Stop The Press [Radio Scotland]

Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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2018 Special20180102

"Grant Stott quizzes the professionals and journalists on the upcoming highlights of 2018.

Grant Stott pits a team of professionals against a team of journalists in the quiz where the points really matter. In this special episode, the teams will be looking forward to the sporting, cultural and more unusual events that are taking place in 2018.

Stand up comedian Jo Caulfield leads the team of professionals who are always keen to defeat the near insurmountable team of journalists, bravely led by BBC Radio Scotland's own Gary Robertson.

This special episode promises to have a few extra twist and turns, as who knows what the new year will bring?

Stop the Press is a Dabster Production for BBC Radio Scotland.

"

2018 Special20180102

Grant Stott quizzes the professionals and journalists on the upcoming highlights of 2018.

Grant Stott pits a team of professionals against a team of journalists in the quiz where the points really matter. In this special episode, the teams will be looking forward to the sporting, cultural and more unusual events that are taking place in 2018.

Stand up comedian Jo Caulfield leads the team of professionals who are always keen to defeat the near insurmountable team of journalists, bravely led by BBC Radio Scotland's own Gary Robertson.

This special episode promises to have a few extra twist and turns, as who knows what the new year will bring?

Stop the Press is a Dabster Production for BBC Radio Scotland.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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Grant Stott chairs a brand new panel game where the points actually matter.

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"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring the award-winning star of I, Daniel Blake, Dave Johns, and one of Scotland's most prominent writers in the film industry, Hannah McGill.

"

020120170901

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring the award-winning star of I, Daniel Blake, Dave Johns, and one of Scotland's most prominent writers in the film industry, Hannah McGill.

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter."

020120170901

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

020120170901

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring the award-winning star of I, Daniel Blake, Dave Johns, and one of Scotland's most prominent writers in the film industry, Hannah McGill.

020120170901

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring the award-winning star of I, Daniel Blake, Dave Johns, and one of Scotland's most prominent writers in the film industry, Hannah McGill.

020120170901

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring the award-winning star of I, Daniel Blake, Dave Johns, and one of Scotland's most prominent writers in the film industry, Hannah McGill.

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

020220170908

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring Guy Pratt, bassist for Pink Floyd, Madonna and Michael Jackson amongst others, and Gayle Anderson, a freelancer writer, fierce critic and ex-agony aunt to thousands throughout the 90's.

"

020220170908

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

Featuring Guy Pratt, bassist for Pink Floyd, Madonna and Michael Jackson amongst others, and Gayle Anderson, a freelancer writer, fierce critic and ex-agony aunt to thousands throughout the 90's.

020320170915

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

020420170922

"""Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are from the world of comedy, and leaders in their fields. John Lloyd brings all of his experience from producing shows such as Blackadder, Spitting Image, QI and Have I Got News For You to try and stop the expertise of the notorious critic Kate Copstick. It's a real clash of the titans, but who knows the most about their own industry, the press or the professionals?

"""

020420170922

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are from the world of comedy, and leaders in their fields. John Lloyd brings all of his experience from producing shows such as Blackadder, Spitting Image, QI and Have I Got News For You to try and stop the expertise of the notorious critic Kate Copstick. It's a real clash of the titans, but who knows the most about their own industry, the press or the professionals?

"

020420170922

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are from the world of comedy, and leaders in their fields. John Lloyd brings all of his experience from producing shows such as Blackadder, Spitting Image, QI and Have I Got News For You to try and stop the expertise of the notorious critic Kate Copstick. It's a real clash of the titans, but who knows the most about their own industry, the press or the professionals?

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter."

020420170922

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

020420170922

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are from the world of comedy, and leaders in their fields. John Lloyd brings all of his experience from producing shows such as Blackadder, Spitting Image, QI and Have I Got News For You to try and stop the expertise of the notorious critic Kate Copstick. It's a real clash of the titans, but who knows the most about their own industry, the press or the professionals?

020420170922

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are from the world of comedy, and leaders in their fields. John Lloyd brings all of his experience from producing shows such as Blackadder, Spitting Image, QI and Have I Got News For You to try and stop the expertise of the notorious critic Kate Copstick. It's a real clash of the titans, but who knows the most about their own industry, the press or the professionals?

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

020520170929

"""Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

The fast paced quiz where the points actually matter. Quizmaster Grant Stott presides over regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson, who this week are joined by internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter Fish and one of Scotland's most respected rock and pop critics Fiona Shepherd.

