People's Game, The

Gareth Edwards looks back at the characters, triumphs and disasters that have coloured rugby from 1881 to the present day, talking to players from the last four decades.

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Gareth Edwards continues his journey through 125 years of Welsh rugby history by asking a key player from the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s to discuss the turning points of their respective eras.

Gerald Davies, Jonathan Davies, Garin Jenkins and Martyn Williams describe their experiences.

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In the final programme, Gareth Edwards rounds off his journey through Welsh rugby history by choosing the People's Game Dream Team - the ultimate Welsh XV of the past 125 years.

Also on the selection panel are rugby historian Professor Gareth Williams, journalist Peter Jackson, and player turned pundit Phil Bennett.

The only question is, will Gareth Edwards pick himself?

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He kicks off with the Golden Era of the 1900s which saw Wales win six Triple Crowns.

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He relives the Grand Slam glories of the 1950s with Bleddyn Williams and Jack Matthews and recalls the 1967 game that gave Welsh fans an exciting glimpse of what rugby could become.

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Gareth Edwards continues his journey through 125 years of Welsh rugby history by asking a key player from the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s to discuss the turning points of their respective eras.

Gerald Davies, Jonathan Davies, Garin Jenkins and Martyn Williams describe their experiences.

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In the final programme, Gareth Edwards rounds off his journey through Welsh rugby history by choosing the People's Game Dream Team - the ultimate Welsh XV of the past 125 years.

Also on the selection panel are rugby historian Professor Gareth Williams, journalist Peter Jackson, and player turned pundit Phil Bennett.

The only question is, will Gareth Edwards pick himself?