BBC Puzzle Book

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BBC Puzzle Book

Frances Lincoln 2022

Test your knowledge of the history of the BBC and all your favourite programmes with this official puzzle book.


The BBC is the first and most famous broadcasting company in the world. To celebrate its centenary in 2022 this puzzle book is a light-hearted and fun way to find out about all its fantastic programmes, from comedy, drama and news to soaps, quiz shows and documentaries.


Catch up with your  favourite shows, stars and characters and learn about the history of the BBC on the way. You'll find long-standing, iconic series like Dr Who, Eastenders, The Archers or Desert Island Discs as well as cutting-edge dramas such as I May Destroy You and Peaky Blinders. There are also classic comedies like Monty Python, Fawlty Towers and Dad's Army as well as genre-changing hits like The Office or Fleabag.


Each spread includes a lively, brief history together with puzzles that will suit all levels of knowledge and skill, making this title the perfect book for everyone to to enjoy.


Over its hundred years the BBC has been at the heart of family entertainment and information, known throughout the world for the quality of its output. Packed with history, facts, puzzles and images of favourite stars and programmes, this is the perfect Christmas gift.

Co-written with Ian Haydn Smith, who wrote all of the history text