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Episode 682

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Episode 682 was broadcast on 25 November 1987, as part of Series 14.

Frank Houston played Derek Rutter, with Frank Houston winning 53 – 40. The Dictionary Corner guest was Bill Tidy, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Frank Houston Score Derek Rutter Others Max.
1 EBTFSTNAP BATTENS 7 – 7 FATTENS PATENTS, PATTENS 7
2 NTGIEMESI MEETINGS 15 – 15 MEETINGS ENMITIES*, MINGIEST, TIMESING* 15
3 LETLDNARU TRUNDLE 22 – 15 unrated ☓ ALLURED, LANDLER*, LAUNDER, LURDANE*, NATURED*, NEUTRAL* 22
4 50 3 8 9 10 2 → 827 827
8 × 2 × 50 + 3 × 9
32 – 25 827
8 × 2 × 50 + 3 × 9


32
5 VQCOENIPZ covine ☓ 32 – 30 COVEN NOVICE 38
6 UVCGVANSE CAVES 37 – 30 nuages ☓ CANGUES 45
7 NLSOIHAAN ANIONS 43 – 30 LOINS HOSANNA* 52
8 75 25 3 10 3 1 → 201 201
75 × 3 − 25 + 1
53 – 40 201
75 × 3 − 25 + 1


62
9 accgiklnr* crankling ☓
(5 seconds)
53 – 40 CRACKLING 72
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