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A regular feature serving gardeners in Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and England.
An outside broadcast from the Gardening Club Garden Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Percy Thrower with Arthur Billitt, Worcestershire and Bill MacConnachie, Elgin, Morayshire.
Tomatoes: fruit grown by ring culture, in the greenhouse bed, and by the straw bale method
Chrysanthemums: successes and failures with early flowering varieties
from the Midlands


Percy Thrower
Arthur Billitt
Bill MacConnachie
Paul Morby

See panel below
Today's Timetable
1.10 Professional Boxing
1.35 Cricket
2.5 Racing
2.20 Cricket
2.35 Racing
2.50 Cricket
3.5 Racing
3.20 Rugby League
4.25 Cricket
4.50 Results Service
These timings may be altered by events.

From 1.0 Grandstand
Introduced by Frank Bough.
and featuring Cricket ... Racing ... Rugby League ... Boxing

Cricket from Lord's: The Gillette Cup Final: Kent v. Somerset

Racing from Chester
2.15 Linenhall Stakes over 6 furlongs
2.45 Belgrave Stakes over 1½ miles
3.15 Tote Investors' Trophy over 7 furlongs 118 yards

Rugby League from Bradford: Bradford v. Dewsbury

Professional Boxing: Harry Scott v. Larry Brown and Jackie Turpin v. Peter Richards
Filmed highlights of the promotion at the Civic Hall, Wolverhampton.

At 4.50 Results Service: Classified football results; Racing results; Rugby League results


Frank Bough
Commentator (Cricket):
Peter West
Commentator (Cricket):
John Arlott
Commentator (Cricket):
Richie Benaud
Commentator (Cricket):
Denis Compton
Television Presentation (Cricket):
Philip Lewis
Television Presentation (Cricket):
John McGonagle
Commentator (Racing):
Julian Wilson
Commentator (Racing):
Clive Graham
Television Presentation (Racing):
Ray Lakeland
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
Television Presentation (Rugby League):
Nick Hunter
Commentator (Boxing):
Simon Smith
Television Presentation:
Richard Tilling
Bryan Cowgill

A new disc - a Hit or a Miss?
This week's panel: Beatrice Lillie, Georgie Fame, Viviane Ventura, Keith Skues
In the chair, David Jacobs


Beatrice Lillie
Georgie Fame
Viviane Ventura
Keith Skues
David Jacobs
Programme devised by:
Peter Potter
David O'Clee

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who

Season 5

The Tomb of the Cybermen

Episode 1

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

The Doctor meets Professor Parry and his archaeologists on the planet Telos. The expedition is there to unearth the remains of Cybermen who died out long ago. Or did they..?

A new comedy film series featuring the hilarious adventures of a happy-go-lucky scriptwriter.
Starring Dick Van Dyke
with Mary Tyler Moore, Morey Amsterdam, Rose Marie, Larry Mathews

I Do Not Choose to Run stand and fight!
(Part 2: next Saturday)


Rob Petrie:
Dick Van Dyke
Laura Petrie:
Mary Tyler Moore
Buddy Sorrell:
Morey Amsterdam
Sally Rogers:
Rose Marie
Ritchie Petrie:
Larry Mathews

A new comedy film series featuring a friendly family of well-known weirdies.

Starring Fred Gwynne as Herman Munster, Yvonne de Carlo as Lily Munster and Al Lewis as Grandpa
with Pat Priest, Butch Patrick

John Doe Munster ...will forget his own name next!


Herman Munster:
Fred Gwynne
Lily Munster:
Yvonne de Carlo
Al Lewis
Marilyn Munster:
Pat Priest
Eddie Munster:
Butch Patrick

With Paulette Goddard and Pedro Armendariz
with Gilbert Roland


Emilio Fernandez
Maria Dolores:
Paulette Goddard
General Reyes:
Pedro Armendariz
Father Sierra:
Gilbert Roland
Dr. Robert Stanley:
Walter Reed
Don Carlos Penafiel:
Julio Villareal

A new film series of courtroom dramas starring E.G. Marshall and Robert Reed

Lawrence Preston is called in to help an old friend whose career is threatened by political intrigue.


Paul Bogart
Lawrence Preston:
E.G. Marshall
Kenneth Preston:
Robert Reed
Governor Defoe:
Dan O'Herlihy
Carol Defoe:
Alexis Smith
George Quincy:
Edmond Ryan
Harold Slater:
Gene Raymond

A top League Soccer match brought to you each Saturday.
Kenneth Wolstenholme reports with outside broadcast cameras from a well-known Football League ground.


Kenneth Wolstenholme
Television presentation:
Alec Weeks

Next week the Trade Union Movement in Britain, with nearly nine million members, sets out on its 100th year. Where do the Unions stand in public life? How do they see their future? The Rt. Hon. George Woodcock, C.B.E. General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress talks to Kenneth Harris on the eve of the 99th T.U.C. in Brighton.


The Rt. Hon. George Woodcock
Kenneth Harris
Stanley Hyland

BBC One London

About BBC One

BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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