5th February 2001



Andrew Rawnsley, chief political commentator at The Observer and presenter of Channel 4's ‘A Week In Politics’, will be on the panel when ‘Question Time’ is broadcast from Lincoln on Thursday.

Joining him at the Lincoln campus of ULH will be Home Office minister Charles Clarke MP, Lib Dem MP Jackie Ballard, Conservative MP Andrew Lansley and Karan Bilimoria, MD of fast-growing UK brand Cobra Beer.


The programme will be filmed between 8pm and 9.30pm on Thursday and broadcast as live on BBC1 at 10.35pm on Thursday evening.


Regular chairman David Dimbleby will present the programme, in which the five panel members are subjected unprepared to questions from an audience made up of members of the public.


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Please note that all requests for interviews with the panellists or with David Dimbleby should be directed to the ‘Question Time’ production manager. Contact Danielle Lloyd on 0780 1908616.


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For more information contact: Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincolnshire & Humberside

Tel: 01522 886042

email: jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk


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