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: For the Children: Muffin the Mule

with Annette Mills and Claude Hulbert in excerpts from Cecil Landeau's 'Christmas Party' at the Cambridge Theatre, London with Ann Hogarth, Jack Melford, Marcel Le Bon, Paula Sevre, Romeo Berti.
(to 18.00 app.)


Presenter: Annette Mills
Performer: Claude Hulbert
Puppeteer: Ann Hogarth
Performer: Jack Melford
Singer: Marcel Le Bon
Performer: Paula Sevre
Tenor: Romeo Berti
Orchestra under the direction of: Sidney Bowman

: Rope

A psychological thriller by Patrick Hamilton

The action takes place in the sitting-room of a London house shared by two Oxford undergraduates, Brandon and Granillo.
(Second performance: Thursday at 8.30)


Author: Patrick Hamilton
Producer: Stephen Harrison
Settings Designer: Barry Learoyd
Wyndham Brandon: David Markham
Charles Granillo: Peter Wyngarde
Sabot: George de Warfaz
Kenneth Raglan: Floyd Allen
Leila Arden: Shelagh Fraser
Sir Johnstone Kentley: Noel Howlett
Rupert Cadell: Alan Wheatley

: Music Makers: Iris Loveridge (piano)


Pianist: Iris Loveridge

: What Viewers Like

Robert Silvey, Head of BBC Listener and Viewer Research, reveals the results of the recent enquiry into viewers' likes and dislikes.


Presenter: Robert Silvey

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.35)

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.

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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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