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Introduced by RODNEY BURKE
1.15; 2.15; 3.45; 4.50; 5.45
Hampshire v. Warwickshire
Commentary by REX ALSTON
From Bournemouth
Sussex v. Somerset
Commentary by JOHN ARLOTT
From Hove
Middlesex v. Surrey
Commentary by BRIAN JOHNSTON
From Lord's
1.55 Talking Point with RON ROBERTS
1.40; 3.10; 4.40; 5.25
The British Timken Show
The B.S.J. A. Olympic Trial
The Pontin Trophy
Commentary and reports by RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD
From Duston. Northampton
1.45 KEN SYKORA gives news about the weekend's events
1.50 Down the Card with Peter BROMLEY
2.55 The Raymond Gold Cup
A handicap race for three-year-olda and upwards run over a mile and a quarter
3.25 The Lyons Maid Stakes
For three-year-olds and upwards run over a mile and a quarter
Commentary on both races by PETER BROMLEY with a summary by ROGER MORTIMER From Sandown Park
5.20 A Review of the day's highlights by PETER BROMLEY
2.5; 3.20; 4.35; 5.30
The National Championships Reports by ALUN Williams
From the Derby Baths. Blackpool
2.10; 3.40; 5.15
London Fire Brigade Meeting including
A.A.A. Relay Championships
From the White City Stadium, London


Introduced By: Rodney Burke
Commentary By: Rex Alston
Commentary By: John Arlott
Commentary By: Brian Johnston
Unknown: Ron Roberts
Unknown: Peter Bromley
Unknown: Peter Bromley
Unknown: Roger Mortimer
Unknown: Peter Bromley
Unknown: Harold Abrahams

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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