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: Dirty Tackle

Angling news with Nick Fisher.


Unknown: Nick Fisher.

: The Breakfast Programme

Victoria Derbyshire and Mark O'Donnell with news, sport, interviews and a review of the papers.
Including racing previews at
6.55, 7.55 and 8.55


Unknown: Mark O'Donnell

: Weekend

The essential guide to leisure with Liz Kershaw and Adrian Chiles.


Unknown: Liz Kershaw
Unknown: Adrian Chiles.

: Top Gear

Steve Berry takes a look at the Geneva Motor Show.


Unknown: Steve Berry

: The Game's Up

Return of the topical sports sketch show with Lewis Macleod and Greg Hemphill.


Unknown: Lewis MacLeod
Unknown: Greg Hemphill.

: Sportscall

Call Dominik Diamond free on [number removed] to win top sporting prizes.


Unknown: Dominik Diamond

: Sport on Five

With Ian Payne.
Football FA Cup quarter-final action from England and Scotland plus League and Premiership matches.
* See Alan Hansen : page 49 Rugby Union The latest round of Five Nations matches with France v
Ireland, and Wales v Scotland at Wembley. Motor Racing News of qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix.
Cricket Barbados v England in Bridgetown.
Tennis and Golf
5.00 Sports Report


Unknown: Ian Payne.
Unknown: Alan Hansen

: Six-O-Six

David Mellor hosts the fans' football phone-in. Call free on [number removed].


Unknown: David Mellor

: Dallyn UK

With Richard Dallyn. Including National Lottery Draw


Unknown: Richard Dallyn.

: The Treatment

Stuart Maconie and guests review the week's news.


Unknown: Stuart MacOnie

: Brief Lives

5 Live's obituary column. Repeated tomorrow 6am

: Asian Perspective

Sushma Puri with news for Britain's black and Asian communities.


Unknown: Sushma Puri

: News Extra

With Annie Webster.


Unknown: Annie Webster.

: After Hours

: Australian Grand Prix

The first race of the 1998 Formula One season.
Commentary from Jonathan Legard and Maurice Hamilton.


Unknown: Jonathan Legard
Unknown: Maurice Hamilton.

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.

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