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The 1972 Open Championship
from Muirfield Golf Club, East Lothian
This great championship course which has already been the stage for so many major golfing occasions, including 11 Open Championships, 7 Amateur Championships, a Walker Cup and a Curtis Cup, is in 1972 a wonderfully atmospheric setting. On the third day of the Open the great names of modern world golf contest one of the world's major titles in a location steeped in the historical beginnings of the game. Latest news and action at Muirfield is introduced by Harry Carpenter

The Third Test: England v Australia
Second day: coverage of the morning's play from Trent Bridge.
Introduced by Peter West

(Radio Times Olympic Summer of Sport available from newsagents: 25p)

Contributors

Presenter (Golf):
Harry Carpenter
Commentary Team (Golf):
Henry Longhurst
Commentary Team (Golf):
Peter Alliss
Commentary Team (Golf):
Mark McCormack
Commentary Team (Golf):
Peter Thomson
Director (Golf):
Alan Mouncer
Director (Golf):
John Shrewsbury
Executive Producer (Golf):
A.P. Wilkinson
Presenter (Cricket):
Peter West
Commentary Team (Cricket):
Richie Benaud
Commentary Team (Cricket):
Jim Laker
Television Presentation (Cricket):
David Kenning
Television Presentation (Cricket):
Bill Taylor

Who will be the Democrats' Vice-Presidential candidate? What sort of appeal will the Democratic challengers make?
Michael Charlton and Julian Pettifer report on the final stages of the Democratic Convention including the acceptance speeches of the Presidential and Vice-Presidential candidates.
(Presented in association with EBU and the US Networks)

Contributors

Reporter:
Michael Charlton
Reporter:
Julian Pettifer
Producer:
John Reynolds

Introduced by Frank Bough
featuring
Cricket: 3rd Test, Open Golf, Show Jumping

The Third Test: England v Australia
This afternoon's play direct from Trent Bridge

The 1972 Open Championship from Muirfield Golf Club
The world's leading players compete for record prize money of £50,000 in the third round of the 1972 Open.

Show Jumping from Hickstead: The Wills Parcours de Chasse
Today's speed competition makes full use of the banks and ditches unique to Hickstead.

(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Commentator (Show Jumping):
Dorian Williams
Television Presentation (Show Jumping):
Fred Viner
Grandstand Presented by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

A comedy series in three parts
starring Johnny Ball, Julie Stevens, Derek Griffiths

Tudor Comings and Goings ...in which, among other things, Good Queen Bess mends her favourite glove and the trio are put in the stocks with... fruitful results!

Contributors

Script:
Johnny Ball
Designer:
Christine Ruscoe
Producer:
Peter Ridsdale Scott
[Actor]:
Johnny Ball
[Actress]:
Julie Stevens
[Actor]:
Derek Griffiths

Regional Variations (2)

A film series starring James Drury as The Virginian

Outgunned in the domain of a robber-baron across the border, The Virginian resorts to guile to gain his ends but finds that cunning is not quite enough.

Contributors

The Virginian:
James Drury
Clay Grainger:
John McIntire
Ryker:
Clu Gulager
Winthrop:
Leslle Nielsen
Francoise:
Barbara Bouchet
Gloria:
Kipp Hamilton
Clete:
Willard Sage
The Gunman:
H.M. Wynant

Starring Mike Yarwood
with Adrienne Posta
and guest star Peter Noone
with Frank Abbott

Contributors

Script:
Eric Davidson
Musical Director:
Alan Braden
Designer:
Kenneth Sharp
Producer:
Colin Charman
Impressionist:
Mike Yarwood
[Actress]:
Adrienne Posta
Singer:
Peter Noone
[Actor]:
Frank Abbott

Introduced by Frank Bough

AAA Championships; ASA Championships: The Road to Munich

AAA Championships from Crystal Palace
featuring The 5,000 Metres Final
Commonwealth Games Champion Ian Stewart heads a very strong field in tonight's major athletics event, which will decide who represents Great Britain in next month's Olympic Games in Munich.
(Organised by the AAA with the Nationwide Building Society)

The Road to Munich: ASA Championships from Crystal Palace
Britain's Olympic prospects swimming tonight for national titles and a place in the Great Britain squad for Munich.
(Organised by the ASA with Optrex)

(Radio Times Olympic Summer of Sport available from newsagents: 25p)

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Bough
Commentator (AAA Championships):
David Coleman
Commentator (AAA Championships):
Ron Pickering
Commentator (AAA Championships):
Norris McWhirter
Television Presentation (AAA Championships):
Bob Duncan
Commentator (The Road to Munich:
ASA Championships): Alan Weeks
Commentator (The Road to Munich:
ASA Championships): Harry Walker
Television Presentation (The Road to Munich:
ASA Championships): Ray Lakeland
Grandstand presented by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Alan Hart

by Robert Holles
Rupert Davies as Baker looking in on a world of mystery and suspense
starring Sylvia Coleridge

The village children thought Mrs Bly a witch; their elders regarded her as an unbalanced eccentric. But some sensed there was a dark secret in her life...

(Colour)

Contributors

Writer:
Robert Holles
Lighting:
Eric Monk
Sound:
John Holmes
Script Editor:
Martin Hall
Designer:
David Myerscough Jones
Producer:
Derrick Sherwin
Director:
George Spenton-Foster
Baker:
Rupert Davies
Mrs Bly:
Sylvia Coleridge
Mrs Hamp:
Barbara Lott
Mrs Thrush:
Jane Sherwin
Arthur:
Denis Carey
Mrs Took:
Margery Withers
Pink:
Martin C. Thurley
Hell's Angel:
Graham Simpson
Girl friend:
Jackie Roman
Vicar:
Michael Lees
Cricket enthusiast:
Cyril Appleton
Motor enthusiast:
Brian Cant
Police Constable:
Alec Linstead
Young mother:
Jenny Nevinson
Small girl:
Tracey Wilkins
Small boy:
Tony Groves

starring Dave Allen
with Jacqueline Clarke, Ronnie Brody, Michael Sharvell-Martin, Peter Hawkins and Simon Barnes

(First shown on BBC2)
(Colour)

Contributors

Writer/Comedian:
Dave Allen
Writer:
Austin Steele
Writer:
Peter Vincent
Producer:
Peter Whitmore
[Actress]:
Jacqueline Clarke
[Actor]:
Ronnie Brody
[Actor]:
Michael Sharvell-Martin
[Actor]:
Peter Hawkins
[Actor]:
Simon Barnes

with Kenneth Allsop, Cliff Michelmore, Ludovic Kennedy and David Dimbleby
Four of the main presenters return for a personal 'look back' on seven years and 1,695 editions of this daily programme

Contributors

Presenter:
Kenneth Allsop
Presenter:
Cliff Michelmore
Presenter:
Ludovic Kennedy
Presenter:
David Dimbleby
Producer of the Day:
Michael Townson
Editor:
Gordon Watts

at Cap d'Antibes
Iain Johnstone talks to the novelist about his career, illustrated with scenes from the films of his books: The Guns of Navarone, Where Eagles Dare, and the movie written for Jackie Stewart The Way to Dusty Death.

(Another six MacLean films: page 10)

Contributors

Interviewer/Producer:
Iain Johnstone
Interviewee:
Alistair MacLean

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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