• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: Mr. H. 'CROWTHER

, F.R.M.S., " In
Yorkshire Byeways-(2) The Commercial River of Leeds and Bradford."

: Memories of Old Yorkshire.

This evening we are attempting to revive memories of many of the old folk tunes of Yorkshire. To do this we are presenting, as chief feature in our programme, two short plays of Yorkshire country life, in dialect, written by Mr. Frank Kidson , M.A., who has also collected and arranged the authentic folk tunes. In order to obtain the right spirit at the outset, " On Ilkla' Moor Baht 'At," which might almost be called the National Anthem of Yorkshire, will be sung with a chorus. This will be followed by " Job and His Comforters," the Bret of the plays. The incidental music will consist of Yorkshire Country Dance Tunes, musically arranged by Miss Phoebe Johnson. After a short interval " The Elopement," an episode with folk-music, will be given, and our glimpse of Yorkshire will conclude with the Holmfirth Anthem Pratty Flowers," and " Three Yorkshire Dale Dances."

Contributors

Written By: Mr. Frank Kidson
Arranged By: Miss Phoebe Johnson.

: Programme

S.B. from London.








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

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel