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: Bruce Wyndham

with The Early Show Producer JACK DABBS
8.3 Racing Bulletin

Contributors

Producer: Jack Dabbs

: * as Radio 1

: Charlie Chester

Your Smiling Saturday Show Producer MICHAEL FORD

Contributors

Producer: Michael Ford

: The Fred Astaire Story

(FRED ASTAIRE)
David Niven continues a 13-part tribute to one of the greatest entertainers of the century. 8: Change Partners including the voices of: Fred Astaire. Ralph Bellamy
Pandro S. Berman. George Burns Johnny Mercer. Hermes Pan H. C. Potter, Randolph Scott Written by BENNY GREEN
Producer JOHN BILLINGHAM
THE FRED ASTAIRE STORY: a RADIO TIMES SPECIAL on sale at newsagents: price 50p

Contributors

Unknown: David Niven
Unknown: Fred Astaire.
Unknown: Ralph Bellamy
Unknown: Pandro S. Berman.
Unknown: George Burns
Unknown: Johnny Mercer.
Written By: Benny Green
Producer: John Billingham

: Tony Brandon with the Family Brandon

1500m only (aLso 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Elizabeth Counsell as his wife Mark Hadfield and Ruth Dooner as his children and MIKE REID , PAUL WILLIAMSON ANITA JOANNOU Written by MIKE CRAIG , LAWRIE KINSLEY and RON MCDONNELL
Producer'JAMES CASEY
(Repeated: Sunday 7.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Elizabeth Counsell
Unknown: Mark Hadfield
Unknown: Ruth Dooner
Unknown: Mike Reid
Unknown: Paul Williamson
Written By: Mike Craig
Written By: Lawrie Kinsley
Written By: Ron McDonnell

: Sport on 2

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Introduced by PETER JONES with ALAN PARRY at Wembley
1.30, 2.35, 4.15, 5.25 Rugby League Cup Final
Warrington v Widnes
The highlight of the Rugby League season from Wembley. Commentary by KEITH MACKLIN and DON MOSEY with expert analysis by KEITH FIELDING of Salford and Great Britain.
1.35, 2.10, 2.35, 5.15
International Tennis Spain: The Davis Cup
In the first round Britain met Austria. Victory means a trip to Spain in the second round. France: The Federation Cup
Semi-finals in the unofficial world championship for women. More than 20 countries, including Britain, are competing. America: The WCT Finals
Eight of the world's top players have qualified for this tournament in Dallas which carries prize money totalling £40,000.
1.45, 2.0, 2.25, 5.45
Racing from Lingfield A chance to assess some of the Epsom Derby contenders in the Ladbroke Derby Trial Stakes.
2.0 Cosmopolitan Cup Handicap dim)
2.30 Ladbroke Derby Trial Stakes (1½m)
Commentator PETER BROMLEY
Plus results from other meetings; a classified check at 5.45*
1.45, 2.35, 4.45, 5.50
Cup-tie Cricket
The Benson and Hedges Cup, wilh live reports from: Kent v Sussex at Canterbury; Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff and Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire at Chesterfield.
Reporters BRIAN JOHNSTON
ALUN WILLIAMS , MIKE STEVENSON Other scores and highlights CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS .
2.35, 4.25
Football
To celebrate the 800th anniversary of the City of Glasgow. Celtic and Rangers meet at Hampden Park. BRYON BUTLER reports from Limassol on England's preparations for tomorrow's European Championship match against Cyprus.
5.30
Motor Sport
The Monaco Grand Prix. the fifth round of the 1975 World Championship, BARRIE GILL reports from Monte Carlo. News of the W German motor cycling Grand Prix from CHRIS CARTER.
News of the England Rugby Union team in Australia after the first match of their tour against Western Australia in Perth and a report on the day's play in the Golf Illustrated Gold Vase at Walton Heath.
Timetable
1.30 News/prospects including cricket scoreboard: 2.0 Racing
2.10 Tennis; 2.25 Racing
2.35 Cricket/Tennis/Rugby
4.25 Football: 4.45 Cricket
5.0 Round-up; 5.25 Rugby
5.30 Motor Sport
5.45 Classified racing/cricket Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production

Contributors

Introduced By: Peter Jones
Unknown: Alan Parry
Commentary By: Keith MacKlin
Commentary By: Don Mosey
Unknown: Keith Fielding
Commentator: Peter Bromley
Reporters: Brian Johnston
Unknown: Alun Williams
Unknown: Mike Stevenson
Unknown: Christopher Martin-Jenkins
Unknown: Bryon Butler
Unknown: Barrie Gill
Unknown: Chris Carter.
Unknown: Walton Heath.

: Star Sound

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Say it with Music!: A birthday salute to Irving Berlin, who will be 87 tomorrow starring
Fred Astaire , Eddie Cantor Bing Crosby , Dan Dailey
Deanna Durbin. Alice Faye Judy Garland , Betty Hutton Danny Kaye , Howard Keel
Ethel Merman , Marilyn Monroe Donald O'Connor , Dick Powell and Johnnie Ray
Introduced by David Bellan Written and compiled by LYN FAIRHURST
Omnibus: Sun 9.40 pm BBC1

Contributors

Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Eddie Cantor
Unknown: Bing Crosby
Unknown: Dan Dailey
Unknown: Deanna Durbin.
Unknown: Alice Faye
Unknown: Judy Garland
Unknown: Betty Hutton
Unknown: Danny Kaye
Unknown: Howard Keel
Unknown: Ethel Merman
Unknown: Marilyn Monroe
Unknown: Donald O'Connor
Unknown: Dick Powell
Introduced By: David Bellan

: Hello Cheeky

1500m only (also 202m Scottand) VHF joins Radio 1
7.30 Cricket Scoreboard

: An Evening in Vienna

From the Opera House, Jersey, as part of the International Festival of Song and Dance. Introduced by Robin Boyle
Valerie Masterson (soprano) BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conducted by Vilem Tausky
Music by Lehar, Millocker, Schubert, and the Strauss family. Producer ANTHONY PHILPOTT
(Presented by the BBC in association with the States of Jersey. Valerie Masterson broadcasts by permission of the ENO Co)
Valerie Masterson is also in Your 100 BestTunes fromjersey tomorrow at 9.2 pm on Radio 2

Contributors

Introduced By: Robin Boyle
Soprano: Valerie Masterson
Conducted By: Vilem Tausky
Producer: Anthony Philpott
Unknown: Valerie Masterson
Unknown: Valerie Masterson

: Europe 75

Presenting news, views and music from the Continent. Introduced by David Gell Producer JOHN MELOY

Contributors

Introduced By: David Gell
Producer: John Meloy

: Alan Dell

with Music Through Midnight Producers BILL BEBB
BARBARA PAGE, MEL HOUSE including at 11.2 Sports Desk and at 12.0
Midnight Newsroom; weather

: News Summary

: * Closedown









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