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A kaleidoscope of sounds from the 1979 Royal Show. featuring Charlie Chester, Roger Whittaker, The Wurzels, Acker Bilk and his Paramount Jazz Band, The Yetties, Alan Randall, Sweet Substitute, and the Chris Barber Jazz Band. Johnny Morris and Percy Edwards will be there to give their own inimitable impressions - of the colourful show-ground scene. Studio presentation by Jan Leeming Producer MICHAEL FORD BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Charlie Chester
Unknown:
Roger Whittaker
Unknown:
Acker Bilk
Unknown:
Alan Ran
Unknown:
Johnny Morris
Unknown:
Percy Edwards
Unknown:
Jan Leeming
Producer:
Michael Ford

Presented from
Wimbledon by Peter Jones
Wimbledon 79
The Men's Singles Final
The final day of the Lawn Tennis
Championships with full commentary on the men's final from MAX ROBERTSON and GERALD WILLIAMS. Expert comment from CHRISTINE JANES and DAVID LLOYD ; news of the day's other finals; plus interviews with the personalities visiting the All England Club for the world's most famous tennis championship
1.30; 2.50; 5.45
Racing: Sandown
Featuring commentary by PETER BROMLEY On the £50.000 Eclipse Stakes at
2.55; plus results from the day's other meetings, with a classified check at 5.45
1.30; 4.50; 5.45 Cricket
Reports from Leicester on the Indian tourists' match with Leicestershire plus news of the day's other matches
1.30; 4.0; 5.31 Rowing
JOHN SNAGGE reports from Henley on the penultimate day of the world-famous regatta
Plus Golf: news of the Scandinavian Open in Sweden, and Cycling: the latest on the Tour de France
Timetable:
1.30 News/Prospects from all featured events
2.0 Wimbledon
2.58 Racing (Eclipse
Stakes) /Wimbledon/ Cricket/Golf
4.50 Crickct/Golf/Racing
5.0 Round-up/Wimbledon
5.39 Motor Sport / Golf
5.45 Classified Racing/
Cricket
5.50 Wimbledon/Cricket
Events may alter timings A Radio Sport and OB production

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
Gerald Williams.
Unknown:
Christine Janes
Unknown:
David Lloyd
Commentary By:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
John Snagge

Don Davis presents the touring general knowledge Quiz Game-this week from Plymouth.
There are cash prizes for the contestants who are chosen from the audience. Devised by DON DAVIS Producer
JONATHAN JAMES-MOORE

Contributors

Unknown:
Don Davis
Unknown:
Don Davis
Producer:
Jonathan James-Moore

The week's most popular tunes on Radio 2 played by Norrie Paramor and the BBC MIDLAND RADIO ORCHESTRA
Introduced by Tim Gudgin Producer MICHAEL FORD
(Applications to join the voting panel should be addressed to BBC, Pebble Mill Rood, Birmingham B5 7QQ)

Contributors

Played By:
Norrie Paramor
Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin
Producer:
Michael Ford

and the New Million Airs with Chris Marlowe and Colin McGregor in Band Parade, with the Chris Barber Jazz Band Introduced by Carl Sheppard
Producer JACK DABBS

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Marlowe
Unknown:
Colin McGregor
Introduced By:
Carl Sheppard
Producer:
Jack Dabbs

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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