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1974


Tuesday 1st January 1974

BBC1 Shirley Bassey

At the Royal Albert Hall

Thames Looks Familiar

Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson


Wednesday 2nd January 1974

The early close down continues

BBC2 Colour My Soul (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Madeline Bell, Jimmy Helms, Doris Troy

BBC2 Richie Havens In Concert

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Ken Dodd – I Found You

Dana – Corner of the Sky

Magic Bus

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Mr Acker Bilk and his Paramount Jazzband

Design

Anita Harris


Thursday 3rd January 1974

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

Hosts: Dave Lee Travis, Johnnie Walker (Johnnie Walker not listed in Daily Mirror)

Cozy Powell Dance With The Devil

Robert Knight Love On A Mountain Top

Leo Sayer The Show Must Go On

Mud Tiger Feet

Andy Williams Solitaire (repeat)

Faces Pool Hall Richard (repeat)

New Seekers You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me (disc)

Roy Wood Forever (repeat)

Slade Merry Christmas Everybody (repeat)

Roxy Music Street Life (disc)

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Two Ronnies

Clodagh Rodgers – It’s Different now

Pan’s People – dance to Booker T & The MG’s


Friday 4th January 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Mud – Tiger Feet

BBC2 The Camera and the Song

Max Boyce


Saturday 5th January 1974

BBC1 Cilla 7:35 - 8:20 pm

Twiggy (as a singer)

BBC2 2nd House 8:00 - 9:30 pm

Including Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells

LWT Saturday Scene 9:55 am - ?

Musical guests not known

LWT Rolf Harris

Eartha Kitt

Springfield Revival

LWT The Partridge Family: Heartbreak Keith


Sunday 6th January 1974

ATV The Golden Shot

Tony Blackburn

Marion Montgomery

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

NB This scheduled edition was cancelled due to a bomb scare

Host: Jim Dale

Engelbert Humperdinck - When You Smile, Love Is All, Medley

Jackie Trent - Come Back To Me, Medley, Little Things Mean A lot


Tuesday 8th January 1974

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 9th January 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: In Manhattan

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea Brough

Roy Wood - Forever

Julie Rogers

10CC

Peter Barnsfather - Clock on the Wall


Thursday 10th January 1974

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

Host: Johnnie Walker (listed as Tony Blackburn in Daily Mirror)

Slade Merry Christmas Everybody (repeat)

Cilla Black Baby We Can't Go Wrong

Lulu The Man Who Sold The World (Lulu claims that Bowie oversaw the sound mix of her live vocal)

New Seekers You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me (repeat)

Sweet Teenage Rampage

Alvin Stardust My Coo Ca Choo (disc)

Drupi Vado Via (repeat)

Cozy Powell Dance With The Devil (disc)

Golden Earring Radar Love (repeat)

Ronnie Lane How Come

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Mantovani & His Concert Orchestra

Anne-Marie David

Larry Adler


Friday 11th January 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Lulu


Saturday 12th January 1974

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Jiimy Helms, Madeline Bell

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: All in the Family 4:35 - 5:05 pm

LWT Rolf Harris

Millie - Island in the Sun, My Boy Lollipop

Stuart Gillies


Sunday 13th January 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 4:40 - 5:25 pm

NB Broadcast at this earlier time due to early closedown caused by the energy blackouts

Snafu - Goodbye USA, Long Gone

Rick Derringer - Slide On Over Slinky (Filmfinders clip)

Caravan - The Dog The Dog He's At It Again (live film)

Dave Mason - Every Woman, Silent Partner, one other

Jesse Colin Young - Morning Sun (Filmfinders clip)

The Detroit Spinners - Ghetto Child, Could It Be I'm Falling In Love (Hammersmith Odeon)

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Frankie Vaughan

Nina


Monday 14th January 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show (repeat)

Matt Monro


Tuesday 15th January 1974

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 16th January 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: At The Movies

BBC1 On Tour With The Osmonds 6:50 - 7:40 pm

Thames Hold The Front Page: The Great Rug Scandal

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 17th January 1974

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

Host: Noel Edmonds

The New Seekers You Won’t Find Another Fool

Cliff Richard Take Me High

Mud Tiger Feet

Stylistics Rockin' Roll Baby (disc)

Roy Wood Forever

Sweet Teenage Rampage

Alvin Stardust My Coo Ca Choo

Cozy Powell Dance With The Devil

Ronnie Lane How Come

Stealers Wheel Star

Brotherly Love Weekend Love Affair

Stealers Wheel Star

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Vera Lynn Show

The Bachelors

Peter Gordeno


Friday 18th January 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known


Saturday 19th January 1974

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT Russell Harty Plus Pop 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Rod Stewart - Oh No Not My Baby

Wizzard - See My Baby Jive

Gary Glitter - I Love You Love Me Love

Elton John - Daniel

Cliff Richard - Take Me High

David Essex - On And On

Albert Hammond - The Peacemaker

Ronnie Lane - How Come

Alan Price - Poor People

The Who - Relay

Chris Jagger - Let Me Down Easy

David Bowie - Drive In Saturday

LWT The Partridge Family: Day of Honesty

LWT Rolf Harris

Vince Hill

Asha Puthli – I’m A Song

Mack and Katie Kissoon - It's a Wonderful World Out There


Sunday 20th January 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 4:40 - 5:25 pm

Ralph McTell and Danny Thompson - Sweet Mystery, Summer Lightning, When Maddy Dances

The Sutherland Brothers and Quiver - medley of Rolling Along - Rocky Road - Saved By the Angel of Rock & Roll, Dream Kid

Lynyrd Skynyrd - I Ain't The One (Filmfinders clip)

The Allman Brothes - Midnight Rider (USA 'In Concert' TV show)

Ducks DeLuxe - Coast To Coast (The Lord Nelson pub)

Loggins and Messina - Watching The River Run (Filmfinders clip)

Billy Preston - The Bus (live The Forum, LA)

BBC2 The Jack Jones Show

Cleo Laine

Joshua Rifkin

Pan’s People (dancing in a foam-filled tub)

ATV The Golden Shot

Paul & Barry Ryan

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Max Bygraves

Lorna Luft - Make It With You, Brand Mew Me, Do I Again


Tuesday 22nd January 1974

ITV Tuesday Mystery Movie: Shaft (TV series)

Theme: Isaac Hayes

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 23rd January 1974

BBC1 Barlow: Big Deal 8:10 - 9:00 pm

Stratford Johns plays Barlow (from Z-Cars) as a security man at a pop festival

BBC1 The Monkee: Monkee Mother

Thames There Goes That Song Again (first edition)

Dick James (also seen as Jones)

Lita Rosa

Thames Hold The Front Page

Gerry Marsden

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Peters & Lee


Thursday 24th January 1974

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

Host: Jimmy Savile

Mud Tiger Feet

Andy Williams Solitaire (repeat)

Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes The Love I Lost (disc)

Lulu The Man Who Sold The World

Stevie Wonder Living For The City (disc)

Suzi Quatro Devil Gate Drive

Stylistics Rockin' Roll Baby (disc)

Sweet Teenage Rampage

Golden Earring Radar Love

Medicine Head Slip and Slide


Friday 25th January 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Sez Les

Lulu

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 26th January 1974

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Joe Brown

Design

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Maid in San Pueblo

LWT Rolf Harris

Georgia Brown

LWT Russell Harty

Cleo Laine & Johnny Dankworth


Sunday 27th January 1974

BBC2 The Jack Jones Show

The Three Degrees

Martin Mull

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 3:55 - 4:35 pm

Billy Cobham

Andy Roberts

Can

Buzzy Linehart - interview

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

The Pointer Sisters - Steam Heat, Little Pony

Glen Campbell - Medley of hits, Amazing Grace


Monday 28th January 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

George Chisholm


Tuesday 29th January 1974

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 30th January 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: A Nice Place To Live

BBC2 Work Is A Four Letter Word 1968 movie with Cilla Black

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Cleo Laine, John Dankworth

Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson

Scottish Scotch Corner

The Karlins

Thames Hold The Front Page

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 31st January 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Mud Tiger Feet

Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes The Love I Lost (Pan’s People)

Neil Sedaka A Little Lovin'

Stevie Wonder Living For The City

Ronnie Lane How Come

Wombles The Wombling Song

Bubblerock Satisfaction

Stealers Wheel Star (disc)

Robert Knight Love On A Mountain Top

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Vera Lynn Show

Stuart Gillies

Springfield Revival


Friday 1st February 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Sez Les

Marian Montgomery

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 2nd February 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

BBC1 Cilla

NB A compilation show

Cilla Black

Sweet

Tony Blackburn

Anglia The Stars are Singing movie with Rosemary Clooney

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Two for the Show

LWT Rolf Harris

Buddy Greco - You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You and How Can We Run Away

Splinter - Power To All Our Friends

LWT Russell Harty Plus

The Pointer Sisters


Sunday 3rd February 1974

BBC2 The Jack Jones Show

Lynsey De Paul

Pan’s People

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 3:55 - 4:40 pm

Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life (live in London), interview

Neil Sedaka

The Doobie Brothers

ATV The Golden Shot

Cleo Laine

The Spinners

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Lorna Luft


Monday 4th February 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

The Wychwoods

Thames Opportunity Knocks

Hughie Green birthday show

David Whitfield

Bobby Crush

Candlewick Green


Tuesday 5th February 1974

BBC2 Leo Sayer In Concert 8:00 - 8:25 pm

with the Pop Arts Quartet

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 6th February 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: Picture Frame

BBC1 Erroll Garner 10:10 - 10:20 pm

Scottish Scotch Corner

The Karlins

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Johnny Mercer, Marion Ryan

Thames Hold The Front Page

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 7th February 1974

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

Host: Tony Blackburn

Mud Tiger Feet

Bay City Rollers Remember

Diana Ross All Of My Life (Pan's People)

Gilbert O'Sullivan Happiness Is Me & You

Lulu The Man Who Sold The World

Suzi Quatro Devil Gate Drive

Sweet Teenage Rampage (disc)

Alice Cooper Teenage Lament '74 (disc)

Marc Bolan & T.Rex Teenage Dream

Prelude After The Goldrush

Stealers Wheel Star

Thames The Benny Hill Show

Design


Friday 8th February 1974

NB Transmission hours return to normal

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Sez Les

no guests of any interest in this edition

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 9th February 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Olivia Newton-John sings the first three A Song For Europe entries

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

Vince Hill

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Art for Mom's Sake

LWT Rolf Harris

Blackwater Junction

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Lulu


Sunday 10th February 1974

BBC2 Jack Jones

David Clayton Thomas

Dana

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 4:45 - 5:30 pm

Cousin Joe Pleasant and Dr Ross - interview

Pete Berrymen - The Old Grey Rag, The Fool , Train Blues

The Marshall Tucker Band - Take The Highway (promo clip)

Cockney Rebel - Hideaway, My Only Vice

Cary Simon - Misfit (Filmfinders clip)

Dr Hook & The Medicine Show - The Last Morning ('In Concert' USA TV clip)

Bob Dylan - On A Night Like This (Filmfinders clip)

ATV The Golden Shot

No guests of interest in this edition

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

No guests of interest in this edition


Tuesday 12th February 1974

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 13th February 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: Captain Crocodile

BBC2 The Pointer Sisters In Concert 9:25 - 10:00 pm

Scottish Scotch Corner

Dana

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Pearl Carr & Teddy Johnson

Thames Hold The Front Page

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 14th February 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:55 - 8:30 pm

Host: Noel Edmonds

Mud Tiger Feet

Hollies The Air That I Breathe

Stevie Wonder Living For The City (repeat)

Suzi Quatro Devil Gate Drive (disc)

Alvin Stardust Jealous Mind

Barry White Never Never Gonna Give Ya Up (disc)

Hudson-Ford Burn Baby Burn

Lena Zavaroni Ma He's Making Eyes At Me

Love Unlimited Orchestra Love Theme (Pan’s People)

Paper Lace Billy Don't Be A Hero

Wombles The Wombling Song

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Vera Lynn Show

Prelude


Friday 15th February 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Slade

Yorkshire Sez Les

Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 16th February 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Olivia Newton-John sings the next three A Song For Europe entries

Pan's People

BBC1 Cilla

Mary Hopkin – Love Me Tender, Shamarack, & Cilla Black – Both Sides Now

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

BBC2 Saturday Request: Neil Sedaka Sings Neil Sedaka

LWT The Partridge Family: Danny Drops Out

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Sunday 17th February 1974

BBC1 Dick Cavett 10:50 - 11:40 pm

No guests of any interest

BBC2 Don McLean 8:15 - 9:00 pm

Live at the Royal Albert Hall

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 4:45 - 5:30 pm

Maggie Bell - Oh My My (Filmfinders clip), interview

Roy Harper - Commune, North Country

Horslips - Faster Than The Hound, Dearg Doom

Jow Walsh - Turn To Stone, Funk 49 ('In Concert' USA TV clip)

Canned Heat - You Am What You Am (filmfinders clip)

BBC2 The Jack Jones Show (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Johnny Mercer

ATV The Golden Shot

The Tremeloes

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Anita Harris - Just Loving You, We've Only Just Begun

Los Paraguyos


Monday 18th February 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris

Lovelace Watkins


Tuesday 19th February 1974

BBC1 Poor Devil

TV movie with Sammy Davis Jr

BBC2 David Clayton-Thomas In Concert

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:10 - 10:55 repeat of 17 February 1974

