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: London Programme relayed from Daventry

(See pages 592-593)
(to 10.10 app.)

: Bull-Fighting in Mexico


Speaker: Mr. Eddie Williams

: International Rugby Reflections


Speaker: Capt. A.S. Burge

: Cupid's Round-Up

"O Cupid, so thou pity me.
Spare not, but play thee." (T. Lodge)

: The Stolen Rolls

A Comedy in One Act by Monckton Hoffe.
Scene: The 'Davenant Arms' somewhere in Shropshire, England
Mr. Godfrey Davenant, one of the New Poor turned Inn-keeper, is sitting in front of the fire in his bar-parlour reading a book and smoking his pipe. The time is 11.30 p.m.; nothing could be more unlikely than a visitor at that hour of the night, but out of the silence there comes a terrific explosion, a series of horrible noises, and a knock at the door.


Writer: Monckton Hoffe
The Licensed Victualler: Hedley Goodall
The Lady: Margaret Davies

: S.B. from London

(9.30 Local Announcements; Sports Bulletin)
(to 0.00)

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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.

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