Radio 4 General Knowledge Quizzes

Radio 4 General Knowledge Quizzes

The home of intelligent and challenging quiz games on BBC Radio 4. Featuring Round Britain Quiz, Counterpoint and Brain of Britain with Quiz Masters including Paul Gambaccini, Tom Sutcliffe and Russell Davies.

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  • R4Quiz:Brain of Britain Final 2015

    Mon, 20 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    Russell Davies hosts the grand Final in the 2015 season of the prestigious general knowledge quiz.

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  • Brain of Britain 13 Apr 15

    Mon, 13 Apr 15

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    16 days remaining

    The last of this year's semi-finals in the prestigious general knowledge quiz, with Russell Davies.

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  • Brain of Britain 06 Apr 15

    Mon, 6 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Available:
    9 days remaining

    The 2015 Brain of Britain tournament reaches the third semi-final, with Russell Davies' questions encompassing topics as diverse as 1980s TV theme music, the genetic code, and the political history of Greece. The participants today have all come through the heats with flying colours and will be hoping to take a coveted place in the 2015 Final in two weeks' time. They hail from Bristol, Buckinghamshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. As always, Russell will also be giving a listener the chance to 'Beat the Brains' with ingenious questions of his or her own devising. Producer: Paul Bajoria

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  • Brain of Britain 30 Mar 15

    Mon, 30 Mar 15

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    Russell Davies chairs the second semi-final in the current season of the nationwide general knowledge quiz.

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