John Humphrys invites four more contenders to answer questions. Topics include Billie Holiday, Eddy Merckx, The Life and Work of Ludwig Wittgenstein, and William Gladstone.
John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Subjects are Radiohead, the Sherlock Holmes stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Goodies and Michael Collins.
John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Subjects are Duran Duran, Shakespeare's comedies, the history of the Alpine Club and The Shipping Forecast.
Five contenders compete in the first semi-final. Subjects include Rising Damp, US military aircraft of the Second World War and the films of Dietrich and von Sternberg. Show more
Five contenders compete in the second semi-final. Subjects include the films of Norman Wisdom, Magna Carta, the Pembrokeshire coast, and the novels of William Boyd. Show more
John Humphrys presents another semi-final. Subjects are Scott's last journey, the films of Mel Brooks, WB Yeats, Otto von Bismarck and the novels of Sarah Waters. Show more
John Humphrys presents another semi-final. Subjects are the life and films of David Niven, Edward III, the Pixies, the life of Giuseppe Garibaldi and the Flashman novels. Show more
Host John Humphrys asks questions on Catherine of Aragon, Fanny Cradock, the novels of Roddy Doyle and French grand opera 1823-1900. Show more
Host John Humphrys asks questions on The Waltons, the Bernard Sampson novels of Len Deighton, Sir Nigel Gresley and Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston.
John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Subjects include - Steely Dan, the Mapp and Lucia Novels of EF Benson and the Boston Bruins since 1970. Show more
John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Subjects include the Titanic, the American Revolutionary War, East German Athletics and John Peel's Festive Fifties. Show more
John Humphrys invites four contestants to answer questions in the black chair. Subjects include Elizabeth I, Fawlty Towers and the completed novels of Jane Austen. Show more
John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Topics include George Harrison, the history of Rome until 1944, and Everest mountaineering. Show more
John Humphrys asks questions on the contenders' specialist subjects of Sir Ian Botham, Caspar David Friedrich, Guns N' Roses and the Hornblower novels of CS Forester. Show more
John Humphrys asks questions on HP Lovecraft, the national parks of England and Wales, the battles of the American Civil War and boxing world title fights since 2000. Show more
John Humphrys asks questions on the subjects of British number one singles 1963-2000, Alan Bennett's Talking Heads, Kett's rebellion of 1549 and the life and work of Michael Foot. Show more
John Humphrys asks the questions on these specialist subjects: the Bee Gees, the life and films of Kevin Smith, the Falklands conflict, and the life and work of Thomas Hardy. Show more
John Humphrys asks questions on subjects including Anne Boleyn, the Wallander novels of Henning Mankell, the life and music of Sir William Walton and Shakespeare's tragedies. Show more
John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. The subjects are Monty Python, the life and career of Lord Nelson, the Tin Tin books of Hergé, and the African 'big five'.
John Humphrys hosts Britain's toughest quiz. The subjects are: Red Dwarf, Marie Curie, the novels of Jasper Fforde and the life and career of Field Marshal Haig. Show more