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: News; Weather

: Pause for Thought

MARTINE LEGGE on words worth hearing


Unknown: Martine Legge

: Morning Story

Mind the Painter written by SEAN LINDEY read by ALLAN MCCLELLAND


Written By: Sean Lindey
Read By: Allan McClelland

: Woman's Hour

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
How I Proposed: confessions on Leap Year Day and a song by ELIZABETH COUNSELL Reading your Letters
What's New: JENNIFER STONE looks at the latest products for the home
Making a Motorway: Its effects on the lives of people concerned: JOAN PYPER reports Stay of Execution by MICHAEL GILBERT read by DENIS MCCARTHY 2: Xinia Florata


Introduced By: Marjorie Anderson
Unknown: Elizabeth Counsell
Unknown: Joan Pyper
Unknown: Michael Gilbert
Read By: Denis McCarthy

: as Radio 1

: Waggoners' Walk NW

(Repeated: Wed, 11.15 am)
4.31 Sports Desk

: * Teddy Johnson

: Album Time

Desmond Carrington reviews the latest releases in the world of recorded sound


Unknown: Desmond Carrington

: Sports Desk

: After Seven: David Jacobs

An entertainment in words and music


Producer: John Meloy

: Beat the Record

Don Davis invites listeners by telephone to join in the national game of naming the tune Prizes for all who know their music
Devised by DON DAVIS
(If you would like to play this game, send a postcard giving your name, address and telephone number to ' Beat the Record,' BBC, London W1A 1AA)


Unknown: Don Davis
Unknown: Don Davis
Producer: John Simmonds

: On Soundstage London

Leoni Page, Robert Colman and Robert Docker
Introduced by Kenneth Alwyn conducting the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader ARTHUR LEAVINS Producer FRANK HOOPER
(BBC World Service production)


Unknown: Robert Colman
Introduced By: Kenneth Alwyn
Leader: Arthur Leavins
Producer: Frank Hooper

: Alan Dell's Big Band Sound

Including a Band Portrait, a review or two, and a look at small bands within big bands Producer JOHN HOOPER


Producer: John Hooper

: Late Night Extra

(1,500m. For VHF see Radio 1) with Keith Fordyce , featuring THE JOHN FOX ORCHESTRA
THE COLIN PURBROOK TRIO With NORMA WINSTONE Producer IAN FENNER including Sports Desk at 10.15


Unknown: Keith Fordyce
Producer: Ian Fenner

: Night Ride

Introduced by Peter Latham


Introduced By: Peter Latham

: News; Weather

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.

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

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
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