22nd May 2000




Tickets are still available for the BBC Radio 5 Live discussion show ‘Any Sporting Questions’ to be broadcast live from the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside next week.


Former Lincolnshire Echo and BBC Radio Lincolnshire journalist John Inverdale will present the sports chat show from the Jackson Lecture Theatre at the university’s Lincoln campus from 7.30pm until 9pm on Tuesday 11th July 2000.


Free tickets for the event can be booked by calling BBC Radio 5 Live on 08700 100500 or by calling Cathy Twigg in the university’s marketing department on 01522 886044.


Three of the four panellists for the broadcast have now been finalised. They are:


·     John Reames, chairman of Lincoln City FC

·     Shaun McRae, coach of Super League side Hull FC

·     Steve Cousins, director of rugby at Rotherham RUFC


If you would like to contribute to the programme by submitting a question for discussion you can telephone 08700 100500, send a fax to 0208 225 6315 or email asq@bbc.co.uk


Doors open at 6pm and members of the audience must be in their seats at the Jackson Lecture Theatre by 7pm. Admission is by ticket only.


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For more information contact:


Jez Ashberry

Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincolnshire & Humberside

Tel: 01522 886042