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HELMAR FERNBACK (tenor) from the Pump Room, Leamington Spa Helmar Fernback first broadcast as a tenor in 1931. He has also appeared frequently as an actor in radio dramas and musical comedies. He has played hockey for South Nottinghamshire.


Tenor: Helmar Fernback
Unknown: Leamington Spa
Unknown: Helmar Fernback


The Bells
Order of Service
Hymn, All people that on earth do
' dwell (A: and M. 166, S.P. 443)
Confession and Thanksgiving
Psalm cxlvi
Lesson '"
Deus Misereatur (Psalm lxvii) Prayers
Hymn, Glorious things of Thee are spoken (A. and M. 545, S.P. 500)
Address by the Rev. PAT MCCORMICK , D.S.O.
Hymn, Bright the vision that delighted
(A. and M. 161, S.P. 460)
Organist, J. H. ALDEN
(From National)


Unknown: Deus Misereatur
Unknown: Rev. Pat McCormick
Organist: J. H. Alden


ST. MARTIN'S SUMMER APPEAL by the Rev. PAT McCormick , D.S.O.
(From National)
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to [address removed]


Unknown: Rev. Pat McCormick
Unknown: Rev. Pat McCormick


including Weather Forecast


JOHN ARNOLD (pianoforte) John Arnold is a Coventry pianist who for some time was accompanist on s.s. Majestic, and played for many famous artists on board. He has broadcast several times from New York.


Pianoforte: John Arnold
Unknown: John Arnold

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.

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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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