"""

020520170929

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

The fast paced quiz where the points actually matter. Quizmaster Grant Stott presides over regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson, who this week are joined by internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter Fish and one of Scotland's most respected rock and pop critics Fiona Shepherd.

"

020520170929

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

The fast paced quiz where the points actually matter. Quizmaster Grant Stott presides over regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson, who this week are joined by internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter Fish and one of Scotland's most respected rock and pop critics Fiona Shepherd.

020620171006

"""Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are polymaths in the world of showbiz. Joining Jo on the side of the professionals is the actor and singer Tom Urie, best known for his roles in River City and T2: Trainspotting. Assisting Gary in the press team is award-winning journalist and broadcaster Beverly Lyons, the longtime showbiz correspondent for the Daily Record.

"""

020620171006

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are polymaths in the world of showbiz. Joining Jo on the side of the professionals is the actor and singer Tom Urie, best known for his roles in River City and T2: Trainspotting. Assisting Gary in the press team is award-winning journalist and broadcaster Beverly Lyons, the longtime showbiz correspondent for the Daily Record.

"

020620171006

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are polymaths in the world of showbiz. Joining Jo on the side of the professionals is the actor and singer Tom Urie, best known for his roles in River City and T2: Trainspotting. Assisting Gary in the press team is award-winning journalist and broadcaster Beverly Lyons, the longtime showbiz correspondent for the Daily Record.

020620171006

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week's guests are polymaths in the world of showbiz. Joining Jo on the side of the professionals is the actor and singer Tom Urie, best known for his roles in River City and T2: Trainspotting. Assisting Gary in the press team is award-winning journalist and broadcaster Beverly Lyons, the longtime showbiz correspondent for the Daily Record.

03012018050420180505 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press. This week Allan Stewart and Judith Ralston join the fun.

030120180504

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press. This week Allan Stewart and Judith Ralston join the fun.

0301Allan Stewart & Jo Caulfield Vs Judith Ralston & Gary Robertson2018050420180505 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by the legendary entertainer, comedian, presenter and actor Allan Stewart and Gary has the wind in his sails as BBC Weather presenter Judith Ralston bolsters the press team's chances of victory.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press. This week Allan Stewart and Judith Ralston join the fun.

"

0301Allan Stewart & Jo Caulfield vs Judith Ralston & Gary Robertson2018050420180505 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by the legendary entertainer, comedian, presenter and actor Allan Stewart and Gary has the wind in his sails as BBC Weather presenter Judith Ralston bolsters the press team's chances of victory.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0301Allan Stewart & Jo Caulfield vs Judith Ralston & Gary Robertson20180504

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by the legendary entertainer, comedian, presenter and actor Allan Stewart and Gary has the wind in his sails as BBC Weather presenter Judith Ralston bolsters the press team's chances of victory.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

03022018051120180512 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press. This week Gary Little and Lisa Summers join the fun.

030220180511

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press. This week Gary Little and Lisa Summers join the fun.

0302Gary Little & Jo Caulfield Vs Lisa Summers & Gary Robertson2018051120180512 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by stand-up comedian and hill walking enthusiast Gary Little and Gary Robertson is joined by his long term roving reporter Lisa Summers.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

"

0302Gary Little & Jo Caulfield vs Lisa Summers & Gary Robertson2018051120180512 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by stand-up comedian and hill walking enthusiast Gary Little and Gary Robertson is joined by his long term roving reporter Lisa Summers.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0302Gary Little & Jo Caulfield vs Lisa Summers & Gary Robertson20180511

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by stand-up comedian and hill walking enthusiast Gary Little and Gary Robertson is joined by his long term roving reporter Lisa Summers.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0303Ray Bradshaw & Jo Caulfield V Catriona Shearer & Gary Robertson2018051820180519 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the quiz where the points really matter. A team of comedians led by Jo Caulfield face a team of journalists captained by Gary Robertson - but can the comedians Stop the Press?

This week Jo Caulfield is joined by award winning Glaswegian comedian and football fanatic Ray Bradshaw, whilst Gary Robertson is joined by his BBC Scotland colleague and Reporting Scotland presenter Catriona Shearer.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

"

0303Ray Bradshaw & Jo Caulfield v Catriona Shearer & Gary Robertson2018051820180519 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the quiz where the points really matter. A team of comedians led by Jo Caulfield face a team of journalists captained by Gary Robertson - but can the comedians Stop the Press?

