Sat 18th Mar 1972


10:00 Wie bitte?

German for beginners.

10:30 Zarabanda

Spanish for beginners.

10:55 Closedown

11:55 Weatherman

The weekend weather

12:00 The Double Deckers: A Helping Hound

12:25 Dastardly and Muttley in their Flying Machines

12:45 Grandstand

Introduced by Frank Bough

Quarter-Finals Day in both the FA Cup and Scottish Cup. Sam Leitch brings you the latest news of this afternoon’s big matches, and introduces action and personalities.

The Calcutta Cup

Scotland v England 79th Calcutta Cup match

Final Score

17:05 We Want to Sing

Ray Alan joins 300 children in rousing uninhibited singing of songs they want to sing – with The Fivepenny Piece, The Northern Dance Orchestra, conducted by Bernard Herrmann

17:35 News

17:50 Doctor Who The Sea Devils Episode 4

18:15 It’s Cliff Richard

19:00 High Adventure: Son of Fury

20:35 The Dick Emery Show


The Befrienders: A Case of No Resolution



with Richard Baker and Weather

22:05 Match of the Day: The FA Cup Sixth Round

23:05 Braden’s Week

23:40 Weatherman; Closedown

Sun 19th Mar 1972

09:00 Nai Zindagi Naya Jeevan

09:30 Closedown

10:30 High Mass

11:30 Boomph with Becker

Get fit, look fit, and stay fit with Sue Becker, an Australian fitness guru apparently.

11:45 Closedown

13:00 Croesi’r Bont

13:20 Interval

13:25 Farming: Prices and Guarantees

13:50 Children Growing Up: 3: One Step at a Time

14:15 Made in Britain: Beat That!

Norris and Ross McWhirter talk to David Wilson about their book of records, which is now the world’s best-selling reference book.

14:24 News Headlines

14:25 Sound of Laughter: Fade-out

14:55 Ask Aspel

15:15 The Shari Lewis Show

15:25 Laurel and Hardy: The Music Box

15:50 Film of the Book: The Captain’s Table

17:20 Anne of Green Gables: Part 5

18:05 News

18:15 Paul: Envoy Extraordinary: 4: The Missionary

A journey in the footsteps of St Paul with Malcolm Muggeridge and Dr Alec Vidler

18:45 Keith Fordyce appeals on behalf of the Multiple Sclerosis Society for help with its schemes to keep families together when advanced MS threatens a break-up.

18:50 Songs of Praise

19:25 Engelbert with The Young Generation featuring The Goodies

20:10 The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen

21:55 News with Richard Baker and Weather

22:05 Omnibus presents: The Fall of Venice by Maurice Rowdon

with Vladek Sheybal as Casanova, John Ronane as the poet Angelo Maria Labia

23:05 Ad Lib

A late-evening conversation.

Each Sunday four men and women who have observed the events of the week discuss the issues that lie behind the news.

23:35 Weatherman; Closedown