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Sports Parade


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A magazine programme including:
F.A. Cup Preview: Charles Buchan, David Coleman and H.D. Davies give the latest news about the Third Round ties to be played today.
Scottish League: by Jameson Clark
Rugby Union: J.B.G. Thomas on the prospects for the International match between Wales and Australia at Cardiff. Sammy Walker on the Irish Trial In Dublin; Rex Alston on the Final English Trial at Twickenham.
Rugby League: by Alan Dixon
Cricket: Latest score in the Second Test match between South Africa and Australia at Cape Town.
Introduced by Eamonn Andrews


Unknown: Charles Buchan
Unknown: David Coleman
Unknown: H. D. Davies
Unknown: Jameson Clark
Unknown: J. B. G. Thomas
Unknown: Rex Alston
Unknown: Alan Dixon
Presenter: Eamonn Andrews
Producer: Angus MacKay

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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