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Latest news of the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal. with comment, interviews, and a special check on the performances of the British team in every sport.
Further reports at 8.30 am. 1.50,
2.45. 3.45. 4.45, 5.45, 6.33, 7.30.
8.2. 9.2. 10.2 pm

as Radio 1. but including on 1500m only (also 202m Scotland)
2.45 Olympic Sports Desk Racing from Goodwood
3.5 The Extel Stakes dim)
3.45 Olympic Sports Desk


Peter Bromley

Written by ALAN DOWNER and JILL hyem
Produced and directed by PIERS PLOWRIGHT and BETTY DAVIES
Ben's interest in Soo Ming has been discouraged: Matt has given Bella the brush-off: Joanna has been finding her schoolfriends ' different '; and Arthur has proposed to Mrs Tandy.
The cast this week:


Written By:
Alan Downer
Jill Hyem
Directed By:
Piers Plowright
Directed By:
Betty Davies
Mike Nash:
Edward Cast
Claire Nash:
Ellen McIntosh
Joanna Nash:
Elizabeth Proud
Peter Tyson:
Basil Moss
Liz Tyson:
Ann Morrish
Arthur Tyson:
Lockwood West
Lynn Prior:
Judy Franklin
Ben Woodhouse:
David Valla
Cliff Edwards,:
Peter Messaline
Shirley Cook:
Carole Boyd
Kath Miller,:
Charlotte Mitchell
Mrs Tandy:
Grizelda Hervey
Bridie Petters:
Nan Marriott-Watson
Barbara Bartley:
Patricia Gallimore
Colin Bartley:
Roger Hammond
Soo Ming:
Pik-Sen Lim
Sophie Richmond:
Glynis Brooks
Christopher Bidmead
Shop girl:
Joanna Wake
Clifford Norgate

Alan Freeman presents the telephone quiz which tests your knowledge of all types of music - from Beethoven to the Bay City Rollers.
Compiled and produced by BOB OLIVER ROGERS BBC Manchester


Alan Freeman
Produced By:
Bob Oliver Rogers

Direct from the Leisure Centre. Gloucester lain Sutherland conducts the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader ARTHUR LEAVINS THE STANSHAWE BAND -conducted by WALTER HARGREAVES
Friday Night's Star Singers: PAT WHITMORE , BARRY KENT THE CHARLES YOUNG MEN with ROBERT DOCKER (piano) Introduced by Robin Boyle
Producer CHARLES CLARK-MAXWELL (Presented in association with Gloucester City Council, and marks the start of the Gloucester Festival) including at
9.2 Olympic Sports Desk


Arthur Leavins
Conducted By:
Walter Hargreaves
Pat Whitmore
Barry Kent
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Charles Clark-Maxwell

Regional Variations (2)

The 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal, with the pick of the action on Olympics 76. and the best of Radio 2 Music.
The highlight of this evening's athletics programme will be the 5,000m, with Brendan Fos ter and Ian Stewart , Britain's top competitors. Commentary by ALAN PARRY and expert analysis by Olympic champion, MARY PETERS. In boxing, the last of the semi-finals, with commentary by DESMOND LYNAM. Plus up-to-the-minute news of all the other events, headline summaries every half-hour, comment on the issues of the moment, special checks on the performances of the British team in every sport, and interviews with the personalities involved in the Olympic action at home and abroad.
A Radio Sports Unit and Radio 2 Music co-production
2.30-2.31* News Summary


Brendan Fos
Ian Stewart
Commentary By:
Alan Parry
Mary Peters.
Commentary By:
Desmond Lynam.

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