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: In Rural Maharashtra

Life in the country of the soldier-farmers, the Mahrattas.

North and South of the Niger
The colony of Nigeria has a population of 20,000,000. In this film viewers see how many of those people live, and what their country is like.

: Music-Hall

[Starring] Vera Lynn
Introduced by Benny Hill
with Leslie Sarony, Alfred Marks, Joe Ortness, The Volants
Orchestra directed by Eric Robinson


Presenter/comedian: Benny Hill
Singer: Vera Lynn
Singer: Leslie Sarony
Comedian: Alfred Marks
Performer: Joe Ortness
Acrobats: The Volants
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Producer: Walton Anderson

: Picture Page

A Topical Magazine.


Edited and introduced by: Joan Gilbert
Interviewer: Leslie Mitchell
Producer: S. E. Reynolds

: Newsreel

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, and programmes to purchase from BBC Store and other providers.

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.

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