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A radio magazine for the Merchant
' Ship's narker'
More trouble for Sid and George (Frederick Burtwell and Reginald
' The book locker'
John P. Taylor
' Mum '
From the crow's nest
The week's eye-witness
' Music box '
Records new and old
' In the dog watch '
Commander Campbell spins a yam or two
' Sweethearts and wives ' with messages for men of the Merchant Navy at sea. Louise Hampton brings sweethearts and wives to the microphone from a different seaport each week. This week they come from Swansea.
George Scott-Wood and his 'Blue
Peter' Quintet
Compere, Commander
A. B. Campbell
Produced by Dallas Bower and Robert Barr


Unknown: Frederick Burtwell
Unknown: John P. Taylor
Unknown: Louise Hampton
Unknown: A. B. Campbell
Produced By: Dallas Bower
Unknown: Robert Barr

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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.

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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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