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Today's Timetable
12.55 Football preview
1.5 Golf
1.50 Racing
2.5 Motor Racing
2.20 Athletics
2.50 Racing
3.5 Athletics
3.20 Racing
3.35 Motor Racing
3.50 Golf
4.15 Athletics
4.30 Golf
4.40 Teleprinter
4.45 Golf
4.55 Results Service
Classified football results, Racing results, Rugby Union and Rugby League results
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From 12.45
Grandstand
Introduced by Frank Bough

International Golf from Sunningdale
Dunlop Masters Tournament
The last day's play In this major British tournament which offers the final chance to qualify for the Alcan Tournament. Golfer of the Year. with its first prize of £19,000

Athletics
from Alexandra Park, Portsmouth Great Britain v. The Rest Pre-Olympic Meeting The last opportunity to see Great Britain's selected Olympic team compete before leaving for Mexico.

Racing from Newbury
2.0 Harwell Maiden Stakes over 5 furlongs
3.0 'Coral' Newbury Autumn Cup over 2 miles worth £5,000 to the winner
3.30 Peter Hastings Stakes ovei 1 mile and a quarter

Motor Racing from Crystal Palace
Including the Holts Trophy Race for Special Grand Touring Cars over 1600 c.c.
Organtsed and promoted for the Greater London Council by the B.A.R.C.

Latest scores and results throughout the afternoon and at 4.55 Results Service

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Commentator (Golf):
Harry Carpenter
Commentator (Golf):
Henry Longhurst
Commentator (Golf):
Bill Cox
Commentator (Golf):
Mark McCormack
Television Presentation (Golf):
Alan Mouncer
Television Presentation (Golf):
A.P. Wilkinson
Commentator (Athletics):
David Coleman
Commentator (Athletics):
Ron Pickering
Television Presentation (Athletics):
Peter Bala
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Julian Wilson
Television Presentation (Racing):
Dennis Monger
Commentator (Motor Racing):
Murray Walker
Television Presentation (Motor Racing):
Brian Johnson
Presented by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

Dr. Who starts today a new adventure in space and time
Starring Patrick Troughton as Dr. Who
with Emrys Jones
and Frazer Hines, Wendy Padbury

The Tardis is in the path of molten lava and reluctantly the Doctor moves it, not only out of time and space, but also out of reality. The Doctor's explanation that they are 'nowhere' doesn't satisfy Zoe, but he warns her that on no account should she make any attempt to leave the ship.
Then Jamie sees on the scanner a picture of his Highland home. Zoe cannot see it. What she does see though is her home.
The Tardis crew have stumbled into a world where fiction appears as reality, where things exist only when men believe in them.
It is a world peopled with a race of monsters, the White Robots, with monsters from legend - the unicorn, the Minotaur, and the snakehaired Medusa. And with characters from fiction too, Gulliver, Rapunzel, D'Artagnan, Sir Lancelot, Cyrano de Bergerac (right, played by David Cannon)...

Contributors

Writer [uncredited]:
Derrick Sherwin
Title Music:
Ron Grainer and the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Script Editor:
Derrick Sherwin
Designer:
Evan Hercules
Producer:
Peter Bryant
Director:
David Maloney
Dr. Who:
Patrick Troughton
The Master:
Emrys Jones
Jamie:
Frazer Hines
Zoe:
Wendy Padbury
Robots:
John Atterbury
Robots:
Ralph Carrigan
Robots:
Bill Wiesener
Robots:
Terry Wright

A comedy film series with never a dull moment.
Starring Lucille Ball as the irrepressible Lucy Carmichael, Gale Gordon as Mr. Mooney
and special guest, Vivian Vance

Lucy and Viv reminisce... over the hilarious five years of The Lucy Show, and take a look at what they consider to be six of the funniest scenes from the whole series.

Contributors

Lucy Carmichael:
Lucille Ball
Mr. Mooney:
Gale Gordon
Viv:
Vivian Vance

Written by Gerald Kelsey
A series created by Ted Willis
Starring Jack Warner

One person loved Pete. Another wanted to love him. A third disliked him. Who was right? Ex-Station Sergeant Cooper, late of Dock Green 'nick,' finds himself involved in this dilemma in which a birthday gift, a pickaxe handle, and a photograph all feature prominently.

Contributors

Writer:
Gerald Kelsey
Series created by:
Ted Willis
Design:
Antony Thorpe
Director:
Vere Lorrimer
Production:
Ronald Marsh
George Dixon:
Jack Warner
Gray:
Arnold Peters
Lawson:
John Comer
Sid:
Alex Leppard
Pete:
Christopher Mitchell
Harry:
Robert Hamilton
Bill:
Barry Halliday
Mrs. Cooper:
Katherine Parr
Sally Cooper:
Sally James
Bob Cooper:
Duncan Lamont
Security Guard:
Eric McCaine
Security Guard:
James Appleby
Security Guard:
Stuart Monro
Sgt. Wills:
Nicholas Donnelly
W.P.C. Reed:
Jenny Logan
Det.-Sgt. Andy Crawford:
Peter Byrne
Mrs. Lawson:
Joy Hope
Doctor:
Michael Sheard
Sister:
Gillian Barge
P.C. Swain:
Robert Arnold
Det.-Con. Pearson:
Joe Dunlop

Starring The Mitchell Minstrels
with John Boulter, Dai Francis, Tony Mercer.
Also starring Margaret Savage, The Television Toppers, Delia Wicks, Don Cleaver, Penny Jewkes, Les Rawlings, Sheila Bernette, Ken Morris, David Toguri.

