The Great Egg Race | Cracking feats of engineering

The Great Egg Race | Cause for Alarm

Contestants rig alarms to protect a secret document.

CHANNEL | BBC 2

FIRST BROADCAST | 12 June 1984

DURATION | 29 minutes 44 seconds

FIRSTBROADCAST

1984

Synopsis

The teams engineer a system of burglar alarms to protect a secret document that is hidden in an office. The guest judge is Brigadier Alan Needham. Meanwhile, Lesley Judd puts another Incredible Egg Machine is put to the test.

Did you know?

The electronic-style theme tune to 'The Great Egg Race' was written by Richard Denton and Martin Cook. The duo also provided music for 'Hong Kong Beat', 'Quiller' and 'Tomorrow's World'. The opening title sequence which accompanies the theme tune was created by Aardman; the animation company behind the renowned inventors Wallace and Gromit.

Contributors

Presenter
Presenter
Alan Needham
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Director
Producer

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