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: Morning Reports

News and sport

: Sportsweek

A seven-day sports review presented by Garry Richardson , with big-name sports guests.


Presented By: Garry Richardson

: Phil Williams

Sitting in for Rachel Burden.


Unknown: Rachel Burden.

: 5 Live Sport

Eleanor Oldroyd presents FA Cup fifth-round coverage, with commentary on Sheffield United v Middlesbrough (kick-off 2.00) and Preston North End v
Portsmouth (kick-off 4.00). Plus domestic rugby news.

: 6-0-6

Football phone-in hosted by Spoony. Call [number removed]. TEXT: [number removed] (standard rate)

: 5 Live Report

Return of the Debt. Penny Haslam talks to home owners who are being pursued for debt they had been unaware of. Producer Kirsteen Knight


Talks: Penny Haslam
Producer: Kirsteen Knight

: The Weekend News

Presented by John Pienaar and Dalya Raphael.


Presented By: John Pienaar
Presented By: Dalya Raphael.

: Stephen Nolan

Lively debate. Call [number removed].

: Up All Night

With Dotun Adebayo. Including at
1.35 Science with Chris Smith , at
2.05 Reading between the Headlines, featuring a phone-in book discussion, at 4.35 Japan Update with Richard Kimber and at
4.45 Australia News with Phil Mercer.


Unknown: Dotun Adebayo.
Unknown: Chris Smith
Unknown: Richard Kimber
Unknown: Phil Mercer.

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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