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: Lozells Picture House Orchestra

Director, Paul Rimmer
Marjorle Hoverd (Soprano), Norah Tarrant (Contralto).
(to 16.30)


Musicians: Lozells Picture House Orchestra
Orchestra director: Paul Rimmer
Soprano: Marjorie Hoverd
Contralto: Norah Tarrant

: News

S.B. from London.

Archibald Haddon
S.B. from London.

Local News and Weather Forecast


Dramatic critic: Archibald Haddon

: Birmingham Composers Night: No. 1: W.J. Fenney

Station Orchestra
Under the direction of Joseph Lewis
"In Early Spring"
"In the Woods".
Readings from the Works of Birmingham Poets
Sydney Grew


Musicians: Station Orchestra
Orchestra under the direction of: Joseph Lewis
Reader: Sydney Grew

: Bert Ashmore (Tenor)

"Fairie Song"...................................(1)

Emily Broughton (Soprano).
"The Sands of Dee" (1)

Alice Couchman (Solo Piano) and Station Orchestra.
"Romance" for Piano and small Orchestra.

Station String Quartette
Quartette for Strings in F.


Tenor: Bert Ashmore
Soprano: Emily Broughton
Pianist: Alice Couchman
Musicians: Station Orchestra
Musicians: Station String Quartette

: News

S.B. from London.

Local News and Weather Forecast

: Further Readings from the Works of Birmingham Poets

Sydney Grew


Reader: Sydney Grew

: Frank Cantell and Alice Couchman

Romance for Viola and Piano.

Poem, "Dawn" ..............................(14)


Violaist: Frank Cantell
Pianist: Alice Couchman

: Beer Vic will give Morse Practice


Speaker: Beer Vic

: Close down


Announcer: Percy Edgar

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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.

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