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featuring International Rugby Union England v Scotland
Introduced by Frank Bough direct from Twickenham

12.50* Football Preview
Sam Leitch introduces action, personalities, and the latest news of today's matches.

1.10; 2.25* Boxing: The Heavyweight Championship of Great Britain, Europe and the Empire: Henry Cooper (The champion) v Joe Bugner (The challenger)
Highlights of the week's big boxing occasion at Wembley; plus other outstanding contests from the same bill, on which Tom Imrie, the 1970 Commonwealth Games champion, made his professional debut.

1.35* Show Jumping from Stoneleigh: The Final of the Midland Bank Indoor Show-Jumping Championship of Great Britain
More than 100 competitors have contested each of the rounds leading up to this final. Now the field has been reduced to 12 leading show jumpers, competing on their horses of the future.

2.50* International Rugby Union: The Calcutta Cup: England v Scotland
BBC outside broadcast cameras bring you the whole of today's International Championship match at Twickenham.
with summaries by Cliff Morgan
(Also in Rugby Special, 7.45 pm BBC2. Has Rugby Union a future?: page 53)

4.50* Results Service
including classified football, rugby and racing results.

Grandstand Timetable:
12.50 Football preview
1.10 Boxing: Cooper v Bugner
1.35 Show Jumping
2.10 Rugby Union preview
2.25 Boxing
2.50 Rugby Union: England v Scotland
4.40 Teleprinter
4.50 Results Service
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events.

(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Presenter (Football Preview):
Sam Leitch
Boxer:
Henry Cooper
Boxer:
Joe Bugner
Commentator (Boxing):
Harry Carpenter
TV presentation (Boxing):
Bob Duncan
Commentator (Show Jumping):
Dorian Williams
TV presentation (Show Jumping):
Alan Mouncer
Commentator (International Rugby Union):
Bill McLaren
Summaries (International Rugby Union):
Cliff Morgan
TV presentation (International Rugby Union):
Alan Mouncer
Grandstand presented for television by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who

Season 8

The Claws of Axos

Episode 2

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

The Master is in league with the Axons who intend to consume Earth. The Doctor subjects Axonite to tests and discovers the terrible truth.

Regional Variations (2)

Mary Tyler Moore goes to town in her new comedy series as a bachelor girl with marriage in mind.

Rhoda resents her presence because of her presents.

Contributors

Producer:
Allan Burns
Producer:
Jim Brooks
Mary Richards:
Mary Tyler Moore
Mrs Morgenstern:
Nancy Walker
Rhoda Morgenstern:
Valerie Harper
Lou Grant:
Edward Asner
Murray Slaughter:
Gavin MacLeod
Ted Baxter:
Ted Knight
Phyllis:
Cloris Leachman

Starring Cliff Richard
with Una Stubbs and Hank Marvin
featuring this week Marvin, Welch, and Farrar, Olivia Newton-John
Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra

Contributors

Singer/Presenter:
Cliff Richard
Performer:
Una Stubbs
Guitarist/Performer:
Hank Marvin
Musicians:
Marvin, Welch, and Farrar
Singer:
Olivia Newton-John
Script:
Eric Davidson
Vocal backings:
The Breakaways
Musicians:
Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra
Design:
Ian Rawnsley
Director:
Brian Whitehouse
Producer:
Michael Hurll

Starring Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea

One of the first of the new-style Westerns which takes a realistic - but also nostalgic - look at life in the Old West.
Randolph Scott and Joel McCrea play two ex-lawmen who team up as guards to accompany a gold shipment from a remote mining camp to a small town bank.

