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: Talks to Women

Capt. Simpson on "The Management of the Modern Light Car."

The Royal Bath Hotel Dance Orchestra, relayed from King's Hall Rooms


Speaker: Captain Simpson
Musicians: The Royal Bath Hotel Dance Orchestra
Musical Director: David S. Liff

: Scholars' Half-Hour: Pride and Prejudice

G. Guest, B.A., J.P., "Pride and Prejudice" (Jane Austen)
(to 18.45)


Speaker: G. Guest

: Weather Forecast and News

S.B. from London.

Capt. R.A. Neaum
S.B. from London.

Local News


Speaker: Captain R.A. Neaum

: Comic Opera Night: The Grand Duchess

The Wireless Orchestra

Conducted by Capt. W. A. Featherstone.
The 6BM Chorus


Composer: Jacques Offenbach
Musicians: The Wireless Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Captain W. A. Featherstone
Singers: The 6BM Chorus
The Grand Duchess: Winifred Fisher (soprano)
Wanda: Mary Lohden (Mezzo-Soprano)
Fritz: Sydney Coltham (Tenor)
Prince Paul: Sydney W. Egerton (Tenor)
Baron Puck: F. L. Jenkins (Tenor)
Nepomuc: J. Corner (Tenor)
General Boom: Arthur England (Bass)
Baron Grog: A. Wood (Baritone)
Captain Hochheim: A. Cherrett (Baritone)
Nurstein: F. J. Williams (Tenor)
Iza: A. Earl (Soprano)
Olga: G. Lonnen (Soprano)
Amelia: L. Lazenby (Contralto)
Charlotte: Olive Savage (Contralto)

: Weather Forecast and News

S.B. from London.

Topical Talk

Local News

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Announcer: John H. Raymond

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.

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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.

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