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: Concert

L. A. Nicholson (Solo
Violin), Sam Barraclough (Solo Cornet), Robert Mark (Solo 'Cello).


Unknown: L. A. Nicholson
Violin: Sam Barraclough
Unknown: Robert Mark

: Women's Half-Hour

Miss Tinsley on "Handwork for the Children."

Hilda Royal, Recitations


Speaker (Handwork for the Children): Miss Tinsley
Performer: Hilda Royal

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Capt. P.P. Eckersley
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Captain P.P. Eckersley

: Evening of Drama . "DOOR MATS."

A Comedy in Three Acts, by Hubert Henry Davies.
The Action takes place in Noel's house in Chelsea, and covers a period of ten weeks.
Act I.-The Studio in Noel Gale's house in Chelsea. (In this Act. Capt. Harding is in full dress uniform for his portrait.)
Act II.-The Drawing room. Six weeks later.
Act III.-The Dining-room. A month later.
The Play produced by GORDON LEA .


Unknown: Hubert Henry Davies.
Produced By: Gordon Lea

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Mr. C. Leonard Woolley
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: C. Leonard Woolley

: La Boheme: Act IV

S.B. from London.

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Announcer: E. L. Odhams

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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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.

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