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: Morning Concert

Miss Phyllis Kitchener, Soprano.
(to 12.30)


Soprano: Phyllis Kitchener

: Women's Hour

A Poultry Talk by "Chanticleer"; A Fashion Talk by Miss Nora Shandon.


Speaker (A Poultry Talk): "Chanticleer"
Speaker (A Fashion Talk): Nora Shandon

: Children's Stories

Auntie Sophie, "In My Nature Country" (Grieg); "Will o' the Wisp" (Macdowell)

A Hollow Hut, by A. Kirkham Hamilton.

Children's News


Pianist: Aunt Sophie [Miss Cecil Dixon]
Reader (A Hollow Hut): A. Kirkham Hamilton

: Time Signal; First General News Bulletin

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

: To-day's League Football

Mr. Allan Baddeley


Speaker: Allan Baddeley

: Orchestra

Mr. Keighley Dunn, Tenor: "I sent you a song" (Sanderson); "Absent" (Metcalf).

Dance Music: "Sunset Land", Foxtrot; "Carolina in the Morning", Foxtrot; "La-la-la", Onestep; "Mirror", Valse; "Teach Me', Foxtrot; "Away Down East in Maine", Foxtrot.

Mr. Tom Morton and Miss Maggie Bowman, Entertainers.

Orchestral: Selection, "Mignon" (Thomas); Barcarolle, "Tales of Hoffman" (Offenbach).

Mr. Keighley Dunn, Tenor: "The Last Watch" (Pinsuti); "Thora" (Adams).


Tenor: Keighley Dunn
Entertainer: Tom Morton Entertainer: Maggie Bowman

: Motoring

by Captain Richard Twelvetrees.


Speaker: Captain Richard Twelvetrees

: Time Signal; Second General News Bulletin

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

Dance Music: "Fate", Foxtrot; "Tell Me When Were You Born", Foxtrot; "Voice In My Heart", Valse.

Mr. Tom Morton and Miss Maggie Bowman, Entertainers.

Dance Music: "Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Sheen", Onestep; "Where the Bamboo Babies Grow", Foxtrot; "You Tell Her-I Stutter", Foxtrot.


Tenor: Keighley Dunn
Entertainer: Tom Morton
Entertainer: Maggie Bowman

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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.

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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.

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