Episode 260

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Episode 260 was broadcast on 11 February 1985, as part of Series 6.

David Cornwell played Sheila Alder, with Sheila Alder winning 42 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Liz Fraser, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Cornwell Score Sheila Alder Others Max.
1 LSTTISSED LISTED 0 – 7 STILTED DESISTS*, SLITTED 7
2 DINMGOUNN UNDOING 7 – 14 UNDOING MOUNDING 15
3 YTGIIOXRS STORY 12 – 19 RIOTS GIROS*, GIRTS*, GORSY*, GRIST*, GRITS*, GROTS*, GYROS*, RYOTS*, SIXTY*, STOGY*, TIROS*, TORII*, TRIGS*, TRIOS*, TROYS*, TYROS*, XYSTI*, YOGIS* 20
4 25 8 4 6 5 1 → 324 324
(8 + 4) × 25 + (5 − 1) × 6
22 – 29 324
(5 + 8) × 25 − 1


30
5 TAODNDOJE DONATED 29 – 29 NOTED 37
6 TNTEAFPOC CAPON 29 – 35 PATENT CAPOTE*, FATTEN, NOTATE*, OCTANE*, OCTANT*, OPTANT*, PATTEN*, POTENT*, TEAPOT* 43
7 LIDMAQEHP MAILED 29 – 42 IMPALED 50
8 3 8 7 10 6 2 → 592 592
(7 + 3) × 10 × 6 − 8
39 – 42


60
9 VARYDIETS travisdey ☓
(28 seconds)
39 – 42 ADVERSITY 70
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