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featuring this week:

Geoff Ray and Pat with mind-boggling tricks!

Susan Starr of the Circus: Part 4: Fingers Crossed
by Howard Kennett
with pictures by Michael Noble
and the voices of Jennifer Hill, Alan Devereux and Stanley Page

Plus the usual jokes and songs

Contributors

Magicians:
Geoff Ray and Pat
Writer (Susan Starr of the Circus):
Howard Kennett
Pictures (Susan Starr of the Circus):
Michael Noble
Voices (Susan Starr of the Circus):
Jennifer Hill
Voices (Susan Starr of the Circus):
Alan Devereux
Voices (Susan Starr of the Circus):
Stanley Page
Zokko! music:
Brian Fahey
Animation:
Ted Lewis
Producer:
Paul Ciani
Producer:
Molly Cox

Introduced by Frank Bough featuring International Athletics, Great Britain v East Germany-Britain's first indoor meeting with probably the strongest athletics team in Europe; Racing from Chepstow, including the Welsh Grand National; Show-Jumping, with five top riders competing in the Final of the Grandstand Trophy Competition in the indoor arena at Stoneleigh; and Rugby League Cup.

12.55* Football Preview
Sam Leitch previews today's quarter-final ties and introduces action and personalities in the news from among today's games.

1.15* Show Jumping: BBC Grandstand Trophy Final
Competing at Stoneleigh for the Grandstand Trophy: Caroline Bradley on Franco, Mallowry Spens on Meridian, Betty Jennaway on Pearly Glen, Michael Cresswell on Jacapo, Ted Williams on Relincho
In this novel competition each competitor has to ride all five horses involved in the final.

1.35; 2.5; 2.35; 3.5* Racing from Chepstow
1.45 Crick Hurdle Race (Div I) (2 miles)
2.15 Tote Investors Trophy Handicap Steeplechase (2 miles)
2.45 Welsh Grand National (Handicap Steeplechase) (3 miles 6 furlongs)
3.15 Whiteladies Handicap Hurdle Race (2 miles)

1.55; 2.25; 2.55; 3.25; 4.30; 4.45* Athletics: Great Britain v East Germany
From RAF Cosford
Ian Stewart, Ian McCafferty, Lynn Davies, Mike Bull, and Rosemary Stirling are among the British team who face their strongest-ever indoor competition in this country.
(Organised by the Midland Counties Amateur Athletics Association)

3 45* Rugby League Cup
One of today's top matches in the Second Round.

4.55* Results Service
Latest football scores, racing results, and news throughout the afternoon, and the Teleprinter Service is at 4.40*
Timings are subject to alteration

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Presenter (Football Preview):
Sam Leitch
Rider (Franco):
Caroline Bradley
Rider (Meridian):
Mallowry Spens
Rider (Pearly Glen):
Betty Jennaway
Rider (Jacapo):
Michael Cresswell
Rider (Relincho):
Ted Williams
Commentator (Show Jumping):
Dorian Williams
TV presentation (Show Jumping):
Barrie Edgar
Commentator (Racing):
Peter Bromley
Commentator (Racing):
Clive Graham
TV presentation (Racing):
Dennis Monger
Athlete:
Ian Stewart
Athlete:
Ian McCafferty
Athlete:
Lynn Davies
Athlete:
Mike Bull
Athlete:
Rosemary Stirling
Commentator (Athletics):
Ron Pickering
Commentator (Athletics):
Norris McWhirter
TV presentation (Athletics):
Bob Duncan
Commentator (Rugby League Cup):
Eddie Waring
TV presentation (Rugby League Cup):
Ray Lakeland
Grandstand presented for television by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who

Season 7

Doctor Who and the Silurians

Episode 4

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

Fearful of a war breaking out between the Silurians and mankind, the Doctor attempts to make peace between the races. But there are those on both sides unwilling to listen.

Debbie Reynolds starring as Debbie Thompson with the family she delights, mystifies, maddens

Guru-vy ...the fake fakir and a genuine confidence trick!

