Friday, 14 April 2017

40 Years of Snooker in Sheffield

The World Snooker Championships has been taking place at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield for forty years! Apparently it's brought £100 million pounds to the city over the last four decades. I've been to the Crucible to interview the Chairman of World Snooker, Barry Hearn and former World Snooker Champion Cliff Thorburn. As a snooker fan this was a real joy to put together and my report was used on Look North...

...and a shorter version on the BBC News Channel...

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1 comment:

  1. 'bargain basement' doesn't sound very complimentaryabout Sheffield. I didn't understand this comment by one of the speakers.