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1971


Friday 1st January 1971

NB the intermittent ITV Strike continues until 15 February 1971

BBC1 Here Come The Double Deckers 4:55 - 5:20 pm (first episode)

with Brinsley Forde

BBC2 George IV 9:00 - 9:20 pm

George Hamilton IV

The Hillsiders

Ethna Campbell Country Fever


Saturday 2nd January 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 6:15 - 6:50 pm (first in second series)

Cliff Richard

Hank Marvin

Julie Felix

BBC1 The Rolf Harris Show 7:35 - 8:25 pm

Dusty Springfield - Knowing When To Leave, Up On The Roof

BBC2 Disco 2 10:35 - 11:15 pm

Compilation

LWT Ev

NB The continuity announcer at the end of the show says that next week in this time slot Ed Stewart’s show would be on. This would be the first Everett would hear about his being dropped by London Weekend. The remaining four editions of Ev, already recorded, would be shelved. Everett would claim later in the week “that’s showbiz”.

Charlie Crane

LWT Music Room

content unknown

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch, Moria Anderson

ATV The Flip Wilson Show 10:10 - 11:10 pm

Andy Williams & Loadstone - Get Together, Lost in the stars

Jackie DeShannon – Put A Little Love In Your Heart


Sunday 3rd January 1971

BBC1 Songs of Praise for New Year

Mary Hopkin

ATV The Golden Shot

Carl Wayne

ATV This Is...Tom Jones

Shirley Bassey – two Beatles’ songs

John Denver

Sue and Sonny


Monday 4th January 1971

BBC1 Religion in the Sixties 1: The Personal Dilemma

with Mrianne Faithfull

BBC1 The Val Doonican Show (repeat)

BBC2 Pentangle In Concert 10:10 - 10:40 pm

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Thursday 7th January 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Clive Dunn Grandad

Equals Black Skinned Blue Eyed Boys

Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon Blame It On The Pony Express

The Kinks - Apeman (live vocal)

Anne Murray Snowbird (promo)

Status Quo In My Chair (disc)

Frankie Valli You're Ready Now (Pan's People)

McGuinness Flint Dream Darling Dream, Mister Mister, When I'm Dead And Gone

Livingston Taylor Carolina Day

Mike D'Abo Miss Me In The Morning

T.Rex Ride A White Swan (disc)

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show 8:15 - 9:00 pm

Ike and Tina Turner

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Raquel Welch

Tom Jones

Thames Kid Gallahad Elvis movie


Friday 8th January 1971

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

Georgie Fame

BBC2 George IV

George Hamilton

Skeeter Davis

Lorne Gibson

Tex Gibson


Saturday 9th January 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – A Song For Europe 1

Marvin Welch & Farrar

BBC1 The Rolf Harris Show

The Bee Gees

BBC2 Rod McKeun 9:20 - 10:05 pm

BBC2 Disco 2 10:50 - 11:20 pm

Bill Fay

Stephen Stills

Tear Gas

Van der Graaf Generator - Refugees

LWT Stewpot 5:10 – 5:40 pm

Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon

The Bachelors

LWT Music Room

content unknown

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Russ Conway

Matt Monro

ATV This Is...Tom Jones 10:10 - 11:10 pm

Lulu – Believe In Love

Frankie Vaughan


Sunday 10th January 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop 11:35 am - 12:00 pm b/w

1: Elements Galore

Soft Machine – Neo Caliban Grides

Marmalade – Can You Help Me

Alexis Korner

Dave Swarbrick

Fairport Convention – Sir Patrick Spens

The Rolling Stones – Honky Tonk Women (TOTP)

Madeline Bell – We’re So Much In Love (Disco 2)

ATV The Golden Shot

Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

Bert Weedon


Monday 11th January 1971

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Tuesday 12th January 1971

BBC2 Flaming Star 9:20 - 10:45 pm Elvis Presley movie


Thursday 14th January 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

NB At one point Savile wears a full face balaclava/gimp mask in order to frighten a female member of the audience

Intro (Whole Lotta Love)

John Paul Joans - The Man From Nazareth (live vocal over the record)

Elton John - Your Song (live)

Mixtures - The Pushbike Song (chart run-down)

Frank Sinatra - My Way (London concert clip)

Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun (Pan's People)

Lulu - You've Got To Believe In Love (live with orchestra in view)

Judy Collins - Amazing Grace (TOTP film with female dancer over nature and church imagary)

Tom Jones - She's A Lady (live)

Badfinger - Better Days, Believe Me, No Matter What (album spot) (live vocal over the record)

T Rex - Ride A White Swan (repeat of 12 November 1970)

Clive Dunn - Grandad (live) number one (playout over the credits)

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Little Ricahrd

Bread

Granada Cinema

Mick Jagger interview


Friday 15th January 1971

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

The New Faces

BBC2 Review 9:50 - 10:40 pm

Mick Jagger talks about Performance


Saturday 16th January 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – A Song For Europe 2

The New Seekers

BBC1 The Rolf Harris Show

Lee Hazlewood - Pray them bars away, Cold hard times

Lulu

BBC2 Rod McKeun

Mary Travers

BBC2 Disco 2 10:50 - 11:20 pm

Juicy Lucy

Livingstone Taylor

LWT Stewpot 5:10 – 5:40 pm

White Plains

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch

Nina

LWT This Is... Tom Jones

Petula Clark


Sunday 17th January 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop

2: Ths Disc

Marmalade – recording session

Bronco – recording session

John Peel – interview

Madeline Bell – interview

Tony Macaulay – interview

Frank Zappa - interview

Muff Winwood

ATV The Golden Shot

Julie Felix

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

The Bachelors

LWT What Are You Doing After The Show

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Monday 18th January 1971

BBC1 Scotland Pulse

McGuiness Flint

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Wednesday 20th January 1971

Granada Six-O-One Newsday

David Bowie Holy Holy


Thursday 21st January 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Ashton Gardner & Dyke - Resurrection Shuffle (live vocal)

The Kinks - Apeman (repeat 7th January 1971)

Dawn - Candida (disc)

Rufus Thomas - Do The Push And Pull (live)

George Harrison - My Sweet Lord (Pan’s People)

Petula Clark - The Song Of My Life (live)

The Supremes - Stoned Love (disc)

Bobby Bloom - Heavy Makes You Happy (promo film)

Neil Diamond - Brother Loves Travelling Salvation Show, Cracklin' Rosie, Sweet Caroline (all live)

Clive Dunn - Grandad number one (promo film)

Granada Out Front

Ralph McTell live at the Royal Festival Hall, London


Friday 22nd January 1971

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

Rosetta Hightower

Thames Zingalong

Lois Lane


Saturday 23rd January 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – A Song For Europe 3

Hank Marvin

Elton John

Sweet Rain

BBC1 Cilla 7:40 - 8:25 pm (first edition)

Cilla Black

Buddy Greco

BBC2 Rod McKeun

BBC2 Disco 2

The Roy Young Band

Bronco

LWT Stewpot 5:10 – 5:40 pm

The New Seekers

Bob Kerr’s Whoopee Band

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch

ATV This Is...Tom Jones (shown by LWT)

Paul Anka

Dusty Springfield


Sunday 24th January 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop

3: Is It All A Con?

John Peel, Frank Zappa, Mike Harding, Muff Winwood, Robert Wyatt, John Walters, Malcolm Brown, Junior Campbell & Alan Whitehead (Marmalade), Tony Macaulay - interviews

Free – All Right Now (TOTP)

Joe Cocker – Something (Disco 2)

BBC1 The Edwin Hawkins Singers 6:55 - 7:25 pm (also seen as Sing A New Song)

BBC1 Omnibus: Chicago Blues 10:00 - 10:50 pm

movie with Johnny Lewis, Muddy Waters with Buddy Guy, Floyd Jones, J B Hutton and Band, Junior Wells, Johnny Lewis

BBC2 The World About Us: The Lollipop Tree

Narrated by Cliff Richard

ATV The Golden Shot

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen

The Spinners

LWT What Are You Doing After The Show

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Monday 25th January 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five 6:45 - 6:50 pm

With The Scaffold

BBC1 Scotland Pulse

Arrival

BBC2 Terrible Jim Fitch 10:10 - 10:50 pm

Play with Marianne Faithfull

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Tuesday 26th January 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold


Wednesday 27th January 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold

Thames The Benny Hill Show

Kiki Dee

Top of the Pops spoof sketch


Thursday 28th January 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

George Harrison - My Sweet Lord (Pan’s People)

Mixtures The Pushbike Song

Elvis Presley You Don't Have To Say You Love Me (promo)

Equals Black Skinned Blue Eyed Boys (disc)

Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon Blame It On The Pony Express (repeat)

Weathermen The Same Old Song (disc)

Stevie Wonder Heaven Help Us All, Signed Sealed Delivered I'm Yours, We Can Work It Out

The Supremes Stoned Love (Pan’s People)

Frankie Valli You're Ready Now

Badfinger No Matter What (repeat 14th January 1971)

Martha & The Vandellas Forget Me Not

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Ray Stevens

Johnnie Ray

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

The Peddlers


Friday 29th January 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

Mark Wynter

Thames Zingalong

Lois Laine


Saturday 30th January 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – A Song For Europe 4

Labi Siffre - Thank Your Lucky Star

Hank Marvin

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

BBC2 Rod McKeun

Dusty Springfield - People Get Ready

BBC2 Disco 2 10:45 - 11:10 pm

Yes

Rod Demmick

Herbie Armstrong

LWT Stewpot 5:10 – 5:40 pm

Edison Lighthouse

LWT The Leslie Crowther Show 7:15 - 8:15 pm

Lulu,

Peter Noone

ATV This Is...Tom Jones 7:05 - 8:05 pm

Mary Travers

Tina Charles


Sunday 31st January 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop

4: The New Tribes

Alan Whitehead & Junior Campbell (Marmalade), Frank Zappa – interviews

ATV The Golden Shot

Elaine Delmar

LWT What Are You Doing After The Show

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Monday 1st February 1971

BBC2 Gentry 8:50 - 9:20 pm

Bobbie Gentry - Montego Bay, medley Open Your window/Mother Nature's Son/Blackbird, Golden Slumbers/California Dreaming/500 Miles Away from home/Golden Slumbers

Sue & Sunny - What A Fool I've Been

Jerry Reed and Hank Strzelecki - Talk About The Good Time, and Bobbie Gentry  - Louisiana Man

Pan’s People dance to Montego Bay, Mr Bojangles, Your Number One Fan

Ensemble - But You Know I Love You

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Wednesday 3rd February 1971

BBC2 Man Alive: Excuse Me Your Class Is Showing

Mike D’Abo


Thursday 4th February 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

George Harrison My Sweet Lord (promo)

Cliff Richard - Sunny Honey Girl (live)

Elton John - Your Song, Ballad Of A Well Known Gun, Where To Now St Peter?

