KEITH BEST: the weekend weather
A comedy cartoon adventure Wild Blue Yonder
An Australian adventure series, filmed on location on the Queensland Great Barrier Reef. Echoes from the Past
Introduced by Frank Bough
12.5; 1.50; 2.20; 2.50; 3.20* International Golf from Turnberry The John Player Classic 1972
The final round of this new 151,000 Stroke Play Tournament of Champions, which brings together a field of world-class golfers competing for a first prize of Â£15,000.
Commentators HARRY CARPENTER, HENRY LONGHURST and MARK MCCORMACK
TV presentation by ALAN MOUNCER and FRED VINER
Executive producer A.P. WILKINSON
12.50* Football Preview
Introduced by SAM LEITCH
1.25* International Boxing: John Conteh (Liverpool) v Ed Duncan (Philadelphia)
Highlights of this week's international heavyweight fight at the Empire Pool, Wembley
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.10; 1.40; 2.5; 2.35; 3.5* Racing from Haydock
Five races including the first-ever televised Challenge Match and the final Ladies' Race of the season.
1.15 A Challenge Match (1* miles) Clement Freud and Sir Hugh Fraser, riding their own horses, meet for a Â£1,000 side-stake in the first-ever Challenge Match to be staged at Haydock Park and the first ever to be televised.
1.45 Imperial Leather Stakes (Ladies' Race) (11 miles 70 yards) The last ladies' race of this season's series which will decide the Lady Riders' Championship.
2.15 Sale Selling Stakes (1 mile)
2.45 Sydney Sandon Stakes (Handicap) (1 mile)
3.15 Vernons Sprint Trial Stakes (6 furlongs)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN, CLIVE GRAHAM , JULIAN WILSON
TV presentation RAY LAKELAND
4.40* Final Score
Including classified football, rugby and racing results, action highlights, and reports on today's big events.
12.5 Golf: John Player Classic
12.50 Football Preview
1.10 Racing from Haydock
1.25 Boxing from Wembley
1.40 Racing from Haydock
1.50 Golf from Turnberry
2.5 Racing from Haydock
2.20 Golf from Turnberry
2.35 Racing from Haydock
2.50 Golf from Turnberry
3.5 Racing from Haydock
3.20 Golf from Turnberry
4.40 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events.
Grandstand directed by BRIAN VENNER Editor ALAN HART
A new comedy film series This week: Cover
Boy Ted is trying enough at any time but when his brother turns upoh brother!
Weatherman KEITH BEST Today's Sport
Bruce Forsyth with his special guest Terri Carol with hostess Anthea Redfern and family couples from all over the country
Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST Programme associate TONY HAWES Designer ANDY DIMOND
Producers ALAN TARRANT, JAMES MOIR
Written by N. J. CRISP pc Newton knocks on the door of a house for a routine enquiry and becomes involved in a situation where his private life becomes a matter of concern to his superior officers.
Series created by TED WILLIS Designer ALLAN ANSON Producer JOE WATERS
Det-Sgt Andy Crawford:
Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker Special guests
Georgie Fame and Alan Price With CHELSEA BROWN
DILYS WATLING , JEROLD WELLS
CLAIRE NIELSON , URSULA BARCLAY
In the serial ' Done to Death,' there's yet another murder. Is Malone next for the chop? Or will he get the steak and kidney pie?
THE FRED TOMLINSON SINGERS Written by BRYAN BLACKBURN BARRY CRYER , SPIKE MULLINS DAVID NOBBS , PETER VINCENT
Arrangements and Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Special staging by DENYS PALMER Designer KEITH CHEETHAM Producer TERRY HUGHES
Robert Vaughn , Elke Sommer Felicia Farr , Karl Boehm with Boris Karloff
Roger C. Carmel , Luciana Paluzzi
Robert Vaughn , well known to viewers as one of the men from
UNCLE, is once again plunged into the world of international spies.
Director JERRY THORPE
(This Week's Films:, page 9)
with John Edmunds ; Weather
Two-match action and the Â£100 ' Goal of the Month ' competition. First Division action from a leading Midlands ground featuring two of the most ambitious club sides in Europe.
Commentator BARRY DAVIES
Second Division action involving clubs who have never lost the taste for the First Division. Commentator ALAN WEEKS
BARRY DAVIES introduces the eye-catching goals scored during September with the opportunity to win Â£100-worth of Premium Bonds.
Football television presentation by JOHN MCGONAGLE and JOHN SHREWSBURY Match of the Day presented by JONATHAN MARTIN. Editor SAM LEITCH
Conversation, good music, and the occasional surprise, with Michael Parkinson and his guests Music THE HARRY STONEHAM FIVE
Director BRIAN WHITEHOUSE Producer RICHARD DREWETT