Public Service announcements.
-1.0 to 5.15-
Introduced by David Coleman
Show Jumping from 1.10: British Olympic Team v. The Rest
One of the events to be televised from the British Timken Show at Duston, Northants.
Boxing in America at 1.40: Johnny Persol (New York) v. Henry Hank (Detroit)
A 10-round light-heavyweight bout held in Madison Square Garden, New York
(A recording of the Gillette 'Fight of the Week')
Athletics from the White City Stadium at 2.30 app.
Organised by the London Fire Brigade Athletic Association and featuring The A.A.A. Relay Championships and Special Invitation Events for Olympic Athletes
Racing from Newcastle
3.0 Northern Goldsmiths Handicap (over 1 mile)
3.30 Sandgate Plate (over 6 furlongs)
4.0 Cowgate Nursery Handicap (over 7 furlongs)
Sports news service throughout the afternoon
At 4.50 Results service including: Racing summaries Classified Football Results Rugby Union and Rugby League Results
While it is hoped to keep to the above timings, they may be changed by events
At 6.30 on BBC-2 Match of the Day
(Details of next week's Grandstand are shown on page 59)
Regional Variations (2)
Dr. Who: The Tyrant of France
Susan is now very ill and in desperate need of medical help. The royalist, Leon, arranges for Barbara to take Susan to a physician, but the physician betrays them.
A new disc - a Hit or a Miss?
Comment and opinions on the latest pop releases.
This week's panel: Susan Baker, Millicent Martin, Stanley Unwin, Jimmy Savile
In the chair, David Jacobs
A film series.
Starring Dan O'Herlihy as Dr. Sardius McPheeters and Kurt Russell as his son Jaimie in tales of adventure along the California gold rush trail of '49.
In order to escape from rough buffalo skinners a beautiful girl takes refuge in the wagon train and almost causes a rift between Jaimie and his father.
Created by A. J. Cronin
Starring Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen
with Bill Simpson as Dr. Finlay
Guest star, Patrick Troughton
(First transmission on January 12)
From the Palace Theatre Club, Offerton, Stockport.
Donald Peers introduces Stan Stennett, Lita Roza, Johnny Hackett, Donna London, Sonny Farrar, Jackie Farn, Kevin Kent, Peter Marsh, Malcolm Riddell.
(Stan Stennett is in The Black and White Minstrel Show at the Winter Gardens, Morecambe)
A film series starring Raymond Burr as the famous lawyer-investigator created by Erle Stanley Gardner
with Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman
A frightened young boy holds the key to a baffling case of embezzlement and murder.
by Troy Kennedy Martin and John McGrath
with Victor Henry, Richard Moore, Nerys Hughes
(See page 6)
from the Edinburgh International Festival.
Presented by Scottish Command
The Junior Leaders Regiment, Royal Artillery
Massed Pipes and Drums
1st Battalion The Royal Highland Fusiliers, 1st Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), 1st Battalion The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) 1st Battalion
The Queen's Own Highlanders, 1st Battalion The Gordon Highlanders
Royal Air Force Police Dogs
Obedience tests and jumping by eighteen Police dogs from the Dog Training Squadron, R.A.F. Police Depot, R.A.F. Debden, Saffron Walden, Essex.
Royal Regiment of Artillery
Drums and Trumpets and a Gymnastic Display by the Junior Leaders Regiment, Royal Artillery.
Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst
A Battle Assault Course Race by teams of Officer Cadets.
Pipes and Drums and Bombardes of the Band of the French Naval Air Station from Lann-Bihoue, Brittany.
The Isles of Barbados
Marching, Calypso, and Steel by the Barbados Police Force Band.
An exhibition of Scottish and Highland Dancing by the British Columbia Highland Lassies directed by Mary Isdale from Vancouver, B.C.
The Royal Scots Greys (2nd Dragoons), 1st Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), 1st Battalion, The Queen's Own Highlanders, The Royal Air Force Regiment, The Barbados Police Band
Sunset, The Last Post, Scotland the Brave
An Outside Broadcast from the Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle.
See page 7