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Introduced by Frank Bough direct from the towpath at Putney

12.55* Football Preview

1.20; 1.50; 2.20* Racing from Kempton
1.30 Wills Embassy Stakes (Qualifier) (over 5 furlongs)
2.00 The Ladbroke 2,000 Guineas Trial Stakes (over 7 furlongs)
2.30 The Rosebery Stakes (Handicap) (over 1 mile and 1 furlong)

1.35* Fight of the Week
A leading contest from this week's world championship promotion at the Empire Pool, Wembley. Former British Heavyweight champion Joe Bugner, and unbeaten John Conteh, fighting as a heavyweight for the first time, were on the bill.

2.05; 2.35* Show Jumping from Hickstead: The Wills Embassy Stakes
The top names of show jumping compete in this afternoon's big event.

2.50* University Boat Race: Oxford (51 wins) v Cambridge (65 wins)
in the 118th race of the series.
BBC outside broadcast cameras follow the race from the start at Putney to the finish at Mortlake.
(Easter Holiday People: page 4)

3.50* Rugby League from Workington
Workington Town v Dewsbury

4.40* Final Score

Grandstand Timetable:
12.55 Football preview
1.20 Racing
1.35 Fight of the Week
1.50 Racing
2.05 Show jumping
2.20 Racing
2.35 Show jumping
2.50 The Boat Race
3.50 Rugby League
4.40 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration.

(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Presenter (Football Preview):
Sam Leitch
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Clive Graham
TV Presentation (Racing):
Dennis Monger
Boxer:
Joe Bugner
Boxer:
John Conteh
Commentator (Fight of the Week/University Boat Race):
Harry Carpenter
TV Presentation (Fight of the Week):
Bob Duncan
Commentator (Show Jumping):
Dorian Williams
TV Presentation (Show Jumping):
Fred Viner
Commentator (University Boat Race):
Desmond Hill
TV Presentation (University Boat Race):
John Vernon
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
TV Presentation (Rugby League):
Ray Lakeland
Grandstand presented for television by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

Regional Variations (2)

Disc a Dawn

BBC One Wales

Ken Dodd joins 300 children in rousing uninhibited singing of songs they want to sing - with The Middle of The Road
The Northern Dance Orchestra
Conducted by Bernard Herrmann
(from Manchester)

Contributors

Presenter:
Ken Dodd
Musicians:
The Middle of The Road
Musicians:
The Northern Dance Orchestra
Conductor:
Bernard Herrmann
Producer:
Nick Hunter
Director:
Hazel Lewthwaite

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who

Season 9

The Sea Devils

Episode 6

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

The Sea Devils come to the surface and attack the Naval base. The Doctor is forced to create a machine that will awaken the creatures across the entire world.

A special presentation of Cecil B. DeMille's Academy Award-winning epic spectacular version of the Bible story
Starring Victor Mature, Hedy Lamarr
with George Sanders, Angela Lansbury

Contributors

Producer/Director:
Cecil B. DeMille
Samson:
Victor Mature
Delilah:
Hedy Lamarr
Saran of Gaza:
George Sanders
Semadar:
Angela Lansbury
Ahtur:
Henry Wilcoxon
Miriam:
Olive Deering

Written by Mike Craig, Lawrie Kingsley, Ron McDonnell.
Starring Jimmy Tarbuck
with his special guest stars Cilla Black and Joan Sims

('I'm this cheeky chappie': pages 52-55)
(Colour)

Contributors

Writer:
Mike Craig
Writer:
Lawrie Kingsley
Writer:
Ron McDonnell
Comedian/Presenter:
Jimmy Tarbuck
Guest:
Joan Sims
Singer:
Cilla Black
Performer:
Clovissa Newcombe
Performer:
Marcia Ashton
Performer:
Julia Breck
Performer:
Jennifer Guy
Performer:
Jackie Leapman
Performer:
Andria Lawrence
Dancers:
The Norman Maen Dancers
Choreographer:
Norman Maen
Orchestra Director:
Ronnie Hazlehurst
Costumes:
Rupert Jarvis
Make-Up:
Pat Hughes
Lighting:
Peter Smee
Sound:
Len Shorey
Designer:
Don Taylor
Producer:
Freddie Carpenter
Producer:
James Moir

by Stephen Rich
Created by Harry W. Junkin
[Starring] Megs Jenkins as Janet, Michael Culver as Jerry, Peter Armitage as Chuck, Jane Wellow as Helen, Jenny Till as Frances
with John Arthur Baron as John Burnham, Madoline Thomas as Mrs. Haddon

Student John Burnham is just too conscientious and too hard-working. This is his tragedy.

Contributors

Writer:
Stephen Rich
Created by/Co-Producer/Script Editor:
Harry W. Junkin
Designer:
Cynthia Kljuco
Producer:
John Henderson
Director:
Ken Hannam
Janet:
Megs Jenkins
Jerry:
Michael Culver
Chuck:
Peter Armitage
Helen:
Jane Wellow
Frances:
Jenny Till
John Burnham:
John Arthur Baron
Mrs. Haddon:
Madoline Thomas
Dr. Campbell:
Hamish Roughead
Larry:
Adrian Wright
Judy:
Maev Alexander
Liz:
Maggie Walker
Father:
Patrick Durkin
Postman:
John Caesar
Mr. Shaw:
John Barrett
Mother:
Judy Nunn

Regional Variations (2)

Match of the Day: One of the intriguing championship fixtures in the First Division.
Match No 2 involves a top-of-the-table battle in another Division.

International Boxing
Muhammad Ali, former Heavyweight Champion of the World, meets fellow American Mac Foster, ranked No 5 in the world. From the Budokan Hall, Tokyo.

(Easter Holiday People: see page 4)

Contributors

Commentator (Football):
David Coleman
Commentator (Football):
Barry Davies
Boxer:
Muhammad Ali
Boxer:
Mac Foster
Commentator (Boxing):
Harry Carpenter
Football presentation:
Alec Weeks
Football presentation:
John McGonagle
Producer:
Jonathan Martin
Producer:
Bob Duncan
Editor:
Sam Leitch

Robin Ray presents a light-hearted look at the law and those most closely concerned with it. All that you hear and see will be the truth, the whole truth and (we hope and pray) nothing but the truth.

Contributors

Presenter:
Robin Ray
Producer:
John King
Judge:
John Smith
Counsel:
Ronald Russell
Witness:
Brian Gear

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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