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: The Children's Hour

Aunt Anna's Tales of Ancient Greece-
The Story of Phaeton, and The Story of Arachne, in which a girl is turned into a spider
Pianoforte duets by MAY CURRAN and FREDERICK STONE
5.35 'Here and There' a Summary of the Week's News by STEPHEN King-Hall
(From Regional)
5.50 Competition Results


Unknown: Frederick Stone
Unknown: Stephen King-Hall


including Weather Forecast, followed by Northern Ireland Bulletin for Farmers and Northern Ireland News


from the Orpheus Restaurant, Belfast
The name of Montague Phillips as a composer of light music and songs is well known to listeners. On more than one occasion complete programmes have been given of this composer's bright and effective music. Mr. Phillips has also written a number of ambitious works, such as a symphony, a symphonic poem, ' Boadicea two piano concertos, and a light opera, The Rebel Maid. Mr. Phillips studied at the Royal Academy of Music, of which he is now a Fellow and a professor of composition.


Unknown: Montague Phillips

: Regional Programme

Weather Forecast for Northern Ireland at 9.0

: The BBC Northern Ireland Orchestra


Leader: Philip Whiteway
Conductor: Peter Montgomery
Soprano: Elsie McCullough


Weather Forecast and News


Weather Forecast and News

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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