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: In Our Garden

More practical hints by F. Streeter.


Presenter: F. Streeter

: The Three A's

Modern educational methods demonstrated in a film.

: Song Session

Nat Allen and his Orchestra
with Joan Anderson, Eva Benyon, Ken Crossley, and Alan Kane.
(to 16.00)


Musicians: Nat Allen and his Orchestra
Singer: Joan Anderson
Singer: Eva Benyon
Singer: Ken Crossley
Singer: Alan Kane

: Funny Thing, This Wireless!

A light-hearted review of twenty-five years of broadcasting with material by Ronald Jeans, Henrik Ege, Ronnie Hill, and Peter Dion Titheradge.
With Claude Hulbert, Joan Mundy, Vera Lynn, Clive Dunn, Carroll Gibbons, Charlotte Bidmead, Doris Hare, John Stevens, Robert Wilson, Frank Muir, Jasmine Dee, The Song Pedlars, Fred Conyngham, The Windmill Girls
Musical accompaniments by Eric Robinson and his Orchestra
(The Windmill Girls appear by arrangement with the Windmill Theatre)


Writer: Ronald Jeans
Writer: Henrik Ege
Writer: Ronnie Hill
Writer: Peter Dion Titheradge
Comedian: Claude Hulbert
Performer: Joan Mundy
Singer: Vera Lynn
Comedian: Clive Dunn
Pianist: Carroll Gibbons
Performer: Charlotte Bidmead
Performer: Doris Hare
Performer: John Stevens
Tenor: Robert Wilson
Comedian: Frank Muir
Performer: Jasmine Dee
Singers: The Song Pedlars
Performer: Fred Conyngham
Dancers: The Windmill Girls
Musicians: Eric Robinson and his Orchestra
Producer: Eric Fawcett

Blog posts that mention this programme:

Dad's Army at 50 - You Have Been Watching... 30 July 2018
Dad's Army at 50 - You Have Been Watching... 30 July 2018

: Viewers' Viewpoint

In the first of a series of discussions on television programmes the BBC's Jubilee provides the occasion for considering what broadcasting has done during the last twenty-five years and what television could do during the next.
Lionel Hale, theatre critic, is in the chair, and round the table are Michael Powell (film director), Tom Hopkinson (Editor of Picture Post), Jonah Barrington (radio and television critic), Christopher Morley (author and literary critic), and an Ordinary Viewer.


Chairman: Lionel Hale
Panellist: Michael Powell
Panellist: Tom Hopkinson
Panellist: Jonah Barrington
Panellist: Christopher Morley
Producer: Mary Adams

: Music Makers: Cecil Dixon



Pianist: Cecil Dixon

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.25)

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.

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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.

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