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Conductor, Charles Groves


Conductor: Charles Groves


'An Appraisal'
First of four weekly talks by E. H. Carr , C.B.E., Wilson Professor of International Politics, University College of Wales, Aberystwyth


Unknown: E. H. Carr

: From Our Own Correspondent

A weekly talk on international affairs by a BBC staff correspondent


Alan Bullock reviews R. G. Collingwood 's "The Idea of History'


Unknown: Alan Bullock
Unknown: R. G. Collingwood


Austin Gill introduces ' Huis Clos' and talks about the philosophy which is expressed in the play


By Jean-Paul Sartre
Translated by Marjorie Gabaln and Joan Swinstead. Produced by Mary Hope Allen
This play was first produced in London by Peter Brook at the Arts Theatre Club under the title ' Vicious Circle.' Tonight you hear it with the original cast from that production


Translated By: Marjorie Gabaln
Translated By: Joan Swinstead.
Produced By: Mary Hope Allen
Unknown: Peter Brook
Garcin: Alec Guinness
Attendant: Donald Pleasance
Ines: Beatrix Lehmann
Estelle Betty: Ann Davies


Piano Sonata in B flat, Op. 106
(' Hammerklavier ') played by Artur Schnabel on gramophone records


Played By: Artur Schnabel

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.

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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.

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