Episode 2257

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Episode 2257 was broadcast on 8 May 1998, as part of Series 38.

Stuart McQuitty played Christine Livingstone, with Stuart McQuitty winning 58 – 48, after a tie-break conundrum. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gloria Hunniford, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Stuart McQuitty Score Christine Livingstone Others Max.
1 ZRNRRCAEU CARER 5 – 5 CRANE CURARE 6
2 CIMHABSIC BASIC 10 – 10 CHASM CHASMIC*, IAMBICS 13
3 TMBEAMTOV MEAT 14 – 14 BEAT BOVATE 19
4 75 9 2 3 2 7 → 527 527
75 × 7 + 2
24 – 24 527
75 × 7 + 2


29
5 TDOIGLELV TILLED 30 – 30 TOLLED GILLED*, GLOVED*, LILTED*, OLLIED*, TOILED*, VIOLET, VOLTED* 35
6 YGYAODIFA GOAD 34 – 34 GOAD ADAGIO 41
7 LRNEEAPTN ETERNAL 41 – 41 PLANTER LANNERET 49
8 25 100 50 3 6 4 → 724 725
(4 + 3) × 100 + 25
48 – 48 725
(4 + 3) × 100 + 25

CV: 724 = (100 + 25 + 4) × 6 − 50

59
9 TANNINGDI 48 – 48 INDIGNANT 69
TB BRITIBANG RABBITING
(13.25 seconds)
58 – 48 69
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