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Last Edited: 11-Sep-2014 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.

A drama anthology show that ran from 1933 to at least 1953, more than 1000 weekly episodes, of which more than 300 are readily available on the internet. The following listing summarizes the 220 in my possession.

Date Title Cast Parameters
21-Dec-1933
Christmas Eve Ghost

15:13, 2678, M
17-May-1935 to
27-Dec-1935
33 consecutive programs


03-Jan-1936 to
06-Nov-1936
45 consecutive programs


06-Jan-1939 to
12-Nov-1939
45 consecutive programs
(schedule change)


26-Nov-1939 to
08-Mar-1940
18 consecutive programs
(with some additional dates)


22-Mar-1940 to
27-Sep-1940
28 consecutive programs


11-Oct-1940 to
01-Nov-1940
4 consecutive programs


22-Nov-1940 to
03-Oct-1941
46 consecutive programs



Documentaries and Collateral Material
Date Title Cast Parameters