A Running Commentary by JOHN GOUGH
Relayed from the Nile Billiard Rooms,
In December, 1934, the first billiards running commentary in the history of British broadcasting took place in this famous billiards match room in West Nile Street, Glasgow. On this occasion Tom Reece , beloved veteran of British billiards, and young Horace Lindrum , nephew of the great Walter, will be playing their match in the Daily Mail Gold Cup competition. For twenty minutes listeners will hear all about the play.
John Gough , who does the commentary, is feature programme writer in the Scottish region, and has a long tale of broadcast successes to his credit. Last of these was the James Watt bi-centenary programme.
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