• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Synopsis

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.
Appeal on behalf of the Hostels for Crippled and Invalid Women Workers by Anona Winn .
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The Hostels for Crippled and Invalid Women Workers were founded in 191 for the training in fine needlework and subsequent employment of severely physically disabled girls and women, who are thus enabled to live and work in conditions specially adapted to their needs. A small proportion are able to go out into the world to earn their living, but the majority remain in the Hostels where they are encouraged to live as independently as possible.
There is now, also, a small house for those workers who have reached the age of retirement, thus ensuring their security and peace of mind.
The cost of maintenance is considerable. In addition, a heavy debt was incurred when the new building was erected.

Contributors

Tell us more or contact us

Do you know something about this programme that we have not included above?
Or would you like to ask the Genome team a question?

Tell us more or contact us






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.

Feedback about THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE, BBC Home Service Basic, 20.25, 3 July 1955
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/9435b5c726c740adac186e3d45e3826e

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel