Programme Index

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Regional Variations (5)

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Western

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme London

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Scotland

for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Variations (6)

The Children's Hour

Regional Programme Midland

The Children's Hour

Regional Programme London

Scottish Children's Hour

Regional Programme Scotland

The Children's Hour A Tinytalk by DOROTHY

Regional Programme Western

The Children's Hour

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

A Quarter of an Hour for the Tinies
'The Night Watchman' A Fantasy by Muriel Levy

Contributors

Unknown:
Muriel Levy

Regional Variations (6)

The First News

Regional Programme Midland

The First News

Regional Programme Western

THE FIRST NEWS

Regional Programme London

THE FIRST NEWS

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

THE FIRST NEWS

Regional Programme Scotland

including Weather Forecast and Bulletin for Farmers, followed by Northern Announcements and Northern Bulletin for Farmers

Regional Variations (6)

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA

Regional Programme Scotland

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA

Regional Programme London

ENGLAND v. SOUTH AFRICA

Regional Programme Midland

ENGLAND v. SOUTH AFRICA

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

ENGLAND v. SOUTH AFRICA

Regional Programme Western

A commentary by Captain H. B. T. WAKELAM on The First Test Match
Relayed from Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Contributors

Commentary By:
Captain H. B. T. Wakelam

Regional Variations (6)

Aitealan o'n Iar

Regional Programme Scotland

THE LONDON ZIGEUNER ORCHESTRA

Regional Programme London

REGINALD PORTER-BROWN

Regional Programme Western

Jack Wilson and his Versatile Five

Regional Programme Midland

THE LONDON ZIGEUNER ORCHESTRA

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

A Fortnightly Bulletin of Northern
News by W. L. ANDREWS

Contributors

Unknown:
W. L. Andrews

Regional Variations (5)

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Scotland

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Western

Marie Tempest introduces

Regional Programme London

Marie Tempest introduces

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

Marie Tempest introduces a broadcasting version of Owen Hall's
Story of a Tea House with Huntley Wright as Wun-Hi
Lyrics by Harry Greenbank
Music by Sidney Jones
Characters in order of appearance.:
Geisha, Tea Girls, Naval Officers, Police, Tourists, etc.
THE BBC CHORUS and the BBC THEATRE ORCHESTRA
Conductor, STANFORD ROBINSON
Pidgin English by CLIFFORD COLLINSON
Adaptation and Production by GORDON McCONNEL
(From Regional)
Note: In the midst of numerous engagements connected with the public celebration of her stage Jubilee, Miss Marie Tempest has found time to make a special recording of her introductory speech.
' The Geisha' will be broadcast in the National programme on Thursday

Contributors

Unknown:
Owen Hall
Unknown:
Huntley Wright
Unknown:
Harry Greenbank
Music By:
Sidney Jones
Unknown:
Clifford Collinson
Unknown:
Miss Marie Tempest
Police Sergeant Takemini (attendant on the Marquis):
William Stephens
Marquis Imari (Chief of Police andGovernor of the Province):
Lawrence Baskcomb
Juliette (A French Tea Girl):
Colleen Clifford
Wun-Hi (Chinese Proprietor of the Tea House):
Huntley Wright
Lieutenant Cunningham Officers of H M S Turtle:
Scott Ewart
Lieutenant Feginald Fairfax Officers of H M S Turtle:
Arnold Matters
Lady Constance Wynne (A Wealthy Englishwoman):
Gladys Young
0 Mimosa San (A Geisha):
Anne Ziegler
Lieutenant Katana (Of the Imperial Japanese Artillery):
Ian G Lennie

Regional Variations (4)

CANTERBURY FESTIVAL OF MUSIC AND DRAMA

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

The Birmingham Philharmonic String Orchestra

Regional Programme Midland

CANTERBURY FESTIVAL OF MUSIC AND DRAMA

Regional Programme London

' Serenade'
Relayed from
The Cloisters, Canterbury Cathedral
THE B.B.C. ORCHESTRA
(Section F)
Led by MARIE WILSON
Conductor, ADRIAN BOULT
(From Regional)

Contributors

Conductor:
Marie Wilson
Conductor:
Adrian Boult

Regional Programme Northern

About Regional Programme

Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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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