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A Question of Sport

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.
Bill Beaumont and Emlyn Hughes captain two teams of sporting celebrities.
Their guests this week are, by popular request, all great names from the past. There's footballer George Best, the Manchester United and Northern Ireland legend; from Wales, there's
Lynn Davies - the only athlete ever to win the Olympic, European and Commonwealth long jump titles; from Rugby Union, Steve Smith , England's most-capped scrum-half; and motorcyclist Barry Sheene , twice World Champion.
David Coleman questions their knowledge of the faces, facts, and feats. Director JOHN TAIT
Producer MIKE ADLEY BBC Manchester
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Contributors

Unknown: Emlyn Hughes
Unknown: Lynn Davies
Unknown: Steve Smith
Unknown: Barry Sheene
Unknown: David Coleman
Director: John Tait
Producer: Mike Adley

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