Jackie Lee - Rupert (promo clip)

The Supremes - Stoned Love

Ashton Gardner & Dyke - Resurrection Shuffle (Pan's People)

Tony Christie - Las Vegas

Badfinger - No Matter What (disc)

Marvin Welch & Farrar - Faithful

The Supremes - Stoned Love (disc)

The Tremeloes - Right Wheel Left Hand Slam

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Ella Fitzgerald

Chubby Checker

The Grass Roots


Friday 5th February 1971

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

Salena Jones


Saturday 6th February 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – A Song For Europe 5

Olivia Newton-John

Marvin Welch and Farrar

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Sacha Distel

BBC2 Rod McKeun Show

Mr Kelly GB

BBC2 Shawn Phillips 11:20 - 11:35 pm

LWT Stewpot 5:10 – 5:40 pm

Magna Carta

Lulu

The Rockin’ Berries

LWT The Leslie Crowther Show

The Beverley Sisters

ATV This Is...Tom Jones

Charlie Pride

Nina


Sunday 7th February 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop

5: Will We Sing It Tomorrow

Clips of Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Joni Mitchell

ATV The Golden Shot

Sandie Shaw

LWT What Are You Doing After The Show

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Monday 8th February 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five 5:45 - 5:50 pm

The Scaffold

BBC2 Bobbie Gentry

Bobbie Gentry - Mississippi Delta, He Made A Woman Out Of Me, Bucko's Memoirs, Billy The Kid,  'A' Major Thang, Belinda, Greensleeves, Sunshine Sunshine, Sunny Skies, Good Day Sunshine, Circle ‘Round The Sun, The Wailing Of The Willow

Tony Joe White

Pan's People

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris

Roger Whittaker


Tuesday 9th February 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold


Wednesday 10th February 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold


Thursday 11th February 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

George Harrison - My Sweet Lord (disc)

Mixtures The Pushbike Song (promo)

Kinks Got To Be Free, Powerman

Tom Jones She's A Lady (repeat 14th January 1971)

Ashton Gardner & Dyke Resurrection Shuffle

Weathermen The Same Old Song (disc)

Dana Who Put The Lights Out (live)

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles I'm The One You Need (disc)

Edwin Starr Stop The War

Perry Como It's Impossible (promo clip)

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Cass Elliott

The Temptations

Rosemary Clooney

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

The New Seekers


Friday 12th February 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five

The Scaffold

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

Friday Brown


Saturday 13th February 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 6:15 - 6:55 pm

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – A Song For Europe 6

Roger Whittaker

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Ringo Starr & Cilla Black - Act Naturally

Noel Harrison

BBC2 Rod McKeun

BBC2 Serious Charge

Cliff Richard movie

LWT Stewpot

Jawbone

Julie Felix

Joe Brown

LWT The Leslie Crowther Show

Nina


Sunday 14th February 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

The Mixtures

LWT What Are You Doing After The Show

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Monday 15th February 1971

BBC1 Decimal Five 1:55 - 2:00 pm repeat each weekday at the same time

Scaffold

BBC2 Bobbie Gentry

Marmalade

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Wednesday 17th February 1971

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 18th February 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Ashton Gardener and Dyke - Resurrection Shuffle

Byrds Chestnut Mare (promo)

Chairmen Of The Board Everything's Tuesday (disc)

George Harrison My Sweet Lord (disc)

Hot Chocolate You Could Have Been A Lady

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles I'm The One You Need (disc)

Mungo Jerry Baby Jump

Judy Collins Amazing Grace (promo clip)

Neil Diamond Sweet Caroline (repeat 21st January 1971)

Martha & The Vandellas Forget Me Not (repeat 28th January 1971)

Marvin Welch & Farrar Faithful, Burning Bridges, My Home Town


Friday 19th February 1971

BBC1 The Stanley Baxter Show

Danny Street

Thames Zingalong

Dave Dee


Saturday 20th February 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers - A Song For Europe all songs

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Roger Cook & Roger Greenaway

BBC2 Late Night Line-Up

One Man’s Week: John Peel

LWT Stewpot 5:10 – 5:40 pm

Vanity Fare

Dana

LWT The Leslie Crowther Show

Jack Jones


Sunday 21st February 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

The Peddlers

New World

LWT What Are You Doing After The Show

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Monday 22nd February 1971

BBC2 Bobbie Gentry

Elton John

Sue and Sunny

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Wednesday 24th February 1971

Thames The Benny Hill Show

Nanette – Everybody’s Singing


Thursday 25th February 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Intro (Whole Lotta Love)

Atomic Rooster - Tomorrow Night

Ray Stevens - Can't We Get To That (live)

The Mixtures - The Pushbike Song (repeat of 28th January)

Lynn Anderson - Rose Garden (promo clip and chart run down)

The Showstoppers - Ain't Nothin' But A Houseparty (live)

Perry Como - It's Impossible (TOTP film of man with antiques)

Chairmen Of The Board - Everything's Tuesday (Pan’s People)

Dana - Who Put The Lights Out (repeat of 11th February)

Paul McCartney - Another Day (audience dancing)

Four Seasons - Lets Hang On, I've Got You Under My Skin, Sherry/Walk Like A Man/Big Boys Don't Cry/Bye Bye Baby (album spot)

George Harrison - My Sweet Lord (play out record, audience dancing) number one

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Smokey Robinson

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

New World

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Hosted by Richard Williams

Nico - The Falconer, Janitor Of Lunacy

Argent - Pleasure

Tom Gerricky -


Friday 26th February 1971

Thames Zingalong

Dave Dee


Saturday 27th February 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers – Jack In the Box (A Song For Europe winner)

Petula Clark

Hank Marvin

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

LWT The Leslie Crowther Show

Anita Harris

The New Seekers

Noel Harrison


Sunday 28th February 1971

BBC1 Sing A New Song

Dana, The Settlers

BBC2 Rowan and Martin

Dinah Shore

ATV The Golden Shot

Petula Clark


Monday 1st March 1971

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris – Rhythm of Life


Wednesday 3rd March 1971

Thames This Is Your Life: Kenny Ball


Thursday 4th March 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Mungo Jerry - Baby Jump (number one)

The Hollies Survival Of The Fittest, Too Young To Be Married (live)

Paul McCartney Another Day (promo)

Frankie Howerd Up Pompeii

Barbra Streisand Stoney End (disc)

Desmond Dekker The Song We Used To Sing

New World Rose Garden

T.Rex Hot Love (disc)

Early Music Consort Allemande / Wedding March (promo clip)

Frank Sinatra I Will Drink The Wine (promo clip)

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Gladys Knight

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Graham Bond

Trees

ATV This Is…Tom Jones

Lulu

Tom Paxton


Saturday 6th March 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Olivia Newton-John

Marvin Welch & Farrar

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Vince Hill

ATV The Golden Shot (shown on LWT 11:55 am – 12:50 pm)

Petula Clark

LWT The Leslie Crowther Show

Buddy Greco

The Four Freshmen


Sunday 7th March 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

NB Now shown the following Saturday on LWT

Malcolm Roberts

Dana


Monday 8th March 1971

BBC2 Bobbie Gentry 8:50 - 9:20 pm

Mason Williams

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Anita Harris


Tuesday 9th March 1971

BBC1 The Val Doonican Show (repeat)

Kenny Rogers


Thursday 11th March 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

T Rex - Hot Love (live vocal over re-recording) with Pan's People dancing on another stage

Mungo Jerry Baby Jump (repeat)

CCS Walkin' (disc)

Chairmen Of The Board Everything's Tuesday (promo)

Marmalade My Little One

Paul McCartney Another Day (disc)

Deep Purple Strange Kind Of Woman (promo clip)

Malcolm Roberts Nothing's Gonna Change Our World

Lynn Anderson Rose Garden (live)

Neil Diamond Sweet Caroline (disc)

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Ray Charles

Elton John

Cass Elliott

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:40 pm

Atomic Rooster

Fairweather

Leon Russell

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

Johnny Mathis

Tom Paxton

ATV Follow That Dream Elvis Presley movie

ATV This Is.. Tom Jones

Dave Edmunds

Connie Stevens

ITV Slapstick and Old Lace

Acker Bilk


Friday 12th March 1972

BBC2 Late Night Line-Up

James Brown interview


Saturday 13th March 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Labi Siffre

Marvin Welch & Farrar

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

The Beverley Sisters - Sisters


Sunday 14th March 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

Matt Monro

Judith Durham

Yorkshire Stars On Sunday

Johnny Mathis

Vince Hill


Monday 15th March 1971

BBC2 Bobbie Gentry

Randy Newman

Alan Price


Tuesday 16th March 1971

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Nina


Thursday 18th March 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

T Rex - Hot Love (promo clip)

Barry Ryan It Is Written

Matchbox Don't Shut Me Out

CCS Walkin' (disc)

Ray Stevens Bridget The Midget (disc)

Hot Chocolate You Could Have Been A Lady (repeat 18th February 1971)

John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band Power To The People (disc)

Atomic Rooster Tomorrow Night (repeat 25th February 1971)

Tom Paxton All Night Long, Jennifer's Rabbit, I Give You The Morning

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

The Alan Bown

Patto

ATV This Is...Tom Jones 11:00 pm to end

Gilbert O’Sullivan

Liberace

Eloise Laws


Saturday 20th March 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Olivia Newton-John

Marvin Welch & Farrar

BBC2 Scott on History

Anita Harris

BBC2 Late Night Line Up: One Man’s World 10:40 - 11:05 pm

Roger McGough

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Astrud Gilberto

Ronnie Carroll

LWT Melody Lingers On

Tony Hatch and Jackie Trent


Sunday 21st March 1971

BBC1 Eurovision Song Contest Preview

Cliff Richard

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Eartha Kitt

ATV The Golden Shot

Pickettywitch

Cy Grant

ATV Thou Shalt Not

NB Simon Dee was offered the chance to host the show based on what the Ten Commandments means today. Dee wouldn’t sign the contract when ATV wanted him to, so lost the job. It was eventually given to Mike Raven, Radio One DJ and actor.


Thursday 25th March 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile (NB The Daily Mirror says Ed Stewart)

T.Rex Hot Love (Marc has glitter under his eyes for the first time)

Andy Williams Love Story (promo)

Ray Stevens Bridget The Midget (disc)

CCS Walkin' (probably audience dancing repeat)

Fleetwood Mac Dragonfly

Gilbert O'Sullivan Underneath The Blanket Go

John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band Power To The People (promo)

Barbra Streisand Stoney End (disc)

Assagai Telephone Girl

Cleo Laine Night Owl, Model Cities Programmes, It Will Soon Be Spring

Olivia Newton-John If Not For You

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Claudine Longet

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

Noel Harrison

The Bachelors

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Jade

Stray

Thames Slapstick and Old Lace

Acker Bilk

ATV This Is...Tom Jones 11:00 pm - end

Sue & Sunny

Granada Newsday

Ralph McTell


Saturday 27th March 1971

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard

Clodagh Rodgers

Hank Marvin

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Roger Whittaker


Sunday 28th March 1971

BBC1 Eurovision Song Contest Preview

Introduced by Cliff Richard

BBC2 Rowan and Martin

Sammy Davis Jr

ATV The Golden Shot

Friday Brown

Sacha Distel


Monday 29th March 1971

BBC1 The Variety Club Awards 7:15 - 8:00 pm

content unknown

BBC2 Country Joe McDonald Sings The Ballad Of Jean Dupres 10:00 - 10:10 pm

ITV Elephant’s Eggs 5:15 – 5:45 pm

Children’s poetry with a contribution by John Lennon


Wednesday 31 March 1971

Thames This Is Your Life: Peter Noone


Thursday 1st April 1971

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Leon Russell & Friends

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

T Rex - Hot Love (repeat)

CCS Walkin' (Pan's People)

Elvis Presley There Goes My Everything (promo)

Fame & Price Rosetta (live vocals over re-recording)

Hot Chocolate You Could Have Been A Lady

Sweet Funny Funny

Yes Yours Is No Disgrace

Clodagh Rodgers Jack In The Box

Jimmy Ruffin Let's Say Goodbye Tomorrow

The Fantastics Something Old Something New (disc)

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Ray Stevens

Thames Slapstick and Old Lace

Acker Bilk


Saturday 3rd April 1971

BBC1 The Eurovision Song Contest

UK Entry: Clodagh Rodgers – Jack In The Box

Winner: Severine

LWT Aquarius

Elton John – Mr Superfunk (documentary)

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Johnny Mathis


Sunday 4th April 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

Marmalade

Labi Siffre

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Noel Harrison

Sheila Southern

Ronnie Hilton


Monday 5th April 1971

BBC1 Nimmo in New York

Nimmo broadcasts from The Dick Cavett Show set

content unknown


Tuesday 6th April 1971

Yorkshire Eartha Kitt 3:50 – 4:05 pm


Thursday 8th April 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Andy Williams Love Story (promo)

Diana Ross Remember Me (disc)

John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band Power To The People (disc)

Sweet Funny Funny

Ray Stevens Bridget The Midget

Pentangle Light Flight

T.Rex Hot Love (TOTP film of a woman walking along a beach)

