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: Sportsweek

: Gabby Logan

: One-Day Cricket

Live commentary on the Friends Provident Trophy semi-finals, featuring Lancashire Lightning v Hampshire Hawks and Sussex
Sharks v Gloucestershire Gladiators.

: Wimbledon

Mark Pougatch and Clare Balding report live from the All England Club, with commentary on the men's final, from 2.00pm. Plus updates from the Tour de France. Wimbledon towels offer: page 27 "Time!": page 28


Unknown: Mark Pougatch

: Yes It's the Ashes

Andy Zaltzman invites guests for a look at this summer's Ashes series. Repeated from yesterday at 11am


Unknown: Andy Zaltzman

: Gay Life after Saddam

Aasmah Mir reports on anti-gay tensions in Iraq since the fall of Saddam Hussein in December 2003. Human rights campaigners claim that hundreds of gay and bisexual people have been executed or tortured and others have fled in fear, while in the UK gay Iraqis seeking asylum are struggling to persuade the authorities to let them stay.


Unknown: Aasmah Mir
Unknown: Saddam Hussein

: The Weekend News

With John Pienaar and Dalya Raphael.


Unknown: John Pienaar
Unknown: Dalya Raphael.

: Ranvir Singh

Fierce and lively topical debate.

: Up All Night

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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