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The story of the accidental rise to fame of Christopher Stone and the gentle impact on broadcasting of the man who became the first DJ.
Presented by PETER CLAYTON Producer KEITH STEWART

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Stone
Presented By:
Peter Clayton
Producer:
Keith Stewart

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1 Cracking the gags
Charlie Chester , Ray Fell Mike Burton with KEN MACKINTOSH AND THE KING STREET BRASS and the MICHAEL JOHN SINGERS
Producer JOHN FAWCETT WILSON (Repeated: Sunday, 7.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Charlie Chester
Unknown:
Ray Fell
Unknown:
Mike Burton
Unknown:
Ken MacKintosh
Singers:
Michael John
Producer:
John Fawcett Wilson

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Introduced by Peter Jones
1.30. 2.10, 2.35, 3.5, 3.40, 5.0, 5.45* International Cricket
The Prudential Cup Final
Cricket's first-ever World Cup competition reaches its climax at Lord's after two weeks' intense rivalry between the eight competing teams. With some of the biggest names in the game brought together for this 60-over knock-out tournament, the final promises to produce a memorable match.
Commentary and reports by CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS
In the County Championship. reports on Lancashire v Derbyshire at Old Trafford and Sussex v Surrey at Hove.
1.30, 2.0. 2.35, 3.5. 3.40, 5.0* International Tennis
The world's best players have their last chance to find top form on grass before the start of Wimbledon on Monday.
The John Player Tournament: in this Commercial Union Grand Prix event at Nottingham, STAN SMITH , ARTHUR ASHE and jimmy CONNORS head a powerful overseas entry.
Commentary and reports by MAX ROBERTSON ' and FRED PERRY
Eastbourne International Tournament: Wimbledon champion CHRIS EVERT is favourite to win at Eastbourne, but there will be strong competition, including Britain's VIRGINIA WADE.
Commentary and reports by MAURICE EDELSTON. with expert analysis by CHRISTINE JANES. better known in the tennis world as christIne TRUMAN.
1.30. 2.25, 2.55, 3.30, 5.40* Racing from Ascot
Featuring a top-class entry of sprinters for the £ 5,000 FIDCh Decanter Stakes.
2.30 The Fern Hill Stakes
2.0 The Finch Decanter Stakes
3.35 The Churchill Stakes
Commentator PETER BROMLEY
Plus results of other meetings with a classified check at 5.40*
5.30*
Motor Sport
A preview of tomorrow's Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort by BARRIE GILL , with interviews and news of practice times.
News, too, of the US Open Golf Championship from RENTON LAIDLAW in Chicago. Timetable:
1.30 News and prospects, including cricket scoreboard
2.0 Tennis/Cricket; 2.25 Racing
2.35 Cricket/Tennis; 2.55 Racing
3.5 Cricket/Tennis; 3.30 Racing
3.40 Cricket/Tennis
5.0 Round-up: 5.30 Motor Sport
5.40 Classified Racing/Cricket Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Christopher Martin-Jenkins
Unknown:
Stan Smith
Unknown:
Arthur Ashe
Unknown:
Jimmy Connors
Unknown:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
Chris Evert
Unknown:
Maurice Edelston.
Unknown:
Christine Janes.
Unknown:
Christine Truman.
Commentator:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Barrie Gill

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Star Choice: Alfred Marks recalls favourite movie themes.
Going the Rounds: music from the new releases.
You Asked for It!: a selection of listeners' requests.
Introduced by David Bellan Written and compiled by LYN FAIRBURST

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Bellan

The third of five concerts live from the Royal Festival Hall, London, in the South Bank Pops series.
Highlights from two Sunday favourites Part 1
Your 100 Best Tunes
Introduced by Alan Keith Part 2
Melodies for You
Introduced bv David Jacobs Walter Midgley
Elizabeth Vaughan Michael Rlppon
Nicolas Kynaston Robert Docker
THE WIMBLEDON GIRL SINGERS conducted by RONALD BINGE BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader ARTHUR LEAVINS conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE
In the interval Robin Boyle talks to some of the artists in tonight's concert about their favourite music.
Producers PETER CHISWELL and ROBERT BOWMAN
(Presented by the BBC in association with the GLC)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Alan Keith
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Unknown:
Walter Midgley
Unknown:
Elizabeth Vaughan
Unknown:
Michael Rlppon
Unknown:
Nicolas Kynaston
Unknown:
Robert Docker
Conducted By:
Ronald Binge
Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Talks:
Robin Boyle
Producers:
Peter Chiswell
Producers:
Robert Bowman

The top pop of the month from Austria. Great Britain. Hungary Ireland. Monte Carlo, Poland
Portugal, Switzerland West Germany. Yugoslavia Introduced from London by Katie Boyle
Organised by W German Radio

Contributors

Unknown:
Katie Boyle

BBC Radio 2

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