Yvonne Elliman, Murray Head & The Trinidad Singers Everything's All Right, Superstar

Dave & Ansil Collins Double Barrel (film clip)

Seals & Crofts Ridin’ Thumb

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe & Wise Show

Esther Ofarim

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen

BBC2 Disco 2

Stray

Quintessence

Yvonne Elliman


Friday 9th April 1971 Good Friday

LWT Budgie “Out” 9:00 - 10:00 pm (first episode)

Adam Faith as ‘Budgie’ Bird


Saturday 10th April 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies (first edition)

Tina Charles – River Deep Mountain High

New World – Rose Garden

BBC2 The Talk Of The Town 10:35 - 11:20 pm

Roy Castle and Clodagh Rodgers

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music 6:15 - 7:00 pm (first edition)

Fame and Price Rosetta

The New Seekers The Nickel Song

Rolf Harris

John Williams

J. Vincent Edwards

Sylvia McNeill

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Sandie Shaw


Sunday 11th April 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

Cleo Laine & Johnny Dankworth

David Alexander

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Anita Harris


Monday 12th April 1971

BBC1 Tommy Steele

In Search of Charlie Chaplin

BBC2 Where Was Spring

Ray Davies song


Thursday 15th April 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

T Rex - Hot Love (repeat of 25 March 1971)

Diana Ross Remember Me (Pan’s People)

Fame & Price Rosetta (repeat 1st April 1971)

Waldo De Los Rios Mozart 40 (promo)

Marmalade My Little One (repeat 11th March 1971)

Ringo Starr It Don't Come Easy (disc)

Rolling Stones Brown Sugar (live vocal over record)

Bruce Ruffin Rain

Guy Fletcher Mary In The Morning

Olivia Newton-John If Not For You (repeat 25th March 1971)

The Fantastics Something Old Something New

The Groundhogs Cherry Red

BBC1 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

No guests of interest in this edition

BBC2 Disco 2 10.10 - 10.35 pm

Mott The Hoople

Seals and Crofts

Hookfoot

Thames Slapstick and Old Lace

Acker Bilk

Granada The Man From UNCLE 11:00 - 11:50 pm

The Hot Number Affair with Sonny & Cher


Friday 16th April 1971

Granada Doing Their Thing 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Mungo Jerry

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Noel Harrison

Pearl carr & Teddy Johnson

Tony Hatch and Jackie Trent


Saturday 17th April 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles – Ruby Tuesday

New World – Summer In My Eye

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Howard Keel

BBC2 Late Night Line Up

Humphrey Littleton

ATV The Val Doonican Show

NB The show had been sold to ABC in the USA and two American script-writers had been employed to provide jokes for the American version

Burl Ives

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Gilbert O'Sullivan Underneath The Blanket Go

The Mixtures Henry Ford

Shirley Bassey Love Story

Blue Mink

Pieces of Eight

The Ladybirds

Roy Budd

J. Vincent Edwards

Sylvia McNeill


Sunday 18th April 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show 7:25 - 8:15 pm

Perry Como

ATV The Golden Shot

Samantha Jones

Clinton Ford


Monday 19th April 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

5th Dimension


Tuesday 20th April 1971

BBC1 Where Was Spring

Ray Davies song


Thursday 22nd April 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

T Rex - Hot Love (disc)

Dave Edmunds Rockpile I'm Comin' Home

Gerry Monroe It's A Sin To Tell A Lie

Free My Brother Jake

Marmalade My Little One (disc)

Ringo Starr It Don't Come Easy (promo)

Rolling Stones Brown Sugar (repeat 15th April 1971), Bitch (live vocal over record), Wild Horses (live vocal over record)

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

Dave & Ansil Collins Double Barrel (film clip)

Jerry Reed Amos Moses

Shirley Bassey - Breakfast In Bed, Excuse Me (album spot)

BBC1 Play For Today: Season Of The Witch 9:20 - 10:30 pm (repeat)

Julie Driscoll

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Faces - Tell Everyone, Sweet Lady Mary, Bad 'N Ruin

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe and Wise Show

Susan Maughan

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen

BBC1 The Spinners

Sandy Denny – Nightingale, Blackwaterside

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Noel Harrison


Friday 23rd April 1971

BBC1 Moira Anderson Sings

Matt Monro

ATV Bunny Lake Is Missing 10:30 pm - end movie

The Zombies

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Shirley Bassey - Love Story, Hey Big Spender

Howard Keel - Oklahoma


Saturday 24th April 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles –

New World –

BBC2 Up Country 9:50 - 10:35 pm

Third Wembley country music festival

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Bruce Forsyth

Johnny Johnson and the Bandwagon Mr Tambourine Man

The Brotherhood of Man

J. Vincent Edwards

Sylvia McNeill

Ginette Reno

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Lulu


Sunday 25th April 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

John Sebastian

ATV The Golden Shot

The Settlers

Desmond Dekkar


Monday 26th April 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

The New Seekers

Tommy Roe

Bobbie Gentry

BBC2 In Concert: Neil Young 10:40 - 11:10 pm

Thames If This Was The Last Song

Peter Straker


Tuesday 27th April 1971

Thames If This Was The Last Song

Peter Straker


Wednesday 28th April 1971

Thames This Is Your Life: Adam Faith

Thames If This Was The Last Song

Peter Straker


Thursday 29th April 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Intro (Whole Lotta Love)

McGuinness Flint - Malt and Barley Blues (live vocal over record)

R Dean Taylor - Indiana Wants Me (TOTP film of man on the run)

The Mixtures - Henry Ford (live vocal over record)

The Jackson Five - Mama’s Pearl (Pan’s People)

Ringo Starr - It Don’t Come Easy (in Norway from The Cilla Black Show)

Lulu - Everybody Clap (live) (Maurice Gibb and Zoot Money in background, also Pan’s People)

Sakkarin - Sugar Sugar (chart run down)

Faces - Richmond , Bad 'n' Ruin (live vocal over record) (LP spot) Ronnie Wood mimes with the 'bog seat' guitar, complete with trailing toilet paper

Dave and Ansil Collins - Double Barrel number one (live vocal over record)

East Of Eden Jig-A-Jig (play out disc with audience dancing)

BBC2 Nana Mouskouri

Esther Ofarim

BBC2 Disco 2 10:0 - 10:35 pm

Loudon Wainwright III

Cochise


Friday 30th April 1971

BBC1 Moira Anderson Sings

Julie Felix


Saturday 1st May 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles

New World

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

The Fantastics - Something Old Something New

McGuinness Flint - Malt And Barley Blues

Jerry Reed - Amos Moses

Sandie Shaw

Matt Monro

Alan Haven

J. Vincent Edwards

Sylvia McNeill

LWT Aquarius 10:15 - 11:15 pm

The Stronger, play with Marianne Faithfull

ATV The Val Doonican Show

No guests of interest in this edition


Sunday 2nd May 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

The Supremes

Bing Crosby

LWT Music In The Round

Bread Love and Dreams

ATV The Golden Shot

The David Snell Trio


Monday 3rd May 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Jerry Lee Lewis

The Lennon Sisters

Bobby Sherman

BBC1 Esther Ofarim Sings

From the Radio Times 'Morning of my life; Bird on the wire; She's leaving home; Go away from my window; You know who I am; and two songs from her native Israel'

BBC2 James Taylor In Concert 10:50 - 11:20 pm


Thursday 6th May 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Freda Payne Rock Me In The Cradle

Rolling Stones Brown Sugar (repeat 15th April 1971)

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

Severine Un Arbre Un Blanc Une Rue

Sakkarin Sugar Sugar (Jonathan King is allegedly backed up by members of Fairport Convention on stage)

East Of Eden Jig-A-Jig (promo clip)

Elgins Heaven Must Have Sent You (disc)

Peddlers Let Me Be Turned To Stone

Perry Como I Think Of You

Dave & Ansil Collins Double Barrel (film clip)

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe And Wise Show

The Settlers

Frank Ifield

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Keef Hartley Band

Seals and Crofts

LWT The Dickie Henderson Show

Shirley Bassey


Friday 7th May 1971

BBC1 Mary Hopkin In The Land Of Film 4:55 - 5:25 pm


Saturday 8th May 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles

New World

BBC1 Lovelace Watkins At The Wooky Hollow 11:35 - 12:25 pm

BBC2 In Concert: Melanie Safka 9:35 - 9:45 pm

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Tom Paxton

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Blue Mink Banner Man

Frank Ifield

The Dubliners

Jimmy Cliff

J Vincent Edwards Aquarius

Ginette Reno (a Canadian singer who replaces Sylvia McNeil)

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Petula Clark

Jerry Reed


Sunday 9th May 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Stevie Wonder

Connie Stevsns

ATV The Golden Shot

Roy Orbison

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Lovelace Watkins


Monday 10th May 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Bill Haley

Petula Clark

BBC2 Ray Stevens In Concert 10:40 - 11:10 pm


Wednesday 12th May 1971

ITV Anything You Can Do

Earth Kitt is one of the judges on this children’s talent show

ITN News

Mick Jagger’s wedding preparation with Ron Wood, Ronnie Lane & Kenny Jones of the Faces, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney and Chris Jagger


Thursday 13th May 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:45

Host: Ed Stewart

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

The Byrds - I Trust Everything Is Going To Turn Out Fine

Free My Brother Jake (repeat 22nd April 1971)

Cat Stevens Tuesday's Dead

The Hollies - Hey Willy

Labi Siffre - Bless The Telephone, Rocking Chair, There's Nothing In The World Like Love

Bruce Ruffin Rain

McGuinness Flint Malt & Barley Blues (disc)

Neil Diamond I Am I Said (promo film)

Arsenal F.C.First Team Squad Good Old Arsenal

The Delfonics Didn't I Blow Your Mind This Time (disc)

The Elgins Heaven Must Have Sent You (film clip)

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Allan Taylor

Warhorse

BBC2 Nana Mouskori

The Pattersons

ITN News

Mick Jagger’s wedding


Friday 14th May 1971

BBC1 Mary Hopkin In The Land Of Legend

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood!

Peter Noone (regular)

BBC1 Moira Anderson Sings

Vince Hill

Thames Zingalong

Cy Grant


Saturday 15th May 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles

New World

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Ashton Gardiner and Dyke - Can You Get It

Dr Marigold's Prescription - Muddy Water

Severine - Un Banc Une Arbre Une Rue

Mungo Jerry - Lady Rose

Rolf Harris

Zack Lawrence

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno

ATV The Val Doonican Show

No guests of interest in this edition


Sunday 16th May 1971

ITV News

Pirate radio ship Mobo 2 / Radio North Sea International on fire due to bomb tossed aboard

ATV The Golden Shot

Magna Carta


Monday 17th May 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Lennon Sisters

BBC2 Joni Mitchell In Concert 10:40 - 11:10 pm

Thames Superstar

Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd-Webber on Jesus Christ Superstar


Wednesday 19th May 1971

BBC1 Perry Como in Person 8:00 - 8:50pm


Thursday 20th May 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

NB The Daily Mirror claim The Chairmen of the Board were to be on the show

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

Blue Mink Banner Man

Elvis Presley Rags To Riches (promo)

Free My Brother Jake (disc)

Ashton Gardner & Dyke Can You Get It

East Of Eden Jig-A-Jig

Jonathan King Lazy Bones

McGuinness Flint Malt & Barley Blues (promo clip)

Perry Como I Think Of You (repeat 6th May 1971)

Tony Christie I Did What I Did For Maria (disc)

The Grease Band Let It Be Gone, My Baby Left Me

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe And Wise Show

Jack Jones

Sheila Southern

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

James Taylor

Livingstone Taylor

Uriah Heep


Friday 21st May 1971

BBC1 Mary Hopkin In The Land Of...

