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: Oxford v. Cambridge

The first half of the University Association football match, direct from Dulwich Hamlet Football Ground.


Commentary: J. R. B. Moulsdale

: Gardening

More practical hints by F. Streeter.


Presenter: F. Streeter

: Cleaning Nelson's Column

[Starring] Horace Kenney
Assisted by Vernon Kingsley


Comedian: Horace Kenney
Assisted by: Vernon Kingsley
Presented by: Eric Fawcett

: Judith Dolman

(songs at the piano)
(to 16.00)


Singer/Pianist: Judith Dolman

: Variety

Introduced by Brian Reece.
[Starring] Eddie Kelland-Espinosa, Anne De Nys and John Ridley, Anna Chadwick,
Karinska and Vadie, Nat Allen and his Orchestra


Presenter: Brian Reece
Dancer: Eddie Kelland-Espinosa
Pianist/singer: Anne de Nys
Singer: John Ridley
Performer: Anna Chadwick
Dancers: Karinska and Vadie
Musicians: Nat Allen and his Orchestra
Producer: Walton Anderson

: Atomic Energy

A television version of this year's Faraday lecture on atomic energy by T. E. Allibone, D.SC., Ph.D., M.I.E.E.
The Faraday lecture, one of the most popular of Britain's scientific lectures, is arranged annually by the I.E.E., and is designed to appeal to the layman.


Presenter: T. E. Allibone
Presented by: Robert Barr

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.10)

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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