• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Grandstand

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Introduced by Steve Rider.
11.45, 12.30pm Boat Race
The Oxford and Cambridge crews contest the 140th University Boat Race for the Beefeater Gin Trophy, along the 4¼-mile course from Putney to Mortlake, with the start timed for 12.30pm. Cambridge were the surprise winners last year following a run of 16 Oxford successes in the previous 17 races. As well as live coverage of the Boat Race, at 4.20 there will also be highlights of the Head of the River Race from Mortlake to Putney, contested by a huge number of crews including Olympic gold medallists Steve Redgrave and Jonny and Greg Searle. Commentary by Barry Davies, Chris Baillieu and Dan Topolski.

1.00 News

1.05 Football Focus
News, comment and action from the FA Premiership. With Bob Wilson.

1.25, 1.55, 2.25 Racing
From Newbury. Featuring races at 1.30,2.00 and 2.30.

1.40, 2.10 Figure Skating
The World Championships from Japan featuring the ladies' free programme in which Olympic champion Oksana Baiul of Ukraine defends her world crown.

2.40, 3.35 Rugby League
From Central Park, Wigan, live coverage of the Challenge Cup semi-final between St Helens and Leeds. Kick-off at 2.45pm.

3.25 Motor Racing
Murray Walker reports from Brazil on the eve of the start of the new Formula 1 Grand Prix season.

4.40 Final Score

Contributors

Presenter: Steve Rider
Presenter: Bob Wilson
Commentator: Barry Davies
Commentator: Chris Baillieu
Commentator: Dan Topolski
Reporter: Murray Walker
Producer: Martin Hopkins
Editor: Dave Gordon

Tell us more or contact us

Do you know something about this programme that we have not included above?
Or would you like to ask the Genome team a question?

Tell us more or contact us






About this project

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.

Feedback about Grandstand, BBC One London, 11.45, 26 March 1994
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/910522cf582640928641ad2af1302c62

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel