Episode 111

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Episode 111 was broadcast on 9 November 1983, as part of Series 3.

Matthew Wright played Alan Cross, with Matthew Wright winning 58 – 50. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Matthew Wright Score Alan Cross Others Max.
1 SGOULHEOV GLOVES 6 – 6 GHOULS HOOVES*, HOVELS*, LOUGHS*, OVULES*, SHOVEL*, SLOUGH*, VOGUES* 6
2 CDLIOERPV CLOVER 12 – 12 DRIVEL DIVORCE*, POLICED*, PROVIDE* 13
3 QGIUPIWNG WIPING 18 – 18 WIPING PIQUING* 20
4 50 9 2 9 5 4 → 554 554
?
28 – 28 554
?

Best: 554 = 50 × (9 + 2) + 4

30
5 TDEFIUTDZ FITTED 34 – 34 FITTED FUTZED*, TUFTED* 36
6 SREOTHECI THEORIES 42 – 34 CHEST CHESTIER*, COTERIES*, ESOTERIC*, HERETICS, ISOTHERE*, THEORISE*, TROCHEES* 44
7 NBMEOGWEA BEMOAN 48 – 40 BEGONE GOMBEEN* 51
8 75 8 10 4 6 3 → 550 550
?
58 – 40 ?

Best: 550 = (75 − 8 − 4 × 3) × 10

61
9 CEEFNLAUF 58 – 50 AFFLUENCE
(29.25 seconds)
71
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