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: Time Signal from Big Ben; Concert

The Wireless Trio and Percival Driver (Baritone).
(to 14.00)


Musicians: The Wireless Trio
Baritone: Percival Driver

: Time Signal from Greenwich, Concert

Royal Winchester, by Desmond Hackett.

Florence Walter (Soprano)

Lost Trinkets at Hotels or Lodgings, by The Barrister-at-Law.


Speaker (Royal Winchester): Desmond Hackett
Soprano: Florence Walter
Speaker (Lost Trinkets at Hotels or Lodgings): The Barrister-at-Law

: Children's Stories

"Darby and Joan"
Play by Rose Fyleman from "The Merry-go-Round," performed by Joan Corker, Betty Corker and Nadia Taylor.

"Treasure Island," Chap. 14, Part II, by Robert Louis Stevenson.

"A Trip round the World - Honolulu."


Writer (Darby and Joan): Rose Fyleman
[Actress]: Joan Corker
[Actress]: Betty Corker
[Actress]: Nadia Taylor
Author (Treasure Island): Robert Louis Stevenson

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

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


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

: Popular 'Request' Programme

Bryn Gwyn (Baritone), John Henry, The Wireless Orchestra


Baritone: Bryn Gwyn
Performer: John Henry
Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra

: Speeches relayed from The Royal Colonial Institute on the occasion of the Empire Day Banquet

H.R.H. The Duke of York replying to the Toast of the King, followed by The Rt. Hon. J.H. Thomas, Colonial Secretary.
S.B. to all Stations.


Speaker: H.R.H. The Duke of York
Speaker: The Rt. Hon. J.H. Thomas

: Act II. of the Opera Ariadne (Strauss)

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


Announcer: J. S. Dodgson

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