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: Concert

by Miss Florence Farrar (Pianoforte Soli) and Miss Nancy Edwards (Contralto).


Pianist: Florence Farrar
Contralto: Nancy Edwards

: Scholars' Half Hour

Mr. J. Brown will talk on "Pons Aelii" and the "Roman Wall".


Speaker: J. Brown

: News

S.B. from London.

: Orchestra

Selection of Herbert Oliver's Songs.

Mr. George Harris, Tenor: "Any Place is Heaven" (Lohr); "The One White Rose" (Breville-Smith).

Mr. W. A. Bates, Entertainer: "Goldfish" (Wurman & Walker).

Orchestra: "Desert Romance" (Ketelbey); "Silver Cloud" (Ketelbey).

Mr. George Harris: "If I Might Only Come To You" (Squire); "Coming Home" (Willeby).

Miss Violet Ormond, Contralto: "Serenade" (Gounod); "La Rose" (Genise).

Mr. George Harris, Tenor: "I Dream That I Hear You Singing" (Marshall).

Orchestra: Selection, "Romeo and Juliet" (Gounod).


Tenor: George Harris
Entertainer: W. A. Bates
Contralto: Violet Ormond

: News

S.B. from London.

: Orchestra

"Treasure Island" (Farman).

Mr. W. A. Bates: "Prophetic Peeps".

Miss Violet Ormond: (a) "The Wooing of the Rose" (Franck); (b) "Will O' The Wisp" (Spross).

Men's Hour


Entertainer: W. A. Bates
Contralto: Violet Ormond

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Announcer: C. K. Parsons

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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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