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A Gramophone Lecture-Recital


Unknown: Moses Baritz

: The Tuesday Midday Society's Concert

Relayed from the Houldsworth Hall
Carl Fuchs (Violoncello)
The Royal Manchester College of Music String Orchestra
Conducted by R. J. Fonnes


Conducted By: R. J. Fonnes

: An Ancliffe Programme ORCHESTRA

March, ' The Liberators' Suite, 'The Purple Vine'
Entr'acte, ' Jeannette
Two Novelettes
Entr'acte, ' April Message'
Waltz, 'Nights of Gladness'


S.B. from Leeds
Check Mate
A Game of Chess played by D. KITCHEN and J. W. SMITH , while JACK SAYES tells the children
BILLY'S ideas on the game


Played By: D. Kitchen
Played By: J. W. Smith
Unknown: Jack Sayes

: 'It May Come to This'

A Novel Entertainment
It is always intriguing to anticipate the future, and this evening we propose carrying our imaginations forward a hundred years or so. The mise-en-sc6ne is laid in, what we shall term, for lack of a better word, ' The Listeners' Exchange'

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.

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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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