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee


Wednesday 20th February 1974

BBC1 The Grumbleweeds (first edition) 5:15 – 5:40 pm

BBC2 In Concert: David Clayton-Thomas 9:30 - 10:00 pm

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Lita Roza, Dick James

Thames Hold The Front Page

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 21st February 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:55 - 8:30 pm

Host: Emperor Rosko

Bay City Rollers Remember (repeat)

Gilbert O'Sullivan Happiness Is Me & You (repeat)

Hollies The Air That I Breathe (repeat)

Isley Brothers Highways Of My Life

Queen Seven Seas Of Rhye

Suzi Quatro Devil Gate Drive (repeat)

Alvin Stardust Jealous Mind (repeat)

Barry White Never Never Gonna Give Ya Up (promo)

Medicine Head Slip and Slide (repeat)

Prelude After The Goldrush (repeat)

Yorkshire Mini Melodies

Freddie Garrity


Friday 22nd February 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Sez Les

Lyndsey DePaul

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 23rd February 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

A Song For Europe: Olivia Newton-John

BBC1 Cilla

Brian Ferry

Tony Blackburn

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Queen for a minute

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Sunday 24th February 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 4:45 - 5:30 pm

Rick Wakeman and Steve Howe - interview

Argent - Gonna Meek My Maker (abstract film clip)

Bonnie Raitt - Write Me A Few Lines (Filmfinders clip)

Cheech and Chong - Basketball Joens (promo cartoon clip)

Babe Ruth - Cool Jerk, Gimme Some Leg

Cousin Joe Pleasant - Begging Woman, I Got Problems

Loggins and Messina - Thinking of You, Your Mamma Don't Dance ('Superstars of Rock' US TV)

BBC2 Top American Stars: Tony Orlando and Dawn at the Talk of the Town 8:15 - 9:30 pm


Sunday 24th February 1974

John Christie


Tuesday 26th February 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:10 - 11:00 pm

Van Morrison - Caravan (The Rainbow, London)

Bill Haley - film clip, interview

Fleetwood Mac - The City (Filmfinders clip)

Hot Tuna - Sililoquy for 2 (Filmfinders clip)

Canned Heat – One More River To Cross, We Remember Fats

Alquin - Dance

Thames Des O’Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee


Wednesday 27th February 1974

BBC1 The Grumbleweeds

BBC2 Peter Skellern In Concert 9:00 - 9:30 pm

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Cleo Laine, John Dankworth, Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson

Thames This Is Your Life: Johnny Dankworth


Thursday 28th February 1974

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

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Suzi Quatro - Devil Gate Drive (repeat)

David Bowie Rebel Rebel (disc)

New Seekers I Get A Little Sentimental Over You

Ringo Starr You're Sixteen (disc)

Hudson Ford Burn Baby Burn

Charlie Rich The Most Beautiful Girl (disc)

John Christie Everybody But Me

Lena Zavaroni Ma He's Making Eyes At Me (repeat)

Paper Lace Billy Don't Be A Hero

The Wombles The Wombling Song

Bill Haley & The Comets Rock Around The Clock

Wings Jet (disc)

BBC1 Scene: All That Glitters (schools documentary)

Documentary about Sweet on tour

BBC2 Show Of The Week: The Vera Lynn Show

Vince Hill


Friday 1st March 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Ricky Wilde

Yorkshire Sez Les

Selena Jones


Saturday 2nd March 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Olivia Newton-John sings winning UK entry in A Song For Europe

BBC1 Cilla

Cilla Black

The Shadows

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Danny drops out (repeat)

LWT Russell Harty Plus

The Hollies – The Air That I Breathe

Charles Aznavour


Sunday 3rd March 1974

BBC2 Carpenters at the Talk Of The Town, London 8:15 - 9:00 pm

ATV The Golden Shot

Vicky Leandros

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

NB There is a new host Ted Rogers, while the Tiller Girls are replaced by Dougie Squires Second Generation and the Anything You Can Do game slot is dropped

Tony Bennett - All That Love Went To Waste

Dana - Medley


Tuesday 5th March 1974

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee


Wednesday 6th March 1974

BBC1 The Grumbleweeds

BBC2 Billy Preston In Concert with The God Squad 7:35 - 8:20 pm

Scottish Scotch Corner

Dana

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Johnny Mercer

Marion Ryan

Lorna Dallas

Thames The British Screen Awards

Co-hosted by Petula Clark


Thursday 7th March 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:15 - 7:45 pm

Host: Greg Edwards

Alvin Stardust Jealous Mind

Bay City Rollers Remember

David Bowie Rebel Rebel (disc)

Freddie Starr It's You

Hollies The Air That I Breathe

Ringo Starr You're Sixteen (disc)

Candlewick Green Who Do You Think You Are

Barry Blue School Love

Compass No More Whiskey

Olivia Newton-John Long Live Love

BBC1 Presenting Lena Martell

Tony Christie

BBC2 Scene: All That Glitters (schools documentary)

Renia (rock band)


Friday 8th March 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Sez Les

Neil Sedaka

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 9th March 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

BBC1 Petula Clark In Concert 7:30 - 8:15 pm

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Colin Blunstone

Junior Campbell

LWT The Partridge Family: Miss Partridge Teacher

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Alvin Stardust


Sunday 10th March 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 4:00 - 4:45 pm

Jerry Wexler - interview

Hookfoot - Tradin' Riffs, Riding On A Thunderstorm

Colin Blunstone - Brother Lover, Something Happens When You Touch Me

Seals and Crofts - We May Never Pass This Way Again ('In Concert' TV show)

David Bowie - The Mask from 'Love You Till Tuesday' 1969

Montrose - One More Thing On My Kind (Filmfinders clip)

Joni Mitchell - Free Man In Paris (Filmfinders clip)

BBC2 Petula Clark In Concert part two 8:15 - 9:00 pm

ATV The Golden Shot

Jimmy Ruffin

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Clodagh Rodgers (not on)

Steve Lawrence - More, Without You, Maybe This Time

The Three Degrees - Dirty Ol' Man, Year of Decision


Monday 11th March 1974

Thames Opportunity Knocks!

Erasmus Chroum (pop group)


Tuesday 12th March 1974

BBC2 Sergio Mendes and Brasil ‘77 9:25 - 10:15 pm

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:15 - 10:45 pm

Rab Noakes - Branch, Wrong Joke Again

Chick Corea - Space Circus

Genesis - I Know What I Like (live clip)

Steely Dan - Night By Night (Filmfinders clip)

Rock Dreams illustrations piece over Elton John - Crocodile Rock

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee – Welcome Home


Wednesday 13th March 1974

BBC1 The Grumbleweeds

BBC2 Jimmy Cliff In Concert 7:35 - 8:05 pm

Thames Blow Up 1966 movie with The Yardbirds

Thames There Goes That Song Again

Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson, Monty Norman

Thames The Benny Hill Show

Judith Durham and The Hottest Band in Town


Thursday 14th March 1974

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

Host: Noel Edmonds

Paper Lace Billy Don’t Be A Hero

Aretha Franklin Until You Come Back To Me (Pan’s People)

Hot Chocolate Emma

New Seekers I Get A Little Sentimental Over You

Charlie Rich The Most Beautiful Girl (promo)

Queen Seven Seas Of Rhye

Electric Light Orchestra Ma-Ma-Ma Belle

Hudson Ford Burn Baby Burn (disc)

Robert Knight Everlasting Love (promo)

Carpenters Jambalaya (promo clip)

Wings Jet (disc)

Anglia Country Hoedown

Pete Sayers, Lynn Harper, Tall Perkins


Friday 15th March 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Musical guests not known

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 16th March 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Gary Glitter

LWT Saturday Scene

Gary Glitter

LWT The Partridge Family: Keith and Lauriebelle

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Terry Venables sings! (NB he would go on to have a top forty hit in 2010)


Sunday 17th March 1974

ATV The Golden Shot

Annie Ross

Peter Straker

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Paper Lace


Tuesday 19th March 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:30 - 11:00 pm

Sassafras - Busted Country Blues, School Days

Stefan Grossman - Hlt Dogs, Memphis Jellyroll

War - Me and Baby Brother

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee


Wednesday 20th March 1974

BBC2 Electric Folk 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Steeleye Span perform at Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire

Scottish Scotch Corner

Anita Harris

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden

ATV Max

Max Bygraves


Thursday 21st March 1974

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

Host: Tony Blackburn

Paper Lace - Billy Don’t Be A Hero

Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye You Are Everything (disc)

Elton John Candle In The Wind

Gary Glitter Remember Me This Way

Glitter Band Angel Face

Hollies The Air That I Breathe

Mott The Hoople Golden Age Of Rock & Roll

New Seekers I Get A Little Sentimental Over You (disc)

Electric Light Orchestra Ma-Ma-Ma Belle

Barry Blue School Love (repeat)

Anglia Country Hoedown

Tall Perkins, Jo Ann Steel, Pete Sayers


Friday 22nd March 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

Lieutenant Pigeon

BBC1 An Evening With Glen Campbell 8:15 - 9:00 pm

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

Toolbox

Contraband


Saturday 23rd March 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

BBC2 Saturday Request 5:05 - 5:55 pm

CCS

LWT Saturday Scene 9:55 – 11:00 am

Glyn Poole

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene 11:00 am - ?

Thin Lizzy

LWT The Partridge Family: Morning becomes electric

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Sunday 24th March 1974

BBC1 Eurovision Song Contest Preview part one

BBC2 The John Denver Show 8:15 - 9:00 pm

ATV The Golden Shot

Carl Wayne

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Clodagh Rodgers


Tuesday 26th March 1974

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

Alice Cooper - interview, Billion Dollar Babies (live film clip)

Lindesfarne - Taking Care of Business, North Country Boy

Isotope - Bite On This, Upward

Sharks - Sophistication (promo clip)

American Graffiti - clip from film


ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee


Wednesday 27th March 1974

BBC2 Electric Folk 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Steeleye Span at Warwick Castle

ATV Max

Max Bygraves


Thursday 28th March 1974

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

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Paper Lace - Billy Don’t Be A Hero

Glitter Band Angel Face (disc)

Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes Satisfaction Guaranteed

Doobie Brothers Listen To The Music (disc)

Hot Chocolate Emma

Queen Seven Seas Of Rhye

Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun (disc)

Slade Everyday

Bill Haley & The Comets Rock Around The Clock (repeat)

Olivia Newton-John Long Live Love

Carpenters Jambalaya (promo clip)

Yorkshire Mini Melodies

Freddie Garrity


Friday 29th March 1974

BBC1 Crackerjack

The Wombles

BBC1 Gunfight At Aberlene 1967 movie with Bobby Darin

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

White on Black

Isla St Clair


Saturday 30th March 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Slade - Everyday

LWT Saturday Scene

Slade

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Simon Turner

LWT The Partridge Family: Pin it on Danny

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Elton John – Interview, Candle In The Wind


Sunday 31st March 1974

BBC1 Eurovision Song Contest Preview part two

BBC2 The John Denver Show 8:15 - 9:00 pm (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

Lena Zavaroni

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Tony Christie - So Deep Is The Night, Lover's Question

Judith Durham and The Hottest Band In Town - Give Me A Pig Foot and a Bottle of Beer, Am I Blue, I Wanna Dance to Your Lusic


Tuesday 2nd April 1974

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains

Peters and Lee


Wednesday 3rd April 1974

BBC1 Roy Castle Beats Time

Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen

BBC2 Electric Folk with Steeleye Span 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Baron’s Hall, Penshurst Place, Kent

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test

Cat Stevens - Bad Penny ('In Concert' USA TV)

Cheech and Chong - Basketball Jones (promo cartoon clip)

Cashman and West - Will You Be My Lady, Mixed Emotions

Argent - interview, Music From  The Spheres

Scottish Scotch Corner

Lonnie Donegan

ATV Max

Max Bygraves


Thursday 4th April 1974

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

Host: Greg Edwards

Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun (disc)

Gary Glitter Remember Me This Way (repeat)

Glitter Band Angel Face

Sunny Doctor's Orders

Doobie Brothers Listen To The Music (disc)

Jimmy Osmond I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door (repeat)

Limmie & The Family Cookin' A Walkin' Miracle

Mott The Hoople Golden Age Of Rock & Roll

Mud The Cat Crept In

Chi-Lites Homely Girl (Pan's People)

BBC1 Wild In The Country 1961 Elvis Presley movie

Granada 45 5:15 - 5:50 pm (first edition)

NB probably only shown in the Granada region

Gary Glitter

Bay City Rollers

John Christie

Anglia Country Hoedown

Hank Snow and the Rainbow Ranch Boys

Tall Perkins

Pete Sayers

Tommy Cavanagh


Friday 5th April 1974

ATV The Zoo Gang 7:30 - 8:30 pm (first episode)

theme by Paul McCartney and Wings

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

White on Black

Fred Wedlock


Saturday 6th April 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

BBC1 Eurovision Song Contest 1974 9:30 - 11:15 pm

UK entry - Olivia Newton-John – Long Live Love

winner - Abba - Waterloo (with conductor Sven Olaf Waldorff dressed as Napoleon)

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Musical guests not known

ATV New Faces

Tony Hatch joins the panel as a regular


Sunday 7th April 1974

BBC2 The John Denver Show

BBC2 Born To Swing

Humphrey Littleton on the swing and jazz greats

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

NB A TV Awards presentation was featured, but neither Gilbert O'Sullivan and Shirley Bassey collected in person

Val Doonican - Heaven Is My Woman's Love, Katie, And I Love You So, Jambalya

Lynn Rogers - Maybe This Time, Don't Rain On My Parade, If We Only Had Love


Monday 8th April 1974

BBC1 Stars Of The Year 10:45 - 11:45 pm

Salena Jones


Wednesday 10th April 1974

BBC1 Roy Castle Beats Time

Joe Brown

BBC2 Focus In Concert 7:35 - 8:10 pm

BBC2 Shoulder To Shoulder

Suffragette drama with Georgia Brown in acting role

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 - 11:15 pm

Graham Nash - interview

Strawbs - Hero and Heroine, Round and Round

Goldie Zelkowitz - Little by Little (Filmfinders clip)

Judi Pulver - Dancing on the Moon, Sing for Your Supper

Jobraith - Rock of Ages ('Midnight Special' USA TV)

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden

ATV Max

Max Bygraves


Thursday 11th April 1974

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

Host: Noel Edmonds

Theme: Whote Lotta Love

Limme & The Family Cookin' A Walkin' Miracle (chart run-down)

Mud The Cat Crept In

Slade Everyday

Mungo Jerry Long Legged Woman Dressed In Black

Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye You Are Everything (TOTP film)

The Wombles Remember You're A Womble

Chi-Lites Homely Girl (Pan’s People)

Bill Haley & The Comets Rock Around The Clock

Abba Waterloo

Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun (Musik Laden, West Germany)

Glitter Band Angel Face (playout disc)

Genesis I Know What I Like (disc)

Granada 45

Slade

Alvin Stardust


Friday 12th April 1974 Good Friday

BBC1 A Festival Of Entertainment 6:00 - 6:30 pm

Olivia Newton-John

George Hamilton IV

Thames Who Is That Man?

