University Challenge

Episode 2. Christmas University Challenge

About this programme

Teams made up of alumni from the University of Newcastle and Loughborough University compete, with both sides hoping to secure a place in the semi-finals. Former Paralympic athlete Tanni Grey-Thompson and BBC Weather forecaster Peter Gibbs are among those facing questions from host Jeremy Paxman.

Cast and crew

Cast

Host
Jeremy Paxman
Contestant
Tanni Grey-Thompson

Crew

Director
Tracey Rooney
Producer
Irene Daniels
Categories
Entertainment