DICKIE DAVIES was World of Sport’s presenter from the retirement of Eamonn Andrews in 1968 until the programme ended in 1985

The TV Times listing for August 30 1975 showing World of Sport’s transmission of highlights from the European Final in Bydgoszc

Everyone knew the World of Sport theme tune. It belted out in millions of homes at lunchtime on Saturday. Watch the credits and listen to the tune again:

The original version, played througout the 70s

A later variation from the early 80s

DAVE LANNING was the Voice of Speedway on ITV for three decades

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Speedway on TV

Speedway Fiction

Speedway like it used to be!

Home In the 70s, speedway featured regularly on Terrestrial TV, most notably in the Saturday Afternoon programme World of Sport…