Music by Alan Price

Thames Speedway Elvis movie

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Cleo Laine


Saturday 13th April 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

BBC1 On Tour With The Osmonds repeat 6:40 - 7:30 pm

LWT Saturday Scene

Malcolm Roberts

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Darren Burn

Granada The Wheeltappers and Shunters’ Social Club 9:30 - 10:15 pm (first edition)

Freddie Garrity

Matt Monro

The New Faces

Elaine Delmar


Sunday 14th April 1974 Easter Sunday

BBC1 Frank Sinatra: Ol’ Blue Eyes Is Back 9:10 - 10:00 pm

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

ATV Sunday Night At The London Palladium

The Drifters - Come On Over To My Place, Like Sister and Brother

Penny Lane - That's Where The Music Takes Me, I'm Going To Be Strong

Sacha Distel - Playground In My Mind, Oh My Jo, Love Music, The Good Life


Monday 15th April 1974 Bank Holiday

BBC1 Yellow Submarine 1968 movie The Beatles 7:40 - 9:05 pm

BBC1 Tom Jones On Happiness Island 9:20 - 10:10 pm

NB filmed in Barbados

Thames Zebra In The Kitchen movie theme by The Standells


Wednesday 17th April 1974

BBC1 Roy Castle Beats Time

The Spinners

Annie Ross

BBC2 In Concert: Pan’s People 7:35 - 8:10 pm

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 - 11:15 pm

Jesse Colin Young - interview, Morning Sun, Song for Juli

Robin Trower - Little Bit of Sympathy, Bridge of Sighs

Cat Stevens - Moon Shadow (cartoon promo clip)

Thames You’re A Big Boy Now 1967 movie music by The Lovin’ Spoonful

ATV Max

Max Bygraves


Thursday 18th April 1974

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

Host: Dave Lee Travis, Jimmy Savile

Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun (disc)

Abba Waterloo (disc)

Bay City Rollers Shang-A-Lang

Glitter Band Angel Face

Marvin Hamlisch The Entertainer (Pan's People)

Sunny Doctor's Orders

Jimmy Osmond I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door (repeat)

Limme & The Family Cookin' A Walkin' Miracle (repeat)

Mott The Hoople Golden Age Of Rock & Roll (repeat)

Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun (disc)

Wombles Remember You're A Womble (disc)

Wizzard Rock & Roll Winter

Granada 45

Barry Blue

New World

Anglia Country Hoedown

Pete Sayers

Lynn Harper

Tall Perkins


Friday 19th April 1974

BBC1 Shirley Bassey (repeat)

Live at The Royal Albert Hall

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Kiki Dee – Hard Luck Story


Saturday 20th April 1974

LWT Saturday Scene

Terry Jacks

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Andy & David Williams

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

BBC2 2nd House

Includes highlights of Wembley Country and Western Music Festival

Granada The Wheeltappers and Shunters’ Social Club

Bill Haley and The Comets

The Three Degrees


Sunday 21st April 1974

BBC1 See You Sunday

10 CC - Fresh Air For My Mama, The Wall Street Shuffle

Cat Stevens - Buddha and the Chocolate Box

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Vince Hill

LWT Mystery Movie: Columbo

Swan Song, starring Johnny Cash

Granada George (first edition)

George Melly


Monday 22nd April 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris


Tuesday 23rd April 1974

BBC2 Ronnie Lane In Concert with Slim Chance 11:30 pm - 12:05 am


Wednesday 24th April 1974

BBC2 Up Country

Recorded live at the Wembley International Country Festival

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 - 11:15 pm

Tasavallan Presidentti - Dance, Caught From The Air

The Bonzos – Canyons of Your Mind (Colour Me Pop)

Nico - Janitor of Lunacy (Disco 2)

Joe Cocker & The Grease Band - The Letter (Disco 2)

The Doobie Brothers – Eyes of Silver (The Rainbow, London)

The Small Faces - Song of the Baker (Colour Me Pop 1968)

Thames the Tommy Cooper Hour

Design

Anne Marie David

Alex Welsh Jazzband


Thursday 25th April 1974

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

Host: Tony Blackburn

NB Sparks were due to appear but the Producer noticed that they were from the USA and checked their work permits which delayed their appearance for two weeks. The Rubettes replaced them

Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun (disc)

Genesis I Know What I Like (disc)

Charlie Rich Behind Closed Doors (promo)

Abba Waterloo (repeat)

Mungo Jerry Long Legged Woman Dressed In Black

Stevie Wonder He's Misstra Know It All (disc)

The Three Degrees Year Of Decision (promo)

Paper Lace The Night Chicago Died

Peters & Lee Don't Stay Away Too Long

The Rubettes Sugar Baby Love

The Wombles Remember You're A Womble

Granada 45

Geordie

Joe Dolan

Danny Williams

Anglia Country Hoedown

Hank Snow

Pete Sayers

Lynn Harper

Tall Perkins

Tommy Cavanagh


Friday 26th April 1974

BBC1 Carpenters From The Talk Of The Town, London 8:15 - 9:00 pm

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Saturday 27th April 1974

BBC1 Clunk Click

Musical guests not known

Granada The Wheeltappers and Shunters’ Social Club

Julie Rogers

Springfield Revival

Lonnie Donegan

LWT Saturday Night Out movie with The Searchers

LWT Saturday Scene

Paul & Barry Ryan

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 28th April 1974

BBC1 See You Sunday

musical guests not known

BBC1 Ella Fitzgerald at Ronnie Scott’s

Granada George Melly

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Splinter

The Beverley Sisters

Granada George

George Melly


Monday 29th April 1974

BBC1 Music With Martell

Lena Martell

Jacques Loussier Trio

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris

Thames Opportunity Knocks!

All winners show

Lena Zavaroni


Tuesday 30th April 1974

BBC2 Paul Williams In Concert 11:35 pm - 12:05 am


Wednesday 1st May 1974

BBC1 Roy Castle Breaks Time

George Chisholm

BBC2 Shoulder To Shoulder

Georgia Brown in acting role

BBC2 Up Country Special

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:35 pm - 12:05 am

Carl Wilson - interview

Isaac Guillory - Sidewalks of America, The Carbondale Strutt

Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Captain Bobby Stout (Sweden TV clip)

Eagles - Is It True (Filmfinders clip)

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 2nd May 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 7:55 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Theme: Whole Lotta Love

M.F.S.B. The Sound Of Philadelphia (chart run down)

Bay City Rollers Shang-A-Lang

Limme & The Family Cookin' A Walkin' Miracle (repeat)

Alvin Stardust Red Dress

The Osmonds I Can't Stop (Pan's People)

Stevie Wonder He’s Mistra Know It All (Musik Laden)

Wizzard Rock N Roll Winter

Jim Stafford Spiders and Snakes (TOTP film)

Stylistics Only For The Children

Abba Waterloo

The Rubettes Sugar Baby Love (playout disc)

Granada 45

Alvin Stardust

Thin Lizzy

Anglia Country Hoedown

Pete Sayers

Randy Boone

Tex Withers


Friday 3rd May 1974

ATV Bacharach ‘74 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Burt Bacharach

Jack Jones


Saturday 4th May 1974

BBC1 Mike Yarwood 8:20 - 9:00 pm

Cliff Richard

BBC1 Ella Fitzgerald’s Other Show

BBC2 2nd House

Horslips

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

ATV New Faces

Mickie Most on panel

Granada The Wheeltappers and Shunters’ Social Club

Buddy Greco, Marian Ryan


Sunday 5th May 1974

BBC1 See You Sunday

Gallagher & Lyle

BBC2 The Big Bands From The Dorchester

Buddy Rich

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

Anita Harris

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Pearl Bailey

Sheila Southern

Granada George

George Melly

Linda Lewis


Monday 6th May 1974

BBC1 Music With Martell

Lena Martell

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris

Thames Max at the Royalty

Max Bygraves

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris


Wednesday 8th May 1974

BBC2 Tony Joe White In Concert part one

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test

Bill Wyman - interview, White Lightening (promo clip)

Becket - Rainbow's Gold, Green Grass Green

Graham Nash - On the Line, Another Sleep Song

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 9th May 1974

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

Host: Noel Edmonds

Abba Waterloo (repeat)

Bay City Rollers Shang-A-Lang (disc)

M.F.S.B. The Sound Of Philadelphia (disc)

Sparks This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us

Status Quo Break The Rules (disc)

Paper Lace The Night Chicago Died

Gigliona Cinquetti Go (Before You Break My Heart)

Peters & Lee Don't Stay Away Too Long (repeat)

Rubettes Sugar Baby Love

Vince Hill Among My Souvenirs

Wombles Remember You're A Womble

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Cliff Richard

Granada 45

Sunny – Doctor’s Orders

Atomic Rooster

Paper Lace

Anglia Country Hoedown

Don Gibson

Pete Sayers

Tall Perkins


Saturday 11th May 1974

BBC1 Mike Yarwood

Clodagh Rodgers

Springfield Revival

BBC2 Bill Withers In Concert 10:55 - 11:25 pm

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

Granada The Wheeltappers and Shunters’ Social Club

Frank Ifield

Kathy Kirby

Thames The Towmmy Cooper Show (shown on Anglia)

Dana

Peters and Lee

Springfield Revival


Sunday 12th May 1974

BBC1 See You Sunday

musical guests not known

LWT The Jackson Five: Bongo baby, bongo 12:30 - 1:00 pm

LWT Aquarius

Eight Jelly Rolls

a tribute to Jelly Roll Morton

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

Granada George

George Melly


Monday 13th May 1974

BBC1 Music With Martell

Lena Martell

Tony Christie

BBC2 Open Access: Musician’s Action Group

Musical guests not known jazz artists

Thames Max at the Royalty

Max Bygraves

Thames The David Nixon Show

Peters and Lee

Anita Harris


Tuesday 14th May 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:55 pm - 12:25 am

James Griffin - interview, Just Like Yesterday, She Knows

Lesley Duncan - The Serf (promo film)

Tangerine Dream - Mysterious Semblance at the Strand of Nightmares (film clip)

Nazereth - Silver Dollar Forger, Loved and Lost


Wednesday 15th May 1974

Thames Stranger In The House movie with Bobby Darin

BBC2 Ravi Shankar In Concert


Thursday 16th May 1974

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

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Bay City Rollers Shang-A-Lang

Cliff Richard (You Keep Me) Hangin' On

Status Quo Break The Rules (disc)

Three Degrees Year Of Decision (promo)

Alvin Stardust Red Dress

R.Dean Taylor There's A Ghost In My House (disc)

Arrows A Touch Too Much

Jim Stafford Spiders & Snakes (disc)

Mouth & MacNeal I See A Star

Wizzard Rock & Roll Winter

The Rubettes Sugar Baby Love

Granada 45

Joe Dolan

Bay City Rollers

Strawbs

Anglia Country Hoedown

Jo Ann Steel

Tall Perkins

Pete Sayers


Friday 17th May 1974

LWT The Sun Television Awards 10:30 - 11:30 pm

Musical guests not known


Saturday 18th May 1974

BBC1 Look-Mike Yarwood

The Bachelors - A Song To Call My Own

Wilma Reading

BBC1 Johnny Mercer In Concert

LWT Saturday Scene

LWT The Partridge Family

Granada The Wheeltappers and Shunters’ Social Club

The Bachelors

Julie Rogers

Springfield Revival

The Three Degrees

Marty Wilde

Wilma Redding


Sunday 19th May 1974

BBC1 See You Sunday

musical guests not known

BBC2 The Big Bands: Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

LWT The Jackson Five: The wizard of soul

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

LWT Aquarius

Golden Rose of Montreux

includes ITV's entry Barbra Striesand and Other Musical Instruments

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Rod McKuen

Granada George

George Melly


Monday 20th May 1974

Thames Max Bygraves at the Royalty

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris


Tuesday 21st May 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:30 pm - 12:00 am

Tommy Bolin and James Fox of The James Gang - interview

Montrose - Bad Motor Scooter, Space Station Number 5

Tim Buckley – Dolphins, Honey Man

Rick Wakeman - The Battle (Filmfinders clip)

Black Oak Arkansas - Jim Dandy ('In Concert' TV show)

Granada Anything You Can Do

children's talent show with Kid Jensen and Wally Whyton on the panel


Wednesday 22nd May 1974

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden

ATV Glen Campbell and The Musical West 10:30 - 11:30 pm

Burl Ives


Thursday 23rd May 1974

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

Host: Tony Blackburn

NB Sue Menhenic replaces Louise Clark in Pan’s People

The Rubettes - Sugar Baby Love

Alan Price Jarrow Song (repeat)

Bryan Ferry The In Crowd (disc)

Osmonds I Can't Stop (Pan's People)

Sparks This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us (repeat)

Cockney Rebel Judy Teen

Gigliona Cinquetti Go (Before You Break My Heart)

Lena Zavaroni Personality

Paper Lace The Night Chicago Died

Showaddywaddy Hey Rock & Roll

Rubettes Sugar Baby Love (repeat)

BBC2 George Hamilton IV and Other Folk (repeat)

Musical guests not known

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Olivia Newton-John

Granada 45

J Vincent Edwards - I Can't Let Maggie Go

Bay City Rollers - Shang-a-Lang

Joe Dolan - Sweet Rock'n'Roller

Showaddywaddy - Hey Rock'n'Roll

Strawbs - Heroes & Heroines

Little Joe - Right On

Anglia Country Hoedown

Little Ginny

Tex Withers

Pete Sayers


Saturday 25th May 1974

BBC1 Look, Mike Yarwood

Frankie Vaughan

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Whatever Happened To The Good Old Songs?

ATV New Faces

Tam White (had made records previously)

Nicky James (had previosuly been on Threshold records)


Sunday 26th May 1974

BBC1 See You Sunday

Nicky James

BBC1 Omnibus Alan Price: Between Today and Yesterday 10:20 - 11:15 pm

LWT The Jackson Five: The Tiny Five

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

Eve Boswell

The Five Penny Piece

Gene Pitney – 24 Hours From Tulsa, Princess In Rags, Hello Mary Lou

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Anita Harris

Vince Hill

Granada George

George Melly

Derek Taylor


Monday 27th May 1974 Bank Holiday

BBC1 Bruce Forsyth Meets Lulu 7:05 - 7:50 pm

BBC1 Music With Martell

Lena Martell

The Roy Budd Trio

BBC2 The Jack Jones Show

The Three Degrees

Martin Mull

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Simulcast in stereo via Radio One

Van Morrison in Concert at The Rainbow, London July 1973

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris

Cilla Black


Wednesday 29th May 1974

BBC2 Martin Mull In Concert 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Thames The Sooty Show

Gerry Marsden


Thursday 30th May 1974

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

Host: Paul Burnett

Rubettes Sugar Baby Love (repeat)

10 C.C. Wall Street Shuffle (repeat)

Alan Price Jarrow Song (repeat)

Cockney Rebel Judy Teen (repeat)

Cliff Richard (You Keep Me) Hangin' On (repeat)

David Cassidy If I Didn't Care (promo)

Mouth & MacNeal I See A Star (repeat)

Isley Brothers Summer Breeze (disc)

Arrows A Touch Too Much (repeat)

Showaddywaddy Hey Rock & Roll (repeat)

BBC2 Show of the Week: Cleo Laine

With John Dankworth

BBC2 George Hamilton and Other Folk (repeat)

Musical guests not known

Granada 45

Lesley Ducan

Willem Duyn

Paper Lace

Anglia Country Hoedown

Mac Wiseman

Tex Withers

Pete Sayers


Friday 31st May 1974

Tyne Tees Songs That Stopped The Shows

Stuart Gillies


Saturday 1st June 1974

BBC1 Look Mike Yarwood

Neil Sedaka

The Three Degrees

BBC2 Scott Joplin

Played by Joshua Rifkin

LWT The Partridge Family

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

Granada George

George Melly

Tony Palmer


Sunday 2nd June 1974

BBC1 Ask Aspel

David Cassidy interview

BBC1 See You Sunday

Randy Newman

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill, The Young Generation

The Hollies

Granada George Melly

LWT The Jackson Five: The Groovatron


Monday 3rd June 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris

Thames Max Bygraves at the Royalty


Tuesday 4th June 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:05 - 11:35 pm

Buzzy Lindhart - interview

America,

Randy Newman

Thames The Tommy Cooper Show (repeat)

Peters and Lee

Springfield Revival

Dana


Wednesday 5th June 1974

BBC2 Stumu Yamashta’s East Wind 7:35 - 8:10 pm


Thursday 6th June 1974

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

Host: Noel Edmonds

Rubettes Sugar Baby Love

Bryan Ferry The In Crowd (disc)

Cilla Black I'll Have To Say I Love You In A Song

Gary Glitter Always Yours

Isley Brothers Summer Breeze (Pan’s People)

Sparks This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us

Ray Stevens The Streak

Bad Company Can't Get Enough

Cozy Powell The Man In Black

Pearls Guilty

Scaffold Liverpool Lou

BBC2 George Hamilton and Other Folk (repeat)

Musical guests not known

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Demis Roussos

Granada 45 5:15 - 5:50 pm

Musical guests not known


Saturday 8th June 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Dana

Pan’s People

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family


Sunday 9th June 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Buddy Greco

Clodagh Rodgers

LWT The Jackson Five: Ray and Charles: Superstars

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Frank Ifield


Monday 10th June 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

Anita Harris

Thames Max Bygraves at the Royalty


Tuesday 11th June 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 - 11:15 pm

Bridget St John - Some Kind if Wonderful, Want To Be With You

Groundhogs - Light My Light (promo clip)

Pink Floyd - Saucerful of Secrets (Pompeii)

J J Cale - Okie (Filmfinders clip)

The Butts Band - Be with Me, Love Your Brother

Boz Scaggs - interview

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Clodagh Rodgers

Sacha Distel


Wednesday 12th June 1974

BBC2 Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee In Concert 9:00 - 9:25 pm

ATV Glen Campbell: The Campbells Are Coming 10:30 - 11:30 pm

Steve Lawrence

Dinah Shore

Southern Little Big Time (first in new series)

Freddie & The Dreamers


Thursday 13th June 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:55 - 8:30 pm

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Ray Stevens The Streak (repeat)

Alan Price Jarrow Song

Neil Reid Hazel Eyes

Elton John Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me (disc)

Gary Glitter Always Yours

First Class Beach Baby

Arrows A Touch Too Much

Cozy Powell The Man In Black (disc)

Leo Sayer One Man Band

Pearls Guilty (disc)

Showaddywaddy Hey Rock & Roll

BBC2 George Hamilton IV and Other Folk (repeat)

Musical guests not known


Saturday 15th June 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Design

Pan’s People

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family


Sunday 16th June 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Sacha Distel

Dana

The Three Degrees

LWT The Jackson Five: Jackson Island

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni

Yorkshire Stars On Sunday

Lovelace Watkins

LWT Aquarius

Milligan n Melly

George Melly


Monday 17th June 1974

Thames The David Nixon Show

Acker Bilk

Anita Harris

HTV In Tune

John Dankworth


Tuesday 18th June 1974

BBC1 Petula Clark 9:55 - 10:30 pm (repeat of BBC2 show)

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:25 pm - end

Dory Previn - Cold Water Canyon, Brando (filmed at her home)

Capt Beefheart - This Is The Day, Upon The My-Oh-My

Paul Simon - The Sound Of Silnce (live film clip)

The Portsmouth Symphonia - Hallelujah Chorus (film clip)


Wednesday 19th June 1974

BBC2 Alan Price In Concert 9:20 - 9:55 pm

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Thursday 20th June 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:10 – 7:45 pm (not broadcast)

Host: Tony Blackburn

NB This was not broadcast due to a BBC Production Assistants strike. The show would be off the air for eight weeks

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Charles Aznavour


Friday 21st June 1974

LWT The Jackson Five: Farmer Jacksons

Tyne Tees Songs That Stopped The Showa

Millican and Nesbitt


Saturday 22nd June 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Elaine Delmar

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family


Sunday 23rd June 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Neil Sedaka

Gene Pitney

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Julie Rogers


Monday 24th June 1974

ATV Max

Max Bygraves


Tuesday 25th June 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test

Ian Hunter - interview

Pete Atkin - An Array of Passionate Lovers, Care Charmer Sleep

JSD Band - Reel Call (promo clip)

Heavy Metal Kids - Hangin' On, It's The Same

Ry Cooder - Tamp 'Em Up Solid (Filmfinders film)

Loudon Wainwright III

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour (repeat)

Design

Acker Bilk

Anita Harris

ATV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Sacha Distel


Wednesday 26th June 1974

BBC2 Oscar Peterson In Concert part one


Thursday 27th June 1974

no Top Of The Pops

BBC2 Tubular Bells 9:00 - 9:25 pm (repeat of Second House)

Mike Oldfield

ITV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Sacha Distel


Friday 28th June 1974

Yorkshire Sez Les

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen - Cabaret

Brenda Arnau


Saturday 29th June 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Blue Mink

Pan’s People

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family


Sunday 30th June 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Lesley Duncan

Joshua Rifkin

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Sheila Southern

Lovelace Watkins

Malcolm Vaughan


Monday 1st July 1974

BBC1 Moods Of Love 10:50 - 11:20 pm (first edition)

Olivia Newton-John

Cliff Richard

Thames Tony Bennett 3:55 - 4:25 pm

The Talk of the Town

Granada Lift Off With Ayshea 4:25 - 4:50 pm (new series)

Host: Ayshea Brough

Slade - The Bangin' Man, My Friend Stan

The Flirtations - Dirty Work

Angel - Good Time Fanny

Ayshea - When You Walk In The Room, Oh My My


Tuesday 2nd July 1974

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

White on Black

The Pigsty Light Orcehstra

John Fyffe

ITV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Georgie Fame


Wednesday 3rd July 1974

BBC2 Judy Collins In Concert 10:25 - 11:00 pm


Thursday 4th July 1974

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Kenneth McKellar

no Top Of The Pops due to Wimbledon

Southern The Thursday TV Movie: The Six Million Dollar Man

Theme sung by Dusty Springfield


Friday 5th July 1974

Yorkshire Sez Les

The Hollies – Son Of His Father

Amii MacDonald – Make It With You


Saturday 6th July 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

The New Seekers

Pan’s People

ATV New Faces

Mickie Most on Panel

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT What The Butler Saw 11:00 - 11:30 am

Camel

Michael Chapman

Coast Road Drive

ATV New Faces

All winners show

Sweet Sensation


Sunday 7th July 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Diana Trask

The Drifters


Monday 8th July 1974

BBC1 Moods Of Love

Olivia Newton-John

Labi Siffre

Thames Tony Bennett at the Talk of the Town (repeat)

Sarah Vughan

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough - The Night Chicago Died, Take Me Home Country Roads

Scaffold - Liverpool Lou, Lily The Pink

Sunny – Warm and Tender Romance

Hector - Bye Bye Bad Days

Terry Jacks - film clip

clip from Robin Hood Disney cartoon The Phoney King of England


Tuesday 9th July 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test

Part one 10:35 - 11:05 pm

Stevie Wonder - A Place In The Sun ('Musik Laden')

Dobie Gray – Drift Away, Rocking Chair

Eric Clapton - Motherless Children (Filmfinders clip)

Elton John – Ticking, Grimsby

Part two 11:35 pm - 12:05 am

Stevie Wonder - Higher Ground ('Musik Laden')

Adam Faith – Star Song (Filmfinders clip), interview

The Rolling Stones - The TAMI Show live clips, It's Only Rock N Roll (promo)

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

Isla St Clair

The Freelanders

Granada Anything You Can Do

Panel includes Mickie Most

Thames Hold The Front Page

Gerry Marsden

ITV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Paul & Barry Ryan

Dana


Wednesday 10th July 1974

BBC1 Love From A - Z

Charles Aznavour

Liza Minelli

BBC2 Tony Joe White In Concert part two 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers

ATV Julie on Sesame Street

Julie Andrews special with Perry Como

Ulster An Evening with Labi Siffre


Thursday 11th July 1974

no Top Of The Pops


Friday 12th July 1974

Yorkshire Sez Les

Lynsey De Paul


Saturday 13th July 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT Smashing Time 67 movie

Tomorrow, Skip Bifferty


Sunday 14th July 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Gigliola Cinquetti

Jim Stafford

Border/Tyne Tees Plainsong To Pop 6:15 - 6:35 pm

Musical guests not known

ATV The Golden Shot

NB The first with Bob Monkhouse back as host.

The new theme was written by Lynsey DePaul and Barry Blue

Peters and Lee

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Tony Christie


Monday 15th July 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: A La Mode

BBC1 Paradise Hawaiian Style 66 Elvis movie

BBC1 Moods Of Love

Olivia Newton-John

Neil Sedaka

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

Matt Monro

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Sweet - The Six Teens

Merlin - Alright

The Settlers - On Top of the World


Tuesday 16th July 1974

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

Peter Skellern

White on Black

ITV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Musical guests not known

ITV The Snoop Sisters: The Devil Made Me Do It

with Alice Cooper as Prince


Wednesday 17th July 1974

BBC2 Richie Havens In Concert part two 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Thursday 18th July 1974

no Top Of The Pops

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Nana Mouskouri

Albert Hammond – It Never Rains In Southern California, The Air That I Breathe, I’m A Train


Friday 19th July 1974

LWT Girl On A Motorcycle 1968 movie

Marianne Faithfull

Yorkshire Sez Les

Lyn Paul

LWT Harty Welcomes

The Scaffold

Tyne Tees Songs That Stopped the Shows

Ronnie Hilton


Saturday 20th July 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Dawn

Pan’s People

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 21st July 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Geneation

Albert Hammond

Michel Legrand

LWT The Jackson Five: Farmer Jackson

Border/Tyne Tees Plainsong To Pop

Musical guests not known

ATV The Golden Shot

Peters and Lee


Monday 22nd July 1974

BBC1 The Monkees

BBC1 The Spinners On Tour

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea Brough

Ayshea Brough

Rockin’ Berries - Looking Glass

Paul DaVinci - Your Baby Ain't Your Baby Anymore

Barry Blue - Miss Hit and Run

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)


Tuesday 23rd July 1974

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Adge Cutler & The Wurzels

Fred Wedlock

White on Black

Isla St Clair

ITV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Musical guests not known


Wednesday 24th July 1974

BBC2 Oscar Peterson In Concert part two

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Thursday 25th July 1974

BBC2 Show of the Week: It’s Lulu 9:25 - 9:5 pm

Segment

no Top Of The Pops

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot (first edition)

Hosted by Ed Stewart who plays songs with puppets

Musical guest are not known

Thames What Is Jazz?

Humphrey Littleton


Friday 26th July 1974

Yorkshire Sez Les

Clodagh Rodgers

LWT Harty Welcomes (not listed in Daily Mirror)

The Swinging Blue Jeans – The Hippy Hippy Shake


Saturday 27th July 1974

BBC1 The Two Ronnies

Clodagh Rodgers

Pan’s People

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: To Play Or Not To Play 5:20 - 5:50 pm

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

The Brotherhood Of Man

P J Proby Somewhere, I Know You Know

Russ Conway


Sunday 28th July 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Tony Christie

Dusty Springfield

Border/Tyne Tees Plainsong To Pop

Musical guests not known

ATV The Golden Shot

Peters and Lee


Monday 29th July 1974

BBC1 The Monkees

BBC1 The Spinners On Tour

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall

Annie Ross

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea Brough

Bay City Rollers - Shang a Lang, Summerlove Sensation

Sweet Dreams - Honey Honey

Bilbo Baggins - Saturday Night

Dave Hunter - Jesamine

Cliff Richard - Put On Your Dancing Shows clip from the movie Summer Holiday


Tuesday 30th July 1974

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

Springfield Revival

ITV The Jimmy Tarbuck Show

Lyn Paul


Wednesday 31st July 1974

BBC2 Leo Sayer with The Pop Arts Quartet 7:35 - 8:10 pm (repeat)

Southern Little Big Time 4:20 - 4:50 pm

Freddie and The Dreamers


Thursday 1st August 1974

BBC1 Top Of the Pops 7:05 – 7:40 pm (not broadcast)

Host: Paul Burnett

BBC1 It’s Lulu 9:25 - 9:55 pm

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot

The Osmonds - film clip

Gary Glitter interview


Friday 2nd August 1974

Tyne Tees Songs that Stopped the Shows

Millican and Nesbitt

Yorkshire Sez Les

Tony Burrows

Brenda Arnau


Saturday 3rd August 1974

BBC1 The Vera Lynn Show

Springfield Revival

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene: Pop Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: They Shoot Managers Don't They?

LWT How I Won The War 1967 movie with John Lennon 10:30 pm - 12:30 am

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

Winifred Atwell

Susan Maughan

Possibly - Roy Orbison (one song)

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock


Sunday 4th August 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

Gilbert O’Sullivan

Johnny Nash

LWT The Jackson Five: Jackson Street USA

ATV The Golden Shot

Peters and Lee


Monday 5th August 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: The Card Carrying Red Shoes

BBC1 The Spinners (Hertfordshire)

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

Billy Eckstein

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Mud - Rocket

The First Class - Beach Baby

Firebird - Two Wheels

Louisa - What'll I Do


Tuesday 6th August 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul 7:35 - 10:25 pm (repeat)

Doris Troy

Jimmy Helms

Madeline Bell

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

White on Black

Yorkshire Junior Showtime

Lena Zavaroni


Wednesday 7th August 1974

BBC2 The Pointer Sisters In Concert 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Scottish Scotch Corner

The Pattersons

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie and The Dreamers


Thursday 8th August 1974

BBC1 Top Of the Pops 7:00 - 7:40 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile (Daily Mirror states Paul Burnett)

Theme: Whole Lotta Love

Mud Rocket

Paul Da Vinci Your Baby Ain't Your Baby Anymore

The Rolling Stones It’s Only Rock N Roll (promo)

Three Degrees When Will I See You Again (Pan’s People)

The Hues Corporation Rock The Boat (Top Pop)

Bobby Goldsboro Hello Summertime (promo)

The Glitter Band Just For You

Jim Stafford My Girl Bill

Sweet Dreams Honey Honey

The Rubettes Tonight

George McCrae - Rock Your Baby (TV clip)

Bay City Rollers Summerlove Sensation (playout disc)

BBC2 It’s Lulu 9:25 - 9:55 pm

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot

The Osmonds (film clip)


Friday 9th August 1974

Tyne Tees The Songs That Stopped The Shows

Stuart Gillies

Yorkshire Sez Les

Marion Montgomery


Saturday 10th August 1974

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Partridge Up a Pair Tree 5:20 - 5:50 pm

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

Roy Orbison Lana, Sweet Woman Blues, Oh Pretty Woman


Sunday 11th August 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million (repeat)

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

Lulu

LWT The Jackson Five: Rasho Jackson

Anglia Finders Keepers movie with Cliff Richard and The Shadows

ATV The Golden Shot

Penny Lane (singer)

Granada Parade

Marion Montgomery


Monday 12th August 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: Hitting The High Seas

BBC1 The Osmonds 6:10 - 6:50 pm (daily)

Hosted by Noel Edmonds

NB 300 members of the audience were allowed in each day on the strict instruction that they didn’t tell anyone else where the venue was

BBC1 The Spinners in Cornwall

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

Cleo Laine

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Paper Lace - The Black Eyes Boys

The Glitter Band - Just For You

David & Andy Williams - What's Your Name

Charlie James - All Fingers and Thumbs

Starbuck - Hearthrob

Do Re Mi clip from The Sound of Music

Thames Opportunity Kocks!

Barbara Thompson (saxophonist)


Tuesday 13th August 1974

BBC1 The Osmonds 6:25 - 6:50 pm

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Jimmy Helms

Madeline Bell

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

The Yetties


Wednesday 14th August 1974

BBC1 The Osmonds 6:20 - 6:50 pm

BBC1 Peter Morrison

Anita Harris

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie and The Dreamers


Thursday 15th August 1974

BBC Top Of The Pops 7:30 - 8:10 pm

NB Recorded at the Shepherd’s Bush Theatre where The Osmonds were recording their daily BBC1 show

Hosts: Noel Edmonds and The Osmonds

The Glitter Band - Just For You

Donny & Marie Osmond - I’m Leaving It All Up To You

Cozy Powell - Na Na Na

The Stylistics - Feel Brand New (Pan People)

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel - Mr Soft

Sweet Dreams - Honey Honey

The Bay City Rollers - Summerlove Sensation

Sylvia - Y Viva Espana

The Osmonds - Love Me For A Reason

The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again

All tonight’s performers - Having A Party (and credits)

BBC2 Show of the Week: It’s Lulu 9:25 - 9:55 pm

Musical guests not known

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot

The Osmonds film clip


Friday 16th August 1974

BBC1 The Osmonds 6:25 - 6:55 pm

BBC2 The Camera and the Song: My Green Valley

Max Boyce


Saturday 17th August 1974

BBC1 The Osmonds 6:15 - 6:45 pm

BBC1 The Vera Lynn Show

Cashman and West

BBC2 Montreaux Jazz 7:05 - 8:00 pm

Duke Ellington

Joe Williams

Modern Jazz Quintet

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: Road Song 5:20 - 5:50 pm

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

The Crickets Everyday, Think It Over

Johnnie Ray Somebody Stole My Gal, Walking My Baby Back Home, Walking in the Rain, Little White Cloud

Yana

NB P J Proby, Russ Conway (listed in newspaper)


Sunday 18th August 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million (repeat)

Vince Hill

The Young Generation

LWT The Jackson Five: A Rare Pearl

Tyne Tees The Billingham Folk Festival

Musical guests not known

ATV The Golden Shot

Carl Wayne


Monday 19th August 1974

BBC1 The Monkees: Art for Monkees Sake

BBC1 The Spinners (Piccadilly Circus)

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

Matt Monro

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Alvin Stardust – You You You

The Wombles

Stephanie De Sykes & Rain

Mr. Big

Candida

Cliff Richard and The Shadows Put on Your Dancing shoes film clip from Summer Holiday

ATV Glen Campbell and Company

Sonny and Cher


Tuesday 20th August 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Madeline Bell

The Detroit Emeralds

John Paul Jones

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock


Wednesday 21st August 1974

BBC2 10CC In Concert 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Thursday 22nd August 1974

BBC1 Top Of the Pops 7:10 - 7:45 pm

Host: Dave Lee Travis (Daily Mirror has the host as Paul Burnett)

NB The Daily Mirror has Alvin Stardust due to make an appearance

Bay City Rollers Summerlove Sensation

The Three Degrees When Will I See You Again (repeat)

Cockney Rebel Mr Soft

Bobby Goldsboro Hello Summertime (repeat)

Cozy Powell Na Na Na (disc)

Eric Clapton I Shot The Sheriff (TOTP film)

Jimmy Ruffin What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted (disc)

Paper Lace The Black Eyed Boys

Peters & Lee Rainbow

Showaddywaddy Hey Rock and Roll

Sylvia Y Viva Espana

BBC2 Show of the Week: It’s Lulu

Lulu

Engelbert Humperdinck

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot

Elton John is the star puppet

Neil Sedaka promo clip


Friday 23rd August 1974

BBC1 Music With Martell

Lena Martell

Tyne Tees The Songs that Stopped The Shows

Ronnie Hilton


Saturday 24th August 1974

BBC1 We Want To Sing

The Settlers

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 8:15 - 9:05 pm (first in fourth series)

Hank Marvin, John Farrar

The Nolans

BBC2 Loving You Elvis Presley movie

LWT Saturday Scene

Alvin Stardust

LWT The Partridge Family: Not With My Sister You Don't

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

Malcolm Roberts

The Kaye Sisters


Sunday 25th August 1974

BBC2 They Sold A Million

Vince Hill

John Denver

Dana

LWT The Jackson Five: Who's Hoozis

ATV The Golden Shot

Brotherly Love


Monday 26th August 1974 Bank Holiday

BBC1 The Monkees: Monkee See Monkee Die

BBC1 Cilla 9:30 - 10:15 pm

Cilla Black

BBC1 The Spinners (Liverpool)

BBC2 Don McLean: Till Tomorrow 7:30 - 8:15 pm

Granada Lift Off With Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Geordie - She's A Teaser

Grant Gaynor

Glyn Poole – Sally Sunshine

Bright Red Tandem - Seaside Ladies

John Christie - The Fourth of July

Thames Opportunity Knocks!

Natural High (members would later become The Christians in the mid eighties)


Tuesday 27th August 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul (repeat)

Madeline Bell

Doris Troy

Jimmy Helms

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

Julie Felix

Peter Skellern


Wednesday 28th August 1974

BBC2 Rufus Thomas In Concert 7:25 - 8:15 pm

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers


Thursday 29th August 1974

BBC1 Top Of the Pops 7:10 - 7:40 pm

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

Osmonds Love Me For A Reason (repeat)

Bryan Ferry Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Donny & Marie Osmond I'm Leaving It All Up To You (repeat)

Sweet Dreams Honey Honey (repeat)

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting

Barry White Can't Get Enough Of Your Love Babe (promo)

John Denver Annie's Song (disc)

Cozy Powell Na Na Na

Kc & The Sunshine Band Queen Of Clubs (disc)

Kiki Dee I Got The Music In Me

Showaddywaddy Hey Rock & Roll (repeat)

Johnny Bristol Hang On In There Baby (promo)

BBC2 Show of the Week: It’s Lulu

Gilbert O’Sullivan

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot

The Sweet's Brian Connolly interviewed by Ed Stewart


Friday 30th August 1974

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Acker Bilk

Design

Anita Harris

BBC2 The Camera and the Song

Ian Campbell


Saturday 31st August 1974

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 8:15 - 9:00 pm

Cliff Richard - Sitting On The Back Seat, Travelling Light

Lyn Paul - Lipstick On Your Collar

BBC1 Parkinson

Charles Aznavour

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family: A Partridge By Any Other Name

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

Wilma Redding

Marty Wilde


Sunday 1st September 1974

BBC2 The Gilbert Becaud Show 8:15 - 9:00 pm

Lulu - Resurrection Shuffle, I'll Go My Way By Myself

BBC2 Five Faces Of Guitar 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Hosts: Julian Bream and Mike Harding

Jeff Beck, Barney Kessel, John Renbourn, Paco Pena, Julian Bream

LWT The Jackson Five: Moe White

ATV The Golden Shot

Tony Hatch and Jackie Trent


Monday 2nd September 1974

Granada Lift Off With Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

McGuinness Flint

The Rats

Scott Fitzgerald

New World


Wednesday 4th September 1974

BBC2 Sailor In Concert 7:35 - 8:10 pm

Granada Late Night Drama: Starmaker 10:45 – 11:20 pm

The Kinks

Anglia News

Radio Caroline’s return


Thursday 5th September 1974

BBC1 Top Of the Pops 7:25 - 7:55 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

