Episode 356

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Episode 356 was broadcast on 29 January 1986, as part of Series 8.

Malcolm Edwards played Susan Whippey, with Malcolm Edwards winning 39 – 38. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Malcolm Edwards Score Susan Whippey Others Max.
1 NBUAWLOEC CABLE 5 – 5 CABLE COWBANE* 7
2 TIRAGNIYF tarying ☓ 5 – 12 FRAYING RATIFYING 25
3 NTIVORHET INVERT 11 – 18 THRONE THRIVEN, TRITONE* 32
4 100 4 7 10 1 5 → 924 924
(100 − 7) × 10 − 1 − 5
21 – 18 925


42
5 DOXUEDTTE DOTTED 27 – 24 EXUDED TUXEDOED* 50
6 FTOAWLEGH FLOAT 32 – 24 THAW THALWEG 57
7 TONEYSAGR GRANTS 32 – 31 GYRATES NEGATORS*, NEGATORY*, RAGSTONE* 65
8 25 7 7 5 9 1 → 368 365
(7 + 7) × 25 + 9 + 5 + 1
39 – 38 365
(9 + 5) × 25 + 7 + 7 + 1

CV: 368 = (7 + 9 − 1) × 25 − 7

75
9 beggiilnu* 39 – 38 BEGUILING 85
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