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: Breakfast

: The Midday News

: Cheltenham Festival

John Inverdale hosts coverage of the third day of National Hunt racing's top event of the season, with reports from Clare Balding, Cornelius Lysaght and comedian Kevin Day and, from 1.45, a special live broadcast from the Centaur
Building at Cheltenham Racecourse, where experts respond to gueries from the public. John Hunt and Luke Harvey present commentary on the big races, from 2.00.
How to pick a winner: page 38


Unknown: Cornelius Lysaght
Unknown: Kevin Day
Unknown: John Hunt
Unknown: Luke Harvey

: Drive

: 5 Live Sport

Mark Saggers hosts Uefa Cup action, with British sides in the second legs of their ties in the last 16. Featuring a commentary, with reporters following each British side.

: Test Match Special

Commentary on the second day's play in the Second Test between New Zealand and England in Wellington.

: Richard Bacon

Call free on [number removed].

: Up All Night

With Dotun Adebayo. Including at
1.35 New Films with Rich Cline , and at
2.35 Phone-ins on weekly themes.


Unknown: Dotun Adebayo.
Unknown: Rich Cline

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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