• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation


: Concert

The Station Military Band
Conductor, William A. Crosse


Musicians: The Station Military Band
Conductor: William A. Crosse

: Women's Half-Hour

Lena Biltcliffe on "Josephine Butler."


Speaker: Lena Biltcliffe

: Scholars' Half-Hour

Charles Wain on "Homes of the Hedgerows-Burrows, etc."
(to 18.30)


Speaker: Charles Wain

: Farmers' Corner

Mr. H. C. Pawson on "Farm Horses."
(to 18.50)


Speaker: H. C. Pawson

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Mr. Charles Rose
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Charles Rose

: The Band and Pipers 1st Bn The Seaforth Highlanders (The Ross-shire Buffs: The Duke of Albany's)

By Permission of Lieut.-Col. H.F. Baillie, D.S.O., and Officers.
Conductor, Edward Grayson

(Pipe Major, J. Haywood)
Pipers' Parade: March, Strathspey Reel.

John Olivere (Baritone)


Donald Avison (Entertainer) in dialect and other stories.


Musicians: The Band and Pipers 1st Bn The Seaforth Highlanders
Conductor: Edward Grayson
Piper: Pipe Major J. Haywood
Baritone: John Olivere
Entertainer: Donald Avison

: The Band and Pipers 1st Bn The Seaforth Highlanders: Band

(Solo Cornet, Band-Sgt. Platt, D.C.M.

(Solo Clarinet, Musician MacKay)

John Olivere

(Solo Piper, Pipe-Major J. Haywood)


Cornettist: Band-Sgt. Platt
Clarinettist: Musician MacKay
Baritone: John Olivere
Piper: Pipe Major J. Haywood

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Dr. D. M. Chapman
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Dr. D. M. Chapman

: The Savoy Bands

S.B. from London.


Musicians: The Savoy Bands

: Close down


Announcer: W. M. Shewen

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel