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Bank Holiday Grandstand

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Introduced by Tony Gubba
1.35; 2.10; 2.45*
Racing from Haydock
1.45 Royal Crown Derby Maiden Stakes (5f)
2.15 Minton Novices' Handicap 'Chase (25m)
2.55 Royal Doulton Handicap Hurdle (2m)
Europe's top hurdlers compete for the country's richest-ever handicap hurdle prize.
Commentators PETER O'SULLEV AN
JULIAN WILSON , RICHARD PITMAN and JIMMY LINDLEY
1.50; 2.25; 3.0*
Motor Sport from Wales
The Texaco Rallysprint
Many of the world's top rally stars compete in a knockout competition against the clock on this breath-taking downhill rally stage through the Esgair Dafydd Forest. Commentator MIKE dicken
2.25; 3.30*
International
Weightlifting from The Forum, Wythenshawe Great Britain v China for the Climax Trophy
The British team will be looking for revenge after their defeat in China last year. With places in the Commonwealth Games still at stake, the British lifters will have two targets in this important match. Commentator RON PICKERING
4.0*
International
Show Jumping from The All England Club, Hickstead, featuring the Embassy International Grand Prix The richest class of the meeting worth E3,000 in prize money.
Commentator DORIAN WILLIAMS
4.45* Final Score
Including a check on all today's important results.
Today's timetable :
1.35 Racing; 1.50 Rallysprint; 2.18 Racing
2.25 Rallysprint, Weightlifting; 2.45Racing
3 Rallysprint: 3.30 Weightlifting
4.0 Show Jumping; 4.45 Final Score
* Timings may be changed by events TV presentation: Racing NICK HUNTER Motor Sport RICHARD TILLING Weightlifting HUW JONES
Show Jumping FRED VINER

Contributors

Introduced By: Tony Gubba
Commentators: Peter O'Sullev An
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Richard Pitman
Unknown: Jimmy Lindley
Commentator: Ron Pickering
Commentator: Dorian Williams
Unknown: Fred Viner

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Bank Holiday Grandstand

BBC One London, 1 May 1978 13.30






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