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: Brief Lives

Obituary column.

: Weekend Breakfast

With Brian Alexander and Shelagh Fogarty.


Unknown: Brian Alexander
Unknown: Shelagh Fogarty.

: Best of Sports Week

Garry Richardson recalls the show's highlights in 2003, including interviews with Sven-Goran Eriksson , Barbara Cassani and Frank Bruno.


Unknown: Garry Richardson
Unknown: Sven-Goran Eriksson
Unknown: Barbara Cassani
Unknown: Frank Bruno.

: Julian Worricker

A selection of the year's interviews and international reports, featuringCharlie Whelan and other guests.

: Sport on 5

Full Premiership commentary on Middlesbrough v Manchester United from
4pm, preceded by Chelsea v Portsmouth and ManchesterCityv Liverpool, and regular reports from six other matches. Plus a full programme in the Football League.

: Premiership Football

Live and uninterrupted commentary on one of the afternoon's top games.

: 6-0-6

Call Mark Chapman free on [number removed] to discuss the day's sports action.


Unknown: Mark Chapman

: The Weekend News

With Richard Evans and Aasmah Mir.


Unknown: Richard Evans

: Late Night Live

Phone-in debate. Call free on [number removed].

: Up All Night

With Kate Williams. Including at 2.30 World
Football with Tom Vickery ; and at 4.50 Show Business with Peter Bowes in Los Angeles.


Unknown: Kate Williams.
Unknown: Tom Vickery
Unknown: Peter Bowes

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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