Some prayers and music for the first day of the week
at the BBC Theatre Organ presents a programme of requests, and music from the FODENS MOTOR WORKS BAND conductor JAMES SCOTT Producer PETER PILBEAM BBC Manchester
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.-
Alec Taylor visits children's choirs all over Britain in search of songs and hymns for Sunday morning. This week:
King Edward VI School. Southampton BBC Bristol
introduces Melodies for You BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader ARTHUR LEAVINS conducted by ROBERT FARNON
THE REGINALD LEOPOLD ORCHESTRA With ALAN PERRY
Producer PETER BELL
'Jesus Wept I - Did He Laugh? WYN CALVIN invites you to share some thoughts and music.
Producer JOHN STUART ROBERTS BBC Wales
Introduced by Jean Challis Taking part:
Radio New Zealand
JOHN CRABTREE ,
BFBS Cyprus and Masirah STEVE COSSER , ABC Sydney Producer PAM cox
(29 August: New Zealand, BFBS Cyprus and Masirah, and Australia. Requests, on postcards please, to: Family Favourites, BBC, London WIA 4WW)
Conceived, nurtured and done by Tim Brooke-Taylor Barry Cryer John Junkin with the music (?) of the Denis King Trio
Written by BARRY CRYER and JOHN JUNKIN
Producer BOB OLIVER ROGERS BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Saturday 7.2 pm)
A celebration of 50 years of film musicals
'There were nine principal artists on the long-playing record of Jungle Book. When they sent me my first royalty cheque I sent it back. I said this cheque belongs to Howard Hughes, this doesn't belong to me - this cheque can't belong to me.'
(Phil Harris: Baloo the Bear)
Douglas Fairbanks Jr concludes the story of the art of Walt Disney
Also taking part: Sammy Cahn, Walt Disney, Sammy Fain, Friz Freleng, Phil Harris, Sterling Holloway, Peggy Lee, Clarence Nash, Louis Prima, Wolfgang Reitherman, Bob Sherman and Dick Sherman
Written by BENNY GREEN
Producers JOHN BILLINGHAM and MEL HOUSE
(Douglas Fairbanks Jr is in "The Pleasure of his Company," at the Phoenix Theatre,
says Thanks for the Memory to you, and adds a few reminiscences of his own.
Producer PHYLLIS ROBINSON
with your Sunday Soapbox also featuring PERCY EDWARDS Producer RON GARDNER BBC Birminaham including latest news of the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal and at 5.2
Cricket - the teatime scores in today's John Player League games, and Motor Racing-news of the German Grand Prix at Nurburgring
Regional Variations (2)
Presented live from Montreal by Peter Jones and Alan Parry Olympic Special
The closing day of the 1976 Games with news of the early action as the world's top show jumping nations compete in the team Grand Prix. Commentary by RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD.
Cricket: featuring reports on the top John Player League matches, plus news and scores from the other games and the England v Australia women in their one-day match at Canterbury.
Motor Racing: the German Grand Prix, at Nurburgring, the tenth stage of the 1976 World Championship. Reporter BARRIE GILL '
Motor Cycling: the Finnish Grand Prix at Imtra. CHRIS CARTER reports
Frank Chacksfield conducts the BBC Radio Orchestra and introduces this week's guests Stella and Bambos.
from the Parish Church of St Nicholas, Tooting, London TOOTI,NG DISTRICT CHURCH CHOIRS Introduced by MARTIN MUNCASTER Conductor REV
CANON DESMOND K. DEAN , Rector Of Tooting Graveney Pianist
Organist MICHAEL DAVEY Closing prayer by REV JOHN DAKIN (Methodist) Blessing by REV CANON DESMOND K. DEAN
O Lord our God, arise (Shere): 0 for a heart to praise my God (Abridge): Who took fish and bread (Betty Lou Mills ): Jesus! the name high over all (Chorus Angelorum); What a friend we have in Jesus (Blaenwern); Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine (Blessed Assurance); Give to our God immortal praise (Antwerp)
Introduced by Alan Keith Producer JACK DABBS
The climax of the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal, when the last medals of the Games are won. Live commentary, and the best of Radio 2 Music.
The Olympic Stadium provides the setting for the final evening, with the world's top show jumping nations competing in the team Grand Prix. Commentary by Raymond Brooks-Ward.
Then Peter Jones describes the Closing Ceremony - the most moving and memorable of all Olympic occasions - when competitors from all countries enter the stadium together; the Olympic flame is extinguished, and the Games flag lowered.
A Radio Sports Unit and Radio 2 Music co-production
2.30-2.31* News Summary