Thames Zingalong

Cy Grant


Saturday 22nd May 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles

New World

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Dana

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Blue Mink - Banner Man

Freda Payne - Band Of Gold, Rock Me In The Cradle Of Love

Slade - Get Down And Get With It

Joe Brown

Jawbone

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Tom Paxton


Sunday 23rd May 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Lola Felana

Robert Goulet

ATV The Golden Shot

The Johnny Patrick Big Band

ITV All That Jazz

Nazareth Jazz


Monday 24th May 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

The Lennon Sisters

Edwin Hawkins Singers

BBC2 Guy Fletcher In Concert


Thursday 27th May 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

Hollies Hey Willy (repeat 13th May 1971)

John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again

Lou Christie Waco

Peter Noone Oh You Pretty Things (with David Bowie on piano?)

Stevie Wonder We Can Work It Out (repeat 28th January 1971)

Bruce Ruffin Rain (disc)

Medicine Head - Pictures In The Sky (live vocal over the record)

Neil Diamond I Am I Said

Osibisa Music For Gong Gong

Tami Lynn I'm Gonna Run Away From You (disc)

Tony Christie I Did What I Did For Maria (promo clip)

BBC2 Nana Mouskouri

No guests of interest in this edition

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

The Byrds


Friday 28th May 1971

BBC1 Mary Hopkin In The Land Of Books

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood!

Peter Noone – Standing On The Corner


Saturday 29th May 1971

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles

New World

BBC2 Late Night Line-Up

One Man’s Week: Kenny Everett

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Lulu ATV The Val Doonican Show

Anita Harris

Val Doonican

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

The Move - Tonight

Peter Noone - Oh You Pretty Things

Sandie Shaw - Power and the Glory

Dudley Moore and trio

Mirelle Mathieu

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno


Sunday 30th May 1971

BBC1 The Spinners 11:05 - 11:35 pm

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Ray Stevens, Lena Home

ATV The Golden Shot

Tony Christie

Anita Harris


Monday 31st May 1971 Bank Holiday

BBC1 The Rolf Harris Show

Shirley Bassey – Love Story

Dana - Today

The Breakaways

BBC2 Randy Newman In Concert 10:30 - 11:00 pm


Tuesday 1st June 1971

BBC1 Where Was Spring?

Ray Davies song

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Wednesday 2nd June 1971

BBC2 The Settlers 9:05 - 9:35 pm


Thursday 3rd June 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

Blue Mink Banner Man (repeat)

Gordon Lightfoot If You Could Read My Mind

Mungo Jerry Lady Rose

The Bee Gees How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Peter Noone Oh You Pretty Things (disc)

Stevie Wonder We Can Work It Out (disc)

Brewer & Shipley with Southern Comfort People Love Each Other

Tami Lynn I'm Gonna Run Away From You (promo clip)

Audience Eye To Eye, You're Not Smiling

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Hosted by Mike Raven

Assagai - I'm Comin' Back Home, Kondo

Mick Jagger in Ned Kelly movie article

Rhythm and blues development article

with clips of Ethel Waters, Leadbelly, Muddy Waters, Fats Domino, Joe Turner, Chuck Berry and Others.

Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup with Ron Skinner and Mel Wright That's alright

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe And Wise Show

Mary Hopkin – Jefferson

Ronnie Hilton


Friday 4th June 1971

BBC1 Mary Hopkin...

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood!

Peter Noone


Saturday 5th June 1971

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Nina

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Ken Dodd - When Love Comes Round Again

Lulu - Everybody's Gotta Clap

Marvin Welch and Farrar - Lady Of The Morning

Los Reales del Paraguay

Ginette Reno

J. Vincent Edwards

ATV Val Doonican Show

Julie Felix

Howard Keel

LWT Aquarius 10:15 - 11:15 pm

Country and Northern


Sunday 6th June 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Aretha Franklin

Tyne Tees Jake’s Scene

Jake Thackray at Swaledale

ATV The Golden Shot

Frank Ifield

Eartha Kitt

Yorkshire Stars On Sunday

Sandie Shaw


Monday 7th June 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show 6:35 - 7:20 pm

Bobbie Gentry

Carpenters

BBC1 The Spinners

Lulu

BBC2 Labi Siffre In Concert 10:40 - 11:10 pm


Tuesday 8th June 1971

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Wednesday 9th June 1971

BBC2 The Best In Country 8:50 - 9:20 pm

George Hamilton IV

The Hillsiders


Thursday 10th June 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:05 - 7:40 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Blue Mink Banner Man (promo)

Chairmen Of The Board Pay To The Piper, Chairman Of The Board

John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (repeat 27th May 1971)

Peter Noone Oh You Pretty Things (repeat)

Sandie Shaw Show Your Face

The Temptations Just My Imagination (disc)

Dana Today

Jonathan King Lazy Bones

Middle Of The Road Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (disc)

Richard Barnes Cold Water Morning

Dawn Knock Three Times (disc)

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Gordon Lightfoot

BBC2 Show of the Week: Nana Mouskouri

Tom Paxton

BBC2 Disco 2

Gordon Lightfoot


Friday 11th June 1971

BBC1 Mary Hopkin...

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood!

Peter Noone

Thames Zingalong

Gerry Marsden

Yorkshire The Sky’s The Limit

Mary Hopkin


Saturday 12th June 1971

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Rod McKeun

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Lulu

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Chairmen Of The Board

Dana

The Peddlers - Southern Woman, Walk On The Wild Side

Keith Michell

Stephane Grappelli

The Alan Clare Trio

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno

LWT Aquarius

Kenny Everett’s London

LWT The Party’s Moving On (repeat)

Julie Covington, Pete Atkin


Sunday 13th June 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Louis Armstrong

ATV The Golden Shot

Mary Hopkin – Let My Name Be Sorrow

The New Seekers


Monday 14th June 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Lennon Sisters

Friends of Distinction

BBC1 The Spinners

Esther Ofarim

BBC2 Gallagher And Lyle In Concert 10:40 - 11:00 pm


Tuesday 15th June 1971

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & he Dreamers


Wednesday 16th June 1971

BBC2 The Best In Country

George Hamilton IV

The Hillsiders


Thursday 17th June 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:00 - 7:25 pm

NB The length of the show gets reduced again

Host: Jimmy Savile

Sweet - Co Co (live vocal over record)

Peter Green - Heavy Heart

Tami Lynn - I'm Gonna Run Away From You (live)

Southern Comfort - I Sure Like Your Smile (live vocal)

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Don't Blame You At All (chart run down)

Three Dog Night - Joy To The World (Pan's People)

Julie Felix - Moonlight (live)

Mick Abrahams - Why Do You Do Me This Way (although guitars are plugged in the band might be miming) (LP spot)

Middle Of The Road - Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep number one (play out disc, audience dancing)

BBC1 Twenty Four Hours: Yesterday’s Men

Documentary about the Labour Party

Theme by Mike McGear

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe And Wise Show

Kiki Dee

Matt Monro

BBC2 Disco 2 10:10 - 10:35 pm

Loudon Wainwright III

Help Yourself

Ernie Graham


Friday 18th June 1971

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood!

Peter Noone

Thames Zingalong

Gerry Marsden


Saturday 19th June 1971

BBC1 Parkinson (first edition)

Marian Montgomery

BBC2 Meanwhile On BBC2

Esther Ofarim

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

The Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart, Gotta Get A Message To You

Nina

Sacha Distel

Freddie Starr

David Snell

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno

ATV The Val Doonican Show

The New Seekers


Sunday 20th June 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Peter Cowap

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

The Temptations

Lily Tomlin, Roger Miller

ATV The Golden Shot

Bruce Ruffin

Trio Athenee


Monday 21st June 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Cass Elliott & Dave Mason

The Association

BBC1 The Spinners

Françoise Hardy


Tuesday 22nd June 1971

Granada Out Front

The Alex Welsh Band

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & he Dreamers


Wednesday 23rd June 1971

BBC1 Frost Over America 9:20 - 10:00 pm

Bing Crosby

BBC2 The Best Of Country

George Hamilton IV

ITV Anything You Can Do

Ronnie Carroll


Thursday 24th June 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:35 – 8:15 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Middle Of The Road Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep

John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again

The Move Tonight

Mungo Jerry Lady Rose (repeat)

Paul McCartney Heart Of The Country (promo), Three Legs (promo)

Bob & Marcia Pied Piper

The Fortunes Here Comes That Rainy Day Feeling Again

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles I Don't Blame You At All (disc)

Greyhound Black & White (disc)

Hurricane Smith Don't Let It Die (promo clip)

Tin Tin Is That The Way

White Plains When You Are A King

Dave Clark 5 Won't You Be My Lady

BBC1 Stress With The Scaffold 11:10 - 11:35 pm

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Lulu

BBC2 Disco 2 11:00 pm to end

Iain Matthews

Stefan Grossman


Friday 25th June 1971

BBC1 The Virginian

The Heritage with Buffy Saint-Marie

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood

Peter Noone


Saturday 26th June 1971

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Vanity Fare

Davy Jones Hey Rainy Jane

The Tremeloes Hello Buddy

Val Doonican

Georgia Brown

Jackson and Jones

Los Zafiros

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno

ATV The Des O’Connor Show 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Connie Stevens

LWT Aquarius 10:15 - 11:15 pm

Adam Faith at work on the LWT series Budgie

The Second Beatles Illustrated Songbook article

Granada Royal Gala Performance (90 minutes)

NB Gala performance to celebrate the first Mersey tunnel

The Spinners

Frankie Vaughan

Gerry Marsden

Jackie and Bridie

Scaffold


Sunday 27th June 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Vanity Fare

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Modern Jazz Quintet

ATV The Golden Shot

The Fortunes

Dana


Monday 28th June 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

The Bee Gees

The Lennon Sisters

BBC1 The Spinners

Sandie Shaw & The Spinners My Old Man Said Follow The Van

ATV It’s Tarbuck (repeat)

Kenny Lynch

Lulu


Tuesday 29th June 1971

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & he Dreamers


Wednesday 30th June 1971

BBC2 The Best Of Country

George Hamilton IV

Salena Jones


Thursday 1st July 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:35 - 8:15 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Intro (Whole Lotta Love)

Lobo Me & You & A Dog Named Boo (chart run down)

Atomic Rooster - The Devil's Answer

Medicine Head - Pictures In The Sky (repeat of 27th May 1971)

Family - In My Own Time (live vocal over record)

Sweet - Co-Co (live vocal over the record)

Gilbert O'Sullivan - We Will (live)

Three Dog Night - Joy To The World (TOTP clip of people working in a field)

Greyhound - Black & White (live)

The Delfonics - La-La Means I Love You (live)

The Supremes & Four Tops - River Deep Mountain High (Pan's People)

Strawbs - The Hangman & The Papist (LP spot) (live vocal over record)

Middle Of The Road - Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (live vocal over record, over end credits) (repeat)

BBC2 The Morecambe And Wise Show

Paul Anka

Kenny Ball & The Jazzmen

BBC2 Disco 2 10:55 pm - end

Brewer and Shipley

BBC1 Stress With The Scaffold


Friday 2nd July 1971

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood

Peter Noone (regular)


Saturday 3rd July 1971

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

LWT Whittaker’s World Of Music

Hines Hines And Dad - Put A Little Love In Your Heart

Pickettywitch - That Summertime Feeling

Sandie Shaw - Power And Glory

Blue Mink

Nina

J. Vincent Edwards

Ginette Reno


Sunday 4th July 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

The Tremeloes

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Nancy Wilson

Claudine Longet

ATV The Golden Shot

White Plains


Monday 5th July 1971

BBC1 The Spinners

Judith Durham – Danny Boy, Waltzing Matilda (with The Spinners)

Thames Opportunity Knocks

Stuart Gillies


Tuesday 6th July 1971

BBC1 Pop Go The Movies 7:30 - 9:00 pm

The Beatles in Help!

