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: Time Signal from Greenwich; Light Symphony Programme

Wynne Ajello (Soprano), Victor Carne (Tenor)
The Wireless Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Dan Godfrey, Jun.

"My Part of the Country," by A. Bonnet Laird.


Soprano: Wynne Ajello
Tenor: Victor Carne
Musicians: The Wireless Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Dan Godfrey, Jun.
Speaker (My Part of the Country): A. Bonnet Laird

: Children's Corner

Martin Shaw's Musical Talk: "Handel," with Illustrations by the Wireless Orchestra.
(to 18.45)


Speaker: Martin Shaw
Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra

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

S.B. to all Stations.

Theodore Ruete on "Bits About Brushes."
S.B. to other Stations.

Local News


Speaker (Bits About Brushes): Theodore Ruete

: Dance Evening

The Berkeley Dance Band
With Interludes at 8.30 and 9.30, by The Roosters Concert Party
The names of the Dance Items will be announced in the Daily Press.


Musicians: The Berkeley Dance Band
Performers: The Roosters Concert Party

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

S.B. to all Stations.

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

Mr. Quintin Waddington on "Empire Romances - The Tragedy of the Spice Islands."
S.B. to all Stations.

Local News


Speaker (Empire Romances - The Tragedy of the Spice Islands): Quintin Waddington

: Dance Evening (Continued): The Savoy Orpheans and Savoy Havana Bands

relayed from the Savoy Hotel, London.
S.B. to all Stations.


Musicians: The Savoy Orpheans
Musicians: Savoy Havana Band

: Close down


Announcer: J. S. Dodgson

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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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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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