Episode 744

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Episode 744 was broadcast on 31 May 1988, as part of Series 15.

Gavin Rogers played Alison Nicholas, with Gavin Rogers winning 49 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Gavin Rogers Score Alison Nicholas Others Max.
1 TOSFAERFQ FASTER 6 – 6 FOREST AFFOREST* 8
2 SKLOVCATI VOCALIST 14 – 14 VOCALIST 16
3 REAENFCPT PERFECT 21 – 21 PREFECT PERFECTA* 24
4 100 5 2 7 5 6 → 341 341
(5 − 2) × 100 + 7 × 5 + 6
31 – 21 342


34
5 NSYTNAOWE TONNES 31 – 28 WANTONS NEWTONS*, SYNTONE*, TANNOYS*, WANNEST 41
6 TGOWZISAT TOAST 36 – 33 TWIST TOWAIS* 47
7 RRNIMVOIR MIRROR 42 – 39 MIRROR VIRINO*, VIRION* 53
8 1 4 5 8 7 10 → 811 810
(5 + 4) × (8 + 1) × 10
49 – 39 805

CV: 811 = (5 × 10 + 4) × (8 + 7) + 1

63
9 UISVESPER 49 – 39
(2 seconds)
SUPERVISE 73
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