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: Morning Concert

Mr. Maurice Richards, Baritone.
(to 12.30)


Baritone: Maurice Richards

: Women's Hour

Gardening Chat, by Mrs. Marion Cran, F.R.H.S.
In and Out of the Shops by the "Copy Cat".


Item presenter (Gardening Chat): Marion Cran

: Children's Stories

Games and Pastimes

Auntie Sophie at the Piano

Children's News


Pianist: Aunt Sophie [Miss Cecil Dixon]

: Time Signal; First General News Bulletin

Broadcast to all Stations followed by London News and Weather Report.

: Lady Baddeley

Ex-Lady Mayoress, on Fleet Street Week for Bart's; Mr John Merchant, President of the British Esperanto Association, on "Esperanto - The Only Cure for a Tonguetied World".


Speaker (Fleet Street Week for Bart's): Lady Baddeley
Speaker (Esperanto - The Only Cure for a Tonguetied World): John Merchant

: 2LO Dance Band

Half an-Hour's Programme by the "Roosters" Concert Party.
2LO Dance Band
Half an Hour's Programme by the "Roosters" Concert Party.


Musicians: 2LO Dance Band

: The Humours of Football

Colonel C. D. Crisp, Mayor-elect of Lewes, Director of The Arsenal F.C., President of Middlesex F.A.
S.B. from London to all Stations.


Speaker: Colonel C. D. Crisp

: Time Signal; Second General News Bulletin

Broadcast to all Stations followed by London News and Weather Report; 2LO Dance Band.


Musicians: 2LO Dance Band

: Close Down


Announcer: G. C. Beadle

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.

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.

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