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: Nicolina Twigg M.Sc.

'At Home - (1) Rome: Lucretia, circa B.C. 600.'

Frank Cantell (Violin).


relayed from Prince's Café

: For Scouts and Girl Guides

Scoutmaster W.A. Howitt, 'The Lickey Scouts on the Continent'


Speaker: W.A. Howitt

: Weather Forecast, News

Prof. J. ARTHUR THOMSON , ' The Mind of Insects.' S.B.. from Aberdeen


Unknown: J. Arthur Thomson


Talk and Reading

: 'FIGARO' (Act IT.)

relayed from the Theatre Royal. Leeds. For Cast, etc., see London Programme.

: Annual Police Band Concert: No.3

The City of Birmingham Police Band
Conducted by Richard Wassell
Miranda Sugden (Soprano)
Winifred Browne (Pianoforte)
Melsa (Violin)
Relayed from the Central Hall

Second Suite from ' L'Arlesienne' (' The Maid of Arles') - Bizet
WINIFRED BROWNE Arabesque in G - Debussy
The Wind in the Plain - Debussy
Tarantella - Chopin
From the Land of the Sky Blue Water - Cadman
Shepherd, Thy Demeanour Vary - Wilson
MELSA Hebrew Melody - Achron
Caprice Basque - Sarasate
BAND Overture, ' Tannhauser ' - Wagner


Musicians: The City of Birmingham Police Band
Conducted by: Richard Wassell
Singer: Miranda Sugden
Pianoforte: Winifred Browne
Violin: Melsa

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.

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