Weather permitting, viewers see the Royal Procession driving up the course to the Royal Enclosure.
2.30 The Jersey Stakes
A race for three-year-olds, over the Royal Hunt Cup course of seven furlongs and 155 yards.
For the very young
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Julia Williams sings the songs
Peter Hawkins speaks the voices
Maria Bird writes the songs and music
(A BBC Television film)
A further visit to see the following principal events:
3.45 The Royal Hunt Cup
A handicap race for three-year-olds and upwards, over the Royal Hunt Cup course of seven furlongs and 155 yards.
4.20 The Coronation Stakes
A race for three-year-old fillies, over the Old Mile.
Clive Graham and Harry Middleton identify the horses and jockeys.
Commentator (The Royal Hunt Cup):
Race-reader (The Royal Hunt Cup):
Commentator (The Coronation Stakes):
For younger children
Meet the Penguins: 1: Boffles and the Wedding Cake
by Josephine Smith Wright.
The Owl and the Pussy-Cat
A programme of words and music.
Introduced by Keith Pyott.
Gordon Gets Going
[Starring] Bruce Gordon
Writer (Meet the Penguins):
Drawings (Meet the Penguins):
Animations (Meet the Penguins):
Presenter (The Owl and the Pussy-Cat):
[Actor] (Gordon Gets Going):
A visit to Nelson's Flagship in H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth.
Viewers are invited to join Frank Gillard and Peter Scott on a tour of the ship.
See 'Television Diary' on page 15
[Starring] Desmond Walter-Ellis
with Richard Caldicot, Cameron Hall, Anthony Shaw.
Music arranged and played by:
Introduced by Jeanne Heal.
I'd like you to meet...: Dame Laura Knight, R.A.
Cabbage White and Camberwell Beauty
L. Hugh Newman brings moths and butterflies from his well-known butterfly farm.
Round the Town
Jeanne Heal reports on her tour of London's Coronation season exhibitions, including the British Museum bi-centenary exhibition.
Mood and Music
Arthur Dulay (piano) brings back memories of the silent films.
Presenter/reporter (Round the Town):
Speaker (I'd like you to meet...):
Dame Laura Knight,
Item presenter (Cabbage White and Camberwell Beauty):
Pianist (Mood and Music):
Stephen Williams (at the piano) discusses Puccini's opera, which will be presented in tomorrow evening's programmes.
A film account of the artistic and scientific research which proved that certain newly-discovered 'Vermeers' were, in fact, forgeries.
A BBC telerecording of highlights of today's racing.