10 C.C. Silly Love

Peters & Lee Rainbow (repeat)

Elton John The Bitch Is Back

Alvin Stardust You You You

Paper Lace The Black Eyed Boys

Cat Stevens Another Saturday Night (disc)

Osmonds Love Me For A Reason (repeat)

Supremes Baby Love (disc)

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting

Sylvia Y Viva Espana (repeat)

Yorkshire Play It Again Stewpot

Puppets of Cliff Richard, Elton John


Friday 6th September 1974

The Tommy Cooper Hour

Design

Ann Marie David

The Alex Welch Band


Saturday 7th September 1974

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 8:40 - 9:25 pm

Labi Siffre

The Nolans

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT The Partridge Family

Granada The Wheeltapper’s And Shunters Social Club

Marion Ryan, David Whitfield


Sunday 8th September 1974

LWT The Jackson Five

ATV The Golden Shot

Design

Dana

Anglia How I Won The War movie with John Lennon


Monday 9th September 1974

Thames Tony Bennett at the Talk of the Town (repeat)

Billy Eckstein


Tuesday 10th September 1974

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea 4:25 - 4:50 pm

Ayshea Brough - Paper Roses

Albatross - Rock N Roll Boogie Man

Showaddywaddy - Rock N Roll Lady

Limme & The Family Cooking - Saxophone Jones

Gerry Lochran - Can't Get The Finger Pickin'

David Cassidy - Please Please me (film clip)


Wednesday 11th September 1974

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Lynsey DePaul

Mouth and MacNeil

the voice of Kenny Everett


Thursday 12th September 1974

BBC1 Chico and The Man 9:30 - 9:55 pm (first episode)

theme by Jose Feliciano

BBC2 Sergio Mendes and Brasil ‘77

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

Sweet Fanny Adams

Dave Paskett

Blue Murder

Granada 45 5.20 - 5.50 pm (first in second series)

Alvin Stardust

Mike D'Abo

Zigzag (dance troupe)

Polly Brown


Friday 13th September 1974

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

NB The show now moves to Friday. Host Paul Burnett was due to present the show in May but was prevented from doing so due to the Production Assistants’ strike. He had been listed in the Radio Times for the previous four weeks as the presenter

Host: Paul Burnett

Bryan Ferry Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Osmonds Love Me For A Reason (repeat) (number one)

Cat Stevens Another Saturday Night (disc)

Sweet Sensation Sad Sweet Dreamer

Mike McGear Leave It

Mick Robertson The Tango's Over

John Denver Annie's Song (repeat)

Alvin Stardust You You You

Andy Kim Rock Me Gently (promo clip)

Kc & The Sunshine Band Queen Of Clubs (repeat)

Kiki Dee I Got The Music In Me

Johnny Bristol Hang On In There Baby (film clip)

The Commodores Machine Gun (disc)

LWT Russell Harty

Adam Faith I’ll Survive


Saturday 14th September 1974

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 6:35 - 7:20 pm

Cliff Richard - Good Times Bad Times, Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In, Dance The Night Away, Keep On Winning, The Day I Met Marie

Pearly Gates - Get Back

Cliff Richard & The Nolans - Blowing In The Wind

ATV Tiswas 10:10 - 11:15 am (first edition)

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 15th September 1974

BBC2 Engelbert Humperdinck In Bermuda 8:25 - 9:05 pm

Anne Murray

LWT The Osmonds: Away They Go (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

Dana


Monday 16th September 1974

BBC2 David Clayton-Thomas In Concert

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

Annie Ross


Tuesday 17th September 1974

Granada Life Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Erasmus

Oscar

The Kiki Dee Band

Wizzard


Wednesday 18th September 1974

BBC2 Midweek Music: Cleo and John

Cleo Laine & John Dankworth

Danny Williams

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers

Yorkshire Frankie Howerd in Concert

Kenny Lynch


Thursday 19th September 1974

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Twiggs 9:20 - 10:00 pm

Host: Twiggy

Tim Hardin – The Lady came From Baltimore, Misty Roses & Twiggy – Hang On To A Dream

Paul Jones – Peter, & Twiggy - medley

Granada 45 5.20 - 5.50 pm

10CC - Silly Love, Sacro-Illiac

The Glitter Band - Just For You

Peter Sarstedt - Where Do You Go To My Lovely

The Kiki Dee Band


Friday 20th September 1974

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

Host: Noel Edmonds

Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting

Elton John The Bitch Is Back (repeat)

Andy Fairweather-Low Reggae Tune

Barry White Can't Get Enough Of Your Love Babe (promo)

Brian Protheroe Pinball

Peter Shelley Gee Baby

Cozy Powell Na Na Na

Don Covay It's Better To Have (disc)

Robert Wyatt I'm A Believer

Kc & The Sunshine Band Queen Of Clubs (repeat)

Leo Sayer Long Tall Glasses

Paper Lace The Black Eyed Boys

The Commodores Machine Gun (disc)

LWT Russell Harty

Brett Smiley

Andrew Oldham


Saturday 21st September 1974

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 8:15 - 9:00 pm

The Three Degrees

ATV Tiswas 10:10 – 11:05 am

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

includes 45 (see 19th September)

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (first edition)

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Lindesfarne

Bullfrog

ATV New Faces (new series)

Mickie Most and Tony Hatch on the panel

ATV The Name Of The Game: I Love You Billy Baker part two

With Sammy Davis Jr


Sunday 22nd September 1974

LWT The Osmonds: Don Osmondo In Spain

ATV The Golden Shot

Dana


Monday 23rd September 1974

BBC2 Billy Preston In Concert (repeat)

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

Matt Monro

Thames Opportuinity Knocks!

Frankie McBride (Irish singer from the sixties)


Tuesday 24th September 1974

BBC1 The Man They Couldn’t Hang (not listed in Daily Mirror)

Sandy Denny The Cell Song

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:55 - 11:35 pm (first of fourth series)

The Cambridge Folk Festival special

Ken Woolard - interview

Arlo Guthrie - Gambling Man, The Motor Cycle Song, Don't Think Twice It's Alright

Loudon Wainwright III - Lousy Love Affair, Guru, I Am The Way

Richard Digence - Working Class Millionaire

Planxty - The Blacksmith

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea 4.25 - 4.50 pm

Ayshea Brough - Ring Ring, And Then He Kissed Me

Sweet Chariot - When I'm A Kid

Alaska - I Don't Know Why

Polly Brown - Up In A Puff of Smoke

film clip from Chitty Chiity Bang Bang


Wednesday 25th September 1974

BBC1 A Touch Of Schmilsson 11:05 - 11:45 pm repeat

Harry Nilsson with Gordon Jenkins

Southern Little Big Time

Freddie & The Dreamers

BBC2 Midweek Music: Cleo and John

Cleo Laine, John Dankworth


Thursday 26th September 1974

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Twiggs

No musical guests of interest

HTV The Great Western Musical Thunderbox

Fred Wedlock

Granada 45 5.20 - 5.50

Host: Kid Jensen

Limmie And The Family Cookin' Saxophone Jones

Medicine Head Mama Come Out, It's Got To Be Alright

Showaddywaddy Rock And Roll Lady

Jaki Whitren


Friday 27th September 1974

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

Host: Tony Blackburn

10 C.C. Silly Love

Sweet Sensation Sad Sweet Dreamer

Alvin Stardust You You You (repeat)

Cat Stevens Another Saturday Night (disc)

Don Covay It's Better To Have (disc)

Andy Kim Rock Me Gently (promo clip)

John Denver Annie's Song (repeat)

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting (repat)

Kiki Dee I Got The Music In Me (repeat)

Leo Sayer Long Tall Glasses

Polly Brown Up In A Puff Of Smoke

Johnny Bristol Hang On In There Baby

Olivia Newton-John I Honestly Love You

BBC1 The Morecambe & Wise Show (first in new series)

Mrs Mills

Wilma Reading

Tyne Tees The Songs that Stopped the Shows

Stuart Gillies

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene 5:20 - 5:50 pm (shown by Thames)

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Lindesfarne

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Saturday 28th September 1974

BBC1 It’s Cliff Richard 8:15 - 9:00 pm

Cliff Richard - Help me Jesus, Proud Mary, When Will We Meet Again

Cliff Richard & Olivia Newton-John - I'm Leaving It Up To You, All I Have To Do Is Dream

The Nolans - Sweet Talking Guy

LWT London Bridge

David Essex

LWT Saturday Scene

Barry Blue

includes 45 (see 26th September)

LWT Up The Junction 68 movie with music by Manfred Mann

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Showaddywaddy

Fogg

ATV Tiswas 10:10 - 11:05 pm

Musical guests not known


Sunday 29th September 1974

BBC2 Network: Folk Of Today 10:40 - 11:15 pm

Magna Carta

Amazing Blondel

BBC2 International Cabaret

The Three Dregrees

LWT The Osmonds: Ireland

ATV The Golden Shot

Dana

Lyn Paul


Monday 30th September 1974

Thames Georgie Girl movie theme by The Seekers


Tuesday 1st October 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:10 - 11:50 pm

The Rolling Stones - Ain't Too Proud To Beg  (promo clip)

Keith Richards - interview

Wally - Sunday Walking Lady, The Martyr

Little Feat - Rock N Roll Doctor (Filmfinder clip)

Average White Band - possibly Pick Up The Pieces (live clip)

The Ronettes - Be My Baby (The TAMI Show)

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

David Essex

The First Class

Jack Wild

Gordon Bennett


Wednesday 2nd October 1974

BBC2 Midweek Music

Charles Aznavour

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Vince Hill

Georgie Fame


Thursday 3rd October 1974

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Twiggs (Twiggy)

David Essex – America, Don't Stop Me Rockin', & Twiggy – On and On

Granada 45

Lyn Paul

Clifford T Ward

Alaska


Friday 4th October 1974

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

NB Sound effects added to the end of some tracks

Host: Jimmy Savile

Theme: Whole Lotta Love

Pilot Magic

Peter Shelley Gee Baby

The Tymes You Little Trustmaker (Pan's People)

David Essex Gonna Make You A Star

The Wombles Minuetto Allegratto

Andy Kim Rock Me Gently

Roxy Music All I Want Is You

Paul Anka You’re Having My Baby (promo clip)

The Drifters Down On The Beach Tonight

David Bowie Knock On Wood (TOTP film)

Adam Faith I Survived

Andy Fairweather-Low Reggae Tune

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting

Rod Stewart Farewell (playout disc)

BBC1 The Morecambe & Wise Show

Wilma Reading

BBC1 Mix Me A Person movie with Adam Faith

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames)

Hosted by Dave Cash

Musical guests not known

LWT No Honestly (first episode)

theme by Lindsay De Paul

LWT Russell Harty Plus

David Essex – There’s Something About You Baby

Jimmy Savile


Saturday 5th October 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: Favourite Things

Petula Clark

Jack Jones

BBC2 2nd House 9:10 - 10:40 pm

Pete Townshend interview 9:10 – 9:40 pm

The Who live at Charlton Athletic Football ground 9:40 – 10:40 pm

ATV Tiswas 10:10 - 11:05 pm

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Noddy Holder of Slade

LWT Saturday Scene

Sparks

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Host: Big Phil

Bay City Rollers

Bullfrog


Sunday 6th October 1974

BBC2 International Cabaret

Lovelace Watkins

LWT The Osmonds: China (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

Patricia Cahill - Didn't We

HTV Animate Objects

George Melly presents a selection of cartoons


Monday 7th October 1974

BBC1 Pebble Mill at One

Shirley Bassey interviewed by Donny MacLeod

Thames Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall (repeat)

HTV Stars in the West

Anita Harris


Tuesday 8th October 1974

BBC1 Omnibus: Tommy Steele; My Life My Song

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:50 - 11:30 pm

NB Johnny Rivers may have been scheduled to appear

Andy Fairweather-Low - Spider Jiving, The Light Within

Splinter - Costa FineTown, China Light

Queen - Son and Daughter, Modern Times Rock and Roll  (The Rainbow, London, March 1974)

Maria Mulduar - Midnight at the Oasis (promo clip)

Syreeta - interview

Link Wray - I Got To Ramble (Filmfinders clip)

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough - Born With A Smile On My Face, Vado Via

Lyn Paul - Who's Sorry Now

Daniel Boone - Sunshine City

Hello - Tell Him

Bitter Suite - Goodbye America


Wednesday 9th October 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Madeline Bell, Jimmy Helms


Thursday 10th October 1974

Granada 45

Labi Siffre

Sparks - At Home, At Work, At Play, Thanks But No Thanks, Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

Dave Dee, Dozy, Mick and Titch

possibly Robert Wyatt

Scottish

Showcase

Georgia Brown

Madeline Bell

Ray Fell

Stuart Gillies


Friday 11th October 1974

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

Host: Paul Burnett

Barry Blue Hot Shot

Bay City Rollers All Of Me Loves All Of You

Gary Shearston I Get A Kick Out Of You (disc)

George McCrae I Can't Leave You Alone (repeat)

John Denver Annie’s Song (repeat)

Ken Boothe Everything I Own (promo)

Kiki Dee I Got The Music In Me (repeat)

