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The novel by H. G. Wells adapted as a serial for radio in six parts by JON MANCHIP WHITE with Paul Daneman as Professor John Nicholson and Peter Sallis as the Parson
'I tripped and fell right in the path of the Fighting-Machines, expecting to be crushed out of existence in a hideous instant....'
4: The Black Smoke
Sound score by David Cain of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Produced by JOHN POWELL
Peter Sallis Is in ' Wait Until Dark ' at the Duchess Theatre. London


Novel By: H. G. Wells
Unknown: Jon Manchip White
Unknown: Paul Daneman
Unknown: Professor John Nicholson
Unknown: Peter Sallis
Unknown: David Cain
Produced By: John Powell
Produced By: Peter Sallis

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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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