WIQ

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== Host ==
== Host ==
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Jimmy Young (1973-5)
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Jimmy Young (1975)
[[Jo Brand]] (2018)
[[Jo Brand]] (2018)

Current revision as of 11:45, 21 November 2021

Contents

Host

Jimmy Young (1975)

Jo Brand (2018)

Broadcast

BBC Radio 2, 3 January to 11 April 1975 (15 episodes in 1 series)

BBC Radio 4, 17 December 2018

Synopsis

According to the Radio Times billing, WIQ in the 1970s was a knockout quiz contested by teams from the Women's Institute. And, er, that's all we know.

The title (and, for all we know, the format) came back as a one-off in 2018, in which Women's Institutes from Manchester and Cambridge answered questions from Jo Brand. There were rounds on famous women, the history of the Women's Institute, a montage of music, questions on food, and a rapid-fire timed round. And, because Jo Brand does it on television, each team brought in a cake to be judged.

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Web links

BBC programme page (2018)

See also

Town and Country Quiz seems to have been the successor to the 70s version.

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