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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.
with Magnus Magnusson. Who will be Mastermind
Champion 1989? That is the question. Hoping to have all the answers are the 64 contenders in this year's series The University College of Swansea is where the first four competitors will be demonstrating their knowledge and nerve. Jerold James Gordon (classical composer) Opera Since 1918 Timothy Brain
(police inspector). British Political History 1714-1815 Wayne Stainthorpe
(steelworks crane driver) Family Anatidae: Swans, Geese, Ducks of Britain and Europe.
Mary-Elizabeth Raw (veterinary surgeon)
The Life and Reign of Charles L Lighting GEOFF HIGGS
Assistant producer MARY CRAIG Director ANDREA CONWAY Producer DAVID MITCHELL BBC Elstree


Unknown: Magnus Magnusson.
Unknown: Jerold James Gordon
Unknown: Wayne Stainthorpe
Producer: Mary Craig
Director: Andrea Conway
Producer: David Mitchell

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