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Introduced by Frank Bough

International Athletics: The European Championships
David Coleman, Ron Pickering and Norris McWhirter report from the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki on this afternoon's events on the fourth day of Europe's most important athletics occasion, including:
Ladies' 200 metres, Final
Men's Pole Vault, Final
Men's 110 metres hurdles, heats
Ladies Javelin, Final
TV presentation by the Finnish Television Service
(Cover story pages 45-48)

Show Jumping from the All-England Jumping Course, Hickstead
featuring
The European Junior Individual Championship
One of the premier world titles for riders aged 18 and under.

Racing from Newbury
2.30 The Sparsholt Stakes (over 6 furlongs)
3.0 The Russley Stakes Handicap (over 1 mile)
3.30 The Hungerford Stakes (over 7 furlongs and 60 yards)

Grandstand Timetable
2.5 Show Jumping from Hickstead
2.20 Racing from Newbury
2.35 Athletics: 2.50 Racing
3.5 Show Jumping; 3.20 Racing
3.35 Show Jumping; 4.0 Athletics

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Commentator (International Athletics):
David Coleman
Commentator (International Athletics):
Ron Pickering
Commentator (International Athletics):
Norris McWhirter
Commentator (Show Jumping):
Dorian Williams
TV Presentation (Show Jumping):
Alan Mouncer
Commentator (Racing):
Julian Wilson
Commentator (Racing):
Clive Graham
TV Presentation (Racing):
Dennis Monger
Grandstand presented for television by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

A zany selection of puzzles, quizzes and entertainment featuring The Scaffold with Annabel Scase and Petticoat and Vine, Nigel Barron and his Toy Theatre with reader David Scase
And two representative teams from BBC Radio Sheffield and BBC Radio Stoke-on-Trent
(from Manchester)

Contributors

Entertainers:
The Scaffold
Performer:
Annabel Scase
Musicians:
Petticoat and Vine
Performer:
Nigel Barron and his Toy Theatre
Reader:
David Scase
Script:
Brian Finch
Designer:
Peter Mavius
Director:
Paul Bernard
Producer:
Stan Parkinson

International Athletics: The European Championships

David Coleman, Ron Pickering and Norris McWhirter report direct from Helsinki on tonight's events, including:

Men's 200 metres, Final
Ladies 100 metres hurdles, Final
Men's 400 metres, Final
Men's Shot-put, Final
Men's Pole vault, Final
Men's 1,500 metres, heats
Ladies 1,500 metres, heats

Show Jumping from Hickstead: The W.D. and H.O. Wills Derby Trial
The final qualifying event for Sunday's £2,000 Jumping Derby, over some of Hickstead's most spectacular fences.

Contributors

Commentator (International Athletics):
David Coleman
Commentator (International Athletics):
Ron Pickering
Commentator (International Athletics):
Norris McWhirter
Commentator (Show Jumping):
Raymond Brooks-Ward
Television Presentation (Show Jumping):
Alan Mouncer

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC One West

The latest national and international news, with repoerts from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland following the introduction of internment.

Jeux sans Frontieres
The third international heat in which teams from the following seven countries compete for the Eurovision Trophy
Great Britain: Tewkesbury
Belgium: Watermaal-Boitsfort
France: Le Mans
Germany: Rheinbach
Holland: Alphen du Rhin
Italy: L'Aquila
Switzerland: Biasca
Transmitted on the Eurovision network from Rotterdam, Holland
Introduced by Barend Barendse and Dick Passchier
International referees Genaro Olivieri, Guido Pancaldi
Programme presented by the Dutch Television Service
(Book: see page 11)

Contributors

Presenter:
Barend Barendse
Presenter:
Dick Passchier
International Referee:
Genaro Olivieri
International Referee:
Guido Pancaldi
BBC Production Team - Commentator:
David Vine
BBC Production Team - Commentator:
Eddie Waring
BBC Production Team - Referee:
Arthur Ellis
BBC Production Team - Producer:
Barney Colehan

Regional Variations (2)

Talking to Margaret Hinxman and members of the National Film Theatre about his career as a screen actor.
"I've always been good in bad pictures. I would just once like to be great in a great picture..."
and introducing scenes from:
The Singer not the Song (1960)
Song Without End (1960)
"I went out to do the film because I wanted to see Hollywood: but there was never any intention that I would play 85 minutes of piano music as I cannot even play ping-pong..."
Victim (1961)
"It destroyed my career as a pop star completely and utterly..."
I Could Go On Singing (1963)
"I know now that I am a screen actor. I love the camera and it loves me. But the amount of concentration you have to use to feed that camera is so enormous that you're absolutely ragged at the end of a day after doing something very simple, like a look...."
Accident (1967)
(The star who became an actor: page 9)

Contributors

Interviewee:
Dirk Bogarde
Interviewer:
Margaret Hinxman
Producer:
Tony Staveacre

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