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: School Transmission: The Geography of the Bible Lands

by Capt. Frederic Evans.


Speaker: Captain Frederic Evans

: The Station Trio

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


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

: Tea-Time Music

relayed from the Carlton Restaurant.

: Church of St. Sulpice, Paris

A Picture by John Scarlett Davis.
Mr. Isaac J. Williams, Keeper of Art in the National Museum of Wales.


Speaker: Isaac J. Williams

: Programme

S.B. from London.

: St. George's Hospital Appeal

by Admiral of the Fleet Earl Beatty.
S.B. from London.


Speaker: Admiral of the Fleet, Earl Beatty

: Weather Forecast and News

Seen on the Screen
Mr. G. A. Atkinson
S.B. from London.


Film critic (Seen on the Screen): G. A. Atkinson

: Mendelssohn

Interpreted by Maurice Cole.
S.B. from London.


Pianist: Maurice Cole

: The R.A.F. Apprentice Scheme (Continued)

Major Sir Philip Sassoon, Bart., G.B.I., C.M.G.. M.P., Under-Secretary of State for Air.
S.B. from London.


Speaker: Major Sir Philip Sassoon

: St. George's Day

S.B. from London.

: Weather Forecast and News

"Zeebrugge" (April 23rd, 1918).
Com. P.T. Dean, V.C.,R.N.V.R.
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker (Zeebrugge): Commander P.T. Dean

: Mr. Pepys

A Ballad Opera with Jane Welsh and Frederick Ranalow.
S.B. from London.


Nell Gwynn: Jane Welsh
Samuel Pepys: Frederick Ranalow

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.

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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