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: The Western Studio Orchestra

Leader, Louis Levitus


Musicians: The Western Studio Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Louis Levitus

: Ronald Frankau and his Frankau-optimists

Relayed from The Grove Park Pavilion, Weston-Super-Mare


Performers: Ronald Frankau and his Frankau-optimists

: The Children's Hour

Some piano solos by Loraine Allen

'With Cutlass and Cudgel at the "Severn Stars"'
A Romance of the Slavers' Inn in Bristol by F.C. Jones

West Country Songs by William Parsons (Baritone)


Pianist: Loraine Allen
Writer (With Cutlass and Cudgel at the "Severn Stars"): F.C. Jones
Baritone: William Parsons

: Mr. H. W. Maxwell: The Museum and the City

Mr. Maxwell, who is Director of the Museum and Art Gallery, Bristol, will discuss the question, 'Has the Museum a real place in the Modern City?'
(From Bristol)


Speaker: H.W. Maxwell

: Egwyl Gymraeg: Mr. R. Williams Parry: Ceiriog


Speaker: R. Williams Parry

: The Western Studio Orchestra


Musicians: The Western Studio Orchestra

: A Concert

Relayed from Bristol Radio Exhibition, Colston Hall, Bristol
Roma Johnson (Mezzo), Mervyn Daniell (Tenor), Joan Allen (Violin), Frank Merrick (Pianoforte)


Mezzo: Roma Johnson
Tenor: Mervyn Daniell
Violinist: Joan Allen
Pianist: Frank Merrick

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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