Radio tribute to the British tv and radio presenter Robert Robinson, who is best remembered as chairman of the Television quiz shows Call My Bluff and Ask The Family, the Radio quiz show Brain of Britain, and the Radio light entertainment show Stop the Week.
Robert Robinson is remembered as the chairman of TV's classic quiz Ask the Family and Radio's Brain of Britain. In a career spanning many decades, he also made travel programmes, Points of View, the Today programme, and Stop the Week (which ran on radio for 18 years).
Laurie Taylor looks at the life and work of this broadcasting legend, in the company of some contributors to Stop the Week : Ann Leslie, Matthew Parris, Sarah Harrison and Nick Tucker.
There are contributions from Will Wyatt, Victor Lewis-Smith and Hunter Davis, plus a wealth of archive material that reveals one of the first TV celebrities.