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1500m only (also 202111 Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Tony Brandon with Elizabeth Counsell, Ruth Dooner and Mark Hadfield
PAUL WILLIAMSON, ANITA JOANNOU, MARLENE SIDAWAY and TONY MELODY as Jack
Written by MIKE CRAIG , LAWRIE KINSLEY and RON MCDONNELL
Producer JAMES CASEY
BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Sunday 7.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Tonv Brandon
Unknown:
Elizabeth Counsell
Unknown:
Ruth Dooner
Unknown:
Mark Hadfield
Unknown:
Paul Williamson
Unknown:
Anita Joannou.
Unknown:
Marlene Sidaway
Unknown:
Tony Melody
Unknown:
Jack Written
Unknown:
Mike Craig
Unknown:
Lawrie Kinsley
Unknown:
Ron McDonnell
Producer:
James Casey

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Introduced by Desmond Lynam with star guests and the best of today's sporting action, including:
1.30; 2.0; 2.25; 3.0; 4. 50; 5.30 The Grand National
Sport on 2 brings you the unique atmosphere of Aintree, on the day of the world's greatest steeplechase, the Grand National. JUDITH CHALMERS talks to personalities, commentary on the race by PETER BROMLEY , MICHAEL SETH-SMITH , MICHAEL O'HEHIR and DEREK THOMPSON. In all. Sport on 2 will be bringing you commentary on three races:
2.0 Sun Ratings' Chase (2m)
2.30Templegate Hurdle (2m 5f)
3.15 News of the World Grand National (4 1/2m)
Plus results from the day's other meetings throughout the afternoon.
1.30; 2.20; 2.40; 3.35; 5.0 FA Cup Special
Derbv County v Manchester United
Crystal Palace v Southampton Commentary on the second half of one of these games, and frequent reports on the other. Plus news of the day's League programme and the Scottish Cup semi-final.
1.50; 2.55; 3.35; 4.50; 5.25
Knock-Out Cup Rugby featuring the semi-finals of the John Player Cup.
Rosslyn Park v Wakefield Sale v Gosforth
Reports on both matches during the afternoon and in rugby round-up at 5.25.
Plus news of the Rugby League Challenge Cup semi-final and Britain's Davis Cup-tie against Switzerland in Zurich.
And. at 5.0
Sports Report
Including classified football at
5.0 and 5.45*, the Grand National, the Cup semi-finals in England and Scotland, rugby roundup at 5.25* and classified racing results at 5.401.
Timetable:
1.30 News/Prospects from all featured events
2.0 The Aintree Scene, including the 2.0 race
2.20 The Wembley Trail
2.25 Racing
2.40 Football/Rugby
3.0 Grand National
3.35 Football/Rugby
3.45 Football half-times
3.55 Football commentary
4.42 First football results
4.50 Rugby Union/Racing
5.0 Sports Report
5.25 Rugby round-up
5.40 Classified racing/football Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production

Contributors

Introduced By:
Desmond Lynam
Talks:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Michael Seth-Smith
Unknown:
Michael O'Hehir
Unknown:
Derek Thompson

1500m only (also 202111 Scotland) VHF joins Radio I
Who's Whot: guess the screen detectives ana win a soundtrack LP of Farewell My Lovely. You Asked For It: a selection of listeners' requests.
Off the Record: a review of the new album Great Duets from MGM Musicals.
Going the Rounds: songs and themes from the current releases.
Introduced by David Bellan
Written and compiled by LYN FAIRHURST

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Bellan
Unknown:
Lyn Fairhurst

looks back over 45 years as an organist in showbusiness and talks to some of his friends, including:
HUGHIE GREEN , VICTOR SYLVESTER , TED RAY , TERRY THOMAS. REGINALD FOORT and Reginald DIXON

Contributors

Unknown:
Hughie Green
Unknown:
Victor Sylvester
Unknown:
Ted Ray
Unknown:
Terry Thomas.
Unknown:
Reginald Foort
Unknown:
Reginald Dixon

from The Hague
Live coverage of the final to decide the best new European popular song of the year. The United Kingdom entry Save your kisses for me written by TONY HILLER
LEE SHERIDEN and MARTIN LEE sung by the Brotherhood of Man
Terry Wogan sets the scene and provides an on-the-spot commentary throughout the contest.

Contributors

Written By:
Tony Hiller
Written By:
Lee Sheriden
Written By:
Martin Lee
Unknown:
Terry Wogan

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More