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Narrated bv Michael Flanders Chapter 3: The Man of his Time Taking part:
Dolores Gray. Bob Monkhouse Sydney Lipton. Elizabeth Seal and Henry Hall with many recording artists from the world of showbusiness Written by GAVIN BLAKENEY Producer JOHN BROWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Dolores Gray.
Unknown:
Bob Monkhouse
Unknown:
Sydney Lipton.
Unknown:
Henry Hall
Written By:
Gavin Blakeney
Producer:
John Browell

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1 With SUZANNE KERCHISS
APRIL WALKER and NORMA RONALD in Never on a Sunday featuringand
Written by RICHARD MATHEWS and JOBN DAVIS Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
(Repeated: Sunday 7.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Suzanne Kerchiss
Unknown:
April Walker
Unknown:
Norma Ronald
Written By:
Richard Mathews
Unknown:
Jobn Davis
Producer:
Edward Taylor
Ken:
Peter Cleall
Bill:
Derek Seaton
Mrs Platt:
Patricia Hayes
Vicar:
Gordon Clyde

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Introduced by Peter Jones
2.0; 3.0; 5.25*
International Rugby featuring Scotland v Wales
Could this be the match that decides this season's Championship? You can hear commentary from Murrayfield by PETER WEST and ALUN WILLIAMS , with expert analysis by CHRIS REA. Plus up-to-the-minute news from Dublin, where Ireland must beat France to keep alive their hopes of retaining the Championship. Commentators: GEORGE HAMILTON , IAN ROBERTSON
1.45; 2.25; 3.40; 5.0*
Football League Special
Exclusive live commentary on one of the top matches of the day, scores and results as they come in, with classified checks at 5.0 and 5.45*
Plus news from Wembley of the League Cup Final between Aston Villa and Norwich.
1.30; 5.30*
Motor Racing
The South African Grand Prix Round three in this year's World Championship, exclusive live commentary on the closing stages direct from the Kyalami circuit, near Johannesburg by arrangement with SABC. Together with reports and interviews by BARRY GILL .
2.25: 5.30*
Cricket: Second Test
New Zealand v England: HENRY BLOFELD reports from Christchurch on the second day.
2.10; 2.40*
Racing: Haydock Park Commentary on two of the main events by PETER BROMLEY .
2.15 Greenall Whitley Handicap 'Chase.
2.45 Victor Ludorum Hurdle
Plus results from the other meetings: classified check, 5.40*
2.25; 5.35*
International Boxing European Heavyweight Championship
DESMOND LYNAM sets the scene for tonight's fight in Bologna, where Joe Bugner defends his European Championship against the Italian, Dante Cane.
4.42*
Sports Report
The football results as they come in. with classified checks at 5.0 and 5.45, special coverage of the League Cup Final at Wembley, an international edition of Rugby Round-up from Dublin and Edinburgh at 5.25*, motor racing from South Africa, cricket from New Zealand, boxing from Italy, other headline stories, the personalities, comment on the issues of the moment, and the classified racing results at 5.40*.
Timetable
1.30 Motor Racing
1.45 News/Prospects
2.10 Racing
2.25 Cricket/Boxing/Football
2.40 Racing: 2.55 Football
3.0 Rugby/Football score-flashes
3.40 Latest Racing/Football
3.55 Football/Rugby
4.42 Sports Report
5.0 Classified Football Results
5.25 Rugby Round-up
5.40 Classified Racing/Football Events may alter timings.
A Radio Sports Unit production.

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Peter West
Unknown:
Alun Williams
Commentators:
George Hamilton
Commentators:
Ian Robertson
Unknown:
Barry Gill
Unknown:
Henry Blofeld
Unknown:
Peter Bromley

1500m only talso 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
THE BAND OF THE ROYAL ARTILLERY, MOUNTED conductor CAPTAIN T. KENNY Director of Music Introduced by James Alexander Gordon Producer ALLAN GILES

Contributors

Conductor:
Captain T. Kenny
Introduced By:
James Alexander Gordon
Producer:
Allan Giles

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
David Gell invites you to a fiesta of Latin-American music, featuring this week PETE WINSLOW AND
THE KING SIZE LATIN
Producer PETER CHISWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
David Gell
Unknown:
Pete Winslow
Producer:
Peter Chiswell

A South Bank Pops Concert presented by the BBC in association with the GLC live from the Royal Festival Hall on St David's Day.
Introduced by Barry Sinclair featuring June Bronhill, April Cantelo, Heather Begg, John Brecknock, Joan Savage with AMBROSIAN OPERA CHORUS director JOHN MCCARTHY BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader ARTHUR LEAVINS conducted by OWAIN ARWEL HUGHES
Programme includes highlights from Glamorous Night, Careless Rapture, Gay's the Word, Crest of the Wave, Perchance to Dream, Arc de Triomphe and special new selections from King's Rhapsody and The Dancing Years.
(LYNN MAURY)
During the interval, BARRY SINCLAIR talks to some of Ivor Novello 's leading ladies. Script by FRANK SALTER Producer BARRY KNIGHT
(Heather Begg broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden; John Brecknock by permission of the English National Opera)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Barry Sinclair
Unknown:
Cantelo Heather Begg
Unknown:
John Brecknock
Unknown:
Joan Savage
Director:
John McCarthy
Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Conducted By:
Owain Arwel Hughes
Talks:
Barry Sinclair
Unknown:
Ivor Novello
Script By:
Frank Salter
Producer:
Barry Knight
Unknown:
Heather Begg
Unknown:
John Brecknock

with Music Through Midnight Producers BILL BEBB
BARBARA PAGE, MEL BOUSE and at 12.0
Midnight Newsroom; weather
12.5 Cricket: Second Test
New Zealand v England: report on the third day by HENRY BLOFELD

Contributors

Unknown:
Mel Bouse
Unknown:
Henry Blofeld

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