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Sports Report


We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
with Eamonn Andrews
A comprehensive and up-to-the-minute survey of the day's sport from importers and observers throughout the country and overseas

5.0 Football and Racing: the day's results read by John Webster and Gerald Sinstadt

5.10 app. Special Reports and news flashes and interviews from the grounds

Rugby Union: Reports by Bryn Thomas on Scotland v. Wales and by Rex Alston on Ireland v. England

First Division: Arsenal v. Cardiff Citv: Aston Villa v. Tottenham Hotspur: Burnley v. Sheffield Wednesday: West Ham United v. Everton: Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Manchester United
Second Division: Southampton v. Ipswich Town; Sunderland v. Middlesbrough
Scottish F.A. Cup: Tommy Muirhead reports on a Second Round tie

Cricket: Jack Fingleton, in Melbourne, reports on the fifth Test Match between Australia and the West Indies

Talking Sport: Leading players, administrators and journalists join Eamonn Andrews at the microphone to discuss topics of the moment

5.52 app. CLASSIFIED FOOTBALL RESULTS Produced by Angus Mackay


Unknown: Eamonn Andrews
Read By: John Webster
Read By: Gerald Sinstadt
Unknown: Rex Alston
Unknown: Tommy Mulr
Unknown: Jack Fingleton
Produced By: Angus MacKay

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.

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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.

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