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John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005

John Humphrys egg cup produced by Bairstow Manor Pottery of Hanley, England, in 2005. Desmond John Humphrys (1943- ) is a Welsh broadcaster. From 1981 to 1987 he was the main presenter for the Nine O'Clock News, the flagship BBC News television program, and from 1987 until 2019 he presented on the BBC Radio 4 breakfast program Today. He was the host of the BBC Two television quiz show Mastermind from 2003 to 2021, for a total of 735 episodes. Humphrys has a reputation as an outspoken and challenging interviewer; occasionally politicians have been critical of his style after being subjected to a tough interview on live radio. BBC Radio 4's Today commissioned a set of collectable breakfast egg cups to be sold in support of 2005's Children in Need campaign. Humphrys was one of three personalities featured as an egg cup.

Maker:

Bairstow Manor

England

2005

Model #:

Children In Need 2005 Series

egg cup

small

Size:

Height:

4"

John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
John Humphrys egg cup - Bairstow Manor Pottery 2005
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