- Top of the Pops is moved to a Friday, at 6.50 pm, instead of the usual Thursday night slot for the first time. 
Top of the Pops
introduced by Noel Edmonds.
- Alice Cooper – No More Mr. Nice Guy (21) (And Charts)
- The Sweet – Hell Raiser (new - went straight into the charts the following week at no.4)
- Carly Simon – The Right Thing To Do (Video) (27)
- Mud – Crazy (12) Rpt.
- Tom Jones – Letter To Lucille (37)
- Chicory Tip – Good Grief Christina (23)
- Roger Daltrey – Giving It All Away (17)
- Anne-Marie David – Wonderful Dream (28)
- Wizzard – See My Baby Jive (16)
- (1) Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando – Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree (Video)
- The Handley Family – Wam Bam (30) (Crowd Dancing And Credits)