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A Service of Thanksgiving in honour of the 80th Birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
The official tribute to the Queen Mother, whose warmth and spirit and untiring devotion to duty have found a very special place in the heart of the Nation. HM Queen Elizabeth
The Queen Mother
HM The Queen
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh HRH The Prince of Wales
HRH The Prince Andrew
HRH The Prince Edward HRH The Princess Anne
HRH The Princess Margaret and other members of the Royal Family ride in State through London to St Paul 's Cathedral for a Service of Thanksgiving attended by her Family and Household and a congregation of 3,000. After the Service, the Queen Mother returns in procession to Buckingham Palace.
Commentator TOM FLEMING
10.45 HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother leaves Clarence House by car for Buckingham Palace.
10.50 Buckingham Palace
Princess Anne and Captain MarK Phillips , Princess Margaret, Viscount Linley, Lady Sarah Arm -strong-Jones and other members of the Royal Family leave Buckingham Palace in the first Carnage Procession attended by a CAPTAIN'S s ESCORT OF HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY.
11.1 The Queen and Prince Philip,
Prince Andrew and Prince Edward leave in the second Carriage Procession attended by a SOVEREIGN'S s ESCORT OF HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY.
11.8 The Carriage Procession of The Queen Mother, accompanied by Prince Charles, leaves Buckingham Palace for St Paul 's attended by a SOVEREIGN'S ESCORT OF HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY.
11.21 St Paul 's Cathedral
The Queen and Prince Philip arrive at the foot of the West Steps and are received by The Lord Mayor of London.
11.28 The Queen Mother's Carriage Procession arrives at St Paul's.
1130 As HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother enters the West Door to be received by THE DEAN AND CHAPTER, THE BISHOP OF LONDON, and THE ARCHBISHOP OF
CANTERBURY, a Fanfare is sounded by the STATE TRUMPETERS OF THE HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY.
The Queen's Procession moves up the Centre Aisle and The Queen, The Queen Mother, and Prince Philip take their seats under the Dome.
A Service of Thanksgiving
(For Order of Service see Radio 4. p 45)
12.15 pm* The Queen's Procession departs the Dome for the West Door.
12.25* The Queen Mother's .Carriage Procession leaves St Paul 's for Buckingham Palace.
12.30* The Queen's Carriage Procession leaves St Paul 's.
12.45* The Queen Mother arrives at Buckingham Palace.
12.50* The Queen returns to Buckingham Palace.
12.55* Midday News; Weatherman
1.10* The Queen Mother, The Queen and Prince Philip, joined by other members of the Royal Family, appear on the balcony at Buckingham Palace.
Technical co-ordinators JOHN WIGGINS ALAN ROBERTS , ROY CARPENTER Lighting JOHN WILSON Sound CHRIS HOLCOMBE
Directors PETER MASSEY , DOUGLAS HESPE Producer MICHAEL LUMLEY
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v West Indies from Old Trafford Final day
PETER WEST introduces live coverage of this afternoon's play. Commentators
RICHIE BENAUD , JIM LAKER TED DEXTER , MIKE SMITH
NICK HUNTER and BILL TAYLOR
A programme for children under 5
An animated series of science-fiction adventure stories. Big Robot Gold Grab
An army of robots has robbed the Intergalactic Federation gold reserve vaults. G-Force is sent to investigate. They find Zoltar is the evil culprit and again have to outwit him.
Michael Aspel introduces your requests from recent BBC television programmes.
With him in the studio this week: actress Lalla Ward , who plays Romana in the Dr Who series.
Director DAVID F. TURNBULL Producer PHILIP CHILVERS
Taking it Like a Champ
Based on the characters created by ALEX GRAHAM
Voices LIONEL JEFFRIES
VICTOR SPINETTI , ANN BEACH
with Kenneth Kendall Weather JIM BACON
Television's most popular current affairs magazine, presented each weekday evening by FRANK BOUGH , SUE
COOK HUGH SCULLY , JOHN STAPLETON and BOB WELLINGS with contributions from BBC studios throughout the country. so from far and near the programme's team of reporters, LUKE CASEY, BERNARD CLARK , VERA GILBERT , SALLY HARDCASTLE , JOHN HITCHINS , JAMES HOGG , BILL KERR ELLIOTT , LAURIE MAYER , TONY WILKINSON CECILY and NICHOLAS WOOLLEY brings you films and features that reflect the way life is Nationwide.
An edited version of today's official tribute to HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
„ including the State Drive from Buckingham Palace to St Paul 's Cathedral for a Service of Thanksgiving.
Commentator TOM FLEMING
ANTONIA CHARLTON. MICHAEL KERB Producer MICHAEL LUMLEY
The story of an almost impossible dream that came true for Robin Lee Graham, a 16-year-old Californian boy who became the Youngest person to sail round the world alone. The journey took five years to complete. It meant batting the elements, loneliness, depression and hazardous seas. But
Robin won his battle against incredible odds and during his Odyssey found adventure, freedom and love.
Screenplay by PETER BEAGLE and ADAH KENNEDY
Based on the book Dove by ROBIN LEE GRAHAM with DEREK GILL Produced by GREGORY PECK
Directed by CHARLES JARROTT Films: page 15
(First showing on British television)
Cruise ship captain:
Darwin harbour master:
South African customs official:
Fred C Pearson:
Licence bureau clerk:
with Peter Woods ; Weatherman
To the Limit and Beyond
The house lights dim, the band strikes ' Hearts of Oak' and two spotlights suddenly pierce downwards on to the sailors marching, arms interlocked, faces tensely set, into the arena. It is one of the highlights of the London season: The Royal Navy's field gun competition at the Royal Tournament
-currently celebrating its centenary.
On a fast night the race is over in 2 minutes 35 seconds. It is so fast that spectators cannot hope to comprehend the brilliance of the most violent time-and-motion action in the world. Nor could they imagine the year of discipline and blood and amputations that goes into the forging of a field-gunner. Written and narrated by Ian Wooldridge producer MICHAEL BEGG
(Highlights from this year's Royal Tournament on Friday evening)
The Royal International
W Horse Show
The night of the 'big wall*
-the most controversial and compelling of equestrian competitions which features the high jump specialists, slowly circling the arena before launching themselves towards the formidable final fence. Last year, the wall rose to 7 feet 1 inch, before HUGO SIMON with Sorry were declared the winners. Introduced by DAVID VINE Commentators DORIAN WILLIAMS
RAYMOND BROOKS- WARD , HUGH THOMAS
International Athletics from Oslo
With just a week to go before the Olympic Games, 25 British athletes, including STEVE OVETT , compete in the last major meeting in Europe before travelling to Moscow. Strong teams from West Germany and the USA provide the main opposition. Commentators
RON PICKERING and STUART STOREY
Show Jumping FRED VINER
Athletics NORWEGIAN TELEVISION SERVICE