- Rod Stewart: An Old Raincoat Won't Ever Let You Down
- Tim Buckley: Song To The Siren
- Michael Chapman: Postcards Of Scarborough
- James Brown: Lowdown Popcorn
- First 'jumbo jet' arrives at Heathrow airport.
- Monty Python's Flying Circus becomes popular TV show.
- British national docks strike.
- (BBC) Peel Biography: 1970-1973 - Fame, Festivals And The Faces
- Frequency Finder: Radio 1 Schedules 1970-74
- Wikipedia: 1970
- Wikipedia: 1970 In Music
- Marmalade Skies (1970): Jan / Feb / Mar / Apr / May / June / July / Aug / Sept / Oct / Nov / Dec
- List Of Shows
Top Gear was aired 3-5pm for the whole year. Sunday concert programmes, which started at the beginning of 1970, had Wednesday evening repeats from April. Only the Sunday first broadcasts, from 4pm until Sept. 27 and then from 6pm, are indicated below. Between Aug. 9 and Sept. 5, concert programmes were repeats or had other presenters.