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: Murder in the Cathedral

(Repeat performance: for details see Sunday, 8.55)
(to 16.05)

: Stars in Your Eyes

[Starring] Jean Kent, Rawicz and Landauer, Viera and her guitar, Jean Cavall, Billy McComb
Stars from the Ballet
Mona Ingleslby and Jack Spurgeon (of the International Ballet Company)
(Jean Kent appears by permission of the J. Arthur Rank Organisation)


Performer: Jean Kent
Pianists: Rawicz and Landauer
Guitarist: Viera
Singer: Jean Cavall
Magician: Billy McComb
Dancer: Mona Ingleslby
Dancer: Jack Spurgeon
The Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Presented by: Michael Mills

: The Palace of Westminster

What do you think of the architecture of the Houses of Parliament? Was Sir Charles Barry's neo-gothic building in bad taste?
This question will be discussed, with illustrations, by Robert Jordan, and Graeme Shankland, who will also be dealing with the subject in the Third Programme on November 19


Speaker: Robert Jordan
Speaker: Graeme Shankland

: Two Broadcasting Stars

Derek Oldham the musical comedy singer
Accompanied by Ernest Lush and Cyril Smith (pianist)


Comedy singer: Derek Oldham
Pianist: Ernest Lush
Pianist: Cyril Smith

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.15)

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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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