A lively new look at words and letters
With Donald Gee, Bob Hoskins and Martin Shaw
featuring The Gillette Cup Final
Introduced by Frank Bough direct from Lord's
10.20; 1.10; 1.35; 2.5; 2.35; 3.30* Cricket
The Gillette Cup Final from Lord's Lancashire v Northamptonshire
Lancashire, the holders, make their sixth appearance in seven years at the final, and undoubtedly will start firm favourites. This will be Northamptonshire's first-ever chamce to win a one-day competition.
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD
JIM LAKER , PETER WEST
12.35* Football Focus
BOB WILSON introduces an entertaining line-up of action, news and personalities, and the latest news of today's matches.
1.25; 1.55; 2.20* Racing from Lanark
1.30 Trabroun Stakes (7f)
2.0 Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (Handicap) (5f)
2.30 Ladbroke Silver Bell (Handicap) (ljm)
Commentators julian WILSON and JIMMYLINDIEY
3.30* Athletics from Cwmbran
Pye Gold Cup Final (Men) Pye Women's Cup Final
Britain's top eight men's and women's athletics clubs compete in the finals of this knock-out competition.
In the men's competition, the holders, Edinburgh Southern, are expecting a strong challenge from Wolverhampton and Bilston. Commentators RON PICKERING and STUART STOREY
3.30* Show Jumping
The Lambert and Butler Hickstead Tankard from Hickstead
The afternoon's main competition from the year's final meeting at the All England Club with this country's top riders competing for prize money of Â£750. Commentator RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD
4.40* Final Score
Classified football, racing and rugby results, together with action highlights and reports on today's main events.
10.20 Cricket; 12.35 Football Focus
1.10 Cricket; 1.25 Racing
1.35 Cricket; 1.55 Racing
2.5 Cricket; 2.26 Racing; 2.25 Cricket
3.30 Athletics/Show Jumping/Cricket
4.40 Final Score
* Timings may be changed by events Television presentation;
Cricket David KENNING , NICK HUNTER Football FOCUS TERRY LONG
Racing bill MALCOLM. Athletics PAUL LANG Show Jumping JOHNNIE WATHERSTON Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER Editor ALAN HART
Tom and Jerry playing cat and mouse.
Weather JACK SCOTT
The Goofy Sports Story
That incredible animated athlete reaches Olympian heights and shows the superstars how they should have got their golds.
A WALT DISNEY production
Starring Tom Baker
A four-part story by Louis Marks
An evil intruder in the Tardis...the Doctor and Sarah are caught in a dark world of intrigue and sorcery.
Presented by Bruce Forsyth
A special compilation programme featuring many of the most popular moments selected from last season's Generation Games. with Anthea Redfern
Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST Programme associate TONY HAWES
Designer BOB COVE. Director ALAN BOYD Producer JAMES MOIR
(A new series of The Generation Game begins next week)
by John Hawkesworth
Starring Gemma Jones as Louisa
with Donald Burton as Augustus Trotter, Christopher Cazenove as Charlie Tyrrell
A series of 15 programmes
At the turn of the century, Louisa Leyton applies for a post as a cook under Monsieur Alex, a leading chef, in a fashionable house. She proves an apt pupil and successfully deputises for him at a dinner at which an important personage is present. Her future seems to hold quiet promise.
Signature tune composed by:
Edward, Prince of Wales:
Lord Henry Norton:
posts that mention
A series of eight programmes starring Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker and their guest Barbara Dickson
With STEPHEN CALCUTT, JO KENDALL, VICKI MICHELLE, CLAIRE NIELSON, JOHN OWENS, THE FRED TOMLINSON SINGERS, JOHNNY WADE
Written by Garry Chambers and PETER VINCENT, SPIKE MULLINS, SPIKE MILLIGAN, GERALD WILEY
Musical director RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Costume MARY husband
Make-up JILL HUGHES
Film cameraman PETER HALL
Designer STEVE BROWNSEY
Producer TERRY HUGHES
Paul Michael Glaser as Starsky David Soul as Hutch with guest star Dane Clark Losing Streak
Danger Money. Compulsive gambler Vic Rankin is down on his luck and helps himself to 2,000 dollars owed to him by a crooked night-club owner. But unknown to Rankin the money is counterfeit - and he becomes the number one target of a gang with too much at stake to let him live.
with Angela Rippon ; Weather
Jimmy Hill introduces one hour of football action, news and analysis, with coverage of two of today's important League fixtures.
Match No 1 comes from a famous First Division ground in the North. Commentator JOHN MOTSON Match No 2 is from the South. Commentator BARRY DAVIES
Plus the result of the August Goal of the Month competition.
Football TV presentation by ALEC WEEKS and JOHN MCGONACLB Match of the Day presented by MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor JONATHAN MARTIN
Michael Parkinson's guests over the past five years have included such names as Ali, Astaire, Auden, Betjeman, Bronowski, Brynner, Burton, Crosby, Fonteyn, Gielgud, Heath, Hope, Lennon, MacLaine, Menuhin, Morley, Niven, O'Toole, Rubinstein, Sellers, Terry-Thomas, Ustinov, Wavne, Welles.
Tonight, more guests, conversation and entertainment.
Music by Harry Stoneham
Director Colin Strong
Producer Richard Drewett
Preview: page 17
A film series of present-day tales of the supernatural. Tonight starring
Kim Darby , Martin Sheen
From the moment Frank brings home the curiously-fashioned casket he disinters, a growing terror takes over the household.