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: Newsreel

(Composite edition)
(to 12.00)

: Association Football: Edgware Town v. Wealdstone

(F.A. Cup: Third Qualifying Round)
A visit to Edgware Town football ground to see the whole of this afternoon's Cup Tie.
(to 16.25)


Commentator: Jimmy Jewell
Commentator: Peter Lloyd

: Music-Hall

with Derek Roy, Norman Thomas and his Plantation Four, The Draggazi Trio, Jack Daly, Molly Raynor, Jackie Ross, Leslie Roberts Music-Hall Maids, Eric Robinson and his Augmented Orchestra.


Comedian: Derek Roy
Singers: Norman Thomas and his Plantation Four
Performers: The Draggazi Trio
Comedian: Jack Daly
Performer: Molly Raynor
Impressionist: Jackie Ross
Dancers: Leslie Roberts' Music-Hall Maids
Musicians: Eric Robinson and his Augmented Orchestra
Producer: Richard Afton

: Family Affair: 1: Henry Breaks the News

by Eric Maschwitz from an idea by Betty Farmer being the first instalment of the Connover family at home.
You are invited to meet the Connover family again next Saturday evening at 9.30 p.m.


Writer: Eric Maschwitz
From an idea by: Betty Farmer
Settings: Richard R. Greenough
Producer: Michael Mills
Linda: Heather Thatcher
Henry: Michael Shepley
Tony: Denis Gordon
Marion: Sam A'Deane
Bunty: Betty Blackler
Martin: David Preston
Maggie: Madoline Thomas
Miss Cherry: Daphne Oxenford

: Newsreel

(Repeat of Friday's edition)

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.30)

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

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