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The eighth day of competition in the XIII
Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh.
Ken Bruce and Renton Laidlaw take you through the day's events featuring commentary on athletics, badminton and bowls, plus news of the boxing, shooting and wrestling. They meet winners, maybe even a few gallant losers, and the personalities in town for this great sporting festival. Plus music to help the programme go with a swing.
PETER BROMLEY commentates on the top race of the day at Glorious Goodwood
3.30 E25,000 Extel Stakes (ljm) Plus a comprehensive round-up of the day's sport at 6.45 pm


Peter Bromley

direct from the Hippodrome, Golders Green, London
Barry Wordsworth conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra leader MARTIN LOVEDAY
Friday Night's Star Singers Cynthia Glover
Michael Goldthorpe
William Davis Construction Group Band conducted by KEITH WILKINSON and the John McCarthy Singers Introduced by Robin Boyle Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN


Martin Loveday
Cynthia Glover
Michael Goldthorpe
William Davis
Conducted By:
Keith Wilkinson
John McCarthy
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
David Rayvern Allen

As Cowes Week hoves into sight Angela looks at the appeal of messing about in boats - and also how to have a really cheap weekend in the country. There are plenty of other suggestions on how to fill your weekend, including new paperback suggestions from Sarah Broadhurst and new records reviewed by Richard Lewis.
Fill up here for the weekend. Producer STUART HOBDAY BBCBristol


Sarah Broadhurst
Reviewed By:
Richard Lewis.
Stuart Hobday

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