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: Time Signal from Greenwich; Pin Money and How to Make It

by E. Thornton Cook.

Organ and Orchestra music, relayed from the Pavilion, Shepherd's Bush.

Notable Eighteenth Century Women - The Countess of Eglintown, by Florence Thornton Smith.

(to 16.30)


Speaker: E. Thornton Cook
Speaker (Notable Eighteenth Century Women): Florence Thornton Smith.

: Children's Stories

Uncle Jeff's Musical Talk



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

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

S.B. to all Stations.

Edwin Fagg, F.R.S.L., Official Lecturer to the Tate Gallery.
S.B. to other Stations.

Local News


Speaker: Edwin Fagg

: Popular Programme

Wish Wynne
In her famous Character Studies.

The Lyrics Quartette

Hector Gordon
In Canny Entertainment.

The Wireless Orchestra


Performer: Wish Wynne
Singers: The Lyrics Quartette
Entertainer: Hector Gordon
Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra

: Telescopes

Capt. Ainslie, R.N., F.R.A.S.
S.B. to other Stations.


Speaker: Capt. Ainslie

: Time Signal from Greenwich, 2nd General News Bulletin and Weather Forecast

S.B. to all Stations.

Talk by the Royal Horticultural Society, "The Week's Work in the Garden."
S.B. to other Stations.

Local News

: Close down


Announcer: C.H. King

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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