Queen Killer Queen

Robert Wyatt I'm A Believer

Slade Far Far Away

Sweet Sensation Sad Sweet Dreamer

The Commodores Machine Gun (disc)

BBC1 The Morecambe & Wise Show

Wilma Reading

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Bryan Ferry – It Ain’t Me Babe


Saturday 12th October 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: Dancing on a Saturday Night 8:10 - 8:40 pm

Petula Clark

ATV Tiswas 10:10 - 11:35 am

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Lynsey De Paul

Dave Cash of Capital Radio

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

includes 45

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Mud

Kestral

ATV New Faces

Victoria Wood

Granada George

George Melly


Sunday 13th October 1974

BBC1 Omnibus: Alan Price part three: Between Today and Yesterday 10:50 - 11:45 pm

LWT The Osmonds: Jimmy and James in London

ATV The Golden Shot

Lynsey DePaul


Monday 14th October 1974

Thames The System movie with The Searchers theme


Tuesday 15th October 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:45 - 11:25 pm

Climax Blues Band Amerita, Sense of Direction, Losin' The Humbles

Manfred Mann’s Earth Band - Give Me The Good Earth

Barclay James Harvest – Crazy City, For No One (live at Drury Lane theatre)

The Miracles - You Really Got A Hold On Me (possibly The TAMI Show)

Lindesfarne - Tonight (promo clip)

Guru Guru - Dagobert Duck's 100th Birthday (Filmfinders clip)

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Bay City Rollers - Raining In Your Heart, Freedom Road, Shang a Lang, All of Me Loves All of You

Barry Blue - Touch of Your Loving Hand, also seen as Hot Shot

Horace Brown

Eli Cuthbertson Mountain Boy

Jigsaw


Wednesday 16th October 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Madeline Bell

Jimmy Helms


Thursday 17th October 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 – 8:00 pm

Host: Noel Edmonds

NB listed by the Daily Mirror, but not broadcast

BBC2 Twiggs

Bryan Ferry - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, & Twiggy- What A Wonderful World

Jimmy Ruffin - What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted

BBC2 Garry Watson reads ‘A Kite Is A Victim’ by Leonard Cohen 11:50 - 11:55 pm

Granada 45 5:20 - 5:50 pm

David Essex

Swindle

Brian Protheroe

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Geordie


Friday 18th October 1974

BBC1 The Morecambe & Wise Show

Wilma Reading

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Rod Stewart – Bring It On Home To Me


Saturday 19th October 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: What’s New 8:40 - 9:10 pm

Petula Clark

Telly Savalas (as a singer)

BBC2 2nd House 8:10 - 9:40 pm

includes Randy Newman - interview and songs

ATV Tiswas 10:10 - 11:35 am

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Andy Fairweather-Low

Hank Marvin

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 20th October 1974

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

The Wombles

BBC2 Cabaret From The Talk Of The Town

Musical guests not known

LWT The Osmonds: Sir Donald of Bavaria

Granada Cinema

George Melly looks at rock n roll movies

ATV The Golden Shot

Alan Elsdon and his Jazzband


Tuesday 22nd October 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:40 - 11:20 pm

Robert Greenfield - interview (author of book about the Rolling Stones on tour)

Supertramp - Dreamer, Rudy

PFM - Four Holes in the Ground (promo clip)

Country Joe McDonald - TV Blues, Holy Roller, Living In The Country

Robert Palmer - How Much Fun (Filmfinders clip)

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich


Wednesday 23rd October 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Jimmy Helms

Labi Siffre

Big Jim Sullivan


Thursday 24th October 1974

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

Host: Dave Lee Travis

Ken Boothe Everything I Own

Bay City Rollers All Of Me Loves All Of You (repeat)

The Crystals Da Doo Ron Ron (disc)

George McCrae I Can't Leave You Alone (repeat)

Glitter Band Let's Get Together Again

Splinter Costafine Town

Stylistics Let's Put It All Together (disc)

Queen Killer Queen

Sparks Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

Three Degrees Get Your Love Back

Gary Shearston I Get A Kick Out Of You

Olivia Newton-John I Honestly Love You (repeat)

BBC2 Show Of The Week: Johnny Mathis 9:30 - 10:15 pm

Granada 45

John Baldry - Crazy Lady

The Drifters - Down on the Beach Tonight

The Three Degrees - Get Your Love Back

Lynsey De Paul - No Honestly

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel -Bed In The Corner, possibly one other song

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames following day)

John Miles

Fogg


Friday 25th October 1974

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show

BBC1 The Morecambe & Wise Show

Wilma Reading


Saturday 26th October 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: The Roaring Forties

Petula Clark

The Pointer Sisters – Steamheat, medley with Petula

LWT London Bridge

Capital Radio article

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT What’s Good For The Goose movie with The Pretty Things

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 27th October 1974

BBC2 International Cabaret (From The Talk Of The Town)

Freda Payne

Sacha Distel

LWT The Osmonds: Paris

LWT The Partridge Family: Dairy of a Mad Millionaire

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Sailor

ATV The Golden Shot

The Vernons


Monday 28th October 1974

BBC1 Play It Cool 1962 movie with Billy Fury

Thames The Jackson Five: Michael In Wonderland (not listed in Daily Mirror)


Tuesday 29th October 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:40 - 11:20 pm

Johnny Winter - Jumping Jack Flash, Golden Days and Rock N Roll

Janis Ian - Dance With Me, Stars

Alvin Lee - Don't Be Cruel, Money Honey (The Rainbow, London)

Kevin Coyne - Poor Swine (Hyde Park film)

Pink Floyd - Echoes (Crystal Voyager film clip)

Van Morrison - Lyndon Arden Stole the Highlights (Filmfinders clip)

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Roger Whittaker – Every Time Is Going To Be The Last TIme


Wednesday 30th October 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Jimmy Helms

Freda Payne


Thursday 31st October 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Ken Boothe Everything I Own

Crystals Da Doo Ron Ron (Pan's People)

Drifters Down On The Beach Tonight (repeat)

Suzi Quatro The Wild One

Hues Corporation Rockin Soul (promo)

Slade Far Far Away (repeat)

David Essex Gonna Make You A Star

Lynsey De Paul No Honestly

Eddie Holman Hey There Lonely Girl (promo)

Peppers Pepper Box (disc)

Kc & The Sunshine Band Sound Your Funky Horn

Barry Blue Hot Shot (repeat)

Hello Tell Him

Granada 45

Sacha Distel

KC & The Sunshine Band (possibly)

Four Tops

Slade

Hudson Ford (possibly)

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames following day)

Shakin’ Stevens


Friday 1st November 1974

BBC1 The Morecambe & Wise Show

Wilma Redding

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Leo Sayer - Another Time

Thames The Geordie Scene

Fogg

The John Miles Set

Thames Magpie

David Essex


Saturday 2nd November 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: His and Hers

Petula Clark

Jack Jones

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Gary Shearston

LWT Saturday Scene

Glyn Poole

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known

LWT Candid Camera

Marty Wilde

Granada George

George Melly


Sunday 3rd November 1974

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Freddie Garrity

BBC1 Gene Sings Pitney 10:45 - 11:15 pm

LWT The Osmonds

ATV The Golden Shot

Roy Budd

The Bachelors


Monday 4th November 1974

Southern Reluctant Heroes of Hill 656, movie with Trini Lopez


Tuesday 5th November 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:50 - 11:30 pm

Mick Ronson - interview

Jackson Browne - For A Dancer (Filmfinders clip)

Kiki Dee - Step By Step, You Need Help

Jess Roden - What The Hell, Sad Story

The Allman Brothers - Statesboro Blues (Fillmore East)

Refugee - Ritt Mickley (The Marquee, London)

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Slade

Peter Oliver

Alister Jons

Thames Looks Familiar

Lita Roza


Wednesday 6th November 1974

BBC1 Pebble Mill

Frank Ifield

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Jimmy Helms

Thames This Is Your Life: John Conteh

Paul and Linda McCartney


Thursday 7th November 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Queen Killer Queen (repeat)

The Javells Goodbye Nothing To Say

Sparks Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

The Glitter Band Let's Get Together Again

Peter Shelley Bye Bye

Roxy Music All I Want Is You

Pilot Magic

Sunny Headline News

Splinter Costafine Town

The Rubettes Juke Box Jive

Dionne Warwick & The Detroit Spinners Then Came You (Pan’s People)

Peppers Pepper Box

Ken Boothe Everything I Own

Barry White You're The First The Last My Everything (playout record)

Granada 45

Russ Ballard Fly Away

Janis Ian The Man

Bugatti And Musker Take Me With You

Ducks Deluxe Love's Melody, Topping

Mud Shake, Rattle and Roll, Hippy, Hippy Shake, See You Later Alligator, Blue Moon

KC & The Sunshine Band (possibly)

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames the following day)

Geordie

Lamplight

The Freelanders

NB another source has this as Shakin' Stevens


Friday 8th November 1974

BBC1 Introducing Diane Solomon

Musical guests not known

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Barbara Dickson - The Bleak Mid Winter

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scne

Geordie

Lamplight

The Freelanders


Saturday 9th November 1974

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Bay City Rollers

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 10th November 1974

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

The Rockin’ Berries

BBC2 International Cabaret

Sylvia

Gilbert Becuad

LWT The Osmonds: Denmark (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

The Bachelors

Anne Shelton


Tuesday 12th November 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:00 - 11:40 pm

Roger Dean and Hipgnosis article

Golden Earring - Cabndy's Going Bad, Love Is A Rodeo (NB band member says that ‘someone should kick that guy in the balls’ when referring to Bob Harris)

Status Quo - Big Fat Mama (Wembley)

Seventh Wave - Things To Come (animated film)

Snafu - Lock and Key, Big Dog Dusty

Hipgnosis and Roger Dean album artwork - article

no Lift Off With Ayshea due to coverage of The Budget


Wednesday 13th November 1974

BBC2 Colour My Soul

Jimmy Helms

BBC2 Poor Cow, 1967 movie with theme by Donovan

Ulster Sounds Like McEvoy

Horslips


Thursday 14th November 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Dave Lee Travis

David Essex - Gonna Make You A Star (repeat)

Lynsey De Paul No Honestly

Cilla Black He Was A Writer

The Crystals Da Doo Ron Ron

Donny Osmond Where Did All The Good Times Go

Gary Glitter Oh Yes You're Beautiful

Suzi Quatro The Wild One

Ronnie Corbett - Fanny

Ace How Long

Barry White You're The First The Last My Everything (disc)

Eddie Holman Hey There Lonely Girl

Chi-Lites Too Good To Be Forgotten (promo)

Wings Junior's Farm (disc)

Granada 45

The Kinks

Ayshea Brough - Another Without You Day

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames the following day)

Mungo Jerry

Raw Spirit


Friday 15th November 1974

BBC1 Mike Yarwood

Peters & Lee

BBC1 Introducing Diane Solomon

Musical guests not known

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Saturday 16th November 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: The Tale Of A Scorpio

Petula Clark

Georgia Brown

BBC2 2nd House 9:25 - 10:55 pm

includes John, Paul, George, Ringo...and Bert with Barbara Dickson

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Roy Wood on painting

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees In Tune 9:05 - 9:35 am

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 17th November 1974

BBC1 The Basil Brush Show

Musical guests not known

LWT The Osmonds: India


Monday 18th November 1974

BBC1 Panorama: Younger Every Day

The Heavy Metal Kids - live clip


Tuesday 19th November 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:35 - 11:20 pm

Joni Mitchell with Tom Scott & The LA Express at the New Vicroria Theatre, London, May 1974

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Geordie

Freddie Garrity

Together

Julian Brook


Wednesday 20th November 1974

BBC2 George Hamilton IV and Other Folk

Magna Carta

Pete Sayers

Ulster Sounds Like McEvoy

Fruupp


Thursday 21st November 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Noel Edmonds

Wings Junior’s Farm

David Essex Gonna Make You A Star (with Wings joining in on ‘I don’t fink so’)

Elvis Presley My Boy (promo)

Peppers Pepper Box (repeat)

Hot Chocolate Cherie Baby

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting

Lulu The Man With The Golden Gun

Queen Killer Queen

Alvin Stardust Tell Me Why

Hello Tell Him

Javells Goodbye Nothing To Say (disc)

Bachman-Turner Overdrive You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (Pan's People)

Rubettes Juke Box Jive

Granada 45

Splinter Costafine Town

Hot Chocolate Cheri Babe

Ralph Mctell Streets Of London

John Christie

Geordie

Phillip Goodhand-Tait

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames the following day)

Beckett

Cozy Powell


Friday 22nd November 1974

BBC1 Introducing Diane Solomon

Musical guests not known

Thames Magpie

Jazz music in New Orleans

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Gary Glitter – You’re Beautiful


Saturday 23rd November 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: Off To The Movies

Petula Clark

David Essex – Stardust, medley with Petula & Michael York

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Barry Blue

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees In Tune

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 24th November 1974

BBC1 The Royal Variety Performance

Paper Lace

Perry Como

LWT The Osmonds: Yukon (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

The Bachelors

Vince Hill


Monday 25th November 1974

BBC1 The Family Way, 1966 movie, music written by Paul McCartney

BBC2 Second City Firsts: Squire

Alan Hull of Lindesfarne in acting role and writes the music


Tuesday 26th November 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 11:40 pm - 12:20 am

Jackie Lynton’s Grande - Last Say (poem), I Don't Need You,

Gentle Giant - Octopus medley (The Drury Lane Theatre, London)

Ca - Dizzy Dizzy (in recording studio in Cologne)

