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When the Whistle Blew

Rugby World Cup winner Josh Lewsey tells the story of the ultimate sacrifice made by rugby and football players during the First World War and how they shaped the game as we know it today. To commemorate those who lost their lives, he dons his boots one more time to play a centenary rugby match.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 2 Jun 2014 19:30
BBC One HD, London only

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterJosh Lewsey
ProducerRay Hough
EditorDippy Chaudhary
Series ProducerRichard Townsend
PresenterPhilip Hoare

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