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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.
The first of a fortnightly series in which listeners will hear extracts from current plays both in London and. in the provinces
The last act of Bernard Shaw 's new play,
'In Good King Charles's Golden Days'. which was produced at last year's Malvern Festival, and will open a tour of the provinces at the Theatre Royal, Newcastle-on-Tyne, on' Monday, February 12, prior to London production. Presented by Roy Limbert in association with Emile Littler
With Ernest Thesiger as King Charles and Irene Vanbrugh as Queen Catherine
The programme will be introduced by Ivor Brown
Produced in the theatre by Roy Limbert and for broadcasting by Bruce Beifrage


Unknown: Bernard Shaw
Presented By: Roy Limbert
Unknown: Emile Littler
Unknown: Ernest Thesiger
Unknown: Irene Vanbrugh
Introduced By: Ivor Brown
Unknown: Roy Limbert
Broadcasting By: Bruce Beifrage

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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.

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