The Pretty Things - Singapore Silk Torpedo, Dream / Joey

Granada Lift Off With Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Stavely Makepeace

Hello

Zig Zag

Alvin Stardust


Wednesday 27th November 1974

BBC2 George Hamilton IV and Other Folk

John D Loudermilk

Fivepenny Piece

Ulster Sounds Like McEvoy

Pumpkinhead

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Abba

Kristina Sparkle


Thursday 28th November 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Paul Burnett

Disco Tex & The Sex-o-Lettes Get dancing (disc)

Pilot Magic

Javells feat Nosmo King Goodbye Nothing To Say

Kenny The Bump

The Goodies The Inbetweenies

Wayne Gibson Under My Thumb

Al Green Sha-la-la (Make me happy) (Disc)

Barry White You're The First The Last My Everything (promo)

Suzi Quatro The Wild One (repeat)

Gary Glitter Oh Yes You're Beautiful (repeat)

Splinter Costafine Town

Ace How long

David Essex Gonna Make You A Star (repeat)

Granada 45

Philip Goodhand-Tait - You Are

Ronnie Lane and the Passing Show - What Went Down

Sweet - The Six Teens, You're Not Wrong For Loving Me/Lady Starlight

Wild Honey - Gotta Find A Way

Johnny Ricco - Ruanaround Sue

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames the following day)

Sweet

Sandgate


Friday 29th November 1974

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show


Saturday 30th November 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: And All That Jazz

Petula Clark

Oscar Peterson

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene

Bay City Rollers

includes 45

Tyne Tees In Tune

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 1st December 1974

BBC1 Omnibus: Oscar Peterson and Andre Previn

BBC2 A Day With Dana

LWT The Osmonds: The Black Forest (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

The Bachelors

The Three Degrees

Yorkshire Stars on Sunday

Rod McKuen


Tuesday 3rd December 1974

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:55 - 11:35 pm

Freddie King

The Sutherland Brothers and Quiver

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea, with guest host Sally James

Ayshea Brough

The Goodies - The Inbetweenies

Micky Moonshine - Baby Blue

The Cats - Be My Day

Gary Glitter


Wednesday 4th December 1974

BBC2 George Hamilton IV and Other Folk

Bill Clifton

Ulster Sounds Like McEvoy

Chips

Yorkshire Sounds Like Les Dawson

Olivia Newton-John


Thursday 5th December 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Tony Blackburn

Bachman Turner Overdrive You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet (promo)

Abba So Long

George McCrae You Can Have It All

Hello Tell Him

Mud Lonely This Christmas

Rod Stewart & The Faces You Can Make Me Dance Sing Or Anything (disc)

Alvin Stardust Tell Me Why

Barry White You're The First The Last My Everything (Pan's People)

Rupie Edwards Ire Feelings

KC & The Sunshine Band Sound Your Funky Horn (repeat)

The Rubettes Juke Box Jive

The Wombles Wombling Merry Christmas

The Tymes Ms.Grace

Granada 45

Alvin Stardust

Zig Zag

Roy Harper

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames the following day)

Kelly's Eye


Friday 6th December 1974

BBC1 Val Singleton Meets Lyn Paul

BBC1 Introducing Diane Solomon

Musical guests not known

LWT Russell Harty Plus

No guests of interest in this show

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Sweet

Sandgate


Saturday 7th December 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula:The One Man Band 8:50 - 9:10 pm

Petula Clark

Gilbert O’Sullivan – Christmas Song, & Petula - Fifteen Times, Can't Get You To Love Me

BBC2 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra

Royal Albert Hall, London

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees In Tune

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 8th December 1974

BBC2 A Day With Dana

LWT The Osmonds: Italy (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

Max Bygraves

ATV Sunday TV Movie: Dr Cook’s Garden

Bing Crosby in acting role


Tuesday 10th December 1974

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea

Host: Ayshea

Ayshea Brough

Mr Big

Laari – The Other Side Of Me


Wednesday 11th December 1974

BBC2 George Hamilton IV and Other Folk

Roger Whittaker

Saffron

The Johnny Young Band


Thursday 12th December 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Jimmy Savile

Barry White You're The First The Last My Everything (promo)

Elton John Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds

Gary Glitter Oh Yes You're Beautiful

Gilbert O'Sullivan Christmas Song (repeat)

Rod Stewart & The Faces You Can Make Me Dance Sing Or Anything (promo)

Status Quo Down Down (repeat)

Bachman-Turner Overdrive You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (disc)

Disco Tex & The Sex-O-Lettes Get Dancing (repeat)

Goodies The Inbetweenies

Ralph McTell Streets Of London

Showaddywaddy Hey Mr Christmas

Ken Boothe Crying Over You

Wizzard Are You Ready To Rock

BBC2 An Evening With Nana Mouskouri part one

Musical guests not known

Granada 45

Bay City Rollers Angel, Angel, Shang A Lang, Be My Baby

Wayne Gibson Under My Thumb

Maynard Williams

Hustler

Zig Zag

Medicine Head

Tyne Tees The Geordie Scene (shown by Thames the following day)

Peter Scott

Prelude

Jack The Lad


Friday 13th December 1974

BBC1 Introducing Diane Solomon

No other guests of interest

LWT Russell Harty Plus

Georgie Fame – The Ali Shuffle


Saturday 14th December 1974

BBC1 The Sound Of Petula: The Young At Heart

No guests of interest in this edition

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Article on candle making featuring the band Hello

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

includes 45

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees In Tune

Musical guests not known


Sunday 15th December 1974

LWT The Osmonds: Transylvania (repeat)

BBC2 A Day With Dana

ATV The Golden Shot

Max Bygraves

The Kaye Sisters


Monday 16th December 1974

BBC1 Wonderful Life Cliff Richard movie


Tuesday 17th December 1974

Granada Lift Off with Ayshea (final show)

Ayshea Brough

Beano - Candy Baby

Crane - American Dream (Tony Crane of The Merseybeats)

Stephanie Sykes - Only Love

Vincent Edwards - Wonderland

Him & Us

Showaddywaddy - Hey Mr Christmas

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric

Thames Welcome Back Mr Alpert...

Herb Alpert & His Tijuana Brass special


Wednesday 18th December 1974

BBC2 John D Loudermilk 9:10 - 9:35 pm


Thursday 19th December 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 7:20 - 8:00 pm

Host: Noel Edmonds

NB Edmonds buys a new off-the-peg three-piece suit at £90 a time for each TOTP he does

Disco Tex & The Sex-o-Lettes Get Dancing (Disc)

Wombles Wombling Merry Christmas

David Essex Stardust

Kenny The Bump

Alvin Stardust Tell Me Why

Wayne Gibson Under My Thumb

Bachman Turner Overdrive You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet (promo)

Ringo Starr Only You (promo)

Billy Swan I Can Help

Donny & Marie Osmond Morning Side Of The Mountain

H B Barnum We're Having A Party

Gloria Gaynor Never Can Say Goodbye (Pan’s People)

Barry White You're The First, The Last, My Everything (promo)

Mud Lonely This Christmas

BBC2 An Evening With Nana Mouskouri part two

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees About Britain: Jazz on Tyne

Humphrey Lyttleton, Ronnie Scott

Granada 45

Lynsey De Paul

Viola Wills - I Believe in Miracles

Barbara Dickson - Here Comes The Sun

The Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron

Abba

HTV Paxton at Colston

Tom Paxton


Friday 20th December 1974

LWT Russell Harty

No guests of interest in this show


Saturday 21st December 1974

BBC1 Petula Sings Christmas

Petula Clark

BBC1 Parkinson

Andy Williams

BBC2 Network: The Corries in Concert

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

John Entwistle

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known

includes 45 (see 19th December)

Yorkshire Les Dawson’s Christmas Box

Gilbert O’Sullivan

Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen


Sunday 22nd December 1974

BBC1 Basil Brush’s Christmas Fantasy

Musical guests not known

LWT The Osmonds: Rio de Janeiro (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

Max Bygraves

The Turnstyle


Monday 23rd December 1974

BBC1 The Osmonds 6:05 - 6:55 pm

BBC1 The Graduate 1968 movie with songs by Simon and Garfunkel

BBC1 The Spinners at Christmas


Tuesday 24th December 1974 Christmas Eve

BBC1 Crackerjack

The Goodies

Dana

BBC1 Aladdin 4:15 - 5:55 pm

Pantomime with Pan’s People, Dana

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test 10:05 - 11:00 pm

Elton John live in concert, The Odeon, Hammersmith, London

NB stereo simulcast with BBC Radio One

Thames Follow that Dream Elvis Presley movie

ATV Tiswas 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Musical guests not known

BBC1 The Diane Solomon Show

Demis Roussos

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric


Wednesday 25th December 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 2:15 - 3:00 pm

Hosts: Jimmy Savile and Tony Blackburn

Mud Lonely This Christmas

Osmonds Love Me For A Reason (promo)

Sweet Sensation Sad Sweet Dreamer

New Seekers You Wont Find Another Fool Like Me (Pan's People)

David Essex Gonna Make You A Star

Paper Lace Billy Don’t Be A Hero

The Three Degrees When Will I See You Again

Ken Booth Everything I Own

Abba Waterloo

Charles Aznavour She

Barry White You're The First The Last My Everything (Pan's People)

Slade Merry Christmas Everybody

BBC1 True Grit 1969 movie with Glen Campbell

Granada Christmas Rock On With 45 1:15 - 2:00 pm

Hosted by Dave Jensen and Rosko

Musical guests not known

ATV Christmas Singalong With

Sacha Distel

The Bachelors

Thames The Tommy Cooper Hour

Dana

Introduced by Kid Jensen & Emperor Rosko

Mud - Lonely this Christmas

Bay City Rollers

Colin Blunstone

Ken Boothe

Dave Cousins

Rick Wakeman

Queen - Killer Queen


Thursday 26th December 1974 Boxing Day

BBC1 Help! 1965 Beatles movie

BBC1 Cilla 6:15 - 7:00 pm

David Essex

The Wombles

BBC1 The Good Old Days

Wilma Reading

ATV The Golden Shot

Max Bygraves

Tony Christie


Friday 27th December 1974

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 5:20 - 6:05 pm

Hosts: Noel Edmonds, Dave Lee Travis

The Rubettes Sugar Baby Love

John Denver Annie's Song (repeat)

Alvin Stardust Jealous Mind

George McCrae Rock Your Baby

Stephanie De Sykes Born With A Smile On My Face

Sparks This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us (repeat)

Gary Glitter Always Yours

Sylvia Y Viva Espana (repeat)

Queen Killer Queen

Ray Stevens The Streak

Suzi Quatro Devil Gate Drive (repeat)

Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting

Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun (Musik Laden)

Mud Tiger Feet

Ensmble Tiger Feet

BBC2 Tony Bennett at The Festival Hall 6:05 - 7:05 pm

ATV Des O’ Connor Entertains 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Musical guests not known


Saturday 28th December 1974

BBC1 Shirley Bassey

Neil Diamond & Shirley Bassey - Play Me

ATV Tiswas

Musical guests not known

Tyne Tees In Tune

Musical guests not known

LWT London Bridge

Bruan May od Queen

Filming of movie "Popstick" with The Glitter Band, The Rubbettes

LWT Saturday Scene

Musical guests not known


Sunday 29th December 1974

BBC1 Sing A Song of Secombe

The Nolans

Nina

BBC2 A Day With Dana

LWT The Osmonds: Coming Home to Utah (repeat)

ATV Elton John and Bernie Taupin: Say Goodbye, Norma Jean, and Other Things . . . 12:00 - 1:10 pm (repeat)

ATV The Golden Shot

Max Bygraves

The Peddlers


Tuesday 31st December 1974

BBC1 The Monkees

BBC1 Top Of The Year: Variety Club Awards 10:55 pm - 12:00 am

Ed Stewart

BBC2 The Old Grey Whistle Test: Rock Till Two 12:03 - 2:00 am

NB Bob Harris appears from the TARDIS to wish us a Happy New Year!

Cheech and Chong - Basketball Jones (cartoon clip)

Leo Sayer - In My Life, Drop Back, The Bells of St Mary's, Another Time, Tomorrow, The Dancer

Ace - Time Ain't Long, Satellite, I Ain't Gonna Stand For This No More, Sniffin' About

Tim Buckley - Dolphins

Goldie Zelkowitz - Little by Little

Jesse Colin Young - Song For Juli

Van Morrison – Caravan

The Doobie Brothers – Eyes Of Silver

Chick Corea - Space Circus

The Steve Miller Band - Your Cash Ain't Nothing But Trash

Dory Previn - Cold Water Canyon

Bad Company -

ATV The Val Doonican Show

Fabric

Granada New Year’s Eve at the Wheeltappers And Shunters Social Club 10:30 - 11:30 pm

Freddie Garritty - The Chicken Song

Matt Monro - Around The Word, Born Free, The Happy Song

Design

Freddie Garrity

ITV Sing In The New

Vince Hill

Eve Graham


Also this year

Bryan Ferry - BBC1 Twiggy Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Gary Glitter - LWT Saturday Scene interview and presented with platinum disc

Slade - ITV Old New Borrowed and Blue TV ad

10CC - ITV Lift Off Silly Love

Strawbs Tyne Tees News Interview about Grace Darling and a visit to the lighthouse with the RNLI

February - Man BBC Schools Man’s First Seven Inch Record

BBC2 Second House. Sonny Rollins at Ronnie Scott's. Filmed in July but not broadcast until 2012 by BBC4