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: Inside the Law

Wallace Ford and Frank Sully in an American film in which a gang of crooks find themselves in charge of a bank.
(to 16.00)


Billy: Wallace Ford
Jim Burke: Frank Sully

: Children's Television: Hittin' the Trail

For older children
Tex Ritter in an exciting Western film.
(to 18.30)


Tex Randall: Tex Ritter

: A Matter of Opinion

A team of speakers discusses points of view put by members of an invited audience in the Govan South Burgh Hall, Glasgow.
Chairman, Noel Stevenson
Team: Lionel Daiches, Jack House, Eric Linklater, Douglas Young


Chairman: Noel Stevenson
Speaker: Lionel Daiches
Speaker: Jack House
Speaker: Eric Linklater
Speaker: Douglas Young

: 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

: Australia Day

The film story of Australia from her federation in 1901 to 1951, the jubilee year, illustrating her achievements in peace and war.

: 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

The fourteenth of twenty-six films produced by the National Broadcasting Company of America and the United States Navy with the assistance of the Admiralty and using film from both allied and enemy sources.
Film introduced by Michael Lewis, Professor of History at the Royal Naval College, Greenwich.


Film introduced by: Michael Lewis

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.

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