Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 230,055 playable programmes from the BBC

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(All transmitters)

1.15 to 5.0
Introduced by David Coleman

Today's Special Events:

Boxing: Eddie Machen (U.S.A.) v. Willi Besmanoff (Germany)
in America
At 1.15
An exclusive recording of this week's heavyweight fight at Portland,Oregon

direct from Kempton Park
2.0 Athford Selling Stakes
2.30 Persimmon Handicap
3.0 Florizelle Handicap

Flying Display
direct from Biggin Hill
At 2.35 and 3.10
From one of the war's famous R.A.F. stations comes a display by the Royal Air Force to mark the nineteenth anniversary of the Battle of Britain
(By kind permission of Group Capt. G.N. Amison)

Rugby League
direct from Lancashire
At 3.5 and 4.0
Part of one of today's top matches

Sports Results and News Service
4.30 app.
Football and Racing summaries including classified Football Results


David Coleman
Eddie Machen
Willi Besmanoff
Commentator (Boxing):
Jack Drees
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Peter Bromley
Television Presentation (Racing):
Peter Webber
Commentator (Flying Display):
Charles Gardner
Television Presentation (Flying Display):
Dennis Monger
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
Television Presentation (Rugby League):
Ray Lakeland
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill
Programme Editor:
Paul Fox

The Western series, starring Ty Hardin as Bronco Layne the roving cowboy adventurer.

As Deputy Sheriff of Two Pines, Bronco has a difficult and dangerous decision to make, when he is forced to choose between loyalty to the Sheriff and his own personal duty to the townspeople as an officer of the law.


Bronco Layne:
Ty Hardin

Some stories of a London policeman by Ted Willis.
[Starring] Jack Warner as Dixon of Dock Green


Ted Willis
Fanny Taylor
Douglas Moodie
P.C. George Dixon:
Jack Warner
Sergeant Flint:
Arthur Rigby
P.C. Hughes:
Graham Ashley
Cadet Jamie MacPherson:
David Webster
Miss White:
Evelyn Kerry
Sergeant Grace Millard:
Moira Mannion
Jeannette Hutchinson
Dorothy Casey
Andy Crawford C.I.D.:
Peter Byrne
Dick Hambledon:
Ernest Butcher
Alf Morgan:
Glyn Houston
Peg Morgan:
Marion Mathie
P.C. Lauderdale:
Geoffrey Adams
Bill Hambledon:
Leslie Weston

From the Royal Albert Hall, London.
(See foot of page)

Constance Shacklock (mezzo-soprano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent

March: Pomp and Circumstance No.1, in D...Elgar
Symphonic Poem: From Bohemia's Woods and Fields...Smetana
Sea Songs...arr. Henry Wood
Rule, Britannia...Arne
National Anthem

Introduced by Alvar Lidell


Alvar Lidell
Constance Shacklock
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Paul Beard
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Alwyn Jones
Presented for television by:
David J. Thomas

BBC Television

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More