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: The Band of the Royal Berkshire Regiment

Relayed from the Institution Gardens, Bath.


Musicians: The Band of the Royal Berkshire Regiment

: The Station Trio

Frank Thomas (Violin), Frank Whitnall (Violoncello), Vera McComb Thomas (Pianoforte).


Violin: Frank Thomas
Cellist: Frank Whitnall
Pianist: Vera McComb Thomas

: The Carlton Orchestra

Relayed from the Carlton Restaurant.


Musicians: The Carlton Orchestra

: Teens' Corner: A Talk on Swimming

by Mr. Charles E. Carpenter.
S.B. from Swansea.
(to 18.30)


Speaker: Charles E. Carpenter

: Weather Forecast and News

S.B. from London.

G. A. Atkinson
S.B. from London.


Film critic: G. A. Atkinson

: Musical Interlude

S.B. from London.

: Mr. Guy Pocock: The Little Room


Speaker: Guy Pocock

: Adventure Afloat

Harold Williams (Baritone), Arthur Catterall (Solo Violin)
The Station Orchestra
Conductor, Warwick Braithwaite

8.00 The Orchestra

Ashore, Afloat, Ahoy, Asunk
by Ivor Herbert McClure.
Desmond, Tim and Podge as Skipper and Crew of the Bad Barque Mercury, In their Fifth Adventure.
[Starring] Ivor Maddox, Sidney Evans, Donald Davies of the 5WA Radio Players, In Their Original Roles.
Directed and Produced by the Author.


Baritone: Harold Williams
Violinist: Arthur Catterall
Musicians: The Station Orchestra
Conductor: Warwick Braithwaite
Writer/Director/Producer (Ashore, Afloat, Ahoy, Asunk): Ivor Herbert McClure
[Actor]: Ivor Maddox
[Actor]: Sidney Evans
[Actor]: Donald Davies

: Adventure Afloat: Harold Williams


Baritone: Harold Williams

: Weather Forecast and News

S.B. from London.

Local News

: Programme

S.B. from London.

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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