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Introduced by Frank Bough

12.50* Football Preview
On the last full day of the Football League programme, Sam Leitch spotlights the promotion and relegation struggles, with the latest news, action, and personalities.

1.10; 1.55* Fight of the Week
Two outstanding contests from this week's leading promotions

Danny McAlinden (Coventry) v Carl Gizzi (Wales)
Highlights of this heavyweight contest, billed as an eliminator for the British heavyweight title, at the Cresta Stadium, Birmingham

Bunny Sterling (British and Commonwealth Middleweight Champion) v Fate Davis (USA)
Highlights of this big fight at the Royal Albert Hall

1.35; 2.5; 2.35* Racing from Uttoxeter
1.45 Ashbourne Handicap Chase (over 21 miles)
2.15 Davidson Cup Handicap Hurdle (over 21 miles)
2.45 The Midlands Grand National (over 41 miles)

2.25; 2.55; 4.30* International Swimming from Crystal Palace for the Coca Cola Trophy
featuring world record holders from 16 nations, including the United States, Australia, Canada, Russia, East and West Germany. East Germany's double Olympic champion, Roland Matthes, and Australia's triple Commonwealth Games winner, Karen Moras, head this assembly of the world's top swimming talent.

3.45* Rugby League
The second half of today's quarter-final of the Rugby League championship play-off

4.50* Results Service

Grandstand Timetable:
12.50 Football preview; 1.10 Boxing
1.35 Racing; 1.55 Boxing
2.5 Racing: 2.25 Swimming
2.35 Racing: 2.55 Swimming
3.45 Rugby League; 4.30 Swimming
4.40 Teleprinter; 4.50 Results Service
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events


Frank Bough
Presenter (Football Preview):
Sam Leitch
Boxer (Fight of the Week):
Danny McAlinden
Boxer (Fight of the Week):
Carl Gizzi
Boxer (Fight of the Week):
Bunny Sterling
Boxer (Fight of the Week):
Fate Davis
Commentator (Fight of the Week):
Harry Carpenter
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Julian Wilson
TV Presentation (Racing):
Barrie Edgar
Roland Matthes
Karen Moras
Commentator (International Swimming):
Alan Weeks
Commentator (International Swimming):
Harry Walker
TV Presentation (International Swimming):
Fred Viner
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
TV Presentation (Rugby League):
Ray Lakeland
Grandstand presented for television by:
Brian Venner
Alan Hart

Regional Variations (2)

Adventure, comedy and cartoon in a film series from Hollywood's greatest storytellers.

A wrestling bear, a bewildered dog, and a pair of inquisitive monkeys are just four of the animals a young widow has to contend with when she opens a pet shop in California.

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who

Season 8

Colony in Space

Episode 4

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

The Master arrives, posing as an adjudicator from Earth who has come to settle the dispute between the colonists and the miners. However, he has an agenda of his own.

Starring Diane Varsi, Don Murray
with Chill Wills, Dennis Hopper

Tod Lohman is a peace-loving young westerner but when he accidentally kills a man in a brawl he finds himself pursued by the dead man's father and a posse of ranch hands.
Don Murray is the straight and simple cowboy hero who would like to be able to dispose of his enemies other than by killing.
(This Week's Films: page 11)


Henry Hathaway
Tod Lohman:
Don Murray
Juanita Bradley:
Diane Varsi
Amos Bradley:
Chill Wills
Tom Boyd:
Dennis Hopper
Hunter Boyd:
R.G. Armstrong
Jake Leffertfinger:
Jay C. Flippen
Mrs Bradley:
null Margo
Hal Carmody:
John Larch
Otis Boyd:
Ken Scott
Rodolfo Acosta
Salvador Baquez
Harry Carey Jr

Regional Variations (2)

The Two Ronnies

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC One West

Comedy sketch programme with Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett. A man feels out of place at a fancy dress party and a wedding is marred by mishaps. Show more

A Man Called Ironside, criminal investigator extraordinary
A film series starring Raymond Burr as Robert Ironside, Don Galloway as Det-Sgt Brown, Barbara Anderson as Officer Eve Whitfield, Don Mitchell as Mark Sanger,
with guest stars William Shatner, Mitch Vogel, Nancy Malone

While Marty Jessup is serving a jail sentence his wife is murdered by an intruder and his young son Jerry is left in a state of deep shock. In the face of bitter hostility from both father and son Ironside tries to track down the killer before Jessup can carry out his own plan for revenge.



Robert Ironside:
Raymond Burr
Det-Sgt Brown:
Don Galloway
Officer Eve Whitfield:
Barbara Anderson
Mark Sanger:
Don Mitchell
William Shatner
Mitch Vogel
Nancy Malone

Regional Variations (2)


BBC One Scotland

Match of the Day features two-match action from the final Saturday of the Football League season.

Match No 1 features a First Division North-South clash.
Match No 2 spotlights two top-of-the-table teams.

News, views, analysis... David Coleman introduces the key issues from the Saturday scene.


David Coleman
Commentator (Match No 1):
Kenneth Wolstenholme
TV Presentation (Match No 1)/Producer:
Alec Weeks
Commentator (Match No 2):
Barry Davies
TV Presentation (Match No 2):
John McGonagle
Presented by:
Jonathan Martin
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: Iris Williams
Children Talking: Harold Williamson
Hilary Pritchard and Chris Munds


Bernard Braden
John Pitman
Esther Rantzen
Ronald Fletcher
Iris Williams
Interviewer (Children Talking):
Harold Williamson
Hilary Pritchard
Chris Munds
Simon Wadleigh
Adam Clapham
Desmond Wilcox
Bill Morton

BBC One London

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