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Ina Brownlee (soprano) (duets)
Arthur Martin (baritone) ) (duets)
William Rea (pianoforte)


Soprano: Ina Brownlee
Baritone: Arthur Martin
Pianoforte: William Rea


including Weather Forecast


A nautical comedy, with music, by David Yates Mason
Music by Geoffrey Wright
Orchestrations by Jack Beaver
Cast, in order of appearance
The Cavendish Three
The Rhythm Brothers with The Augmented BBC Variety
Conducted by Charles Shadwefl
Production by Archie Campbell
The action takes place at Windyboume-on-Sea and on board H.M.S.
'A Ship in the Bay' will be broadcast again tomorrow (National, 8.10)


Music By: David Yates Mason
Music By: Geoffrey Wright
Unknown: Jack Beaver
Conducted By: Charles Shadwefl
Production By: Archie Campbell
Miss Mingle, Lady Superintendent of the Emily Jebb Holiday Home for Girls: Nadine March
Millie: Paddy Browne
Iris: Tessa Deane
Frank: William Worsley
Lofty: Ronnie Hill
Officer of the Watch: Lindesay Baxter
Captain Barricoe: Dick Francis
Girls at the Holiday Home, etc.: Audrey Cameron
Girls at the Holiday Home, etc.: Mollie Maureen
Sailors, Policemen, etc.: Middleton Woods
Sailors, Policemen, etc.: Bertram Dench


including Weather Forecast

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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