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: Cricket: Champion County v. The Rest of England

A visit to the Oval to see the start of the second day's play between Middlesex and the Rest of England.
(to 12.30)


Commentator: Brian Johnston
Commentator: Geoffrey Peck

: Cricket from the Oval

(to 16.15)

: Cricket from the Oval

(to 18.00)

: Forecast of Fashion

'Model' clothes at modest prices, described by Vera Turland.


Commentary: Vera Turland
Programme arranged by: Bettie MacPherson

: Jack Broome

'Keep Your Eye on the Ball'


Illustrator: Jack Broome

: Casting from Life

Reginald Edds and members of the staff of Madame Tussauds demonstrate the ancient craft of wax casting in moulds made from life.
Their victim and interlocutor is Lionel Gamlin.


Wax caster: Reginald Edds
Model/presenter: Lionel Gamlin

: Younkman and his Czardas Orchestra

Guest artists, Rene Piat and Naudy (continental acrobats)


Musicians: Younkman and his Czardas Orchestra
Acrobats: Rene Piat and Naudy

: 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.

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