Granada Out Front

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Wednesday 7th July 1971

BBC1 Sing Hi, Sing Lo 6:54 - 7:10 pm

Julie Felix

Hall & MacGregor

Magna Carta

BBC1 Frost Over America

Liza Minnelli

BBC2 One In Ten: Gordon Lightfoot 8:50 - 9:00 pm

Yorkshire Jokers Wild

Joe Brown


Thursday 8th July 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 7:50 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

T Rex - Get It On (live vocal over the record)

Middle Of The Road - Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (disc)

Curtis Mayfield Check Out Your Mind, Gypsy Woman

Lobo Me And You And A Dog Named Boo (TOTP film)

David Gates (Bread) If

The Move Tonight

The Temptations Just My Imagination (promo)

Dave & Ansil Collins Monkey Spanner (disc)

Froggatt The Singer

The Tremeloes Hello Buddy

BBC1 Stress: It’s No Life At All 11:30 - 11:55 pm (broadcast in black and white)

The Scaffold

BBC2 Tony Bennett Sings...With The London Philharmonic Orchestra 9:20 - 10:10 pm

Live at the Royal Albert Hall

BBC2 Disco 2 10:45 pm - end (final show)

Heaven


Friday 9th July 1971

BBC1 We Want To Sing 6:45 - 7:15 pm

The Mixtures (The Playhouse Theatre, Manchester)


Saturday 10th July 1971

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 The Harry Secombe Show

Sacha Distel

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

The New Faces


Sunday 11th July 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Christie

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

B B King

Bobby Darin

ATV The Golden Shot

Jonathan King

Sandie Shaw

LWT It’s Called God Rock 6:15 - 7:00 pm

Quintessence

Ashton, Gardner & Dyke

Radha Krishna Temple

LWT Square One 10:15 - 11:15 pm

Play with Paul Jones

LWT Music In The Round

John Mayer’s Indo Jazz


Monday 12th July 1971

BBC1 The Spinners 10:10 - 10:40 pm

Sandy Denny

Granada The Winners 10:10 - 10:40 pm

The Beatles in New York


Tuesday 13th July 1971

BBC1 Pop Goes The Movies 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Catch Us If You Can with The Dave Clark Five

Granada Out Front 11:15 - 11:50 pm

Steeleye Span, Fairport Convention


Wednesday 14th July 1971

BBC1 Sing Hi, Sing Lo

The McCalmans

Karen Young

The Pattersons

BBC2 One In Ten: Loudon Wainwright III 8:50 - 9:00 pm


Thursday 15th July 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 7:50 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Atomic Rooster Devil's Answer (disc)

Curved Air Back Street Luv

Fairport Convention Angel Delight, Instrumental Melody

Labi Siffre Get To The Country

Middle Of The Road Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (repeat)

Slade Get Down And Get With It

The Dave Clark Five - Won't You Be My Baby

T.Rex Get It On (disc)

The New Seekers Never Ending Song Of Love

The Rolling Stones Street Fighting Man (film clip)

The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Dusty Springfield

The Lennon Sisters

BBC1 Stress: On The Line

The Scaffold

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Morecambe and Wise Show

Design

Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch


Friday 16th July 1971

BBC1 We Want To Sing

Sandie Shaw

The Scaffold

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood

Peter Noone


Saturday 17th July 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu 8:00 - 8:45 pm (first in second series)

The Fellas

Mary Hopkin – Let My Name Be Sorrow, Prelude, & Lulu – Snowbird

BBC1 Parkinson

John Lennon and Yoko Ono interview

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 The Harry Secombe Show

Bobbie Gentry

Mason Williams

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

The New Faces


Sunday 18th July 1971

BBC2 The Flip Wilson Show

Diahann Carroll

ATV The Golden Shot

Marvin Welch and Farrar

Lovelace Watkins

Jonathan King


Monday 19th July 1971

BBC1 The Spinners

Flanders & Swann


Tuesday 20th July 1971

BBC1 Pop Go The Movies 7:30 - 8:00 pm

Everyday’s A Holiday

Thames A Kind Of Exile: Peggy Seeger 10:40 - 11:25 pm


Wednesday 21st July 1971

BBC1 Sing Hi, Sing Lo

The Pattersons

Cy Grant

BBC2 One In Ten: Livingstone Taylor

Yorkshire Calendar

Bardney Pop Festival with James Taylor, Tom Paxton


Thursday 22nd July 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 7:50 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile (Daily Mirror has the host as Tony Blackburn)

Atomic Rooster Devil's Answer (disc)

Bob Dylan Watching The River Flow (disc)

Family In My Own Time (repeat 1st July 1971)

Greyhound Black & White (film clip)

John Williams Good Morning Freedom, Cavatina

Mott The Hoople Midnight Lady

New World Tom Tom Turnaround

The Moody Blues The Story In Your Eyes, One More Time To Live, After You Came

T.Rex Get It On (repeat 8th July 1971)

The Supremes & The Four Tops River Deep Mountain High (disc)

BBC1 Stress with The Scaffold

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch


Friday 23rd July 1971

BBC1 We Want To Sing

The New Seekers

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood

Peter Noone

BBC2 Get the Drift

The Five Penny Piece


Saturday 24th July 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu

Dusty Springfield

Alan Price & Georgie Fame

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 The Harry Secombe Show

Clodagh Rodgers

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

LWT Aquarius 11:10 - 11:40 pm

Elton John - Mr Superfunk (repeat)


Sunday 25th July 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

Olivia Newton-John

Vince Hill


Monday 26th July 1971

BBC1 He Said, She Said (Mr & Mrs type game show)

Adam Faith

Vince Hill


Tuesday 27th July 1971

BBC1 Pop Go The Movies 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Up Jumped A Swagman

Granada Out Front

Mr Fox

The Natural Acoustic Band


Wednesday 28th July 1971

BBC1 Sing Hi Sing Lo

Alan Price

Cy Grant

Magna Carta

Gillian McPherson

BBC2 One In Ten: Jake Holmes

Yorkshire Jokers Wild

Joe Brown


Thursday 29th July 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 7:50 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

T Rex Get It On (repeat of 8 July 1971)

Bob Dylan Watching The River Flow (disc)

Elvis Presley Heartbreak Hotel (promo)

Slade Get Down And Get With It (disc)

Fame & Price Here & Now, That's How Strong My Love Is

New Seekers Never Ending Song Of Love (repeat 15th July 1971)

The Who Won't Get Fooled Again (repeat 15th July 1971) NB They were due to play two songs from their new album

Cat Stevens Moon Shadow

Buffy Sainte-Marie Soldier Blue

Shirley Bassey For All We Know

BBC1 The Good Old Days

Ronnie Hilton

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch

Clodagh Rodgers


Friday 30th July 1971

BBC1 We Want To Sing

Cindy Kent of The Settlers

BBC2 Get the Drift

The Five Penny Piece


Saturday 31st July 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu

Buffy Saint-Marie

Ashton Gardener & Dyke

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 The Harry Secombe Show

Mary Hopkin

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

LWT Aquarius

Documentary about reggae band The Marvels and their backing singers The Cimarrons with Alton Ellis and steel band Les Flambeaux


Sunday 1st August 1971

ATV The Golden Shot

The Settlers

The Roy Budd Trio


Tuesday 3rd August 1971

BBC1 Pop Go The Movies

What A Crazy World 7:35 - 9:00 pm

BBC1 Just Let The Notes Come Out Right... 9:20 - 10:10 pm

Louis Armstrong tribute


Wednesday 4th August 1971

BBC1 Sing Hi, Sing Lo

Alan Price & Georgie Fame, The Johnsons

Thames The Edward Woodward Hour

Nina


Thursday 5th August 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 7:55 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

Diana Ross I'm Still Waiting (promo)

Family In My Own Time

The James Gang Walk Away

Slade Get Down And Get With It (promo clip)

New Seekers Never Ending Song Of Love (disc)

Lance Le Gault Again

Atomic Rooster Devil's Answer (repeat 1st July 1971)

Chicory Tip Excuse Me Baby

Dawn What Are You Doing Sunday (disc)

John Williams Cavatina (repeat 22nd July 1971), Good Morning Freedom (repeat 22nd July 1971)

T.Rex Get It On

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles

ATV It’s Tarbuck

Kenny Lynch

Nina


Friday 6th August 1971

BBC1 Score With The Scaffold 4:55 - 5:25 pm

BBC1 We Want To Sing

Hosted by Dave Lee Travis


Saturday 7th August 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu

Gilbert O’Sullivan - We Will

The Dudley Moore Trio

Buddy Greco

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 Creedence Clearwater Revival 9:15 - 10:05 pm

Documentary

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens


Sunday 8th August 1971

BBC1 The Singing Stars: “New Cases”, movie starring Eartha Kitt

ATV The Golden Shot

The Tremeloes

New World


Monday 9th August 1971

BBC1 He Said, She Said

Matt Monro


Tuesday 10th August 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Richie Havens

The Lennon Sisters

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

The Sweet – CoCo

Miki Anthony – Sally Sunshine


Wednesday 11th August 1971

BBC2 One In Ten: Country Joe McDonald


Thursday 12th August 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

T Rex - Get It On (repeat of 8 July 1971)

Cliff Richard Flying Machine

Curtis Mayfield Move On Up (disc)

Elvis Presley Heartbreak Hotel (promo)

Gilbert O'Sullivan We Will (repeat 1st July 1971)

The Who Won't Get Fooled Again (disc)

Carole King It's Too Late

Dawn What Are You Doing Sunday (disc)

Pioneers Let Your Yeah Be Yeah

Paul Brett's Sage Goodbye Forever

The Delfonics La La Means I Love You (repeat 1st July 1971)

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles

ATV It’s Tarbuck (repeat)

Kenny Lynch

Matt Monro

Georgie Fame


Friday 13th August 1971

BBC1 Score With The Scaffold

BBC2 Get the Drift

The Five Penny Piece


Saturday 14th August 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu

The New Seekers

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens


Sunday 15th August 1971

LWT Man In The News 11:15 - 11:45 pm

Richard Neville of Oz magazine

ATV The Golden Shot

Gilbert O’Sullivan

Susan Maughan – I See A Rainbow

Granada Sunday Night Theatre: The Chaps

Georgia Brown (singer in acting role)

Granada Songs That Matter

Cy Grant


Monday 16th August 1971

Yorkshire Sez Les

The Skylarks


Tuesday 17th August 1971

BBC1 Pop Go The Movies 7:30 - 9:00 pm

I’ve Gotta Horse

Granada Lift Off 4:55 - 5:20 pm

Host: Ayshea

The Tremeloes

Ken Dodd

Mac & Katie Kissoon


Wednesday 18th August 1971

BBC2 One In Ten: Buffy Saint Marie


Thursday 19th August 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:10 - 7:50 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Diana Ross I’m Still Waiting (TOTP film)

George Harrison Bangla Desh (film clip)

Gilbert O'Sullivan We Will

New Seekers Never Ending Song Of Love

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May

Slade Get Down And Get With It (disc)

Bruce Ruffin Happy Family

Buffy Sainte-Marie Soldier Blue (repeat of 29th July 1971)

Curved Air Back Street Luv (repeat 15th July 1971)

McGuinness Flint Happy Birthday Ruthy Baby

Pioneers Let Your Yeah Be Yeah (disc)

Tams Hey Girl Don't Bother Me (disc)

BBC1 Judith Durham 10:05 - 10:35 pm

NB recorded at The Octagon Theatre, Bolton

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles

ATV It’s Tarbuck

content unknown


Friday 20th August 1971

BBC1 We Want To Sing

Pickettywitch

BBC1 Score With The Scaffold


Saturday 21st August 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu

Esther Ofarim

Jimmy Ruffin

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens


Sunday 22nd August 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Herman's Hermits

BBC1 Praise The Lord

Mary Hopkin - Cherry Tree Carol

ATV The Golden Shot

Malcolm Roberts


Monday 23rd August 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop 11:15 - 11:40 pm (repeat of 10th January 1971)

Elements Galore

ATV Harem Holiday 7:00 - 8:30 pm Elvis Presley movie

Yorkshire Sez Les

Dana


Tuesday 24th August 1971

BBC1 Starring Elvis: Change of Habit Elvis Presley movie

Granada Out Front

The Jack Bruce Band - Smiles and grins, Letter of thanks, How will I find you, You burned the tables on me, Powerhouse sod

