A cartoon featuring the voices of Oscar Wilde's classic bittersweet story of a swallow winging its way south which stops to rest upon the sorrowing statue of a once-happy prince and stays behind to help.
Producers MURRAY SHOSTAK , MICHAEL MILLS
The classic serial in 13 episodes 9: Fighting the Fire Dragon
In which Flash Gordon, having won his fight with the monster, is given a ' drug of forgetfulness ' by Ming's daughter Aura, and taken to the abode of the fire dragon.
. Films: pages 15-14
A season of films featuring
Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan Brenda Joyce as Jane
While fishing one day, Tarzan lands an unexpected catch - a beautiful, young, mermaid-like girl.
Director ROBERT FLOREY
. Films: pages 15-16
of the Pops
Noel Edmonds invites you to a SOLID SILVER SWAP with Keith Chegwin and Abba at a Multi-Coloured Boxing Day gig. starring Showaddywaddy
Mud, Smokie, John Christie White Rhino, Pussycat Another Pussycat
The Wurzels, Dr Hook and Britain's Only Quaxologist
Introduced by Frank Bough from Leeds
Leeds v Wakefield Trinity
The second half of this morning's important Derby match.
Commentator EDDIE WARING
BOB WILSON reflects the festive season and brings you latest news of today's big holiday programme.
Five races from two popular holiday meetings.
1.15 G. J. Novice Hurdle (2m)
1.45 William Hill Christmas Hurdle (2m)
2.20 King George VI Steeplechase (3m)
Top chasers from England and Ireland clash in this famous mid-season race worth over £8,000 to the winner.
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and RICHARD PITMAN
King George Vi
1.30 Joe Coral Handicap 'Chase (2m 5f)
2.0 Joe Coral Golden Hurdle (Qualifier. 21m)
Commentators JULIAN WILSON and JOHN HANMER
* Timings may be changed by events Television presentation:
Rugby League NICK HUNTER Football FOCUS TERRY LONG
Racing (Kempton) DAVID KENNING Racing (Wineanton) BOB DUNCAN
Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER Editor ALAN HART
starring Ray Bolger , Tommy Sands Annette, Ed Wynn , Tommy Kirk
A delightful musical with many traditional fairy-tale characters. Tom Piper's and Mary Contrary's plans to marry are jeopardised by the evil miser Barnaby. But with the help of the eccentric Toymaker, Barnaby is finally defeated.
Director JACK DONOHUE. Films: pages 15-18
A contest to find the sporting Superstar of Europe.
THE FINAL from Rotterdam The competitors
From Sweden: the defending European Superstar Kjell Isaksson and world speed-skating champion at 500 and 1,000m Johan Granath
From Great Britain: one of the greatest-ever Welsh rugby players Gareth Edwards and world light heavy-weight boxing champion
From Holland: Dutch Superstar and their top 400m hurdler Frank Nusse and captain of their crack soccer team Ajax Rudi Krol
From France: Olympic gold medallist at Montreal in the 110m hurdles Guy Drut and star basket-ball player from Racing Club de France Marco Ostarcevic
From Belgium: double silver medallist in track athletics Ivo van Damme and from their national basket-ball team Corky Bell
From Austria: gold medallist on the 90m Olympic ski-jump Karl Schnabl
DAVID VINE and RON PICKERING
Produced in association with Trans-World International and Candid Productions Inc. Director PIETER VAREKAMP Of AVROtv, HoUand
Executive producer IAN SMITH
Richard Whitmore ; Weatherman
Our traditional Christmas look at the world of Walt Disney films Introduced by The Goodies TIM BROOKE-TAYLOR
GRAEME GARDEN, BILL ODDIE
Films include: Cinderella, Ride a Wild Pony, 101 Dalmatians, Dumbo, Jungle Book, The Shaggy DA, Bambi, The Treasure of Matecumbe, Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree.
Films by courtesy of WALT DISNEY Presented by Richard EVANS
The first television showing of another of the perennially popular ' Carry On ' series, with foreman Sid Plummer leading a band of factory workers into, and out of, a slapstick series of comedy catastrophes.
Director GERALD THOMAS. Films; pp 15-16
W C BoggS:
starring Mike Yarwood Written by ERIC DAVIDSON , NEIL SHAND Guests The New Seekers featuring Paula Scott
With BALLARD BERKELEY
RAYMOND MASON , RENEE ROBERTS
Musical director AI.AN BRADEN Make-up CECILE HAY-ARTHUR Designer GARY PRITCHARD
Assistant producer ALAN BOYD Producer JOHN AMMONDS
A feature film starring
For the United States sequences:
Martin Balsam as Admiral Kimmel Joseph Cotten as Henry L. Stimson E. G. Marshall as Lt-Col Bratton
With events - diplomatic, political and military-seen from both sides as they happened, this spectacular film tells the story of the attack on Pearl Harbour on 7 December 1941 - a date which President Roosevelt said will ' live in infamy' and which brought America into World War II.
Director Richard FLEISCHER. Films : pp 151*
Admiral Kimmel Joseph
Admiral William F Halsey:
with Richard Whitmore ; Weather
Michael Parkinson introduces a selection of musical moments from past programmes, including Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Duke Ellington, Elton John, Glynis Johns, Jack Jones, Michel Legrand, Dudley Moore, Oscar Peterson, Buddy Rich, Harry Stoneham, Andy Williams.