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: Brief Lives

Obituary column. Repeated 8.30 pm

: Breakfast

With Brian Alexander and Shelagh Fogarty.


Unknown: Brian Alexander
Unknown: Shelagh Fogarty.

: SportsWeek

With Garry Richardson.


Unknown: Garry Richardson.

: Sunday Service

Juliet Morris , Andrew Pierce and Charlie Whelan offer an irreverent look at the week's political news and Westminster gossip.


Unknown: Juliet Morris
Unknown: Andrew Pierce
Unknown: Charlie Whelan

: 5 Live Report

Ordinary Decent Criminals
William Leitch investigates the rise of organised crime - drugs, smuggling and illicit fuel and booze - in Northern Ireland.
Repeated Saturday 8.30pm


Unknown: William Leitch

: Sport on 5

Mark Saggers presents full commentary on Southampton v Manchester United and Arsenal v Liverpool. Plus all the news from the day's Football League matches, the final day of golf's South Africa Open, and a preview of the Australian Open tennis.


Unknown: Mark Saggers

: 6-0-6

Call Alan Green free on [number removed] with your comments on this afternoon's fixtures. E-MAIL: 606@bbc.co.uk
TEXT: [number removed]


Unknown: Alan Green

: Sport on 5

Featuring second-half commentary on Stockport County v Crystal Palace in the Football League's first division.

: News Extra

With Susan Bookbinder.


Unknown: Susan Bookbinder.

: Global

With Brian Hayes.


Unknown: Brian Hayes.

: Late Night Currie

Late-night debate with Edwina Currie. To take part, call free on [number removed].


Unknown: Edwina Currie.

: Up All Night

News throughoutthe night.

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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