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: Morning Reports

A full roundup of news, sport and business. Including at

: The BreakfastProgramme

Jane Garvey and Victoria Derbyshire with the morning's news, sport, weather, travel and money news. plus racing previews at 6.55 and 7.55


Unknown: Jane Garvey

: Nicky Campbell

The big issues debated daily in the 5 Live phone-in. Call free on [number removed]. Plus the latest Euronews

: Midday with Mair

The latest news with Eddie Mair
, including 12.45
Moneycheck Philippa Lamb with the issues affecting income, savings and brass in pocket.


Unknown: Eddie Mair
Unknown: Moneycheck Philippa Lamb

: Ruscoe on Five

With Sybil Ruscoe.
Including the guest of the day. 2.55 20th-century
Vox People's memories of this century. Plus Racing from Aintree with races at
2.35, 3.10 and 3.45.


Unknown: Sybil Ruscoe.

: Nationwide

With Julian Worricker. The day's news and sports action as it happens. Plus Lynn Bowles with UK travel updates every 15 minutes. Including racing from Aintree: the Novice's Hurdle at 4.20


Unknown: Julian Worricker.
Unknown: Lynn Bowles

: News Extra

Annie Webster with a full news roundup, including at
7.20 the main sports bulletin of the day and a classified check of the racing results.


Unknown: Annie Webster

: Alan Green'sSportstalk

Alan Green and his guests talk about the stories on this week's sporting pages.


Unknown: Alan Green

: Friday Sport

David Oates presents coverage of the evening's top sport. In the First
Division, Tranmere Rovers take on Sunderland.
Richard Dunwoody picks out the runners and riders for the Grand National. Plus a check on the latest odds.


Unknown: David Oates

: Late Night Live

Insight and comment on the day's big issues with Nick Robinson. including Papertalk, at 10.30 sport roundup, at 11.00 the late-night news, and at 11.15
The Financial World Tonight


Unknown: Nick Robinson.

: Up All Night

With Richard Dallyn.

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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