Cultural highlights of 1931
Radio shows: UK
• Songs from the Shows (BBC, from April). Musical comedy songs, presented by John Watt.
Radio shows: US
• Clara, Lu 'n' Em (NBC Blue, from 27 January). Pioneer soap.
• Fifteen Minutes with Bing Crosby (CBS, from 3 September). The crooner's first own show.
• The March of Time (CBS, from 6 March). News magazine relayed by the BBC in the UK.