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: Concert

The Wireless Trio and Violet Wilks (Soprano).
(to 12.30)


Musicians: The Wireless Trio
Soprano: Violet Wilks

: Women's Hour

Fashion Talk, by Nora Shandon.

Education and the Woman, by Mrs. Roscoe Brunner.


Speaker (Fashion Talk): Nora Shandon
Speaker (Education and the Woman): Roscoe Brunner

: Children's Stories

"What the Blackbird Told Me", by Lester Cross.

Jack Hardy: Chap. 14: Part 11, by Herbert Strang.

L.G.M. of the Daily Mail.


Storyteller (What the Blackbird Told Me): Lester Cross
Author (Jack Hardy): Herbert Strang
Speaker: L. G. M. of the Daily Mail [Leslie G. Mainland]

: Time Signal and 1st General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

The Week's Music

Percy A. Scholes (the B.B.C. Music Critic)
S.B. to all Stations.

Radio Society of Great Britain: Talk
S.B. to all Stations.

Local News and Weather Forecast


Music critic (The Week's Music): Percy A. Scholes

: Memories Programme

S.B. to other Stations.

7.35 The Band of His Majesty's Grenadier Guards
(By permission of Colonel B.N. Sargison Brooke, C.M.G., D.S.O.) Director of Music: Lieut. G. Miller, L.R.A.M.


Musicians: The Band of His Majesty's Grenadier Guards
Director of Music: Lieut. G. Miller

: The Importance of Lighting in Home, School and Office

Mr. Leon Caster, F.J.I.
S.B. to other Stations.


Speaker: Leon Caster

: Time Signal, 2nd General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

Local News and Weather Forecast

: Memories Programme

S.B. to other Stations.

Band of H.M. Grenadier Guards
Selection from Sir Harry Lauder's Songs.
March, "The British Grenadiers".


Musicians: Band of H.M. Grenadier Guards

: Close down


Announcer: J. S. Dodgson

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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