is a bear - and today he persuades the birds to teach him to sing
in Any Old Port Ollie is faced with a four-round fight and Stan puts on the gloves.
Return to Dijon: part 2
Tanguy becomes the bait when a trap is set by the French counterespionage.
Director FRANÇOlS VILLIERS
Presented by PEGGY MILLER
Human Nature Changes
Diaghilev, Stravinsky, Picasso and Freud all belonged to the Edwardian period. To some their ideas threatened the Empire itself.
Producer PETER JARVIS
The traditional view of the reign as one of the most heroic in English history ignores the fact that after the defeat of the Spanish Armada, the whole system was falling apart. Why? Introduced by PROFESSOR J. HURSTFIELD
Director BRYN BROOKS
Producer HOWARD smith
Ride to Misadventure starring
Faced with the deadly scourge of anthrax and the murderous Colton gang, the Virginian is glad of an ally, however much he suspects his motives.
Strife with Father and Bugs Bunny in Hare-abian Nights
WARNER BROTHERS cartoons
JACK SCOTT : the weekend weather
Introduced by Frank Bough
Introduced by SAM LEITCH ; analysis and comment from JIMMY HILL
Fights of the Week
From London, the top of the bill heavyweight fight at the World Sporting Club. The return of Danny McAlinden (British and Commonwealth Champion) v
Peter ' Moleman ' Williams (USA) over 10 rounds and from Glasgow, the British Featherweight Championship at the St Andrew's Sporting Club.
Tommy Glencross (The Champion) v Evan Armstrong over 15 rounds Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.25; 1.50; 2.20*
1.30 Cambrian Handicap Steeplechase (2 miles and 180 yards)
2.0 William Hill Handicap Hurdle Race (2 miles and 92 yards)
2.30 Emral Handicap Steeplechase (Amateur Riders) (3 m, 214 yds) Commentators JULIAN WILSON and JOHN HANMER
1.40; 2.40*; 3.35
International Athletics from Crystal Palace
Great Britain v Sweden
After the excitement of the European Cup finals in Edinburgh, where Britain's men won the unofficial title of ' Track Champions of Europe' with five victories, our athletes continue a busy month with this full-scale international for men and women. Commentators
RON PICKERING , HARRY CARPENTER
2.10; 2.40*; 3.35
Horse Trials for the Midland Bank Championships of Great Britain 1973
This two-day competition ends this afternoon with the testing cross country section.
Commentators DORIAN WILLIAMS
Tennis Challenge Mr Bobby Riggs v
Mrs Billie-Jean King
From Houston Astrodome, Texas. The f 120,000 Challenge Match for the biggest prize-money tennis has ever known, worth E80,000 to the winner.
BOBBY RIGGS , 55 years old, was the 1939 Wimbledon champion in the pre-war era of Fred Perry , Donald Budge , Helen Wills-Moody and Alice Marble. BILLIE-JEAN KING, champion of Wimbledon and Women's Lib, is 25 years younger than Riggs and aiming to avenge Riggs's win earlier this year over Margaret Court.
Highlights of the match: 11.10 pm BBC2
4.40* Final Score
Timetable: 12.35 Football Preview
12.55 Fights of the Week
1.25 Racing; 1.40 Athletics
1.50 Racing; 2.10 Horse Trials
2.40 Horse Trials/Athletics
3.5 Tennis Challenge
3.35 Horse Trials/Athletics
4.40 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration. TV presentation:
Racing FRED VINER ; Athletics BOB DUNCAN ; Horse Trials ALAN MOUNCER
Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER
Grandstand edited by JONATHAN MARTIN
David Jacobs introduces a general knowledge quiz in which contestants bid against each other for the chance to answer questions on a given subject and, perhaps, become champion of Britain. The only snag : they have to bid before they hear the question ...
Director PATRICIA WOOD Producer CECIL KORER
Weatherman JACK SCOTT Today's Sport
Taste of Melon
A WALT DISNEY production Director BYRON PAUL
Bruce Forsyth with surprise guest stars and Hostess Anthea Redfern and family couples from all over the country .
Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST Programme associate TONY HAWES Designer JAMES HATCHARD
Producers TERRY HENEBERY , JAMES MOIR
with special guests
Ronnie Corbett , The Kinks Featuring Adrienne Posta
Roger Kitter , Paul Greenwood and Segment Savs Lulu '
Choreographer NIGEL LYTRGOE
ALYN AINSWORTH AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Script by GEOFF ROWLEY and ANDY BAKER , TONY HARE
Executive producer JOHN AMMONDS Producer VERNON LAWRENCE
starring Yul Brynner
Claire Bloom , Charles Boyer and with Inger Stevens , Henry Hull E. G. Marshall
A spectacular story of the American war of 1812 when the buccaneer Jean Lafitte , with a price on his head, refuses help to the British and joins forces with General Andrew Jackson in return for a free pardon.
Director ANTHONY QUINN
This Week's Films: page 11
General Andrew Jackson:
Collector of the Port:
with Richard Baker ; Weather
Introduced by Jimmy Hill
Two-match action and the most penetrating analysts in soccer.
Match No 1 comes from the South. Commentator BARRY DAVIES
Match No 2, from the Midlands. Commentator JOHN motson
JIMMY HILL presents his weekly action analysis of one of the top matches.
Football TV presentation by ALEC WEEKS and JOHN MCGONAGLE Match of the Day presented by MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor SAM LEITCH
with conversation, good music, the occasional surprise and his guests.
Michael Parkinson says:
Music THE HARRY STONEHAM FIVE
Director BRIAN WHITEHOUSE Producer RICHARD DREWETT