Russell Davies is in Salford this week, for the third heat of the contest to find the 61st Brain of Britain champion. The competitors come from Sunderland, County Durham, Cheshire and Greater Manchester. As always, there will also be the chance for a listener to challenge the contestants with questions of his or her own, in the 'Beat the Brains' feature.
Producer: Paul Bajoria.
COMPETITORS IN THIS WEEK'S PROGRAMME
DEREK CLOUGH, a driving instructor from Ushaw Moor in County Durham;
DANIEL FULLARD, a tutor from Sunderland;
RACHAEL NEIMAN, a graduate student from Manchester;
GARETH WILLIAMS, a retired solicitor from Crewe.