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: White Legion

This film tells the story of the fight against yellow fever during the construction of the Panama Canal.
(This film is not suitable for children)
(to 16.00)

: Children's Television: For older children - Danger Ahead

Another exciting film with 'Renfrew of the Mounted'.
(to 18.30)

: Shop Window

Presenting a monthly display of new Television artists supported by stars of today with George Melachrino and the Concert Orchestra.


Musicians: George Melachrino and the Concert Orchestra
Choreography: Buddy Bradley
Devised and produced by: Henry Caldwell

: Other People's Jobs: The Tinworkers of South Wales

Wynford Vaughan Thomas visits Melingriffith, one of the many tinplate works that, for nearly three hundred years have played so vital a part in Welsh industry.


Presenter: Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Presented by: Keith Rogers

: Case Book

Jeanne Heal presents Case Book
A study of a human problem.


Presenter: Jeanne Heal
Research: Julia Bull
Producer: S. E. Reynolds

: Victory at Sea: 6 - Guadalcanal

Twenty-six dramatic and authentic films produced by the National Broadcasting Company and the United States Navy, with the assistance of the Admiralty, and using film obtained from both allied and enemy sources.

The start of the American combined-operations offensive against the Japanese.

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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