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: 5WA's Five O'Clocks

Vocal and Instrumental Artists. including Lilian Evans (Soprano).

Talks to Women.


Soprano: Lilian Evans

: Hints on Bowls

by Wyndhain W. Jones, President of the Welsh Bowling Association.
(to 18.45)


Speaker: Wyndhain W. Jones

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Willie C. Clissitt on Sport of the Week

Local News


Speaker (Sport of the Week): Willie C. Clissitt

: Dance Night

Entertainer, Helena Millais
The Station Orchestra

8.00 Orchestra Fox-trot, "Havana" (9); Fox-trot, "Horse Shoe Blues"; Waltz, "Honeymoon Chimes"; Fox-trot, "Long Lost Mamma" (6); Fox-trot, "She Needs Another Now".


Entertainer: Helena Millais
Musicians: The Station Orchestra

: Dance Night: Orchestra

Fox-trot, "Silver Lining"; Waltz, "Mickey Donohue" (9); Fox-trot, "How Can I Believe You?"; Fox-trot "Love Tales" (7); Fox-trot, "No, No, Nora" (7); One-step, "Greatest Lad".

: Dance Night: Orchestra

Waltz, "Waltz Me to Sleep"; Fox-trot, "Not Here, Not There" (6); Fox-trot, "A Smile Will Go a Long, Long Way" (6); Waltz, "Waltzing the Blues" (6); Fox-trot, "Shake Your Feet" (11).

: News and Weather Forecast

S.B. from London.

Mr. Sterling MacKinlay
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Sterling MacKinlay

: Tannhauser: Act III

S.B. from London.

: Close down


Announcer: A. H. Goddard

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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