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Grandstand featuring International Rugby Union England v France

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Introduced by Frank Bough
BBC outside broadcast cameras bring you the whole of today's big match at Twickenham
12.50*
Football Preview
SAM LEITCH introduces action. Personalities, and the latest news of today's matches.
1.10*
International Fight of the Week
Jack Bodell (former British heavyweight champion) v
Jack O'Halloran (USA)
Highlights of this heavyweight contest at Wolverhampton, a vital fight for Bodell the former British champion.
Commentator
HARRY CARPENTER
1.25; 1.50; 2.20* Racing from
Kempton Park
1.30 Ladbroke Chase
(over 2½miles and 90 yards)
2.0 Coventry Pattern Handicap Chase (over 3 miles)
2.30 ' K.P.' Hurdle Race (over 2 miles) Commentators
JULIAN WILSON and RALEIGH GILBERT
TV presentation by DENNIS MONG '-R
1.40; 2.10; 4.40*
International Athletics from Cosford
Great Britain v France for the Capri Challenge Trophy
Britain's top athletes meet one of Europe's strongest teams in the most important international indoor meeting of the season in this country.
Commentators RON PICKERING and NORRIS MCWHIRTER
TV presentation by RICHARD TILLING
2.50*
International
Rugby Union from Twickenham England v France
The whole of today's big match. After their victory against Ireland a fortnight ago, England play their first international of the season at Twickenham. If they beat France they will be right back in the race for the Championship title.
Commentator CLIFF MORGAN TV presentation by ALAN MOUNCER
And news of today's other big international, at Murrayfield, between Scotland and Ireland.
4.55*
Results Service
Grandstand Timetable
12.50 Football preview
1.10 Fight of the Week
1.25 Racing: 1.40 Athletics
1.50 Racing: 2.10 Athletics
2.20 Racing: 2.40 Rugby Union preview
2.50 Rugby Union: England v France
4.40 Athletics: 4.55 Results Service
Timings are subject to alteration.
Grandstand presented for television by BRIAN VENNER. Editor ALAN HART
(The ' Eiffel Tower' of the French pack: page 11)

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Introduces: Sam Leitch
Unknown: Jack Bodell
Unknown: Jack O'Halloran
Unknown: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Presentation By: Dennis Mong
Commentators: Ron Pickering
Commentators: Norris McWhirter
Presentation By: Richard Tilling
Presentation By: Alan Mouncer
Television By: Brian Venner.
Editor: Alan Hart

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Grandstand featuring International Rugby Union England v France

BBC One London, 27 February 1971 12.45






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