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: Transmission to Schools

Countryside : History of en English Town by Patricia Johnson.


Unknown: Patricia Johnson.

: " Books to Read

" by Ann Spice. " The Evolution of Stage Dresses," by Mrs. Lovat Eraser. Organ and Orchestral Music, relayed from Shepherd's Bush Pavilion. Songs by Vivien Lambelet.


Unknown: Mrs. Lovat Eraser.
Songs By: Vivien Lambelet.


Samson Cat " from " Picture Tales from the Russian," by Valerie Carrick , translated by Neville Forbes. " Progress Through the Ages (3) : Architecture," by W. J. Claxton.


Unknown: Valerie Carrick
Unknown: Neville Forbes.
Unknown: W. J. Claxton.

: An Appeal on behalf of the Stepney Infant Welfare Centre

by the Rt. Hon.


Unknown: Sir William Joynson-Hicks

: Weather Forecast and 1st General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.

John Strachey: Literary Criticism
S.B. to all Stations.

Local News.


Literary critic: John Strachey

: Barney O'Reilly

Will Tell Irish Stories and Sing
" The Mountains o' Mourne." "Phil the Fluter's Ball."

: The Orchestra.

Frank Mullings, with Orchestra.

: - An Interlude

" From My Window," by Philemon.
Frank Mullings.


Unknown: Frank Mullings.

: Jerome Murphy

Returns to the Microphone.

: Weather Forecast and 2nd General News Bulletin

S.B. to all Stations.
Sir Oliver Lodge, F.R.S.: "Ether and Reality. Matter as a Form of Ether Energy. What an Atom is Like and What Becomes of it."
S.B. to all Stations.
Local News.


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

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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