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: The Station Trio

Frank Thomas (Violin); Frank Whitnall (Violoncello); Hubert Pengelly (Pianoforte)


Violinist: Frank Thomas
Cellist: Frank Whitnall
Pianist: Hubert Pengelly

: Rider Haggard

Mr. Geoffrey West


Speaker: Geoffrey West

: The Dansant

relayed from the Carlton Restaurant.

: The Station Trio


Musicians: The Station Trio

: Solos on My Typewriter

Rev. Charles Porter, Vicar of Congresbury-with-Wick St. Lawrence.


Speaker: Rev. Charles Porter

: The Station Trio

Frank Thomas (Violin); Frank Whitnall (Violoncello); Hubert Pengelly (Pianoforte)

Stainless Stephen gives the Welsh another chance to 'stick it'


Violinist: Frank Thomas
Cellist: Frank Whitnall
Pianist: Hubert Pengelly
Comedian: Stainless Stephen [Arthur Clifford Baynes]

: An S.O.S. Announcement

by Reece Evans.
Played by the Station Radio Players

Mr. and Mrs. Hampson are sitting by the fire in the drawing-room of their London suburban house, listening via headphones to the wireless programme. They are of the comfortable upper middle-class. He is sixty and she is fifty-four. By turning over the pages of his newspaper Mr. Hampson is disturbing his wife, who is quietly darning stockings.

The Trio
Waltz, 'The Pink Lady' Caryll

Stainless Stephen
Cements the 'Entente Cordiale'

Extract from 'The Girl in the Taxi' Jean Gilbert


Writer: Reece Evans
Mr. Hampson: Richard Barron
Mrs. Hampson: Nan Porter
Mr. Rutherford: Sidney Evans
A Maid: Susie Stevens
Comedian: Stainless Stephen [Arthur Clifford Baynes]

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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