• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: NEW VERSE

Unpublished poetry chosen and introduced by George Hartley (The recorded broadcast of Feb. 13)

Contributors

Introduced By: George Hartley

: VIVALDI

Dixit Dominus
(Psalm 109) (Vulgate)
Soloists; Chorus and Chamber Orchestra of the Scuola Veneziana. conducted by Angelo Ephrikian : on records

Contributors

Unknown: Scuola Veneziana.
Conducted By: Angelo Ephrikian

: COMMENT

A topical programme on the arts, literature, and entertainment
Three speakers comment on whatever seems of most immediate interest in the world of the various arts.

: The Thirteenth Tree

A joke by Andre Gide
Translated by George D. Painter
Produced by Michael Bakewell

Contributors

Unknown: Andre Gide
Translated By: George D. Painter
Produced By: Michael Bakewell
Dr Styx: Max Adrian
Lavignette: Kenneth Williams
Viscount: Godfrey Kenton
Priest: James Thomason
Footman: Geoffrey Hodson
Countess Hester: Paton Brown
Armand: Alan MacNaughtan
Miss Plot: Rosalind Knight
Boccage: John Gabriel

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Arthur Leavins )
Conducted by Stanley Pope
Part l
(first broadcast performance)

Contributors

Leader: Arthur Leavins
Conducted By: Stanley Pope

: APPLES TO TICKLE THE PALATE

In the third of his new series of gardening talks Edward Hyams suggests the growing of a number of apples which, he says, ' are as different to the palate as a noble claret is to other wines.'

Contributors

Unknown: Edward Hyams

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Part 2
Symphonie Fantastique, Op. 14.Berlioz

: ' AXEL '

by Philippe Auguste Matthias. Count Villiers de ITsle Adam
Part 4: ' The World of Passion '

Contributors

Unknown: Philippe Auguste Matthias.
Sara: Gwen Cherrell
Axel: Robert Eddison
Narrator: Derek Hart

: FRENCH SONGS

Rene Soames (tenor)
Clifton Helliwell (piano)
Gounod; Liszt; Duparc

Contributors

Tenor: Rene Soames
Piano: Clifton Helliwell








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.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel