Episode 1480

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Episode 1480 was broadcast on 2 February 1994, as part of Series 27.

Craig Allen played Sandra Hines, with Craig Allen winning 51 – 21. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sheridan Morley, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Craig Allen Score Sandra Hines Others Max.
1 LNLESPOUH POLLENS 7 – 7 POLLENS SULPHONE* 8
2 GYBEAONSE BEANOS 7 – 14 BYGONES NOSEBAG, NOSEGAY, SOYBEAN* 15
3 NCVIENOSX NOVICES 14 – 21 NOVICES CONNIVES 23
4 100 1 10 7 4 10 → 486 481
4 × 100 + 7 × 10 + 10 + 1
21 – 21 480

CV: 486 = (100 + 10 + 10) × 4 + 7 − 1

33
5 GSMIOEKGE MOGGIES 28 – 21 SMOKE 40
6 TWMAEDLIT mattled ☓ 28 – 21 wittled ☓ WATTLED 47
7 NTRAOUTFE FATTER 34 – 21 rafter ☓ FORTUNATE 65
8 100 6 4 8 9 5 → 311 312
(9 − 6) × 100 + 4 + 8
41 – 21 310 ☓

CV: 311 = (8 − 5) × 100 + 9 + 6 − 4

75
9 RAILBRAIN LIBRARIAN
(4.33 seconds)
51 – 21 85
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