Harry Carpenter introduces the third day's play at Royal Lytham.
Commentators Henry Longhurst, Peter Alliss, Mark McCormack, Peter Thomson
Introduced by Harry Carpenter
with Pik-Sen Lim
Stories from the Far East by AISIIA AKBAR
Stories of riddles, mischief and make-believe about animals and emperors. Today: A Clever Trick
Pictures by JOHN MOUSDALE e Director JEREMY SWAN
Producer ANGELA BEECHING :
Executive producer ANNA HOME
with John Craven
This week: NICHOLAS GAINES and THERESA MULGREW from Plymouth and MARTIN RAWBONE and SANDRA BAILEY from Harlow take on ' beryl ' the Brainchild Electronic Random Year and Letter indicator. They will be trying to beat last week's score and get in the lead for the title of ' 'Brainchild 1974.'
Producer BRIAN HAWKINS (from Bristol)
with Richard Whitmore ; Weather
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Starring James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith
What happens if you cross-breed a Hereford Bull and a Longhorn? Martha Price, an English farmer newly arrived in America, is confident it will produce a superior breed of cattle. The ranchers of Texas, however, are sceptical.
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Highlights of this year's circus spectacular from King's Hall, Belle Vue. starring
The Recktons (East Germany) No holds barred
Tommy Chipperfield's Liberty Horses (Great Britain) Eight mane attractions
The Esperantos (East Germany) Two girls and a guy - perched high
The Six Benis (Czechoslovakia) A swinging affair
Johnny Chipperfield's Elephants (Great Britain)
Mumbo Jumbo - seven times over
Brigitta (East Germany)
Elegance and agility on the aerial swing
Helmbrecht Hoppe and his Unrideable Mule (West Germany)
Can anybody ride the fast buck?
Introduced by Annette Jensen (Denmark) With interruptions by Jacko, Jimmy and Little Billy (Great Britain)
Circus produced by JACK FEARNLEY. Musical director MORRIS MACLEAN Sound JOHN DRAKE
Lighting GEOFF LOMAS
Presented for television by NICK HUNTER (from Manchester)
with Richard Baker and Richard Whitmore; Weather
A new series of the films starring Raymond Burr as Robert Ironside with Don Galloway as Det-Sgt Brown
Don Mitchell as Mark Sanger and Elizabeth Baur as Officer Fran Belding with guest stars
James Olson , Lorraine Gary Noah Keen
Fragile is the House of Cards
Somewhere along the San Francisco waterfront an unknown, unconscious man is drowning in a boat slowly filling with water. In a race against the clock Ironside and his team try desperately to find him.
Introduced by Ludovic Kennedy
Man's best friend is seldom his lawyer. From a worm's-eye view the institution appears a middle-class club, with the members wearing odd clothes, talking expensive gibberish, and reaching incomprehensible conclusions. What should be done about it?
Lord Hallsham was a successful barrister ('often so emotionally involved and so fiery that he positively alarmed the Bar'). He was Lord Chancellor in the last Conservative government. He gives the view from the Woolsack.
Research HELEN JAY Director SEAN HARDIE
Producer ANTONY ROUSE
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A film starring Robert Ryan, Rhonda Fleming, William Lundigan
A wounded millionaire, abandoned in the scorching Mojave desert by his wife and her lover, is determined to prove that an easy life has not sapped his will to survive.
The late Robert Ryan gives a virtuoso performance in this tense drama about a man's lonely life-and-death struggle with the elements.
Producer WILLIAM BLOOM Director ROY BAKER
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