The story of the eleventh Daily Express
International Offshore Powerboat Race and the 60 competitors who battle their way across 200 miles of sea from Cowes to Torquay and back to Cowes in the world's foremost powerboat event.
BBC outside broadcast colour cameras at the start, in a helicopter above the race and at key points along the course bring you all the excitement ' live ' - as it happens.
RAYMOND BAXTER , DAVID VINE
Directors WILLIAM CAVE, DOUGLAS HESPE Executive producer ALAN CHIVERS
Have you ever had the urge to fly? Today you too can be a pilot. In this film a new boy to the air tells of his despair and delight from the mystery of the first lessons in theory to the excitement of his first solo flight.
The new boy is DUDLEY FOSTER
Written and directed by RICHARD WADE
GRAHAM PARKER looks at the weekend weather
Introduced by Frank Bough
Introduced by SAM LEITCH
Further coverage of today's 200-mile Daily Express Race, the world's foremost powerboat event.
Executive producer ALAN CHIVERS
1.35; 2.5; 2.35; 3.5*
Racing from Goodwood
1.45 The Harvest Nursery Handicap (5 furlongs)
2.15 The March Stakes (If miles)
2.45 The Chesterfield Cup Handicap (11 miles) .
3.15 The Goodwood Mile (Group 2) (1 mile)
Commentators JULIAN WILSON and CLIVE GRAHAM
TV presentation by DENNIS MONGER
2.20; 2.50; 3.20; 4.30*
International Athletics from Crystal Palace
Great Britain v West Germany for the Kraft Trophies
Great Britain's leading athletes take on one of Europe's strongest national teams, in this two-day international.
Commentators DAVID COLEMAN and RON PICKERING
TV presentation by ALAN MOUNCER
The Lancashire Cup Final
Two of Lancashire's top teams meet on a neutral ground.
Commentator EDDIE WARING
TV presentation by RAY LAKELAND
-Including classified football results, Rugby and racing results, and reports on today's outstanding matches and events.
12.50 Football preview
1.15 Powerboat race
1.35 Racing; 1.50 Sports Round-up
2.5 Racing; 2.20 Athletics
2.35 Racing; 2.50 Athletics
3.5 Racing; 3.20 Athletics
3.45 Rugby League; 4.30 Athletics
4.50 Results Service
5.20 Powerboat race
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events. Grandstand presented for television by BRIAN VENNER
Editor ALAN HART
A cartoon film series
Today: Pink Plunk Plink
That's No Lady That's Notre Dame
The Pink Panther Theme by HENRY MANCINl
of the World
A grand tour of some of the world's outstanding zoos with Anthony Smith
8: Frankfurt - one man and his zoo
Wherever you go in this zoo you will very soon know who is in charge. Whether you visit one of the animal enclosures, or a building called the Exotarium, you will be aware of the influence of one man, the Director, Dr Bernhard Grzimek , writer, film-maker, television personality and ardent conservationist.
Producer PETER CRAWFORD
Series editor NICHOLAS CROCKER
(from Bristol: first shown on BBC2)
Last of three famous Westerns starring
James Stewart and directed by ANTHONY MANN also starring
Arthur Kennedy Donald Crisp Alex Nicol
A man's search for his brother's murderer leads him to the sun-baked wastelands of New Mexico, where he comes into conflict with the weak and vicious son of a local cattle baron.
As with Winchester '73 and Where the River Bends, Anthony Mann 's brilliant appreciation of the size and scope of the Western landscape produces some breath-taking backgrounds to this exciting story starring James Stewart as the man determined to avenge his brother's death.
Based on the story by THOMAS T. FLYNN Producer WILLIAM GOETZ Director ANTHONY MANN
(This Week's Films: page 9)
starring Lulu and her guests
The Bee Gees
Choreography DOUGLAS SQUIRES
ALYN AINSWORTH AND HIS ORCHESTRA Script by BRYAN BLACKBURN Designer CHRIS THOMPSON
Producer STEWART MORRIS
A film series starring with with guest stars Martin Sheen
Michael Greer , Pamela McMyler No Game for Amateurs
An intensive police search for a professional assassin reveals the activities of an anti-war group operating an escape route to Canada for young men due for army call-up. The well-meaning leader of the group is unaware that he is sheltering a merciless killer on the run-and Ironside must move carefully but swiftly....
Officer Eve Whitfield:
with John Edmunds and Weather
Action from two famous Football League grounds in the First Division.
Match No 1 is a North-South clash involving two of Britain's most progressive sides.
Commentator BARRY DAVIES
Television presentation by ALEC WEEKS
Match No 2 comes from the Midlands where there is buoyant enthusiasm for success this season in all four Divisions of the Football League.
Commentator ALAN WEEKS
Television presentation by JOHN MCGONAGLE
David Coleman introduces action, analysis, news and the ' Goal of the Month' competition.
The first month's goal parade will include the five Watney Cup matches. Last season the climax to the monthly goal season awards came on Cup Final day when the goal of the season was selected. Mrs Margaret Tumelty from Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, won the £300-worth of Premium Bonds with her 1-2-3 winning' selection. There was a postcard entry of 178,000 for this competition final.
Presented by JONATHAN MARTIN Producer ALEC WEEKS Editor SAM LEITCH
Conversation, guests, good music and the occasional surprise with Michael Parkinson and Marion Montgomery.
THE HARRY STONEHAM FIVE
Director ROGER ORDISH
Producer RICHARD DREWETT