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: World Service

: Morning Edition

with Linda Smith and Michele Stephens.
Phone 0[number removed].


Unknown: Linda Smith
Unknown: Michele Stephens.

: Schools

9.00 Let's Make a Story 9.15
Together 9.35 Listen and Read 2
9.45 Letterbox 9.55 Poetry Comer 10.05 In the News

: Johnnie Walker

with the AM Alternative
Including at
11.30 Wiggly Park
Read by Andrew Sachs.


Read By: Andrew Sachs.

: Sporting Albums

Jenny Pitman , Britain's first lady of horse racing, talks to Garth Crooks.


Unknown: Jenny Pitman
Unknown: Garth Crooks.

: The Crunch

with Liz Kershaw.
Call 0[number removed].


Unknown: Liz Kershaw.

: BFBS Worldwide

: Burning Everest

Concluding Adrian Flynn 's play, starring Brian Blessed. The Wrong Mountain.
Jim tries to convince his mother that he is reformed.


Unknown: Adrian Flynn
Unknown: Brian Blessed.

: The Angel of Nitshill Road

Anne Fine 's comic novel, read in two-parts by Una Stubbs.
1: Penny, Mark and Marigold were terribly unhappy at
Nitshill Road School - that is until the angel came. Abridged by Jill Collins


Unknown: Anne Fine
Unknown: Una Stubbs.
Abridged By: Jill Collins

: Formula Five

with Jez Nelson.


Unknown: Jez Nelson.

: Vibe!

Normski takes a look at new music and reveals how schools are tackling bullies.

: Klub Kurture

Club Mix. Tonight, a group of teenagers in south London stand up for fashion and stand firm against racism.

: Gunchester

Six-part drama by Paul Sirett and Steve Thomas.
2: Not Happy Just Smiling a Lot. Carlton has one wish - to be a star. But the dream turns sour.


Unknown: Paul Sirett
Unknown: Steve Thomas.

: Eastern Beat

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

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