Weatherman BARBARA EDWARDS
Direct from the International Arena of the All England Jumping Course,
This afternoon sees the start of the first of the equestrian World Championships being staged in England this season (the other being at Burghley in September). For the next three days the best of the world's male riders representing 16 countries will be challenging the holder of the title, Britain's David Broome , for a place in the four-man final next Sunday afternoon.
In this programme, DAVID VINE introduces the contestants and their horses. DORIAN WILLIAMS and RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD describe the course and the action of the first competition of the 1974 Men's Open World Championship.
Associate director FRED VINER
Executive producer ALAN MOUNCER
A cartoon film from Sweden
Looking at an ice-covered rock, a present-day family try to imagine what it was like to be cavemenand suddenly they are transported back in time to the Stone Age....
English version by MICHAEL BARTLETT Told by BRIAN PECK
The Mystery of Haunted Island: 2
Michael Rodd puts the questions to the winners from the Semi-finals who will be looking at scenes from:
The Boy Friend, Brother Sun and Sister Moon , Callan and Peter Pan
Producer JOHN BUTTERY (Manchester)
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From the Captain's log - some earlier adventures of the Star-Ship Enterprise on its mission - to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and civilisations, to go boldly where no man has gone before.
What are Little Girls Made of? Sugar and spice may not have been the ingredients Dr Korby used, but the result is delectable enough to disturb his wife and more than troubles Captain Kirk. Their discovery of the long-lost scientist is the first, and by far the most pleasant, of the surprises in store.
Bus starring Eric Sykes
Hattie Jacques , Deryck Guyler With REGINALD MARSH
MARJORIE WILDE , WENDY STONE JOAN YOUNG, IAIN SMITH
AVRIL FANE , TONY SYMPSON BELLA EMBERG
Written by ERIC SYKES Music by KEN JONES
Designer COLIN GREEN
Producer ROGER RACK
by Anthony Read
Starring Iain Cuthbertson, Martin Cochrane, Harriet Buchan and Don McKillop
Guest stars Donald Douglas, Garfield Morgan
Who or what caused the death of Ian Mackay? Whatever the answer, there are problems for the widow, the business partner and, Sutherland discovers, the insurance men.
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by John Chapman and Eric Merriman
Starring Terry Scott and June Whitfield as Terry and June Fletcher
When you start on a voyage of rediscovery after 25 years of married life, there are all sorts of pitfalls ... Reds under the bed, liqueur chocolates, a second honeymoon.
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Introduced by David Coleman
Sport, youth and recreation was the subject of yesterday's national conference organised in London by the CENTRAL COUNCIL OF PHYSICAL RECREATION.
Tonight HRH The
Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh, President of the CCPR, is joined in the Sportsnight studio for a live discussion on the same subject with Dennis Howell , mp, Minister of State for Sport, and Dr Roger Bannister , Chairman of the Sports Council. A studio audience including experts on the subjects of education, sport, recreation and leisure will also participate in the discussion.
The Men's World
Show Jumping Championship
Highlights from the international arena at Hickstead where DAVID BROOME began the defence of the world title he has held for the last four years.
Commentators DORIAN WILLIAMS and ANN MOORE
Outside broadcast presentation by ALAN MOUNCER
Producer BRIAN VENNER Editor ALAN HART
Introduced by Michael Charlton
Tom Mangold, Vincent Hanna, Michael Cockerell, Bill Kerr Elliott, David Jessel and Julian Mounter are the Midweek correspondents.