Diary: 12-18 April

Monday 12: Gymnastics, World Championships begin, Birmingham. Horse Racing, Irish Grand National, Fairyhouse. Hi-Tec British Open Squash Championships begin, Lambs Squash Club, London EC1, and Wembley Conference Centre, Wembley.

Thursday 15: Film premiere of Accidental Hero in aid of Mencap, Odeon West End Cinema, London WC2. Men's Over-All Finals of the 1993 World Gymnastics Championships, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham.

Friday 16: Rugby Union, World Cup Sevens begins, Edinburgh. Opera North Spring Season begins, Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds, West Yorkshire.

Saturday 17: Rugby Union, ADT County Championship final, Twickenham. Snooker, Embassy World Professional Championship begins, Sheffield.

Sunday 18: First Sunday after Easter. Rugby World Cup Sevens Final, Murrayfield, Edinburgh. Athletics, London Marathon, Greenwich Park, London SE10. Football, Coca-Cola League Cup Final, Wembley.