schools

9.00 Topic Resources 9-11; 9.15 History 9-11; 9.35 The Music Box;
9.45 Something to Think About;
10.00 Music Workshop

: 1,2,3,4,5

: Johnnie Walker

with This Family Business.

: Caribbean Magazine

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


Unknown: Anne-Marie Grey

: News Update

: 1,2,3,4,5

: BFBS Worldwide

Simon and the Squad

: World Service

2.30 Global Concerns; 2.4S
International Money Programme;
3.05 Outlook; 3.30 Focus on Faith; 4.05 Network UK

: Five Aside

: Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids

Final story.

: King Street Junior

A comedy-drama byJimEldridge. It's Not Cricket
(First broadcast on Radio 4)

: House of Stars

Resident diviner Craig Charles deals the cards, reads the vibes and probes the secrets. This week's pilgrim is 60s diva and all-round Renaissance woman, Sandie Shaw.


Unknown: Craig Charles
Unknown: Sandie Shaw.

: Vibe-line

with Pete Wardman.
Tel: [number removed]93
(Local telephone rates appiy)


Unknown: Pete Wardman.

: Mike's Secret Mike

Dragging anyone and anything out of the closet (using the leaked tapes from the MI5 mole, Mike) are Otiz Cannelloni , Donna McPhail , Johnnie Immaterial , Pat Condell and Jo Brand.
Wicked humour from some of the biggest mouths in alternative comedy.


Unknown: Otiz Cannelloni
Unknown: Donna McPhail
Unknown: Johnnie Immaterial
Unknown: Pat Condell
Unknown: Jo Brand.

: Rave

with Rob Brydon.

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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