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: Charlie Kunz


Pianist: Charlie Kunz

: Foundations of Cookery

Marcel Boulestin


Cook/presenter: Marcel Boulestin

: Five at the George

A ghost play by Stuart Ready.
[Starring] Wyndham Goldie
with Wilson Featherston, Rollo Gamble, David Keir, Joan Lawson, Christopher Steele, Millicent Wolf.
The scene is the entrance to The George, Crewsworth, just such a room as might be found in any small country hotel.
Time - The present
(to 16.00)


Writer: Stuart Ready
Production: Jan Bussell
Captain Standish: Wyndham Goldie
Police Inspector: Wilson Featherston
Gilbert Weir: Rollo Gamble
Merridew: David Keir
Elsie Weir: Joan Lawson
Landlord: Christopher Steele
Mrs Vane: Millicent Wolf

: Starlight: Trudi Binar

(in Continental songs)
At the piano, Evel Burns


Singer: Trudi Binar
Pianist: Evel Burns

: Foundations of Cookery

Marcel Boulestin


Cook/presenter: Marcel Boulestin

: The Advantages of Paternity

A comedy by Horton Giddy.
With Brefni O'Rorke, Frank Thornton-Bassett, Erik Chitty, and Stuart Latham.
(This programme will be repeated on Tuesday, May 16)


Author: Horton Giddy
Production: Denis Johnston
General Yagunin: Brefni O'Rorke
Colonel Ilyitch: Frank Thornton-Bassett
Brunov: Erik Chitty
[Actor]: Stuart Latham

: Music Makers

Olga Coelho in Brazilian folk music.
(to 22.25)


Singer/guitarist: Olga Coelho

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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