(Leslie Crowther is appearing in "Let Sleeping Wives Lie" at the Garrick Theatre, London; The Black and White Minstrel Show is appearing at the Victoria Palace, London, and at the Futurist Theatre, Scarborough)

The opening sequence of the show this week has a distinctly Japanese flavour. Then the many charms of the Toppers will be very much on display in a Bathing Beauty routine. In their weekly spot the Minstrels, conducted as ever by George Mitchell, will sing the beautiful Gilbert Becaud song "What now, my love." They then demonstrate their ornithological interests in a series of songs about our feathered friends, and the finale presents a good old Dixie medley.

Contributors

Singers/Dancers:
The Mitchell Minstrels
Singer:
John Boulter
Singer:
Dai Francis
Singer:
Tony Mercer
Compere:
Leslie Crowther
Singer:
Margaret Savage
Dancers:
The Television Toppers
Dancer:
Delia Wicks
Singer:
Don Cleaver
Singer/Dancer:
Penny Jewkes
Singer:
Les Rawlings
Comedienne:
Sheila Bernette
Singer:
Ken Morris
Dancer:
David Toguri
Dance Director:
Roy Gunson
Vocal Arranger/Conductor:
George Mitchell
Orchestrations:
Alan Bristow
Orchestra Leader:
Freddie Clayton
Conductor:
Eric Robinson
Settings:
Martin Collins
Devised by/Producer:
George Inns

Written by Marty Feldman and Barry Took
Starring Marty Feldman
co-starring John Junkin, Tim Brooke-Taylor
with Roland MacLeod, Mary Miller, Peter Pocock
Guest star, Sonia Dresdel
Special Guest stars,The George Mitchell Choir

The distinguished actress Sonia Dresdel is Marty's guest this evening. She has recently been seen as the Duchess of Chevreuse in BBC-tv's "The Man in the Iron
Mask." Tonight she will be playing the dominating Victorian mother of a thirty-five-year-old 'Bubbles'-type Marty.

Contributors

Writer:
Marty Feldman
Writer:
Barry Took
Additional material:
John Cleese
Additional material:
Graham Chapman
Additional material:
Terry Jones
Additional material:
Michael Palin
Additional material:
Donald Webster
Additional material:
Philip Jenkinson
Designer:
Roger Murray-Leach
Producer:
Dennis Main Wilson
Comedian:
Marty Feldman
[Actor]:
John Junkin
[Actor]:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
[Actor]:
Roland MacLeod
[Actress]:
Mary Miller
[Actor]:
Peter Pocock
[Actress]:
Sonia Dresdel
Singers:
The George Mitchell Choir

BBC television cameras are at the Royal Albert Hall, London, for a live transmission of part of the final concert in the 74th season of Henry Wood Promenade Concerts.

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Led by Hugh Maguire
Conductor, Colin Davis
Sybil Michelow, contralto

Introduced by Richard Baker.

This occasion is steeped in tradition, which is very jealously guarded by the enthusiastic Promenaders. But this year sees two 'firsts'. Although Colin Davis stepped in for Sir Malcolm Sargent last year, this is his first official 'Last Night.' And South African - born contralto Sybil Michelow makes her 'Last Night' debut as the soloist in 'Rule, Britannia.'

Contributors

Musicians:
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra leader:
Hugh Maguire
Conductor:
Colin Davis
Contralto:
Sybil Michelow
Presenter:
Richard Baker
Director:
Brian Large

Feature films with suspense, danger, excitement.
Starring Steve Cochran, Lizabeth Scott and Jon Whiteley
with George Cole, Herbert Marshall, Nicole Maurey

When a small boy finds a revolver on a London bombsite he unknowingly uncovers evidence of a crime committed years earlier. Believing he himself has killed another boy, he becomes a fugitive both from the police and the real criminal.

Contributors

Screenplay:
Fred Freiburger
Producer:
Frank Bevis
Director:
Val Guest
Mark Andrews:
Steve Cochran
Elsa Jenner:
Lizabeth Scott
Joshua Henry:
George Cole
Inspector Mackenzie:
Herbert Marshall
Vivienne:
Nicole Maurey
Erik:
Jon Whiteley
Colonel:
Stanley Maxted
Jamison:
Laurence Naismith

The recorded highlights of a League soccer match brought to you each Saturday.
Kenneth Wolstenholme reports, with outside broadcast cameras, from a Football League ground.
Today's match will be announced at the end of Grandstand

Contributors

Commentator:
Kenneth Wolstenholme
Television Presentation:
Alec Weeks

BBC One London

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

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