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: Carroll Gibbons

(by courtesy of the Savoy Hotel, Ltd.) and his Boy Friends, with George Melachrino and Anne Lenner.


Musicians: Carroll Gibbons and his Boy Friends
Musician: George Melachrino
Vocalist: Anne Lenner
Presentation: Reginald Smith

: The Immortal Lady: Act 2, Scene 2

by Clifford Bax.
(to 16.00)


Writer: Clifford Bax
Production: Moultrie R. Kelsall
Lord Nithsdale: Harold Warrender
Lady Nithsdale: Catherine Lacey
Sergeant Jenkins: Gordon James
Mrs. Morgan: Dorothy Gibson
Mrs. Mills: Elizabeth Adair

: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern

by W.S. Gilbert.


Author: W. S. Gilbert
Production: Jan Bussell
Guildenstern: Erik Chitty
Rosencrantz: Leonard Sachs
Hamlet: Peter Ridgeway
Ophelia: Alexis France
King Claudius: Graham Clifford
Queen Gertrude: Madge Brindley
First Player: Connaught Stanleigh
Second Player: Ethne Wall

: Experiments in Science: No. 8: Patterns in Sand

A demonstration of the properties of solid carbon dioxide, by Mary Waller, Professor of Physics at the London School of Medicine for Women.


Presenter: Mary Waller

: Music Makers: Eileen Joyce (pianoforte)

(to 22.00)


Pianoforte: Eileen Joyce

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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