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: Newsreel

(Composite edition)
(to 12.00)

: Racing

(Under National Hunt rules)
The television cameras pay a second visit to Hurst Park race-course to see some of the events during this afternoon's sport.

3.0 The Triumph Stakes (Two miles 100 yards)

3.30 The Grand National Trial Handicap Steeplechase (Three miles 180 yards)

Clive Graham is beside the camera overlooking the paddock and the unsaddling enclosure.
(to 15.45)


Commentator: Peter Dimmock
Assisted by: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator: Michael O'Hehir
Assisted by: Roger Mortimer
Paddock commentator: Clive Graham

: Rooftop Rendezvous

Twentieth visit to Television's own Nightspot.
Al Burnett introduces: Leo Fuld, The Yale Brothers, The Two Codolbans, Les Dounos, Anita D'Ray, Tom Probert, Horace Percival, June Elliott, Audrey Wayne, Muriel Young, The Rooftop Lovelies, Eric Robinson and the Rendezvous Orchestra.


Presenter: Al Burnett
Singer: Leo Fuld
Vocalists: The Yale Brothers
Musicians: The Two Codolbans
Dancers: Les Dounos
Performer: Anita D'Ray
Performer: Tom Probert
Performer: Horace Percival
Performer: June Elliott
Performer: Audrey Wayne
Performer: Muriel Young
Dancers: The Rooftop Lovelies
Musicians: Eric Robinson and the Rendezvous Orchestra
Dances arranged by: Leslie Roberts
Devised and produced by: Richard Afton

: Table Tennis

Finals of the National Open Table Tennis Championships from the Empire Pool, Wembley.

: Newsreel

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.30)

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