1981-05-09 FA Cup final


  • The 100th final of the FA Cup is contested by Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley, finishing 1–1 after extra-time. A replay took place on Thursday 14 May.


  • BBC One
    • 11.30 am Cup Final Grandstand
    • 6.15 pm You Must Be Joking! Terry Wogan hosts this comedy-game show about hoaxes, spoofs, put-ons and tall stories.
    • 8.25 pm The Val Doonican Music Show
    • 10.55 pm Saturday Night at The Mill. Bob Langley and Jenny Hanley introduce a cheerful, irreverent blend of music and conversation direct from the foyer of Pebble Mill. Tonight's guests include Robin Cousins, David Wood and Lenny Henry. 
  • ITV - see below 

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1981-05-09 RT 3 FA Cup Grandstand
1981-05-09 TVT 2 FA Cup 2
1981-05-09 TVT 2 FA Cup 3


  • BBC Radio 1 6.30 pm In Concert featuring Light of the World and Level 42 - a double-bill of British jazz-funk introduced by Gary Crowley.
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