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: Stars in Your Eyes

[Starring] Tessa Deane, Jimmy Edwards, Billy McComb
and introducing
Stars from the Ballet
Paul Petroff and Nana Gollner (from International Ballet)


Performer: Tessa Deane
Comedian: Jimmy Edwards
Magician: Billy McComb
Dancer (Stars from the Ballet): Paul Petroff
Dancer (Stars from the Ballet): Nana Gollner
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Presented by: Michael Mills

: Pets: Talking About Dogs

by Leo C. Wilson, F.Z.S.
(to 16.00)


Presenter: Leo C. Wilson

: Lind Joyce



Singer: Lind Joyce

: Poster Quiz

Robert Hartman tests your knowledge by showing you posters and maps from the Travel Association of Great Britain.


Presenter: Robert Hartman

: Music of Cuba and Brazil

Jose Norman and his Rumbaleros with Bergara and Geraldo Moss.


Musicians: Jose Norman and his Rumbaleros
Performer: Bergara
Performer: Geraldo Moss
Presented by: Michael Mills

: Cartoonists' Corner: Jack Broome

'Keep your eye on the ball'


Cartoonist: Jack Broome

: 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.

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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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