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Fair Game


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Presented by Bill Oddie and Nick Wilton with celebrity judge Geoff Capes
All the fun of the fair in the new quiz-game show set in a fairground. Pairs of contestants from London, Manchester, Norwich and Nottingham attempt to play the games and answer the questions posed by Nick Wilton ; but Bill Oddie is on hand to heap contumely and splosh on the unlucky ones, aided and abetted by EMMA BRYANT , SAMANTHA FOX and WENDY HOLKER.
Two cash prizes must go, either to the contestants or, on a spin of the Good Turn Wheel, to charity.
Special guest Tim Bat Devised by ALF WAITE and NIGEL HOPKINS
Script associate COLIN EDMONDS Designer PHIL ROBERSON Director SIMON BETTS


Presented By: Bill Oddie
Presented By: Nick Wilton
Unknown: Nick Wilton
Unknown: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Emma Bryant
Unknown: Samantha Fox
Unknown: Wendy Holker.
Unknown: Alf Waite
Designer: Phil Roberson
Director: Simon Betts
Producer: Dave Perrottet

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