COMPETITIONS and game shows were once a regular feature at the Cirencester Bingham Hall, writes Robert Heaven.
In the 1970s, local television station HTV held the regional show Mr and Mrs there, with popular host Alan Taylor.
The show’s format was simple. A couple revealed what they knew about each other. Or, preferably, what they didn’t know about each other.
Mister would be quizzed about the likes and dislikes of missus then she’d tell us where he’d gone wrong. Get the answers right and they won a new television set or fifty quid.