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Relayed from YORK MINSTER
Vestry Prayer
Organ Voluntary Responses
Psalms for the 6th evening First Lesson
Magnificat (Stainer in E flat) Second Lesson
Nunc Dimittis (Stainer in E flat)
Anthem, Super flumina Babylonis

: ‘Classic-Modern’-3

Contrast without Comment
The third of a fortnightly series of Gramophone Record Recitals

: The Children's Hour

' The Cruet'
What shall we do with the Salt,
Mustard, Vinegar, and Pepper?
FRIAR TucK will sing ' Will you walk a little faster ? ' (Scott Galty) and Sea

: The First News

Weather Forecast, First General News Bulletin and Bulletin for Farmers, followed by Regional Announcements and Bulletin for Northern English Farmers

: ‘Wanted-A Free Hand '-3

A critical consideration of the architecture of some places of worship in the Northern Region, by Mr. J. HUBERT


Unknown: Mr. J. Hubert

: ' There rose a Spire'

A programme of music in the air over the Churches of Europe

: 'Samson and Delilah'

A Preliminary Talk by Mr. E. R. THOMPSON


Talk By: Mr. E. R. Thompson

: The Leeds Choral Union and the Leeds Symphony Orchestra

(Leader, Edward Maude )
Conductor, Norman Strafford
Acts I and II of 'Samson and Delilah' (Saint-Saëns)
Relayed from The Town Hall, Leeds


Leader: Edward Maude
Delilah: Constance Willis
Samson: Parry Jones
High Priest of Dagon: Joseph Farrington
Abimelech, Satrap of Gaza: Garnett Walker
Philistines: Wilkinson Herbert
Philistines: John Hicks
Philistines: Harry Gill

: The Second News

Weather Forecast, Second General News Bulletin

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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