Weather permitting, viewers see the Royal Procession driving up the course to the Royal Enclosure.
2.30 The Cork and Orrery Stakes
A race for three-year-olds over six furlongs.
Commentator, Peter Dimmock, assisted by Peter O'Sullevan as race-reader
3.45 The Gold Cup
A race for three-year-olds and upwards over two miles and a half, with a gold cup value of five hundred sovereigns and ten thousand sovereigns added.
Commentator, Peter Dimmock assisted by Peter O'Sullevan as race-reader
4.20 The King Edward VII Stakes
A race for three-year-olds, over the Swinley Course of one mile and a half.
Clive Graham identifies the horses and jockeys.
Commentator (The Gold Cup):
Race-reader (The Gold Cup)/commentator (The King Edward VII Stakes):
For the very young.
Maria Bird brings Andy to play with your small children and invites them to join in songs and games.
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Script, music, and settings by Maria Bird
Narrator/script, music and settings:
Writer (Stranger in the House):
Settings (Stranger in the House):
Producer (Stranger in the House):
with Dr. Bergen Evans as guest chairman and Elizabeth Gray, Kenneth Horne,
Michael Pertwee, Winifred Shotter finding the letters.
The game devised by:
The game devised by:
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