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Bernard Braden presents a gallimaufry of the oddest, funniest and most unbelievable true stories, with the help of Ronald Fletcher
David Tate , Sheila Bernette Benny Lee and the Nic Rowley Quintet
Research by MAUREEN STEVEN. Producer JOHN LLOYD
(Repeated: Wed 10.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Braden
Unknown:
Ronald Fletcher
Unknown:
David Tate
Unknown:
Sheila Bernette
Unknown:
Benny Lee
Unknown:
Maureen Steven.
Producer:
John Lloyd

Presented by Jim Rosenthal from Wimbledon

Wimbledon 78
Day six of The Lawn Tennis Championships when the last eight places in the men's and ladies' singles are decided. Commentary by Max Robertson, with Gerald Williams, Desmond Lynam, John Motson and Norman Cuddeford. Expert comment and analysis from Fred Perry, Bob Howe, up-to-the-minute news of all matches, plus the personalities visiting the All-England Club for the most famous tennis championships in the world

1.30; 2.50; 5.40* Racing: Newcastle
Featuring commentary by Peter Bromley on the Joe Coral Northumberland Plate at 2.55, a race worth £20,000 to the winner. Plus news of the Irish Sweeps Derby at The Curragh, and results throughout the afternoon from the other meetings, with a classified check at 5.40*

1.30; 2.0; 3.0; 5.0. Rowing
The Henley Royal Regatta is one of the major events of the British sporting and social calendar. Peter Jones and John Snagge are there to capture the atmosphere of this colourful occasion with commentary and reports

1.30; 2.0; 3.0: 5.40; 6.0 Cricket: Third Test
Pakistan is at Headingley for the Third Test against England. Reports on the third day's play by Henry Blofeld. Plus news of the rest of the day's matches

Plus, in Motor Sport, practice for the French Grand Prix on the Paul Ricard Circuit; in Motor Cycling, news of practice for tomorrow's Belgian Grand Prix at Spa; in Cycling, the Tour de France continues; in Golf, news of the European Matchplay at Dalmahoy.

Timetable:
1.30 News/prospects from all featured events
2.1 Wimbledon/Cricket/Rowing
2.50 Racing from Newcastle
3.4 Wimbledon/Cricket/Rowing
5.1 Round-Up
5.30 Motor Sport
5.40 Classified Racing/Cricket
6.0 Wimbledon/Cricket
6.3 Cross-Channel Motoring Information
Events may alter timings

A Radio Sport and OB production

Contributors

Presented By:
Jim Rosenthal
Commentary By:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
Gerald Williams
Unknown:
Desmond Lynam
Unknown:
John Motson
Unknown:
Norman Cuddeford
Unknown:
Bob Howe
Commentary By:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
John Snagge
Reports By:
Henry Blofeld

The final concert direct from the Royal Festival Hall. London, in the South Bank Pops series
Part 1: An Evening at the Ballet Introduced by Beryl Grey BBC Concert Orchestra leader JOHN BRADBURY conductor Ashley Lawrence
8.30* Steve Race looks at the light music scene, as reflected m tonight's concert.
8.50* Concert. Part 2: Stars of ' Friday Night is Music Night Introduced by Robin Boyle BBC Concert Orchestra leader JOHN BRADBURY conducted by Stanley Black
Band of HM Royal Marines School of Music, Deal conductor Lt-Col Paul Neville , MVO, FRAM. RM,
Principal Director of Music Cynthia Glover John Lawrenson
John McCarthy Singers Producer ROBERT BOWMAN
(Presented by the BBC in association with the GLC)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Beryl Grey
Leader:
John Bradbury
Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Leader:
John Bradbury
Conducted By:
Stanley Black
Conductor:
Lt-Col Paul Neville
Music:
Cynthia Glover
Music:
John Lawrenson
Singers:
John McCarthy
Producer:
Robert Bowman

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