Contributors

Debbie Thompson:
Debbie Reynolds
Husband Jim:
Don Chastain
Sister Charlotte:
Patricia Smith
Brother-in-law Bob:
Tom Bosley
Nephew Bruce:
Bobby Riha

with Una Stubbs, Hank Marvin, Cheryl Kennedy
featuring The Settlers
and A Song for Europe starring Mary Hopkin
Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra
(Mary Hopkin is appearing in "Dick Whittington" at the London Palladium)

Contributors

Singer/Presenter:
Cliff Richard
Performer:
Una Stubbs
Guitarist/Performer:
Hank Marvin
Performer:
Cheryl Kennedy
Musicians:
The Settlers
Singer (A Song for Europe):
Mary Hopkin
Vocal backings:
The Breakaways
Choreography:
Nita Howard
Musicians:
Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra
Sound:
Hugh Barker
Lighting:
Peter Smee
Script:
Eric Davidson
Design:
David Drewery
Production:
Michael Hurll

Tonight's presentation in this season of feature films stars Alan Ladd, Don Murray, Dan O'Herlihy

Revenge is sweet - or so it seems to the embittered Mitch Barrett, an ex-Confederate officer whose wife dies in childbirth as a result of their inhospitable reception in Blue Springs, Arizona.

Contributors

Screenplay:
Aaron Spelling
Screenplay/Producer:
Sydney Boehm
Director:
James B. Clark
Mitch:
Alan Ladd
Dan:
Don Murray
Harry Ivers:
Dan O'Herlihy
Julie Reynolds:
Dolores Michaels
Stu Christian:
Barry Coe
Doc Seltzer:
Larry Gates

Starring Val Doonican
with special guests Nana Mouskouri, Andre Tahon and Company, Marian Davies

The Gillian Lynne Dancers
The Adam Singers
Directed by Cliff Adams

Contributors

Singer/Presenter/Special material:
Val Doonican
Singer:
Nana Mouskouri
Puppeteers:
Andre Tahon and Company
Singer:
Marian Davies
Dancers:
The Gillian Lynne Dancers
Singers:
The Adam Singers
Singers directed by:
Cliff Adams
Orchestra directed by/Orchestrations:
Ken Thorne
Orchestra leader:
Alec Firman
Special Material:
Ronnie Taylor
Choreography:
Gillian Lynne
Lighting:
Richard Higham
Sound:
Adrian Stocks
Design:
Brian Tregidden
Producer:
Terry Hughes

A Man Called Ironside criminal investigator extraordinary
A new series of the films starring Raymond Burr as Robert Ironside
with Don Galloway as Det Sgt Brown, Barbara Anderson as Officer Eve Whitfield and Don Mitchell as Mark Sanger
with guest stars John Dehner, Bill Bixby

Mike, a large and rather unfriendly dog, seems to be the only witness to a baffling murder - and Ironside is convinced that the animal can help to track down the killer.
(Colour)

Contributors

Robert Ironside:
Raymond Burr
Det-Sgt Brown:
Don Galloway
Officer Eve Whitfield:
Barbara Anderson
Mark Sanger:
Don Mitchell
[Actor]:
John Dehner
[Actor]:
Bill Bixby

featuring FA Cup Sixth Round
The last eight clubs battle for the rich semi-final places on the Cup road to Wembley Stadium.
David Coleman and Barry Davies go with outside broadcast units to two of today's Sixth Round ties.

Contributors

Commentator:
David Coleman
Commentator:
Barry Davies
Producer:
Alec Weeks
Producer:
John McGonagle
Producer:
Jonathan Martin
Editor:
Sam Leitch

Each week: 25,000 tons of newsprint; 50 hours of news bulletins
One man, Bernard Braden and his team John Pitman, Esther Rantzen, Sean O'Reilly take a look at some of the things that happened - and some of the things that didn't.
Musical memory of the week: Jill Day 'Mangos' (1957)
Children of the week: Harold Williamson
Song of the week: Jake Thackray

Contributors

Presenter:
Bernard Braden
Reporter:
John Pitman
Reporter:
Esther Rantzen
Reporter:
Sean O'Reilly
Interviewer:
Harold Williamson
Singer:
Jake Thackray
Design:
Don Giles
Director:
Tom Conway
Producer:
Adam Clapham
Editor:
Desmond Wilcox
Editor:
Bill Morton

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