Sounds with RICK JONES
A series of six programmes
3: White Water, from the River Dee at Llangollen, North Wales with KEN LANGFORD , JOHN MACLEOD and GAY GOLDSMITH
Introduced by JOHN EARLE
Directed by JOHN RICKWORD Produced by john dobson BBC Bristol
opened by Noel Edmonds
Lines open at 9.30 on [number removed]Swaporama with Keith Chegwin
9.45 The Great Grape Ape Show Seen Any Good Birds Lately?
If you've spotted anything unusual flying around, or you've any questions for naturalist Eric Simms , give him a ring this morning. Maybe he can sort out your wildlife queries - and give you a tip or two on what birds to watch out for at this time of year.
John Craven 's News Swap
If you'd like to join in just drop John a line with your news story. Swap of the Pops
Calling calls from Osibisa fans! They'll be around this morning so hear their latest music, and give them a ring as well. Don't worry if you can't get through because you can swap by postcard. The Oddball Couple Star Swap
Hattie Jacques is calling in this morning. Chat to Hat on [number removed]and find out what it's like to star in a top TV comedy show.
Join in Noel's Top Ten Swap and you could win the Swap Shop Top Ten singles
Thanks for all your letters.
Keep them coming and send them to: Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, BBCtv Centre, London W12 8QT
Director CRISPIN EVANS Editor ROSEMARY GILL
International Rugby Union Introduced by Frank Bough
BOB WILSON introduces action, personalities and the latest news of today's important matches.
12.40; 1.10; 1.40* Racing from Haydock Park
12.45 Bristol Novices' Handicap Hurdle (21m)
1.15 Embassy Hurdle (Handicap) (2m)
1.45 Embassy Premier 'Chase Final (2im)
Fred Winter 's brilliant novice The Dealer is favourite to win this £15,000 prize, which has often proved an important guide to the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and RICHARD PITMAN 12.55*
Skiing from KitzbUhel
World Cup Downhill
Two races on consecutive days will show whether FRANZ KLAMMER can remain favourite for next week's World Championships, or whether HERBERT PLANK can cause one of the year's biggest upsets. Commentator DAVID VINE
Rugby Union at 1.55* from Pare des Princes, Paris
France v England
England start the 1978 International Championship season in Paris against a French team that not only won last year's competition, but completed the Grand Slam for only the second time. Grandstand brings ' live' coverage of the whole game. Commentator BILL MCLAREN and at 3.30* from Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland v Scotland
' Live ' second-half coverage of this afternoon's other international.
Commentator nigel STARMER-SMITH
Boxing from Nottingham
Clinton Mackenzie v Chris Davies
Highlights from this week's 12-round Final Eliminator for the British Light Welterweight title, in which the winner will meet the champion, COLIN POWERS.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
4.40* Final Score
12.20 Football Focus; 12.40 Racing
12.55 Skiing; 1.10 Racing
1.25 Rugby Preview: 1.40 Racing
1.55 Rugby Union: France v England
3.30 Ireland v Scotland
4.15 Boxing: 4.40 Final Score
* Timings are subject to change Television presentation:
Football FOCUS MIKE MURPHY Racing NICK HUNTER
Skiing AUSTRIAN TV SERVICE Rugby Union:
France v England FRENCH TV SERVICE Ireland v Scotland IRISH TV SERVICE
Boxing CAMPBELL FERGUSON Grandstand producer MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor PAUL LANG
(More Skiing and Rugby tomorrow afternoon)
A Sweet Joke on Gotham City
with Angela Rippon ; Weatherman,
with Jimmy Savile , OBE
Have you got an unusual or special wish? Jimmy will try to make it come true.
Sound PETER ROSE. Lighting JOHN dixon Designer KEN LEDSHAM
Studio director PHIL BISHOP Producer ROGER ordish
starring Tom Baker
A four-part story by Bob Baker and Dave Martin
To rescue Idas's father and find the astronauts' race bank, the Doctor must get into the Citadel. But the way is guarded by dragons.
Voice of K9:
Voice of the Oracle:
starring Burt Lancaster
Tony Curtis , Gina Lollobrigida
Tino Orsini , a young American acrobat, comes to the Cirque Bouglione with one ambition - to learn the difficult and dangerous aerial triple somersault from his father's old partner, Mike Ribble.
Directed by CAROL REED Films: page 8
Max, the dwarf:
Les Dawson and Lulu featuring
GLYNN EDWARDS , DAVID JASON and the DOUGIE SQUIRES DANCERS
Choreographer dougie SQUIRES
Musical director JOHNNY COLEMAN
Written by DAVID renwick , PETER ROBINSON LES DAWSON and EDDIE BRABEN
Costume designer LINDA MARTIN Lighting DICKIE HIGHAM Designer RAY CUSICK Director PHIL BISHOP
Producer JOHN ammonds
Paul Michael Glaser as Starsky David Soul as Hutch
with Angela Rippon ; Weather
Introduced by Jimmy Hill
Football action from two top First Division matches involving clubs challenging for the League Championship. Commentators
DAVID COLEMAN and JOHN MOTSON
Analysis by JIMMY HILL , views and opinions by the football men in the news. and the regular round-up of the day's soccer, including the League tables and the Score-Draw check.
Studio director JOHN rowlinson
Producers JOHN MCCONAGLE , MIKE MURPHY Series producer ALEC WEEKS
Editor JONATHAN MARTIN
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Join Michael Parkinson and his guests of the week for conversation, entertainment and the occasional surprise.
MUSIC HARRY STONEHAM
Director DAVID G. HILLIER Producer JOH FISHER