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

The Move

The New Seekers

New World


Wednesday 25th August 1971

BBC1 One In Ten: Andy Roberts 10:25 - 10:35 pm


Thursday 26th August 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:10 - 7:50 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Diana Ross - I’m Still Waiting (disc)

Curtis Mayfield Move On Up (disc)

Family In My Own Time (repeat)

Marmalade Cousin Norman

Supremes Nathan Jones (disc)

Carole King It's Too Late (repeat)

Curved Air Back Street Luv

Ken Dodd Love Comes Round Again (promo clip)

Peddlers Have You Ever Been To Georgia

Pioneers Let Your Yeah Be Yeah

Tams Hey Girl Don't Bother Me (disc)

Gypsy Changes Coming

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Cass Elliott

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles


Friday 27th August 1971

BBC1 Score With The Scaffold (black and white)

BBC1 We Want To Sing

The Settlers


Saturday 28th August 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu

The Bee Gees

Vince Hill

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 TV Wonderland

International radio and television exhibition, Berlin

Shirley Bassey

Andy Williams

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens


Sunday 29th August 1971

BBC I'd Rather be Rich movie with Robert Goulet, Andy Williams

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show (repeat)

The Pipkins

BBC2 Rowan and Martin

Claudine Longet

ATV The Golden Shot

Lena Martell


Monday 30th August 1971 Bank Holiday

BBC1 Getaway With Cliff 7:15 - 8:00 pm

Shot at the Rose D’Or Song Festival, Antibes, France

Cliff Richard

Hank Marvin

Olivia Newton-John

Marvin Welch and Farrar

Severine

Yorkshire Sez Les

Frank Ifield – Beautiful Love

The Skylarks

Anita O’Day


Tuesday 31st August 1971

BBC1 Starring Elvis 7:35 - 9:00 pm

Love Me Tender

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

Marmalade – My Little One

Tony Blackburn – Chop Chop

Tears


Wednesday 1st September 1971

BBC1 Frost Over America 9:20 - 10:00 pm

The cast of ‘Hair’ including Ronnie Dyson


Thursday 2nd September 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:10 - 7:50 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

Diana Ross I'm Still Waiting (disc)

Engelbert Humperdinck Another Time Another Place

Gilbert O'Sullivan We Will (repeat)

James Taylor You've Got A Friend

Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood Did You Ever (promo)

Petula Clark The World Song

Supremes Nathan Jones (disc)

Middle Of The Road Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum

Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood Did You Ever (promo clip)

Shirley Bassey For All We Know (repeat 29th July 1971)

Tams Hey Girl Don't Bother Me (disc)

Daniel Boone Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast

Dawn What Are You Doing Sunday

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

Tina Charles

New World


Friday 3rd September 1971

BBC1 Score With The Scaffold (black and white)

BBC1 We Want To Sing

The New Seekers


Saturday 4th September 1971

BBC1 It’s Lulu 8:25 - 9:10 pm

Engelbert Humperdinck

The Hollies

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

BBC2 Neil Diamond 10:20 - 11:05 pm


Sunday 5th September 1971

BBC1 Lovelace Watkins In Sheffield 9:30 - 10:00 pm

ATV The Golden Shot

Labi Siffre

Petula Clark


Monday 6th September 1971

Yorkshire Sez Les

Alan Price & Georgie Fame

The Skylarks

Kathy Kirby


Tuesday 7th September 1971

BBC1 Starring Elvis 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Tickle Me Elvis Presley movie

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

Sweet – Funny Funny

Keith Field & Luke Wilson

Chicory Tip – Excuse Me Baby

Pickettywitch

Granada Out Front 11:30 - 12:05 am

Cat Stevens - Moonshadow, Where Do The Children Play, The Longer Boats, Tuesday's Dead, Lisa Sad Lisa, Hard Headed Woman, Father and Son


Wednesday 8th September 1971

BBC1 Stars from Scotland

Lena Martell

BBC2 One In Ten: James Taylor 8:50 - 9:00 pm


Thursday 9th September 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:10 - 7:50 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Andy Williams You've Got A Friend (promo)

CCS Tap Turns On The Water (disc)

Diana Ross I'm Still Waiting (disc)

Hot Chocolate I Believe

Marmalade Cousin Norman

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May (disc)

Carole King It's Too Late (disc)

Curved Air Back Street Luv (repeat)

Jimmy Ruffin On The Way Out On The Way In

Middle Of The Road Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum (repeat 2nd September 1971)

Shirley Bassey For All We Know

The Fortunes Freedom Come Freedom Go

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles


Friday 10th September 1971

BBC1 Score With The Scaffold

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood!

Peter Noone


Saturday 11th September 1971

BBC1 Presenting Lena Martell

The Pattersons

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

The Roy Budd Trio

BBC2 Mary Travers Sings 10:05 - 10:50 pm

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens


Sunday 12th September 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Pickettywitch

BBC2 Rowan and Martin

Dinah Shore

ATV The Golden Shot

The David Snell Trio

The Peddlers

Kenny Lynch


Monday 13th September 1971

BBC1 The Anatomy Of Pop 11:15 - 11:40 pm

The Disc

George Martin

Bronco

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Clodagh Rodgers


Tuesday 14th September 1971

BBC1 The Andy Williams Show

Elton John

Cass Elliott


Wednesday 15th September 1971

BBC2 One In Ten: Sandy Denny 8:00 - 8:10 pm

Northstar Grassman, Crazy Lady Blues, Late November


Thursday 16th September 1971

BBC1 Blue Peter

Ringo Starr talks about his furniture company

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

The Tams Hey Girl Don’t Bother Me (disc)

CCS Tap Turns On The Water (disc)

Hot Chocolate I Believe

Marmalade Cousin Norman (disc)

Mungo Jerry You Don't Have To Be In The Army To Fight In The War

Johnny Pearson Orchestra Sleepy Shores

Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood Did You Ever (promo)

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May (repeat 19th August 1971)

The Supremes Nathan Jones (disc)

Clodagh Rodgers Lady Love Bug

Daniel Boone Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast

Autumn My Little Girl

BBC2 Show of the Week: The Two Ronnies

New World

Tina Charles


Friday 17th September 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family 5:20 - 5:44 pm (first episode)

David Cassidy in all episode

Johnny Cash

ATV The Persuaders (first episode)

Theme by John Barry


Saturday 18th September 1971

BBC1 Presenting Lena Martell 11:20 - 11:50 pm

No guests of interest in this edition

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Shirley Bassey

The Roy Budd Trio

BBC2 Come September Bobby Darin movie

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

Buddy Greco

BBC2 Diana! 9:00 - 9:50 pm

Diana Ross special with The Jackson Five

ITV News

Oval Pop Festival report


Sunday 19th September 1971

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show 7:25 - 8:10 pm

Anita Harris

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen

ATV The Golden Shot

No musical guests of interest in this edition

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Lovelace Watkins


Tuesday 21st September 1971

BBC2 The Andy Williams Show

content unknown

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test (first edition)

NB possibly Ian Whitcomb interviewing Jack Good

Host: No host as Richard Williams missed the first show due to his honeymoon, so voice-overs from show producer Mike Appleton are used

Celluloid Rock at the NFT with clips of - Bob Dylan - Maggie’s Farm (Festival), Jimi Hendrix - Wild Thing (Monterey Pop Festival), Clyde McPhatter - You'll Be There (Mr Rock N Roll)

Lesley Duncan – Sing Children Sing

America – Riverside, Children

Tom Paxton – interviewed by Ian Whitcomb

Alice Cooper – Hallowed By Thy Name (Filmfinders clips)

Alice Stuart – Full Time Woman (Filmfinders clips)


Thursday 23rd September 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7.25 - 8.00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

The Tams - Hey Girl Don’t Bother Me (disc)

Engelbert Humperdinck Another Time Another Place (repeat 2nd September 1971)

Jethro Tull Life Is A Long Song (promo)

Marmalade Cousin Norman (disc)

Mungo Jerry You Don't Have To Be In The Army To Fight In The War (disc)

Elgins Put Yourself In My Place

Fortunes Freedom Come Freedom Go (repeat 9th September 1971)

Cat Stevens Moon Shadow (repeat 29th July 1971)

Middle Of The Road Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum (repeat 2nd September 1971)

Carpenters Help, Superstar

Granada Newsday

Gene Vincent - Sunday Morning Coming Down


Friday 24th September 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family

BBC1 Under And Over

The Bachelors


Saturday 25th September 1971

BBC1 Presenting Lena Martell

Alex Welch Jazz Band

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Engelbert Humperdinck

Daliah Lavi

The Roy Budd Trio

BBC1 Glen Campbell 9:10 - 10:00 pm (repeat)

Bobbie Gentry

ATV The Des O’Connor Show

Connie Stevens

George Chisholm


Sunday 26th September 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Deep Feeling

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Design

ATV The Golden Shot

Sons and Lovers

Nina


Monday 27th September 1971

BBC1 Anatomy Of Pop

2: The New Tribes

Richard Neville, Graham Martin, Nigel Fountain


Tuesday 28th September 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:00 pm to end

Host: Richard Williams (for the rest of the series)

Heads Hands and Feet – Warming Up the Band, Song For Suzie

Bridget St John

Rock at the NFT clips part two –

Little Richard - Whole Lotta Shakin'

Jerry lee Lewis - Great Balls of Fire

Cream - Sunshine of Your Love


Wednesday 29th September 1971

BBC2 One In Ten: Ralph McTell


Thursday 30th September 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

The Tams - Hey Girl Don’t Bother Me (disc)

Bay City Rollers Keep On Dancing

James Taylor You've Got A Friend (repeat 2nd September 1971)

Mungo Jerry You Don't Have To Be In The Army To Fight In The War

Rod Stewart & The Faces (and John Peel) Maggie May (live vocals over the record)

Bruce Channel Read The Signs

Middle Of The Road Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum (promo clip)

Redbone Witch Queen Of New Orleans (disc)

Shirley Bassey For All We Know (repeat)

Seatrain Marblehead Messenger

Titanic Sultana (disc)

BBC2 Show of the Week: Mantovani and his Concert Orchestra

Vince Hill


Friday 1st October 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family

BBC1 Under And Over

The Bachelors

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Thelma Houston

Osibisa


Saturday 2nd October 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: When Mother Gets Married 5:10 - 5:45 pm

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Nana Mouskouri

The Roy Budd Trio

BBC1 Presenting Lena Martell

Alan Price & Georgie Fame

BBC2 Carole King In Concert 10:15 - 10:50 pm


Sunday 3rd October 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show (repeat)

Men

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Cilla Black – Close To You

Ronnie Carroll

Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen

BBC2 Rowan and Martin

Roger Miller

Claudine Longet

ATV The Golden Shot

Hall and MacGregor


Monday 4th October 1971

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Mary Hopkin


Tuesday 5th October 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:55 - 11:25 pm

Cat Stevens – If I Laugh, Changes IV

Jack Bruce Band

Ten Wheel Drive – I Got Out Of Jail (Filmfinders clip)

Janis Ian – He’s A Rainbow

Ian Whitcomb


Wednesday 6th October 1971

BBC2 One In Ten: Turley Richards 8:00 - 8:10 pm


Thursday 7th October 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Aretha Franklin Spanish Harlem (disc)

Four Tops Simple Game (disc)

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May (repeat)

Sweet Alexander Graham Bell

Canned Heat Long Way From L.A.

Fortunes Freedom Come Freedom Go (repeat 9th September 1971)

The Tams - Hey Girl Don't Bother Me (live) singer in background seems unaware of what to do and disappears before the end

Cat Stevens Moon Shadow (film clip)

Daniel Gerrard Butterfly

Olivia Newton-John Banks Of The Ohio

Titanic Sultana


Friday 8th October 1971

BBC1 Under And Over

The Bachelors

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Thelma Houston

Tom Paxton


Saturday 9th October 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: Love at First Slight

BBC1 The Generation Game

Clodagh Rodgers

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Carpenters

BBC1 Presenting Lena Martell

Tom Paxton


Sunday 10th October 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Clive Dunn (Grandad?)

