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 direct from Wembley Stadium by David Coleman
The 1980 FA Cup Final
West Ham United
BBC outside broadcast cameras bring you the whole of football's great occasion.
Commentator JOHN MOTSON Comments by JIMMY HILL and Southampton Manager LAWRIE MCMENEMY
Special contributions by John Cleese and Mike Yarwood
11.30 Cup Final Morning
DAVID COLEMAN sets the scene inside Wembley Stadium, BARRY davies and TONY GUBBA report on the latest news from the teams' hotels.
11.40 Cup Final Phone-in A chance for viewers to put their own questions to players of both teams.
11.55 Young Player of the Year Award
England manager RON GREENWOOD presents the Robinsons Barley Water Trophy to the winner of this new competition.
12.0 The Road to Wembley
Goals, near misses, and lucky escapes-BARRY DAVIES relives the outstanding moments of the Cup's early rounds, and traces the progress of the two finalists to Wembley.
12.12 pm News Headlines
12.15 The Cup Final Managers
TERRY NEILL of Arsenal and JOHN LYALL of West Ham United talking to DAVID COLEMAN
Cup Final Mastermind
Soccer experts from the Arsenal and West Ham United Supporters' Clubs match their wits in Mastermind. DESMOND LYNAM asks specialist questions about their own clubs, and tests their general football knowledge for the Cup Final Mastermind Trophy.
Racing from Lingfield
1.0 The Freshbake Foods Stakes (Handicap, lim)
1.10 Cup History
BOB WILSON looks back at the records of Arsenal and West Ham United in FA Cup competitions.
Racing from Lingfield
1.30 The Ladbrokes Derby Trial Stakes (Group 3. llm)
Leading Derby fancies clash in this important trial-won last year by HM The Queen's colt, Milford - with over 115,000 to the winner.
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN JULIAN WILSON and JIMMY LINDLEY
The Cup Final atmosphere mounts as the teams arrive at Wembley. Goal of the Season
See the winning goals and find out who has won E300 of Premium Bonds in this popular competition.
Meet the Teams
BOB WILSON presents action profiles of today's players and talks to them' live ' on the pitch* The Final Word from JIMMY HILL and LAWRIE MCMENEMY
2.45 Abide with Me
The crowd, accompanied by the MASSED BANDS OF BRIGADE OF GUARDS, sing the traditional Cup Final hymn.
The FA Cup Final
Arsenal v West Ham United
3.45 Half-time marching display by the MASSED BANDS OF THE GUARDS DIVISION. Director of Music
LIEUTENANT-COLONEL R. A. RIDINGS,
3.55 The FA Cup Final Second Half
4.45 Presentation of the Cup and Medals by HRH The Duchess of Kent
4.55 Meet the Winners
The outstanding players of the match talk to BARRY DAVIES and watch the vital Cup Final action.
Scottish Cup Final
Highlights of Celtic v Rangers from Hampden Park.
Television presentation: FA Cun Final ALEC WEEKS Cup Final Mastermind
JOHN SHREWSBURY and PETER MASSET Racing JOHN MCNICHOLAS
Grandstand presented by MARTIN HOPKINS and RICHARD TILLING Edited by HAROLD ANDERSON
Cricket scores on Ceefax
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?
At present this site reflects the contents of the
published Radio Times BBC listings. We will retain
information submitted to us for possible future use,
to help fill in gaps in the data and to help us bring
the BBC’s broadcast history to life, but we will
not be publishing it at this stage.
Do you know something about this programme that we have
not included in the listing?
Or do you have a question about this programme?
If so, would you like a reply?
If you have a question or would like to tell us more
about this programme and would like a response,
please email: email@example.com
NB: We cannot respond to information submitted from this form
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.
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 Cup Final Grandstand, BBC One London, 11.30, 10 May 1980
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're
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.