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: Time Signal from Greenwich, Concert

The Wireless Trio

"The Jungle Girl", by Constance Coventry.

Travel Pictures, "Friesland", by Marjorie Bowen

(to 16.30)


Musicians: The Wireless Trio
Speaker (The Jungle Girl): Constance Coventry
Speaker (Travel Pictures): Marjorie Bowen

: Children's Stories

Uncle Jeff's Musical Talk illustrated by the Orchestra.


Speaker (Uncle Jeff's Musical Talk): Uncle Jeff [L. Stanton Jefferies]

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

S.B. to all Stations.

News and Views of the Theatre

Archibald Haddon (the B.B.C. Dramatic Critic).
S.B. to all Stations

Local News and Weather Forecast


Dramatic critic (News and Views of the Theatre): Archibald Haddon

: Sketches by Bertha Willmot

"The Comedy Girl With a Voice".


Comedienne: Bertha Willmot

: The Month's Science reviewed by the British Science Guild

read by Sir Thomas Holland, K.C.S.I., K.C.I.E., F.R.S., Rector of the Imperial College of Science.
S.B. to all Stations except Glasgow and Manchester.


Reader: Sir Thomas Holland

: Time Signal from Greenwich and 2nd General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations except Manchester

Local News and Weather Forecast

: Programme by The Eclipse Prize Singers, Eileen Wright (Solo Violin), and George Stockwin (Baritone)

George Stockwin will endeavour to Entertain.
Humorous Part Songs


Singers: The Eclipse Prize Singers
Violinist: Eileen Wright
Baritone: George Stockwin

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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.

BBC Guidance

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