An invitation to learn French 1: Vous allez en vacances?
A 25-part language course in Italian for beginners and near-beginners
(Radio Times People: page 4)
KEITH BEST: the weekend weather
Told by Ray Brooks.
Story and illustration:
A comedy cartoon adventure Gone to the Dogs
An Australian adventure series, filmed on location on the Queensland Great Barrier Reef.
Nothing But the Truth
The 800th Edition
Introduced by Frank Bough
12.50 Football Preview
SAM LEITCH introduces action, personalities and the latest news of today's outstanding matches. And the result of the September ' Goal of the Month' Competition.
1.20* 800 Grandstands
A look back at some of the outstanding moments and personalities featured in Grandstand over the past 14 years. The first programme was transmitted on 11 October 1958.
1.50; 2.20; 2.50; 3.25*
Racing from Ascot
2.0 Brocas Stakes (Handicap) (1 mile)
2.30 Princess Royal Stakes (li miles)
3.0 Bevis Stakes (Handicap) (5 furlongs)
3.35 Cornwallis Stakes (5 furlongs)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and CLIVE GRAHAM
Reporter JULIAN WILSON
TV presentation by RICHARD TILLING
Show Jumping from Wembley
The Horse of the Year Show
This afternoon's major event is the Calor Gas International Championship of the Year, a competition for international riders under the age of 23. 3.10; 3.45*
Rugby League from Bradford
The Yorkshire Cup Final Dewsbury v Leeds
Outside broadcast cameras cover the first major occasion of the Rugby League season.
Commentator EDDIE WARING TV presentation by RAY LAKELAND
4.40* Final Score
Including classified football results, rugby and racing results, action highlights and reports on today's major events.
12.50 Football Preview
1.20 800 Grandstands
1.50 Racing; 2.10 Show Jumping
2.20 Racing; 2.35 Show Jumping
2.50 Racing; 3.10 Rugby League
3.25 Racing; 3.45 Rugby League
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:
The Square-shaped Room
Rhoda deserves decorating for refurbishing Lou's home!
Producer DAVE DAVIS
Weatherman KEITH BEST Today's Sport
Bruce Forsyth with his special guest Zena Skinner 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 GERALD KELSEY
An elderly husband and wife are being intimidated and when the man takes the law into his own hands the police find a criminal pattern begins to emerge.
Series created by TED WILLIS Designer GLORIA CLAYTON Producer JOE WATERS
Director VERE LORRIMER
Woman with dog:
Det-Sgt Andy Crawford:
starring Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett Special guests
Alan Price and Georgie Fame with THELMA HOUSTON, JEROLD WELLS, JOHN OWENS and SUE LLOYD as Blanche
A highlight of tonight's show is the last performance in this country of the St Petersburg State Choir.
THE FRED TOMLINSON SINGERS
Written by BARRY CRYER, ERIC IDLE, SPIKE MULLINS, DAVID NOBBS, PETER VINCENT, GERALD WILEY
Arrangements and Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Designer KEITH CHEETHAM Producer TERRY HUGHES
starring Dana Andrews with Dick Foran
Marilee Earle , Mel Tormd
Returning to Washington DC after captivity and brainwashing at the hands of the Chinese Communists, Korean veteran Alan Eaton finds his partner in a public relations company dead, and the firm taken over by a shady political lobbyist.
Director JACQUES TOURNEUR
(This Week Films: page 11)
Capt Alan Eaton:
with John Edmunds ; Weather
from the Horse of the Year Show at the Empire Pool, Wembley featuring tonight
The Ronson Trophy
The final major class of the week from the final major show of the season - the leading riders of the week tonight contest their own Victor Ludorum title, a fitting climax for those who have so graced the international arenas of the world in this momentous-season. Commentators DORIAN WILLIAMS and RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD
TV presentation by ALAN MOUNCER and DAVID KENNING
Action from one of the most famous Football League grounds involving two renowned rival clubs in the First Division. Commentator BARRY DAVIES
Action from the Second Division where competition at the top of the table has rarely been so close at this stage of the season.
Commentator JOHN MOTSON
News, views, analysis and the result of the September ' Goal of the Month' competition.
Football television presentation by JOHN MCGONACI. E and JOHN SHREWSBURY Match o/ the Day presented by JONATHAN MARTIN Editor SAM LEITCH
Conversation, good music, and the occasional surprise, with Michael Parkinson and his guests Music by THE HARRY STONEHAM FIVE
Designer GEOFFREY WINSLOW Director MEI CORNISH ,
Producer RICHARD DREWETT