Programme Index

Discover 9,971,024 listings and 226,481 playable programmes from the BBC

OrangesWeek and Lemon Week
A daily programme for women at home
Introduced by Mary Hill and including
' June in the Garden': Gordon Forsyth describes some of the jobs to be done during the month . For Your Information': Sam Black talks about the new arrangements for part payment towards the cost of. Health Service spectacles. He also clears up some of the difficulties sent to him, after his last talk, by listeners who needed new glasses
' The Glorious First of June':
Violet Meynell remembers the happiness of an earlier first of June during the 1914-18 War
' Four Brave Husbands': Macdonald Hastings , C. A. Joyce , Arthur Hill , and Stewart Spicer discuss June weddings, orange blossom, and other romantic and provocative topics
Serial: ' Cluny Brown ' by Margery Sharp. Abridged by Arthur Calder-Marshall . Read by Diana Maddox and asides by Barbara McFadyean on oranges and a lemon

Contributors

Introduced By:
Mary Hill
Unknown:
MacDonald Hastings
Unknown:
C. A. Joyce
Unknown:
Arthur Hill
Unknown:
Stewart Spicer
Unknown:
Cluny Brown
Unknown:
Margery Sharp.
Abridged By:
Arthur Calder-Marshall
Read By:
Diana Maddox
Unknown:
Barbara McFadyean

Music in the Latin-American style played this week by Roberto Inglez and his Rumba Band and Francisco Cavez and his Latin-American Rhythm with Tino Christldi and Martin Moreno
Introduced by Santiago
Producer, Jimmy Grant

Contributors

Unknown:
Roberto Inglez
Unknown:
Francisco Cavez
Unknown:
Tino Christldi
Unknown:
Martin Moreno
Unknown:
Jimmy Grant

Heralding Variety in the North with the Kordites
Allan Young
Freddie Sales
Maurice Keary
Ethel Manners
The Gaunt Brothers
Dave Morris
Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Ray Martin
Introduced by Alan Clarke
Produced by Ronnie Taylor and Hamilton Kennedy

Contributors

Unknown:
Allan Young
Unknown:
Freddie Sales
Unknown:
Maurice Keary
Unknown:
Ethel Manners
Unknown:
Dave Morris
Conducted By:
Ray Martin
Introduced By:
Alan Clarke
Produced By:
Ronnie Taylor
Produced By:
Hamilton Kennedy

Questions of the moment put by members of the audience are discussed spontaneously by Ralph Wightman
Jack Longland
Viscount Hailsham
R. H. S. Crossman, M.P .
Travelling Question-Master,
Freddy Grisewood
From the cinema at the construction camp of the oil refinery at Fawley on Southampton Water
Produced by Nicholas Crocker

Contributors

Unknown:
Ralph Wightman
Unknown:
Jack Longland
Unknown:
Viscount Hailsham
Unknown:
R. H. S. Crossman, M.P
Produced By:
Nicholas Crocker

from the BBC Exhibition in Piccadilly
Visitors to the Exhibition are invited by Franklin Engeimann to choose their favourite gramophone record. A team is standing by in the BBC's Gramophone Library, which houses 300,000 records, to find e'ach record as soon as it is named. They hope to do so within two minutes

Contributors

Unknown:
Franklin Engeimann

Light Programme

About this data

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