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: Concert

The Wireless Trio and Leslie Eaton (Baritone).
(to 16.30)


Musicians: The Wireless Trio
Baritone: Leslie Eaton

: Women's Hour

"A Chat to the Thin Woman", by Rosalie Neish.

Impressions of the Week


Speaker (A Chat to the Thin Woman): Rosalie Neish

: Children's Stories

"What the Fly Said", by Olga Somech.

Songs by Uncle Rex, including "The Vicar of Bray".

Jack Hardy: Chap. 19, Part II, by Herbert Strang (The End).


Author (What the Fly Said): Olga Somech
Singer: Uncle Rex (Rex Palmer)
Author (Jack Hardy): Herbert Strang

: Time Signal and 1st General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

G.A. Atkinson (the B.B.C. Film Critic): "Seen on the Screen"
S.B. to all Stations.

Local News and Weather Forecast


Film critic (Seen on the Screen): G.A. Atkinson

: The Wireless Orchestra

Conducted by L. Stanton Jefferies.
Programme S.B. to Bournemouth


Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra
Orchestra conducted by: L. Stanton Jefferies

: Ecuador

Mr. H.E. Powell-Jones
S.B. to Bournemouth.


Speaker: H.E. Powell-Jones

: Time Signal and 2nd General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

Local News and Weather Forecast

: The Valkyrie: Act III (Wagner)

relayed from The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
S.B. to all Stations.


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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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.

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