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: Time Signal from Greenwich, Concert

The Wireless Trio and Harry Barratt (Baritone)

Women's Talks: "Women as Inventors," by Helen Grieg Souter.

Pianoforte Solos by Cecil Dixon.

"New York, the Cut-Glass City," by Kathleen Courlander.

(to 16.30)


Musicians: The Wireless Trio
Baritone: Harry Barratt
Speaker (Women's Talks): Helen Grieg Souter
Pianist: Cecil Dixon
Speaker (New York, the Cut-Glass City): Kathleen Courlander

: Children's Stories

Auntie Sophie at the Piano.

Kirkham Hamilton on "A Great Traveller."

Children's News

"Model Ships," by W. J. Bassett-Lowke


Pianist: Aunt Sophie [Miss Cecil Dixon]
Speaker (A Great Traveller): Kirkham Hamilton
Speaker (Model Ships): W. J. Bassett-Lowke

: Time Signal from Big Ben and 1st General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

Local News and Weather Forecast

Major L.R. Tosswill, O.B.E., "The Rugby Season, 1923-24"


Speaker (The Rugby Season, 1923-24): Major L.R. Tosswill

: Popular Evening

The Wireless Orchestra

Keighley Dunn (Tenor)

The Orchestra

Jack Rickards and Violet Stevens, The Scandalmongers


Keighley Dunn



Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra Tenor: Keighley Dunn
Performer (The Scandalmongers): Jack Rickards
Performer (The Scandalmongers): Violet Stevens

: Motoring

Capt. Richard Twelvetrees


Speaker: Capt. Richard Twelvetrees

: The Savoy Orpheans and Savoy Havana Bands

Relayed from the Savoy Hotel, London.
S.B. to other Stations.


Musicians: The Savoy Orpheans
Musicians: Savoy Havana Band

: 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.

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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