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: Maria Marten

or The Murder in the Red Barn
[Starring] The Muswell Hill Barnstormers
(Second performance: for details see Thursday, 8.30)
(to 16.10)

: Twenty Questions

Viewers are invited to join in the famous Home Service radio parlour game, with Richard Dimbleby, Anona Winn, Jack Train, Daphne Padel, and Stewart MacPherson.


Panellist: Richard Dimbleby
Panellist: Anona Winn
Panellist: Jack Train
Panellist: Daphne Padel
Host: Stewart MacPherson
Producer: Cleland Finn
Presented for television by: Keith Rogers

: Geraldo and his Orchestra

with Carole Carr, Denny Vaughan, and Archie Lewis.


Singer: Carole Carr
Singer: Denny Vaughan
Singer: Archie Lewis

: Contract Bridge

A demonstration by four expert players devised and explained by Hubert Phillips.


Deviser/commentator: Hubert Phillips

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.15)

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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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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