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Introduced by KENNETH ALLSOP
JOHN COLEMAN on new fiction
RICHARD FINDLATER reviewing 'Neath the Mask, the story of the popular late nineteenth-century theatres run by John M. East , told by his grandson; and interviewing GILES PLAYFAlR about the early nineteenth-century boy-actor, ' Betty,' The Prodigy
FRANCES DONALDSON talks about her neighbour, EVELYN WAUGH
HENRY WILLIAMSON on The Sea Years of Joseph Conrad by Jerry Allen
Produced by Jocelyn Ferguson


Introduced By: Kenneth Allsop
Introduced By: John Coleman
Unknown: Richard Findlater
Unknown: John M. East
Unknown: Giles Playfalr
Talks: Frances Donaldson
Unknown: Evelyn Waugh
Unknown: Henry Williamson
Unknown: Joseph Conrad
Unknown: Jerry Allen
Produced By: Jocelyn Ferguson

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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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