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WHAT DO YOU KNOW ?

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
A programme of problems and brain teasers
Beat the Expert: Ritchie Calder
Ask Me Another
A general knowledge quiz between contestants representing all parts of the British Isles West of England-2: Devon Frederick Harvey
Michael Lander , John Warde
Taking part in the sketch:
Felix Felton. Virginia Winter Philip Ray , Douglas Blackwell
Chairman: Franklin Engelmann
Programme devised and written by John P. Wynn
Produced by Joan Clark
(Continued in next column)
This programme was recorded during a soiree held at the Institution of Electrical Engineers next door to the Savoy Hill building which was the BBC's headquarters until the move to Broadcasting House in 1932. The Institution numbers many prominent radio engineers among its members.

Contributors

Unknown: Frederick Harvey
Unknown: Michael Lander
Unknown: John Warde
Unknown: Felix Felton. Virginia
Unknown: Philip Ray
Unknown: Douglas Blackwell
Unknown: Franklin Engelmann
Written By: John P. Wynn
Produced By: Joan Clark

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The End of Savoy Hill 14 May 2018
The End of Savoy Hill 14 May 2018






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