Episode 1526

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Episode 1526 was broadcast on 7 July 1994, as part of Series 28.

Sharon Bridge played Dave Wheatley, with Sharon Bridge winning 55 – 44. The Dictionary Corner guest was Denis Norden, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sharon Bridge Score Dave Wheatley Others Max.
1 PTBGAEUDR GRADE 0 – 6 PARTED UPGRADE, UPRATED* 7
2 LSQAERVOI RAVELS 6 – 12 LOVERS OVERSAIL*, VALORISE, VALORIES 15
3 TGFMREAEV FRAME 11 – 17 GREAT AFREET*, GAMETE*, GREAVE*, MEAGRE, METAGE* 21
4 25 8 9 7 7 5 → 347 347
(7 + 7) × 25 − (8 − 5)
21 – 27 347
(7 + 7) × 25 − (8 − 5)


31
5 NRTIAEHCR CERTAIN 28 – 34 TRAINER CARNIER*, CHANTER, CHARIER*, CHARTER*, ERRATIC*, HAIRNET, RANCHER*, RETRAIN*, TACRINE*, TERRAIN*, THERIAC*, TRANCHE* 38
6 YGMLJAOIW GOAL 32 – 38 MAIL GAMILY, GLIOMA*, LOGJAM* 44
7 CYNAIASLE CANALS 38 – 44 CANALS CANALISE, SALIENCY 52
8 25 5 7 6 9 5 → 721 724
6 × 5 × 25 − 7 × 5 + 9
45 – 44

CV: 721 = (5 × 7 − 6) × 25 − (9 − 5)

62
9 WRONGBIRO BORROWING
(3 seconds)
55 – 44 72
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