Producer MICHAEL FORD BBC Birmingham
8.3 Racing Bulletin
presents Star Sounds on record
Producer PAUL WALTERS
Producers ANGELA BOND and COLIN MARTIN
with Jim Rosenthal
1.30; 2.5; 2.25; 3.15; 4.5<;
On the opening day of a new. international season, exclusive live commentary by PETER WEST and JIM NEILLY from Twickenham on England's game with Ireland. Plus regular reports from Cardiff by ALUN WILLIAMS ; CHRIS REA on Wales against France.
1.30; 2.10; 2.55; 3.10;
3.45; 3.50; 4.42; 5.9: 5.45 League Football
Exclusive live second-half commentary on one of the day's top matches: scoreflashes from other leading games: news and results with classified scores at 5.0. And at 5.45, a latecomers' check.
1.30; 1.55; 4.50; 5.45
Commentary by PETER BROMLEY on the closing stages of the 1.30 £5.000 Embassy Handicap Hurdle (2m) and the feature race at 2.0 116,000 Embassy. Premier Chase Final (2½m) Results throughout the afternoon with a full classified check at 5.45.
1.30; 2.15; 5.30 Cricket
From Melbourne, ChristoPHER MARTIN-JENKINS looks ahead to tomorrow's opening match in the Benson and Hedges Cup finals: talks to the personalities who are likely to play major roles and assesses the England tour so far.
And at 5.6
Sports Report with classified scores at
5.6 and 5.45: Rugby Union and Rugby League round-ups plus Benson and Hedges international cricket.
1.35 Haydock Racing
1.55 Haydock Racing
2.0 Rugby Union/Football
2.25 Rugby Union commentary
3.0 Rugby Union commentary /Football
3.45 Football half-times/
3.5J Football commentary
4.42 First Football results
4.50 Racing/Rugby Union
5.0 Sports Report
5.25 Rugby Round-ups
5.45 Classified Racing and Football / Football highlights
Events may alter timings A Radio Sport and OB production
Colin Berry presents the first in an occasional series of international exchange programmes. Producer MEL HOUSE
Don Davis invites listeners by telephone to join in the national game of naming the tune.
Devised by DON DAVIS Producer RICHARD EDIS
with The Radio Big Band conducted by BARRY FORGIE with Lois Lane Introduced by Sheila Tracy
Producer ROBIN SEDGLEY
A second chance to hear stars of the Vienna Volksoper in Glamorous Nights Introduced by Sam Costa from the International Festival of Light Music 1979 at the Royal Festival Hall, London
Peter Minich , Kurt Hue mer
Rudolf Wasserlof AMBROSIAN SINGERS
BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader JOHN BRADBURY conducted by Walter Goldschmidt Script written by EDWARD NASH
Producer ROBERT BOWMAN (Presented by the BBC in association with the GLC)
Carl Sheppard presents the BBC RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by JOHNNY ARTHEY with Nick Curtis
Maureen Evans and the Johnny Pearson Trio Producer CHRIS VEZEY
with The Late Show including at 12.0 Midnight Newsroom; weather; motoring information
1.2 and 2.2 Cricket
First match in the final series of one-day internationals for the Benson and Hedges Cup at Melbourne. CHRISTOPHER MAR TIN-JENKINS reports.
with Bill Rennells
3.2, 4.2 and 5.2 Cricket