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: An Hour of Melody

by the Wireless Trio.


Musicians: The Wireless Trio

: A Talk to Women

Interior Decoration by Cherry, Lady Poynter.
A Nursery Chat, by the House Physician of a London Hospital.


Item presenter (Interior Decoration): Cherry, Lady Poynter
Item presenter (Nursery Chat): House Physician of a London Hospital [name uncredited]

: The Children's Corner

A Fairy Dustman Story.
A Railway Talk by John Hope Fellows.


Speaker (A Railway Talk): John Hope Fellows

: First General News Bulletin

Broadcast from London
followed by Glasgow News and Weather Forecast.

: Orchestra

Miss Helen Whitelaw, Contralto: "One Morning, Oh! So Early" (J. M. Diack); "Thinkin' of You" (Eric Coates).
Talk: The Drama by Mr. Morland Graham.
Mr. Peter Melvin, Baritone: "Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind" (Sargeant); "Hurrah for the Highlands" (Faulkener).
Miss Helen Whitelaw, Contralto: "Sincerity" (E. Clarke); "I Hear a Thrush at Eve" (Cadman).
Mr. Peter Melvin, Baritone: "Will o' the Wisp" (Cherry); "Drake Goes West" (Sanderson).


Contralto: Helen Whitelaw
Speaker (Talk: The Drama): Morland Graham
Baritone: Peter Melvin

: Second General News Bulletin

S.B. from London
followed by Glasgow News and Weather Forecast.

Miss Helen Whitelaw, Contralto: "O'er the Moor (Malcolm Lawson); "Bonnie Strathyre" (Malcolm Lawson).
Mr. Peter Melvin, Baritone: "Even Bravest Heart ("Faust") (Gounod); "The Battle of Stirling" (Chisholm).


Contralto: Helen Whitelaw
Baritone: Peter Melvin

: Special Announcements; Close Down


Announcer: A. H. Swinton-Paterson

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.

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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.

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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