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Mrs Mills

Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen

ATV The Golden Shot

The Fortunes

Friday Brown

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Lovelace Watkins


Monday 11th October 1971

Thames The David Nixon Magic Box

The Beverley Sisters

Thames The Glory Of Love 12:00 am to end (each day)

Johnny Silvo

Granada Johnny Cash In San Quentin 11:00 - 11:50 pm


Tuesday 12th October 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:55 pm - end

Lindisfarne – Meet Me On The Corner, Fog On The Tyne

Wishbone Ash – Vas Dis, Jail Bait

The Who – My Generation (Woodstock)

Ian Whitcomb

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 13th October 1971

Granada Lift Off 4:55 - 5:25 pm

Host: Ayshea with Wally Whyton (as the voice of Ollie Beak)

Jackie Lee – Rupert

White Plains


Thursday 14th October 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 8:00 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May (repeat)

Aretha Franklin Spanish Harlem (disc)

Bay City Rollers Keep On Dancing (repeat 30th September 1971)

Redbone Witch Queen Of New Orleans (disc)

Elvis Presley I'm Leavin' (disc)

The Move Chinatown

Joan Baez The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (disc)

Middle Of The Road Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum (repeat 2nd September 1971)

Vince Hill Look Around

Richie Havens Here Comes The Sun

Carpenters Superstar


Friday 15th October 1971

BBC1 Under And Over

The Bachelors

BBC1 Tommy Steele in Search of Charlie Chaplin (repeat)

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Thelma Houston

Gilbert O’Sullivan


Saturday 16th October 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: Danny and the Mob 5:10 - 5:35 pm

BBC1 The Generation Game

Vince Hill

Emperor Rosko

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Vicki Leandros

BBC1 Loving You Elvis Presley movie

BBC1 Braden’s Week

Jake Thackray

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Gilbert O'Sullivan


Sunday 17th October 1971

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show (repeat)

Simon Plug and Grimes

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Nina

The Pattersons

Kenny Ball & his Jazzmen

BBC2 One Man’s Week: John Tavener 11:00 - 11:30 pm

ATV The Golden Shot

The Mixtures

Roger Whittaker

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

The Bachelors


Monday 18th October 1971

Thames The David Nixon Magic Box

Lois Lane


Tuesday 19th October 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11: 00 pm - end

Stone The Crows – Big Jim Slater, Faces

Loudon Wainwright III

Ian Whitcomb

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 20th October 1971

Granada Lift Off 4:44 - 5: 20 pm

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea – Snowbird

Vanity Fare

Billy J Kramer

Flying Machine


Thursday 21st October 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Elvis Presley I'm Leaving (film clip)

Slade Coz I Luv U

New Seekers Good Old Fashioned Music

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May

Al Green Tired Of Being Alone (disc)

Titanic Sultana (Pan's People)

Scott English Brandy

Fortunes Freedom Come Freedom Go

Scott Walker I Still See You

Redbone Witch Queen Of New Orleans (disc)

Daniel Gerrard Butterfly (repeat 7th October 1971)


Friday 22nd October 1971

BBC1 Ask Aspel

Cliff Richard

BBC1 Under And Over

The Bachelors


Saturday 23rd October 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: The Memory Lingers On

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Vera Lynn

The New Seekers

George Hamilton IV


Sunday 24th October 1971

BBC2 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Jack Jones

Sheila Southern

Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen

ATV The Golden Shot

Petula Clark


Monday 25th October 1971

Thames David Nixon’s Magic Box

Vince Hill


Tuesday 26th October 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:05 pm - end

Buffy Saint Marie –

Day of Phoenix- If You Ask Me, Chicken Skin

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris

Border The Sound Of

George Chisholm


Wednesday 27th October 1971

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

Sweet – Alexander Graham Bell

Labi Siffre – It Must Be Love

Roger Whittaker

Ayshea – I’m Into Something Good

Thames Max Bygraves

Nina


Thursday 28th October 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

Bay City Rollers Keep On Dancing (disc)

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May (repeat)

Tom Jones Till (promo)

Al Green Tired Of Being Alone (film clip)

Slade Coz I Luv U (disc)

Elgins Put Yourself In My Place (repeat 23rd September 1971)

Lesley Duncan Sing Children Sing

Richard Harris My Boy

Olivia Newton-John Banks Of The Ohio (repeat 7th October 1971)

Titanic Sultana (repeat)

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Mantovani and His Concert Orchestra

with Esther Ofarim

Granada Cinema 9:30 - 9:50 pm

with Johnny Cash


Friday 29th October 1971

BBC2 The Goodies: The Stolen Musicians

with Cilla Black

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Manitas de Plata


Saturday 30th October 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: Did You Hear The One About Danny Partridge?

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

The Roy Budd Trio


Sunday 31st October 1971

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Tom Jones – Exactly Like You

Design

ATV The Golden Shot

NB 200th edition, Live from Warwick Castle

Scott Walker

Clodgah Rodgers

Petula Clark

Kenny Lynch


Tuesday 2nd November 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 pm - end

Family – Spanish Tide, Between Blue and Me

Ralph McTell

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 3rd November 1971

Granada Lift Off 4:55 - 5:20 pm

Host: Ayshea, with co-host Jack Wild

Jack Wild – Everything Is Coming Up Roses

Union Express

ATV The Val Doonican Show

No guests of interest in this edition


Thursday 4th November 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Rod Stewart & The Faces Maggie May (repeat)

Cliff Richard Sing A Song Of Freedom

Four Tops Simple Game

Slade Coz I Luv U

Springwater I Will Return (film clip)

The Move Chinatown

The Who Let's See Action (disc)

Newbeats Run Baby Run (disc)

Vince Hill Look Around

The Tremeloes Too Late To Be Saved

The Who Let's See Action (disc)


Friday 5th November 1971

BBC2 Comedy Tonight From the Talk Of The Town

The Barron Knights

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Thelma Houston

Collesseum


Saturday 6th November 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: This Is My Song

BBC1 Cilla (first edition)

Cilla Black

Cliff Richard

BBC2 Carpenters 9:00 - 9:50 pm

Tony Joe White

BBC1 Braden’s Week

Jake Thackray – Molly Metcalfe


Sunday 7th November 1971

BBC2 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Ronnie Hilton

Mary Hopkin

BBC2 One Man’s Week: Ron Geesin 11:20 - 11:50 pm

BBC2 Comedy Tonight: from The Talk of the Town

The Dallas Boys

ATV The Golden Shot

Gene Pitney

Cleo Laine


Tuesday 9th November 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:05 – end

Host: Richard Williams

Alice Cooper – Under My Wheels, Is It My Body?

Yoko Ono – Mrs Lennon (promo clip)

Don Everly – interview

Isaac Hayes – Shaft (movie clip)

Gordon Giltrap – Starting All Over, Catfish Blues

Ian Whitcomb

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 10th November 1971

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

Peter Noone

The Delmonts

Miki Anthony


Thursday 11th November 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

NB The 400th show

Host: Tony Blackburn, Jimmy Savile

NB Sandie Shaw, Clive Dunn, Alan Price make guest appearances for the anniversary

Slade Coz I Luv U

Cilla Black Something Tells Me

Diana Ross Surrender (Pan’s People)

John Kongos Tokoloshe Man

The Move Chinatown (repeat)

The Piglets Johnny Reggae (disc)

Tom Jones Till (disc)

Clodagh Rodgers Lady Love Bug (repeat 16th September 1971)

Dana Isn't It A Pity

The Newbeats Run Baby Run (disc)

Cher Gypsies Tramps & Thieves (TOTP film)

Olivia Newton-John Banks Of The Ohio


Friday 12th November 1971

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Thelma Houston

Georgie Fame & Alan Price


Saturday 13th November 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family 5:05 - 5:30 pm

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

The Supremes - Nathan Jones

BBC2 James Taylor In Concert 9:05 - 9:50 pm


Sunday 14th November 1971

BBC1 Omnibus 9:55 - 10:00 pm

Duke Ellington and His Orchestra

BBC1 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Esther Ofarim

Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen

ATV The Golden Shot

The Hermits


Tuesday 16th November 1971

BBC1 That Funny Feeling 1965 Bobby Darin movie

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:55 pm - end

200 Motels special – interview with Frank Zappa and ‘making of‘ footage

Jean Luc Ponty

ATV Viva Las Vegas Elvis movie

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 17th November 1971

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

Cliff Richard – Sing A Song Of Freedom

The Hermits – She’s A Lady

Louisa Jane White

Rockin’ Horse – Biggest Gossip In Town (The Feet)

Autumn – My Little Girl (The Feet)


Thursday 18th November 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: 'Percy' Savile

Intro (Whole Lotta Love)

John Kongos Tokoloshe Man (disc and chart run-down)

Jason & Gerome - Santa Monica Sunshine (live)

T.Rex - Jeepster (played over a concert clip)

Olivia Newton-John - Banks Of The Ohio (live) (repeat)

Gilbert O'Sullivan - No Matter How I Try (live vocal over the record)

The Piglets - Johnny Reggae (TOTP made animation)

Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love (live)

The Who - Let's See Action (Pan’s People)

Cliff Richard - Sing A Song Of Freedom (repeat of 4th November 1971)

Slade - Coz I Luv U number one (live vocal over the record) (repeat)

Cher - Gypsies Tramps and Thieves (play out record)

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Gladys Knight & The Pips

Esther Ofarim


Friday 19th November 1971

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Thelma Houston

Tom Paxton


Saturday 20th November 1971

BBC1 The Partridge Family: Star Quality

BBC1 Cilla

NB this edition was recorded in Berlin

Cilla Black

Sacha Distel

BBC1 Braden’s Week

Jake Thackray

BBC2 West Side Stories 8:20 - 9:05 pm

Two views of New York

The Outsider (Jonathan Miller), The Insider (Patti Smith)

BBC2 Laura Nyro In Concert 9:50- 10:25 pm

LWT Top Twenty Special 6:00 - 7:00 pm

The Dougie Squires Second Generation

John Kongos – Tokoloshe Man

Mungo Jerry - You Don't Have To Be in the Army

Richard Harris - My Boy

Gilbert O'Sullivan – Matrimony, No Matter How I Try

Blue Mink – Sunday

Val Doonican - Sleepy Eyes

Madeleine Bell - Spanish Harlem

Wei Wei Wong – The Ping Pong Song


Sunday 21st November 1971

BBC2 Comedy Tonight

The Temperance Seven

LWT The Royal Variety Performance 7:55 - 10:15 pm

Lovelace Watkins

Sacha Distel

The Young Generation

The New Seekers

ATV The Golden Shot

Tony Christie


Tuesday 23rd November 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:50 pm to end

Alice Stuart - Full Time Woman, Freedom's The Sound, Highway (untransmitted)

Fanny – interview

Redwing

Ian Whitcomb

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 24th November 1971

Granada Lift Off

Host: Ayshea

Gene Pitney

The Move

Olivia Newton John

Sacharrin – Sugar Sugar (The Feet)


Thursday 25th November 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Ed Stewart

Slade Coz I Luv U (repeat)

Cilla Black Something Tells Me

Diana Ross Surrender (disc)

John Kongos Tokoloshe Man

Deep Purple Fireball (disc)

Doors Riders On The Storm (promo clip)

The Newbeats Run Baby Run (disc)

Val Doonican Morning

Dave Clark & Friends Draggin' The Line

Mary Travers The Song Is Love

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show

Olivia Newton-John

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

Vince Hill


Friday 26th November 1971

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Osibisa

Manitas de Plata


Saturday 27th November 1971

BBC1 Cilla

NB Recorded in Stockholm for midsummer's day. There are also sequences filmed in Norway and Finland.

