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: Falkman and his Orchestra

at the Capitol Cinema.
(to 16.30)


Musicians: Falkman and his Orchestra

: Women's Hour

(a) Bridge: "The Gambling Element", by Miss Jane Ramsay Kerr; (b) Impressions of the Week.


Item presenter (Bridge: The Gambling Element): Jane Ramsay Kerr

: Weather Forecast; Children's Stories

(a) "William Goes to the Pictures", Part 2 from "Just William", by Richmal Crompton, published by Geo. Newnes, Ltd.; (b) Monkey Stories.


Author (William Goes to the Pictures): Richmal Crompton

: Weekly Film Criticism

Mr. G.A. Atkinson (B.B.C. Film Critic).
S.B. from London.


Film critic: G.A. Atkinson

: Choral Night

Lyric Glee Singers. Overture, "Arcadians" (Monckton).
Messrs. Robert Pitt and Langton Marks in "Duets Up to Date".
Lyric Glee Singers. Concert Valse: "Lilac Time" (Schubert).
Messrs. Robert Pitt and Langton Marks in "Duets Up to Date".


Singers: Lyric Glee Singers
Singer: Robert Pitt
Singer: Langton Marks

: Chat on British Mammals

by Dr. Jas. J. Simpson, M.A., D.Sc.


Speaker: Dr. Jas. J. Simpson

: Second General News Bulletin

from London.
followed by South Wales News giving Local Weather Forecast.

: S.B. from London

(See London Programme)

: Close Down


Announcer: L. B. Page

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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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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