Six programmes featuring forgotten sporting heroes.

SeriesEpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
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0201'ample' Arthur Cartwright20151208 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. John Motson tells the story of the football tactician and part-time archaeologist. From June 1997.
0202Terry Framwell20151215 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. Dougie Donnelly tells the story of probably the best one-legged bowls player ever. From June 1997.
0203Pigeonmilk Bob20151222 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. Gerald Sinstadt tells the story of Eric Sarby and his prize-winning greyhound. From June 1997.
0119970604John Motson tells the story of football tactician and part-time archaeologist `Ample' Arthur Cartwright.
01Gentleman Jack Perkins20150929 (R4+)Des Lynam tells the story a turn-of-the-century boxing toff who never quite made it. From May 1995.
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02Doug And Demelza Davidson20151006 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. David Vine tells the story of Britain's most intrepid mixed lugers. From May 1995.
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03Archie Mcgillivray20151013 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. Tony Gubba tells the story of the world's greatest golfing balloonist. From May 1995.
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04Gertrude Trelawny Ferris20151020 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. Gerald Sinstadt tells the story of the sporting all-rounder Gertrude Trelawny Ferris. From June 1995.
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05Frankie Swoop20151027 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. Barry Davies tells the story of a most precociously talentless footballer. From June 1995.
06Hugo De Vries20151103 (R4+)Forgotten sporting heroes. Steve Rider tells the story of the reckless but exciting racing driver. From June 1995.
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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970611]The second of six characters in the collection of fictional sporting heroes. Written by Simon Bullivant Producer Richard Wilson

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  • Written By: Simon Bullivant
  • Producer: Richard Wilson

Duration

  • 15 Minutes

Genre

  • Documentaries / Life Stories / Factual / Sport