Episode 270

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Episode 270 was broadcast on 25 February 1985, as part of Series 6.

Helen Grayson played Ian Shepherd, with Helen Grayson winning 66 – 17. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Junkin, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Helen Grayson Score Ian Shepherd Others Max.
1 ADELMNOP? ? 6 – 0 ? ALMOND*, DAEMON*, DAMPEN*, DOLMAN*, DOLMEN*, LAMPED*, LOANED, MOANED*, PALMED, PEDALO*, PLANED*, POMADE* 6
2 GEQWIVGOJ VIEW 10 – 4 VIEW OGIVE 11
3 EOICTCFLP POLITE 16 – 4 TOPIC ECTOPIC* 18
4 100 5 6 1 1 9 → 167 167
(6 + 1) × 9 + 5 − 1 + 100
26 – 4 164


28
5 APHSIGDAB APHIDS 32 – 10 APHIDS 34
6 UIENSRXLP PURLINS 39 – 10 PRUNES LUPINES*, PURINES* 41
7 SUERTCDIG CRUSTED 46 – 17 DUCTERS CURTSIED* 49
8 75 7 5 9 8 8 → 649 649
8 × 75 + 8 × 5 + 9
56 – 17 647


59
9 HEADOFSIN FASHIONED
(11.5 seconds)
66 – 17 69
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