P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2051:00  1/7   ROBBIE BURNS TALKS TO   PAM WHITEHORNE - THE  TALK ... ELECTRONIC WIZARD  Goodness gracious! What's a WOMAN doing EATING with the chaps at LORDS?? What's that? She runs the scoreboard!! But women don't understand cricket and um, anyway women aren't allowed in here - and a jolly good thing too! That's the sort of reaction young PAM WHITEHORNE might have expected when in April she was given the job of being in charge of the brand new electronic scoreboard at Lords - often regarded as the last refuge for battered males. more follows > New feature every Mon  Our World 617 SOMETHING TO DO NEAR YOU ON 284 Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop
P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2033:50  5/7     PAM WHITEHORNE - THE  TALK ... ELECTRONICS WIZARD  The board is the best in the country showing o—lfs, scores...even bowling analyses, in fact all the information you might see on the television. Pam has many qualifications for the job as "head scoreboard operator." - She's umpired, scored, has a good knowledge of cricket and is a 'wizard' at computer keyboards! West Indian Pam came over to Britain when she was nine and played cricket "as much as any young West Indian does. I mostly played with oranges!" more follows > WIN a day at the test match NEXT Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop
P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2000:12  2/7     PAM WHITEHORNE - THE  TALK ... ELECTRONIC WIZARD.....  But Pam says she hasn't found sexism rife at Lords. "I had been asked whether I could cope with the fact that as I was a woman I was going to get some sort of attention. "But it's been OK - there have been little things, like people in the dining room wonder why I'm there but I'm not going to tell them unless they ask! "There was a rumour some people had a bet about what I did during the test match." more follows >  Coming up: WIN a day at Lords Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop
P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2000:10  3/7     PAM WHITEHORNE - THE  TALK ... ELECTRONICS WIZARD...  Pam says because the Lords scoreboard is new, the fact a woman is behind it is understandable. "My l—jn concern is doing a good job, they can talk about me if they like - but if I've done my best, I don't care" So does Pam think the time is now right to throw the Lords doors open to women? "I don't know. I think tradition is important. Certain 'moral' features of the gald should stay, but I suppose it's a little odd being one woman dining with loads of men!" continues > BUZZ Guide 610 Our World 617 Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop
P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2003:12  4/7     PAM WHITEHORNE - THE  TALK ... ELECTRONICS WIZARD  Whenever the board is used - Pam's there so she's dined with the top cricket stars who regard her with a "reserved curiosity". "I tend to keep my distance - because I'm in that sort of position, especially considering recent events. They certainly don't act in a sexist way - most of the players are real gentlemen." Pam sits near the Radio Three commentary team who have nicknaled her 'The electronics Wizard' - ho ho, pass the cake, chaps! more follows > New feature on Mon BUZZ Guide 610 Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop
P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2050:00  6/7     PAM WHITEHORNE - THE  TALK ... ELECTRONICS WIZARD  And Pam's view of the current England Test team? "I'm not saying," she says.. with a rather large smile on her face! COMPETITION TIME You've read about Pam... now you have the chance to meet her, look around the scoreboard and watch ENGLAND play SRI LANKA in a Test Match at LORDS as a special guest! Simply answer the questions on the next page. You MUST be able to get to Lords to see the first day's play on Thursday August 25. You'll watch the game, and see how the scoreboard works! Competition > BUZZ Guide 610 Our World 617 Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop
P616 ORACLE 616 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2054:00  7/7      COMPETITION!  TALK ...  WIN A DAY OUT AT THE TEST MATCH Just answer these questions about the current test series. 1. Which players have captained the England team in this series? 2. Which batsman reached a tally of 7,000 test runs? 3. Name the new England caps in the last game. Answers on a postcard or back of envelope to Cricket Quiz, Oracle, Craven House, 25-32 Marshall St London W1V 1LL. Include phone number. continues > BUZZ Guide 610 Our World 617 Our World Tech Buzz Line Rock/Pop