Episode 1234

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Episode 1234 was broadcast on 18 February 1992, as part of Series 23.

Phil Jordan played Frank Glover, with Phil Jordan winning 43 – 30. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Phil Jordan Score Frank Glover Others Max.
1 NFBCSEOAH CHAFES 0 – 7 BEACONS CONFABS* 7
2 WFIGDEOCS codges ☓ 0 – 12 COWED COIFED*, COSIED*, DOGIES*, FODIES*, FOGIES*, GEODIC*, GEOIDS*, WODGES 13
3 GLPHLUEUA LEGAL 5 – 17 LAUGH PLAGUE, ULLAGE, UPHAUL* 19
4 100 4 6 3 1 9 → 829 828
(100 − (6 + 3 − 1)) × 9
12 – 17 827

CV: 829 = (100 + 4) × (9 − 1) − 3

29
5 NJEIDBWAG BEADING 19 – 24 BEADING WINDAGE*, WINDBAG 36
6 LTLZSEIAR LITERALS 27 – 24 LAZIEST TALLIERS 44
7 MTRIEYGOD GOITRE 33 – 30 MITRED GOITRED* 51
8 75 1 8 5 10 7 → 187 187
(75 + 8 + 10) × (7 − 5) + 1
43 – 30 171


61
9 METALBITE emittable ☓
(28 seconds)
43 – 30 TIMETABLE 71
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