Contributors

Director:
Sam Peckinpah
Gil Westrum:
Randolph Scott
Steve Judd:
Joel McCrea
Elsa Knudsen:
Mariette Hartley
Heck Longtree:
Ronald Starr
Judge Tolliver:
Edgar Buchanan
Joshua Knudsen:
R.G. Armstrong
Elder Hammond:
John Anderson
Sylvus Hammond:
L.Q. Jones
Henry Hammond:
Warren Oates
Billy Hammond:
James Drury
Jimmy Hammond:
John Davis Chandler
Kate:
Jenie Jackson
Saloon girl:
Carmen Phillips

Written by Gerald Wiley, Dick Vosburgh, Eric Idle, John Cleese and Graham Chapman
starring Ronnie Barker
with special guest stars Ronnie Corbett, John Cleese, New World
also starring Billy Dainty, Jerold Wells
and guest artist Noel Dyson

The Pamela Devis Dancers, The Fred Tomlinson Singers

In a couple of weeks, a couple of Ronnies in a new series starring Ronnies Corbett and Barker starts on Saturday.
But today and next Saturday they each have their own shows - making guest appearances in the other's.
Tonight Ronnie 'Old Moore' Barker opens his almanac and finds out something new about the months of the year - May (West) for instance.

(Colour)

Contributors

Writer:
Gerald Wiley
Writer:
Dick Vosburgh
Writer:
Eric Idle
Writer:
John Cleese
Writer:
Graham Chapman
Music:
Ronnie Hazlehurst
Special staging:
Pamela Devis
Sound:
Adrian Stocks
Lighting:
John Summers
Designer:
Keith Cheetham
Executive Producer:
James Gilbert
Producer:
Terry Hughes
Comedian:
Ronnie Barker
Comedian:
Ronnie Corbett
Comedian:
John Cleese
Comedian:
Billy Dainty
[Actor]:
Jerold Wells
[Actor]:
John Gower
[Actor]:
Len Lowe
[Actress]:
Jan Rossini
[Actor]:
Olive Mercer
Guest artist:
Noel Dyson
Dancers:
The Pamela Devis Dancers
Singers:
The Fred Tomlinson Singers

by Arnold Bennett
Dramatised in four parts by Michael Voysey
Starring Roy Dotrice

Gracie Savott has left the Imperial Palace. Her father, Sir Henry Savott, has put forward his merger proposition to Evelyn for his consideration. Violet Powler is about to join the staff as a floor housekeeper.

(first shown on BBC2)
(Colour)

Contributors

Author:
Arnold Bennett
Dramatist:
Michael Voysey
Script Editor:
Lennox Phillips
Designer:
Michael Young
Producer:
David Conroy
Director:
Paddy Russell
Monsieur Adolphe:
Patrick Westwood
Evelyn Orcham:
Roy Dotrice
Miss Venables:
Cynthia Etherington
Page:
Rufus Frampton
Miss Cass:
Christine Pollon
Mrs O'Riordon:
Betty Cooper
Emile Cousin:
Peter Copley
Violet Powler:
Anna Cropper
Beatrice Noakes:
Patsy Rowlands
Sir Henry Savott:
Cyril Luckham
Miss MacLaren:
Hilda Braid
Dennis Dover:
A.J. Brown
Valet:
Hugh Lund
Waiter:
Leslie Weekes
Miss Prentiss:
Beryl Cooke
Monsieur Ceria:
Georges Lambert

Regional Variations (2)

Sportsreel

BBC One Scotland

featuring two-match action focusing on the Second Division's promotion tussle, the most competitive area in League soccer right now, and a First Division battle from one of the oldest and most respected clubs in the Football League.

News, views, analysis from Saturday's busy football programme introduced by David Coleman

(Colour)

Contributors

Commentator/Presenter:
David Coleman
Commentator:
Kenneth Wolstenholme
Outside broadcasts Director/Producer:
Alec Weeks
Outside broadcasts Director:
John McGonagle
Presented by:
Jonathan Martin
Editor:
Sam Leitch

Bernard Braden takes a sideways look at the week and a cautionary look at the people who take us for a ride: with John Pitman, Esther Rantzen and Ronald Fletcher
Song of the week: Alex Glasgow
Children Talking: Harold Williamson
Hilary Pritchard and Chris Munds

Contributors

Presenter:
Bernard Braden
Reporter:
John Pitman
Reporter:
Esther Rantzen
Reporter:
Ronald Fletcher
Singer:
Alex Glasgow
Interviewer (Children Talking):
Harold Williamson
Performer:
Hilary Pritchard
Performer:
Chris Munds
Director:
Simon Wadleigh
Producer:
Adam Clapham
Editor:
Desmond Wilcox
Editor:
Bill Morton

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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