Episode 570

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Episode 570 was broadcast on 18 May 1987, as part of Series 12.

Dave Boyes played Geoffrey Reynolds, with Geoffrey Reynolds winning 56 – 25. The Dictionary Corner guest was Lance Percival, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dave Boyes Score Geoffrey Reynolds Others Max.
1 TSHEUNTES SUNSET 6 – 6 SHEETS ENTHUSES 8
2 NOHSCAHYI SONIC 6 – 12 CHAINS CHOISYA*, SYCONIA* 15
3 NGXEOLRAS GROANS 12 – 18 SLOGAN ANGLERS, GAOLERS*, LOANERS*, ONAGERS*, ORANGES* 22
4 100 75 9 10 2 1 → 915 913
9 × 100 + 10 + 2 + 1
19 – 25 913
9 × 100 + 10 + 2 + 1

CV: 915 = 9 × 100 + 75 ÷ (10 ÷ 2)

32
5 RDCISEBIT TRIBES 25 – 31 BIDETS BIRDIES*, BRIDIES*, CREDITS, DEISTIC*, DICIEST*, DIRECTS, DIRTIES*, DITSIER*, ERISTIC*, SCRIBED* 39
6 SVDAORPUT SPOUT 25 – 38 VAPOURS 46
7 INCFOTADE INFECT 25 – 46 ACTIONED CATENOID* 54
8 75 10 2 8 4 8 → 977 968 ☓ 25 – 46

CV: 977 = (10 ÷ 2 + 8) × 75 + 8 ÷ 4

64
9 SECLUDEHQ 25 – 56 SQUELCHED
(7.5 seconds)
74
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