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: Falkman and his Orchestra

(to 16.00)


Musicians: Falkman and his Orchestra

: Mr. Bonar Law and Chess

John D. Chambers (Welsh Chess Champion)
(to 18.45)


Speaker: John D. Chambers

: Weather Forecast and News

S. B. from London.

Miss Eleanor Vachell, F.L.S., Member of the Botanical Exchange Club of the British Isles, on Flowers of the Week.

Local News


Speaker (Flower of the Week): Eleanor Vachell

: The Station Orchestra

Winifred Fisher (Soprano)., Dorothy Hogben (Solo Pianoforte).

8.00 I. Orchestra


Musicians: The Station Orchestra
Soprano: Winifred Fisher
Pianist: Dorothy Hogben

: Two One-Act Plays: I: Cuthbert in the Mayonnaise; II: Portrait of a Lady

by Margaret Mackenzie.


Writer: Margaret Mackenzie
Produced and Directed by: E. R. Appleton

: The British Musical Renaissance- III: The Works of Leslie Woodgate

Vocalists, John Collinson (Tenor), Gilbert Bailey (Baritone)
The Percival Hodgson Trio
The Station Orchestra
Conductor, Leslie Woodgate

I. Orchestra.
Overture, "The Black Sheep"

II. Baritone Songs.
"The Three Travellers", "How Should I Your True Love Know?", "The Tyrant".

III. Trio.
Phantasy, "Song of the North".

IV. Tenor Songs.
"Wind Flowers", "Abiding Joys", "Primrose and Columbine", "Reverie".

V. Orchestra.
Suite. "Incidental Music to a Play".


Tenor: John Collinson
Baritone: Gilbert Bailey
Musicians: The Percival Hodgson Trio
Musicians: The Station Orchestra
[Orchestra] conductor: Leslie Woodgate

: Weather Forecast and News

S. B. from London.

Mr. Quintin Waddington
S.B. from London.

Royal Horticultural Society Talk
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Quintin Waddington

: The Savoy Bands


Musicians: The Savoy Bands

: Close down


Announcer: C. K. Parsons

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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.

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