P216 ORACLE 216 Sat24 Sep ITN 2207:07   2/2     WEDNESDAY Cont: Soccer — European Cup (1st round, 2nd leg) including four British and Irish team. UEFA Cup including eight British and Irish teams THURSDAY Mrs Thatcher in WashingtonN TUC meets Employment Secretary Norman Tebbit about union reform. Scottish National Party begins three-day conference at Rothesay. Unemployment figures. Tennis: Davis Cup — GB v Chile FRIDAY Mrs Thatcher visits New York and UN. European soccer draws. SATURDAY Prince Edward arrives at Jesus College Cambridge to begin studies. EEC brings into force ban on seal pup skins Rugby League:Lancashire Cup Final,Wigan
P216 ORACLE 216 Sat24 Sep ITN 2111:01   LONDON TO PARIS  RECORD BID FAILS Briton Tim Ridgway failed by one minute 58 seconds to break the world record for travelling from Marble Arch to the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. Tim travelled by jet fighter,helicopter and motorbike to try to smash the record of 40 minutes 40 seconds set by the RAF in 1959. He touched down at Le Bourget airport in a privately-owned Hawker Hunter jet and was then whisked by helicopter to a heliport in the Paris suburbs. Traffic lights were held at green and Tim was given a police escort as he roared towards the Arc de Triomphe on a motorbike at speeds of 130mph.
P216 ORACLE 216 Sat24 Sep ITN 2208:24   1/2     MONDAY Mrs Thatcher continues visit to Canada. CBI month trends. UK balance of paxlents. President Reagan addresses UN General Assembly. $VESDAY Miners submit pay claim. Liverpool Council Committee discusses plan to make Beatles freemen. Soccer — European Cup Winners' Cup (1st rnd, 2nd leg): Dukla Prague v Man Utd. Boxing World Flyweight Ch'ship: Charlie Magri v Frank Cedene (Philippines), Wembley. WEDNESDAY London: Jack Jones and Ken Livingstone address Pensioners Day Rally, Jubilee Gardens. New-look high speed train departs for "fastest ever" scheduled journey to Bristol Parkway from Paddington. Weds cont...>>>>