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: Olympic Breakfast

Nicky Campbell with commentary from the fifth day, including the sailing and diving events.


Unknown: Nicky Campbell

: Olympic Highlights

Overnight action from Beijing.

: 5 Live Olympics

Simon Mayo introduces commentary from the fifth day, featuring swimming heats, boxing preliminaries and tennis and hockey events.


Introduces: Simon Mayo

: Olympic Drive

Peter Allen introduces this afternoon's show from Beijing.


Introduces: Peter Allen

: Olympic Update

Vassos Alexander and Peter Allen present a full round-up of the day's main stories from Beijing.


Unknown: Vassos Alexander
Unknown: Peter Allen

: 5 Live Sport

Mark Saggers introduces live commentary from the Champions League and Carling Cup first-round action. Plus extensive reports from the Beijing Olympics.

: 6-0-6

Tim Lovejoy takes listeners' calls.


Unknown: Tim Lovejoy

: Phil Williams

Lively and provocative discussion.

: Beijing Olympic Podcast

Darren Campbell in Beijing with a behind-the-scenes round-up.


Unknown: Darren Campbell

: 5 Live Olympics

Mark Pougatch with the swimming finals, judo, archery and shooting.


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.

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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