• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

The Autumn Garden


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.
by LILLIAN HELLMAN adapted for radio by GUY VAESEN
' I know every foot of this house. It was the great summer mansion and as kids we were here more than we were at home-The great summer mansion! Did the house change, or me? '
September 1949: the Tuckerman house in a summer resort on the Gulf of Mexico, about 100 miles from New Orleans.


Unknown: Lillian Hellman
Producer: David H. Godfrey
Rose Griggs: Margaret Robertson
Mrs Mary Ellis: Betty Hardy
General Benjamin Griggs: Stuart Nichol
Edward Crossman: Hayne Ryan
Carrie Ellis: Helen Horton
Frederick Ellis: Blain Fairman
Sophie Tuckerman: Patricia Gallimore
Constance Tuckerman: Joan Miller
Hilda: Jo Manning Wilson
Nina Denery: Jane Jordan Rogers
Nicholas Denery: Edward Bishop
Leon: Nigel Anthony

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 Autumn Garden, BBC Radio 4 FM, 20.00, 26 July 1971
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/d3f4948f148b4116b79b7a010e28a6cc

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