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: Cricket: Champion County v. The Rest of England

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


Commentator: Brian Johnston
Commentator: Geoffrey Peck

: Jeannie

A comedy in three acts by Aimee Stuart.
[Starring] Barbara Mullen
(Second performance: for details see Sunday, 8.30)

(to 16.45)


Writer: Aimee Stuart
Jeannie: Barbara Mullen

: Cricket from the Oval

(to 18.00)

: Roberta Sings

Return of the Parisian cabaret star.


Singer: Roberta

: Plan for Your Lives: The Sawston Experiment

An illustrated account by Frank Austin, the well-known furniture designer, of an experiment in furnishing a house which he conducted at Sawston with the assistance of members of the village college.
The programme is introduced by Alan Jarvis of the Council of Industrial Design and presented by A. Miller Jones.


Speaker: Frank Austin
Presenter: Alan Jarvis
Presented by: A. Miller Jones

: Judo and Kendo

A demonstration by members of the Budokwai Club.

: Mark Hambourg

the celebrated pianist


Pianist: Mark Hambourg

: 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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