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: The Daily Service

(Relayed from Daventry)
(to 10.30)



: Tywydd Mawr

(Heavy Weather)
A Programme with Sea Shanties by Hilda M. Isaacs
Performed by The Cardiff Radio Players
Sea Shanties, sung by The Æolian Octet
Conducted by W. G. Williams
Songs by Annie Jenkins (Soprano)
Scene I—Off Callao, S. America, A.D. 1870
The Clipper Chilean Maid, bound tor Bristol
Night Time
Scene II—The Chilean Maid some days later
Day time
Scene III—The Chilean Maid has rounded the Horn
Scene IV—The ' Three Merry Men' at Bristol
Some weeks later
(in order of appearance) I
1st Mate
1st Seaman
2nd Seaman
3rd Seaman
Miss Morris, homeward bound for England
Capt. Button, of the Chilean Maid
Mrs. Parsons, Companion to Miss Morris
2nd Mate
Uncle of Miss Morris


Unknown: Hilda M. Isaacs
Conducted By: W. G. Williams
Songs By: Annie Jenkins

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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.

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.

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