Press Office

Wednesday 24 Sep 2014

Programme Information

Information for journalists

Publication times

BBC Programme Information is published on Thursdays (TV) and Fridays (Radio), more than two weeks before transmission.

We aim to publish by lunchtime where possible.

Publication dates may be brought forward at certain times, for instance, in the run-up to Christmas. See Christmas 2009 publication dates.


A selection of images for each week is available at for media use only.

Schedule updates and changes

Amendments to the schedule or programme content are indicated in red for ease of identification.

Email alerts

BBC Programme Information offers an email service to alert journalists to the publication of Programme Information and to major updates to the schedule or published copy.

To register, please go to Contact Us on the left-hand side of this page and complete the form. Write "Programme Information email alerts" in the subject box. Please specify if you are interested in TV or Radio or both.

Publicity contacts

For details of BBC Publicity contacts, please go to Contact Us and complete the form.


All Programme Information copy may be used free of charge on condition that it credits the relevant BBC programme or service.

The material contained on the Programme Information pages is protected by copyright which is owned by the BBC.

Material may not be reproduced or used other than in respect to BBC programmes.

© British Broadcasting Corporation 2008

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.