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: Olympic Breakfast

With Shelagh Fogarty in London and Nicky Campbell in Beijing, where English diver Tom Daley makes his Olympic debut.


Unknown: Shelagh Fogarty
Unknown: Nicky Campbell
Unknown: Tom Daley

: Olympic Highlights

The overnight action from Beijing.

: Test Match Special

Commentary on the final day's play in the Fourth Test.
TV highlights are on Five at7.15pm

: 5 Live Olympics

Simon Mayo presents live coverage of the swimming heats.


Unknown: Simon Mayo

: Olympic Drive

Peter Allen reports from Beijing.


Unknown: Peter Allen

: Olympic Update

Presented by Peter Allen and Vassos Alexander.


Presented By: Peter Allen
Presented By: Vassos Alexander.

: 5 Live Sport

With Mark Saggers. And at 8.00 Monday Night Club, featuring a debate on the weekend's football.

: Phil Williams


: Beijing Olympic Podcast

Darren Campbell with a behind-the-scenes Olympics round-up.


Unknown: Darren Campbell

: 5 Live Olympics

Mark Pougatch with coverage of the swimming finals. Plus tennis, judo, shooting and hockey.


Unknown: Mark Pougatch

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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