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: The Daily Service

Time Signal, Greenwich, at 10.30

: The Children's Hour

(North. See page 25)

: Songs by Leslie Russell

sung by Doris Phillips (soprano) with the composer at the pianoforte
Come Sleep Passing By, Trees at Night, One May Morning Music, A Late Lark Brigg Fair


Soprano: Doris Phillips
Composer/pianist: Leslie Russell

: Death Stalks the Fair!

A Radio Thriller by N. Courtman Davies.
featuring Mervyn Holt, Daily Standard Crime Reporter
Dina Bruce, his secretary
Detective Inspector Kinsey, New Scotland Yard and amongst others
The Murderer
The parts played by Hector Ross, Loma Dodds, Will Bloomfield, Norman Murphy, Edward Frame, Ernest Lyall, Alf Simpson, Iris Scott, R. Carr Gibson, William March, Janet Taylor


Writer: N. Courtman Davies
Production: Cecil McGivern
[Actor]: Hector Ross
[Actress]: Lorna Dodds
[Actor]: Will Bloomfield
[Actor]: Norman Murphy
[Actor]: Ernest Frame
[Actor]: Ernest Lyall
[Actor]: Alf Simpson
[Actress]: Iris Scott
[Actor]: R. Carr Gibson
[Actress]: Janet Taylor

: Time Signal, Greenwich; News Summary

(including Weather Forecast)
Sport, Topical Talks

: Regional Programme

Time Signal, Greenwich, at 11.30

: Late News Summary

including Weather Forecast
(to 0.00)

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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