Episode 4508

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Episode 4508 was broadcast on 21 December 2007, and was the Series 57 grand final.

Craig Beevers, the series winner with his trophy.

Craig Beevers played Jeffrey Hansford, with Craig Beevers winning 105 – 82. The Dictionary Corner guest was Pam Ayres, and the lexicographer was Alison Heard.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Craig Beevers Score Jeffrey Hansford Others Max.
1 AHITBDORN BANDITO 7 – 7 BANDITO ANTBIRD* 7
2 NEMOIAMTM AMMONITE 15 – 7 MOMENT 15
3 IFSETRINY SNIFTER 22 – 7 INSERT NIFTIER 22
4 OENPRJTSA PRONATES 30 – 15 PRONATES OPERANTS 30
5 25 50 75 100 10 2 → 899 900
100 × 10 − 75 − 25
37 – 22 900
(10 + 2) × 75

Best: 899 = (75 + 100 ÷ 50) × (10 + 2) − 25

40
TTT VETCOOED A shelter for birds, or a jacket for one. DOVECOTE
6 EIBESTPIR RESPITE 44 – 29 RESPITE TIPSIER* 47
7 ANOGRETPU OUTRANGE 52 – 29 PRONATE 55
8 CSEIGSREC RECESS 58 – 35 CERISE CESSER*, CRISES*, SCREES*, SCRIES*, SERIES*, SIEGES 61
9 EILTROPMT PLOTTER 65 – 42 PLOTTER IMPLORE, MOTLIER*, POLITER*, TRIOLET*, TRIPLET* 68
10 75 4 2 1 5 3 → 724 724
(75 − 3) × 2 × 5 + 4
75 – 52 724
(75 − 3) × 1 × 2 × 5 + 4


78
TTT BEANRIOT Mr. Norman and Mr. Blair sing this way. BARITONE
11 ENADFETXL DEFLATE 82 – 59 DEFLATE EXALTED*, TELEFAX* 85
12 ZNASOENDD SADDEN 88 – 65 DOZENS ANODES, DEDANS*, DONNAS*, DONNED*, DONNES*, SANDED*, SODDEN* 91
13 ALUWHSELD SHAWLED 95 – 72 SHAWLED ALLUDES* 98
14 100 5 10 1 2 4 → 736 736
(5 + 2) × 100 + (10 − 1) × 4
105 – 72


108
15 RULEAGAIN 105 – 82 NEURALGIA
(0.5 seconds)
118
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