Episode 245

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Episode 245 was broadcast on 21 January 1985, as part of Series 6.

Darryl Francis played Steven Tew, with Darryl Francis winning 47 – 46. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Darryl Francis Score Steven Tew Others Max.
1 WNTUONARE unwrote ☓ 0 – 6 TANNER NEUTRON, OUTWEAR*, TONNEAU* 7
2 OITQCANGF COATING 7 – 13 COATING FACTION* 14
3 GLSUOUALO GOALS 12 – 18 GOALS GULLS 19
4 25 100 4 10 8 6 → 732 736
8 × 100 − 10 × 6 − 4
19 – 18

CV: 732 = (100 − 25) × 10 − 4 − 6 − 8

29
5 ESBIPHPEH PIPES 24 – 23 BEEPS SHEEP, PEEPS 34
6 GDSAOJNAA GANJA 29 – 28 GOADS GONADS 40
7 ILGNEASTN STEALING 37 – 36 SLANTING ANTIGENS*, GENTIANS*, GENITALS*, LEANINGS*, NESTLING* 48
8 100 25 4 7 3 3 → 649 653 37 – 46 649
(100 + 4) × (3 + 3) + 25


58
9 GAEIPCHNR PREACHING
(2.25 seconds)
47 – 46 68
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