Sporting Life

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Duration: 30 minutes

Celebrating 60 years of television in Scotland, this episode tells the story of sports broadcasting in Scotland from the earliest days of Sportscene and Scotsport to the era of Setanta and Sky. Arthur Montford, Archie Macpherson, Sally McNair, Chick Young and Dougie Donnelly talk about the changes in the way sport is portrayed on television, looking at some of Scotland's most memorable sporting moments. Sporting events serve as celebrations of Scottish national identity, making their mark on the Scottish psyche.

Credits

Presenter
Greg Hemphill
Director
Brian Ross
Producer
John Archer
Participant
Arthur Montford
Participant
Archie Macpherson
Participant
Sally McNair
Participant
Chick Young
Participant
Dougie Donnelly

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