Recorded at the Royal Theatre in Northampton and first broadcast on Saturday, the 30th of November 1996. (Repeated on the 2nd of December.)
Chair: Humphrey Lyttelton Pianist: Colin Sell Scorer: Samantha Producer: Geoffrey Perkins
 

Teams:

Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden   -v-   Tim Brooke-Taylor and Willie Rushton

Round 1: Historical Headlines   The death of Samson | The assassination of Julius Caesar

 

Round 2: Historical Headlines   The death of Samson | The assassination of Julius Caesar

 

Round 3: Pick-up Song
London Calling Long Tall Sally Raining In My Heart Three Steps To Heaven

 

Round 4: Sound Charades
The Simpsons Wind In The Willows

 

Round 5: Mornington Crescent   Watling Street Variation

 

Round 6: Limericks

 

Round 7: Just A Minim   Let's Call The Whole Thing Off

 

Round 8: Song Book   Dog Fanciers' Song Book

 

Humphrey Lyttelton "And so, as the salad fork of time lifts aloft the hidden slug of fate towards the open mouth of eternity, and the hibernating tortoise of hope explodes in the microwave of infinity …"