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: Morning Concert

Miss Miriam Fishbein, Solo Violin.
(to 12.30)


Violinist: Miriam Fishbein

: Women's Hour

Bridge: The Gambling Element, by Miss Jane Ramsay Kerr. Impressions of the Week.


Item presenter (Bridge: The Gambling Element): Jane Ramsay Kerr

: Children's Stories

"William Goes to the Pictures", from "Just William", by Richmal Crompton; Uncle Willie's Stories, "Fireworks".


Author (William Goes to the Pictures): Richmal Crompton

: Seen on the Screen

Our Weekly Film Talk by Mr. A. G. Atkinson, the B.B.C. Film Critic.
(Broadcast to all Stations)


Film critic: A. G. Atkinson

: The Wireless Orchestra

Conducted by L. Stanton Jefferies.
The Shaftesbury Singers (Male Voice Quartet).
Miss Florence Lennox, Soprano.
Orchestra: Musical Comedy Selection.
The Shaftesbury Singers.
Mr. Philip Middlemiss, Entertainer.
The Shaftesbury Singers.


Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra
[Orchestra] conducted by: L. Stanton Jefferies
Soprano: Florence Lennox
Singers: The Shaftesbury Singers
Entertainer: Philip Middlemiss

: Comets

Dr. A. C. C. Crommelin, F.R.A.S., Director of the Comet Section of the British Astronomical Association, on "Comets".


Speaker: Dr. A. C. C. Crommelin

: Time Signal; Second General News Bulletin

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

: Miss Florence Lennox, Soprano

Mr. Philip Middlemiss, Entertainer.


Soprano: Florence Lennox
Entertainer: Philip Middlemiss

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Announcer: R. F. Palmer

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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