This week Jo Caulfield is joined by award winning Glaswegian comedian and football fanatic Ray Bradshaw, whilst Gary Robertson is joined by his BBC Scotland colleague and Reporting Scotland presenter Catriona Shearer.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0303Ray Bradshaw & Jo Caulfield v Catriona Shearer & Gary Robertson20180518

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the quiz where the points really matter. A team of comedians led by Jo Caulfield face a team of journalists captained by Gary Robertson - but can the comedians Stop the Press?

This week Jo Caulfield is joined by award winning Glaswegian comedian and football fanatic Ray Bradshaw, whilst Gary Robertson is joined by his BBC Scotland colleague and Reporting Scotland presenter Catriona Shearer.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0304Scott Agnew & Jo Caulfield Vs Laura Maciver & Gary Robertson2018052520180526 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by comedian and former journalist Scott Agnew, whilst Gary has recruited Reporting Scotland's Laura McIver to keep the Press Team ahead of the pack.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

"

0304Scott Agnew & Jo Caulfield vs Laura MacIver & Gary Robertson2018052520180526 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by comedian and former journalist Scott Agnew, whilst Gary has recruited Reporting Scotland's Laura McIver to keep the Press Team ahead of the pack.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0304Scott Agnew & Jo Caulfield vs Laura MacIver & Gary Robertson20180525

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

It's a fun, fast paced show every week. In this episode Jo is joined by comedian and former journalist Scott Agnew, whilst Gary has recruited Reporting Scotland's Laura McIver to keep the Press Team ahead of the pack.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0305Julia Sutherland & Jo Caulfield V Brian Taylor & Gary Robertson2018060120180602 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week Jo is joined by stand-up comedian and writer Julia Sutherland, whilst Gary has BBC Scotland's Political Editor Brian Taylor on his side to bring home another victory.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

"

0305Julia Sutherland & Jo Caulfield v Brian Taylor & Gary Robertson2018060120180602 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week Jo is joined by stand-up comedian and writer Julia Sutherland, whilst Gary has BBC Scotland's Political Editor Brian Taylor on his side to bring home another victory.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0305Julia Sutherland & Jo Caulfield v Brian Taylor & Gary Robertson20180601

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week Jo is joined by stand-up comedian and writer Julia Sutherland, whilst Gary has BBC Scotland's Political Editor Brian Taylor on his side to bring home another victory.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0306Ian Rankin & Jo Caulfield v Theresa Talbot & Gary Robertson2018060820180609 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week Jo Caulfield is joined by the crime fiction writer Ian Rankin in her battle against the press, whilst Gary Robertson calls on BBC Radio Scotland's Theresa Talbot for help navigating the toughest questions.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0306Ian Rankin & Jo Caulfield v Theresa Talbot & Gary Robertson20180608

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week Jo Caulfield is joined by the crime fiction writer Ian Rankin in her battle against the press, whilst Gary Robertson calls on BBC Radio Scotland's Theresa Talbot for help navigating the toughest questions.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

0307Sindu Vee & Jo Caulfield Vs Glenn Campbell And Gary Robertson2018061520180616 (RS)
20180714 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter.

This week stand-up comedian and host of BBC Radio 4's 'Comedy of the Week' podcast Sindu Vee joins Jo to try to head off the journalists, but can they stop the might of Gary and his guest, BBC Scotland's political correspondent Glenn Campbell.

Regular team captains Jo Caulfield and Gary Robertson go head to head under the watchful eye of Grant Stott in the panel game where the points actually matter. Two teams, one made up of journalists, one made up of the people they're reporting on. The simple idea is to stop the press.

This week Jo Caulfield is joined by the crime fiction writer Ian Rankin in her battle against the press, whilst Gary Robertson calls on BBC Radio Scotland's Theresa Talbot for help navigating the toughest questions.

Recorded live at the Gilded Balloon Basement Theatre in Edinburgh.

"

04Donald Alexander and Jo Caulfield v Kirsty Wark and Gary Robertson2018091420180915 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

This week Jo is joined by the blisteringly hot new comedian Donald Alexander, who'll be using his experience as a primary school teacher to help seal a victory against Gary's team - but one of the strongest journalists in the country has been called in to defend the Press' honour; it's a Stop the Press debut for the formidable Kirsty Wark.

04Jan Ravens and Jo Caulfield vs Tam Cowan and Gary Robertson20181012

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's the final show of the series, and Jo is joined by comedian and impressionist Jan Ravens - Gary will need every bit of sporting might from his guest Tam Cowan to make sure the Press maintain their unbroken winning streak.