Cilla Black

Ringo Starr – It Don’t Come Easy, The Snowman Song (with Cilla and Basil Brush)

BBC1 Braden’s Week

Jake Thackray – Lah Di Dah

BBC2 Cat Stevens In Concert 9:50 - 10:30 pm


Sunday 28th November 1971

BBC2 The Morecambe and Wise Show

Design

Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen

BBC2 Comedy Tonight

The Black Abbotts

ATV The Golden Shot

Dana

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Lovelace Watkins


Tuesday 30th November 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:50 pm to end

The Move – Words of Aaron, Ella James

Emitt Rhodes – Really Wanted You, Love Will Stone You

Little Richard – Lucille (clip from Sweet Toronto)


Wednesday 1st December 1971

Granada Lift Off

Dawn

Raving Rupert

Rescue Company No.1

Granada Open Night

Godspell at the Roundhouse, London


Thursday 2nd December 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile (and Percy, his 'brother')

Isaac Hayes Shaft (disc with chart run-down)

Middle Of The Road - Soley Soley (live vocal over the record)

Benny Hill - Ernie (promo clip)

Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo (live)

The Bachelors - Diamonds Are Forever (live)

Deep Purple - Fireball (Pan's People)

Fame & Price - Follow Me (live vocal over the record)

Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love (live)

The Supremes & The Four Tops - You Gotta Have Love In Your Heart (live)

Slade - Coz I Luv U (repeat, same as 18th November)

Cher - Gypsies Tramps and Thieves (play out record over end credits)

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Wilma Reading

George Hamilton IV


Friday 3rd December 1971

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Randy Newman


Saturday 4th December 1971

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

The New Seekers

BBC2 Lesley Duncan In Concert 10:00 - 10:35 pm


Sunday 5th December 1971

BBC1 Omnibus: Instant Nostalgia

Documentary about the Glenn Miller sound

BBC1 Parkinson

Marion Montgomery

BBC2 The Morecambe And Wise Show

Kiki Dee

Matt Monro

BBC2 Comedy Tonight

The Barron Knights

ATV The Golden Shot

No musical guests of interest in this edition, but hostess for the month is Ayshea Brough from Lift Off

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

The Beverley Sisters

Lovelace Watkins


Tuesday 7th December 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 pm - end

Fanny - You're The One, Special Care

Andy Pratt – Wet Day (Filmfinders clip)

The Mamas and The Papas live at Monterey International Pop Festival clip

Isaac Hayes - Good Love 6-9669 (Filmfinders clip)

Elton John – Tiny Dancer, All The Nasties

Elton John & Bernie Taupin - interview

The Rolling Stones – Honky Tonk Women (live clip)


Wednesday 8th December 1971

Granada Lift Off

Tony Christie

New World

Charlie Drake - Puck Wudgie (The Feet)


Thursday 9th December 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

John Kongos - Tokoloshe Man (live vocals) (repeat)

The Congregation - Softly Whispering I Love You (live)

Gilbert O'Sullivan - No Matter How I Try (repeat 18th November)

Isaac Hayes - Theme from 'Shaft' (Pan's People)

Barry Ryan - Can't Let You Go (probably singing live over the record)

Marmalade - Back On The Road

Petula Clark - I Don't Know How To Love Him

Deep Purple - Fireball (disc)

Benny Hill - Ernie (promo clip)

T.Rex - Jeepster (disc)

Val Doonican - Morning (repeat)

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Lulu

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn

Peter Noone

Roger Webb

Design


Friday 10th December 1971

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Marsha Hunt


Saturday 11th December 1971

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Roger Cook & Roger Greenaway

BBC2 Jimmy Webb In Concert 9:50 - 10:35 pm


Sunday 12th December 1971

BBC2 The Morecambe And Wise Show

Frank Ifield

The Settlers

BBC2 Comedy Tonight

The Grumbelweeds

ATV The Golden Shot

The New Seekers

Anita Harris

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Eartha Kitt


Monday 13th December 1971

BBC1 The Best of Baxter

Georgie Fame


Tuesday 14th December 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 pm - end

Uriah Heep – Look At Yourself, I Wanna Be Free

Colin Blunstone – Misty Roses, Say You Don’t Mind

Jimi Hendrix – Star Spangled Banner (film clip)

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 15th December 1971

Granada Lift Off

The Tremeloes

Chicory Tip

Harry H Corbett – Harry You Love Her

Thames This Is Your Life: Sacha Distel


Thursday 16th December 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Benny Hill Ernie (promo clip)

Cilla Black Something Tells Me (repeat)

Elvis Presley I Just Can't Help Believing (promo)

Supremes & The Four Tops You Gotta Have Love In Your Heart (disc)

Deep Purple Fireball

Jonathan King Hooked On A Feeling

Middle Of The Road Soley Soley (repeat 2nd December 1971)

New World Kara Kara

Shirley Bassey Diamonds Are Forever

T.Rex Jeepster (disc)

Johnny Pearson Orchestra Sleepy Shores

BBC1 The Harry Secombe Show (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Cilla Black

Labi Siffre

Thames One Point of View

Discussion about rock-musical Godspell


Friday 17th December 1971

BBC1 Never Let Go 1961 movie Adam Faith

ATV The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

Randy Newman


Saturday 18th December 1971

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

The Bachelors

BBC1 Braden’s Week

Jake Thackray

BBC2 Gilbert O’Sullivan In Concert 9:50 - 10:25 pm


Sunday 19th December 1971

BBC2 The Morecambe And Wise Show

Susan Maughan

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen

BBC2 Comedy Tonight

Bob Kerr

ATV The Golden Shot

Blue Milk

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Nina


Monday 20th December 1971

BBC1 The Spinners at the Phil

BBC1 The Best of Baxter

Salena Jones


Tuesday 21st December 1971

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:55 pm - end

Gerry Rafferty – Can I Have My Money Back

Alexis Korner

Thames Anita in Jumbleland

Anita Harris


Wednesday 22nd December 1971

Granada Lift Off

The Berries - possibly Don't Be Cruel

The Sweet - Funny Funny, Alexander Graham Bell, Co Co

Tiger Sue

Marmalade - Get Back On The Road (The Feet)


Thursday 23rd December 1971

no Top Of The Pops

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Vera Lynn and The Young Generation

John Denver


Friday 24th December 1971 Christmas Eve

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 7:30 - 8:15 pm (first in third series)

Cliff Richard - We Can Work It Out, I'm Just A Little Tin Solider, Sing A Song Of Freedom

Olivia Newton-John

The Flirtations

The New Seekers - I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing

Labi Siffre

Thames Anita in Jumbleand

Anita Harris

ATV Christmas Lift Off 10:30 - 11:00 am

Middle of the Road - Soley Soley

Jack Wild - Punch and Judy

Kim Jones

ATV The Val Doonican Show

No guests of interest in this edition


Saturday 25th December 1971 Christmas Day

BBC1 Top Of The Pops ‘71 part one 2:15 - 3:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

T Rex - Hot Love

CCS Tap Turns On The Water (Pan’s People)

Dave Edmunds I Hear You Knocking

Gilbert O'Sullivan Nothing Rhymed

Mungo Jerry Baby Jump (repeat)

The Supremes Stoned Love (repeat 4th February 1971)

Clive Dunn Grandad

Mixtures The Pushbike Song (repeat 28th January 1971)

Dawn Knock Three Times (probably crowd dancing)

Gilbert O'Sullivan Nothing Rhymed

Middle Of The Road Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep

Procol Harum A Whiter Shade Of Pale (repeat 26th December 1967)

Dave & Ansil Collins Double Barrel (repeat 29th April 1971)

BBC1 Aladdin 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Pantomime

Cilla Black - Long Time No See, Wonderful World, Sing A Rainbow, Something Tells Me

BBC1 Christmas Night With The Stars 6:40 - 8:00 pm

Engelbert Humperdinck

Lulu

The New Seekers

BBC1 The Morecambe And Wise Christmas Show

Shirley Bassey – Diamonds Are Forever

ATV Christmas Singalong 1:00 - 2:00 pm

The Bachelors

Sacha Distel

LWT The Variety of Reg Varney

Richard Barnes

ITV Mike and Bernie’s All Star Christmas Comedy Carnival 6:08 - 8:35 pm


Sunday 26 December 1971

BBC1 Wildlife Spectacular

Adam Faith

BBC2 Perry Como In Person

NB Cut by five minutes to fit the schedule

ATV The Golden Shot Christmas Crackshots

Mary Hopkin – Water Paper And Clay

Severine

Yorkshire Stars on Christmas Sunday

Petula Clark

Shirley Bassey

The Beverley Sisters


Monday 27th December 1971

BBC1 A Hard Day’s Night 9:40 - 11:05 pm

The Beatles

BBC1 Top Of The Pops ‘71 part two 4:35 - 5:15 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Theme: not known, probably Johnny Pearson, similar to Topsy Popsy

T Rex - Get It On (Elton John on piano) (live vocal over the record)

The Tams - Hey Girl Don't Bother Me (repeat of 7th October 1971)

Benny Hill - Ernie (TOTP film)

Slade - Coz I Luv You (live vocal over the record)

George Harrison - My Sweet Lord (Pan’s People)

Rolling Stones Brown Sugar (repeat 15th April 1971)

Ashton, Gardner, & Dyke - Resurrection Shuffle (live vocal) Tony Ashton forgets the lyrics of their only hit

Diana Ross - I’m Still Waiting (TOTP film of dancer over old paintings)

The New Seekers - Never Ending Song Of Love (live)

Rod Stewart & The Faces with John Peel - Maggie May (repeat 30th September 1971)

Closing credits to the same music from the intro

BBC1 Petula... And Friends 9:30 - 10:20 pm

Petula Clark

Tyne Tees Happy Sounds

Ray Fell

Julie Rogers


Tuesday 28th December 1971

BBC1 Presenting Keith Michell

Marion Montgomery

Nina

BBC1 Festival Of Entertainment and Show Business 11:00 - 12:00 am

Loretta Lynn

Buffy Saint Marie

George Hamilton IV

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:15 pm - end

Roy Young – Rag Mama Rag, Wild Country Wine

Andy Roberts

Lesley Duncan – Chain Of Love


Wednesday 29th December 1971

Granada Lift Off

Ken Dodd – This Is Our Dance

Gilbert O'Sullivan

Mac and Katie Kissoon


Thursday 30th December 1971

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:25 - 8:00 pm (edition 408)

Host: Ed Stewart

Into (Whole Lotta Love)

Tony Christie - Amarillo (chart run-down)

The Congregation - Softly Whispering I Love You (live)

Johnny Pearson Orchestra - Sleepy Shores (live) (plus clip of TOTP film)

The New Seekers - I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing (live)

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra - Theme From The Onedin Line (footage of ship)

B J Arnau - I Wanna Go Back There Again (live)

Neil Reid - Mother Of Mine (live)

Barbra Streisand - Stoney End (Pan's People aboard HMS Triumph, moored in Mombasa, Kenya) NB This track has been a hit earlier in the year

Val Doonican - Morning (live)

Benny Hill - Ernie (TOTP film)

T.Rex Jeepster (playout disc with audience and Pan's People)

BBC1 The Dean Martin Show 10:50 - 11:40 pm

Frank Sinatra


Friday 31st December 1971 New Year’s Eve

BBC1 The Partridge Family: The Red Woodloe Story 2:50 - 3:15 pm

BBC1 Top Of The Year: Variety Club Show Business Awards for 1971

Tony Blackburn, Murray Head

BBC1 Tom Jones Up Close 8:15 - 9:00 pm

The Blossoms, The Treorchy Male Voice Choir

BBC1 What’s New Pussycat? Movie with Tom Jones theme and Manfred Mann etc

LWT Bunny Lake Is Missing movie with The Zombies


Also this year…

BBC1 Songs of Praise (December) Mary Hopkin – Mary Had A Baby, Cherry Tree Carol

ITV Cadbury’s chocolate ad with Blue Mink song

BBC1 24 Hours

Article about bootlegging with Peter Grant, Yoko Ono with John Lennon in a bag, Steve O'Rourke (Pink Floyd manager)