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: Transmission to Schools: The Animal Kingdom

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


Speaker: Dr. Jas. J. Simpson

: The Station Trio

(to 16.00)


Musicians: The Station Trio

: Weather Forecast and News

S.B. from London.

Percy Scholes
S.B. from London.

Local News


Music critic: Percy Scholes

: The Charm of Variety

John Buckley (Bass), Mona Grey (Entertainer).
The Station Orchestra
Conductor, Warwick Braithwaite



Bass: John Buckley
Entertainer: Mona Grey
Musicians: The Station Orchestra
Conductor: Warwick Braithwaite

: A Nasty Night in Nubia

A Radio Melodrama by Ivor Herbert McClure.
The 5WA Radio Players


Writer: Ivor Herbert McClure
Performers: The 5WA Radio Players

: A Darktown Interlude

[Starring] Old Joe and Company

A Memory of the Old Christy Minstrels.


Performers: Old Joe and Company

: Weather Forecast and News

Colonel The Master of Sempill
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Colonel The Master of Sempill

: Max Chappell's London Choreans

relayed from the Annual Dance of the Barry Golf Club at Cox's Cafe, Cardiff.


Musicians: Max Chappell's London Choreans

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.

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.

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