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

04Jan Ravens and Jo Caulfield vs Tam Cowan and Gary Robertson2018101220181013 (RS)

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's the final show of the series, and Jo is joined by comedian and impressionist Jan Ravens - Gary will need every bit of sporting might from his guest Tam Cowan to make sure the Press maintain their unbroken winning streak.

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

04Jan Ravens and Jo Caulfield vs Tam Cowan and Gary Robertson2018101220181013 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

04Janey Godley and Jo Caufield vs Richard Gordon and Gary Robertson2018092120180922 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's been a tightly contested series, so will Janey Godley be the extra brains that push Jo's team into the lead or will it be the sports knowledge and steady hand of Sportsound's Richard Gordon that sees Gary's Press team meet their deadline?

04Janey Godley and Jo Caufield vs Richard Gordon and Gary Robertson20180921

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's been a tightly contested series, so will Janey Godley be the extra brains that push Jo's team into the lead or will it be the sports knowledge and steady hand of Sportsound's Richard Gordon that sees Gary's Press team meet their deadline?

04Janey Godley and Jo Caulfield vs Richard Gordon and Gary Robertson20180921

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

04Janey Godley and Jo Caulfield vs Richard Gordon and Gary Robertson2018092120180922 (RS)

Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

0401Lucy Porter And Jo Caulfield V David Currie And Gary Robertson2018083120180901 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs the comedy quiz where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield captains her team of comedians to challenge Gary Robertson's team of journalists - but can she Stop the Press?

This week Fringe stalwart, QI regular and fantastic stand-up comedian Lucy Porter joins Jo to make sure that Gary doesn't run away with the win. To help him he's got BBC Sport Scotland journalist and Sportscene and Reporting Scotland presenter David Currie in his arsenal. It's a clash of the titans to kick off the new series!

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0401Lucy Porter And Jo Caulfield Vs David Currie And Gary Robertson20180831
0402Hal Cruttenden And Jo Caulfield Vs Cat Shearer And Gary Robertson2018090720180908 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

This week comedian, actor and writer Hal Cruttenden joins Jo's team - but will his athletic brain and sharp wit be enough to beat the return of Cat Shearer to Gary's team? This promises to be a tightly run contest, taken very, very seriously.

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0403Donald Alexander And Jo Caulfield V Kirsty Wark And Gary Robertson2018091420180915 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

This week Jo is joined by the blisteringly hot new comedian Donald Alexander, who'll be using his experience as a primary school teacher to help seal a victory against Gary's team - but one of the strongest journalists in the country has been called in to defend the Press' honour; it's a Stop the Press debut for the formidable Kirsty Wark.

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0404Janey Godley And Jo Caufield Vs Richard Gordon And Gary Robertson2018092120180922 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's been a tightly contested series, so will Janey Godley be the extra brains that push Jo's team into the lead or will it be the sports knowledge and steady hand of Sportsound's Richard Gordon that sees Gary's Press team meet their deadline?

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0404Michelle Mcmanus And Jo Caufield Vs Richard Gordon And Gary Robertson2018092120180922 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's been a tightly contested series, so will Michelle McManus be the extra brains that push Jo's team into the lead or will it be the sports knowledge and steady hand of Sportsound's Richard Gordon that sees Gary's Press team meet their deadline.

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0405Stuart Mcpherson And Jo Caufield Vs Viv Lumsden And Gary Robertson2018092820180929 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

This week star of Scot Squad and Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist Stuart McPherson hopes to add to Jo's chance of winning her first series against the Press, whilst Gary enlists Scottish broadcasting legend Viv Lumsden. Never have the points mattered more!

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0406Michelle Mcmanus And Jo Caulfield Vs Dougie Vipond And Gary Robertson2018100520181006 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's the penultimate show of the series and there's everything still to play for. Singing sensation Michelle McManus joins Jo team to help with some of the trickier music questions, but Gary hasn't missed a trick in getting Deacon Blue's drummer and BBC presenter Dougie Vipond on board.

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0407Jan Ravens And Jo Caulfield Vs Tam Cowan And Gary Robertson2018101220181013 (RS)

"Grant Stott chairs the panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott chairs a panel game where the points actually matter.

Grant Stott hosts the comedy quiz show where the points really matter. Each week Jo Caulfield's team from the world of entertainment take on the might of Gary Robertson's team of heavyweight journalists - can she Stop the Press?

It's the final show of the series, and Jo is joined by comedian and impressionist Jan Ravens - Gary will need every bit of sporting might from his guest Tam Cowan to make sure the Press maintain their unbroken winning streak.

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