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Records of Shirley Abicair and William Clauson
All in the Day's Work by Stephen Grenfell
Produced by Alan Burgem
Off Hayling Island the small yacht runs helplessly before the gale. On board, a man and his wife fight for survival against the sea. In Dispersal at the R.A.F. Station on Thorney Island the alarm bell rings and two helicopters of 22 Squadron take off on their rescue mission. On board one machine is a young aircraftman called Ray Martin who is about to win the George MedaL
The recorded broadcast of May 2 in the Light Programme
The Commandments
Two talks by The Rev. Leslie Timmins
2: Duty becomes delight


Unknown: Shirley Abicair
Unknown: William Clauson
Unknown: Stephen Grenfell
Produced By: Alan Burgem
Unknown: Ray Martin
Unknown: Rev. Leslie Timmins

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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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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