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Podcast: Episode 151 – The Great Game

Cammy, Iain and John discuss the Lions coach announcements, preview Scotland Women’s game against Italy, and speak to journalist Richard Bath and filmmaker Magnus Wake who are crowdfunding to make documentary about the very first International Rugby match, which took place at Raeburn Place 150 years ago this year.

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The petition to screen live Women’s international rugby on the BBC in place of repeats of Flog It and Bargain Hunt can be found here: https://www.change.org/p/bbc-for-women-s-rugby-and-other-women-s-sport-to-be-shown-on-the-bbc

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2 Responses

  1. Thanks for mentioning the women’s game TV scheduling in the pod. If anyone wants to contact the BBC direct about the BBC Scotland channel having nothing on at 5 pm on Saturday (isn’t this sort of thing part of the reason for launching a separate Scotland channel) then they replied to a tweet of mine to say to comment via https://www.bbc.co.uk/contact/enquiryform. A couple of ‘do these answer your question’ FAQ pages later did navigate to an actual contact form. Obviously BBC1 or BBC2 would be even better but they are showing the finals day match on BBC Scotland and can’t understand why this game couldn’t be on there too so it would at least be on Freeview and more accessible to people without smart TVs

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