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: The Dansant

from the Carlton Restaurant.

: Life from the Primitive Angle - Work


Speaker: The Rev. Charles Porter

: The More We Are Together

The Station Orchestra

Sydney Charles (tenor)



Musicians: The Station Orchestra
Tenor: Sydney Charles

: Crowd Law

A Radio Play, in One Act, by Charles Bateman.
Played by The Station Radio Players

There are twenty minutes to play in the Association Football Cup Match between Blackington City and Trowtown Rovers. The City has scored once, and the crowd of 60,000 has been worked up to a tremendous pitch of excitement.
Tim and Joe, professional cracksmen, but also football enthusiasts, are amongst the spectators in the enclosure in front of the Grand Stand.


Writer: Charles Bateman
Tim Professional: Daniel Roberts
Joe Cracksmen: Gilbert Heron
A Police Sergeant: Tom Jones
The Club Secretary: G. Lynch Clarke
A Police Constable; Voices of the Crowd: [uncredited]

: S.B. from London

(9.35 Local Announcements)

: An Instrumental Programme

The Station Orchestra, conducted by Warwick Braithwaite


Musicians: The Station Orchestra
Conductor: Warwick Braithwaite

: Dance Music

relayed 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.

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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