Harry Venet

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Harry Venet was a finalist in Series 3. He was an accountant from Leeds.

The year prior to his run, Venet had appeared in the first transmitted episode of Calendar Countdown, Countdown's forerunner. Notably, one of his opponents on Calendar Countdown was Jackie Nathan, who would go on to defeat him in his heats on the national programme.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Guest Lex Max
81 19/09/1983 P Harry Venet 36 – 26 David Drake-Brockman Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 68
82 20/09/1983 P Harry Venet 56 – 40 Len Daniels Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 81
83 21/09/1983 P Madge Newall 12 – 57 Harry Venet Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 72
84 22/09/1983 P Isabel Bagley 45 – 47 Harry Venet Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 71
85 26/09/1983 P Ron Hendra 40 – 42 Harry Venet Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 68
86 27/09/1983 P Trish Scott 23 – 65 Harry Venet Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 72
87 28/09/1983 P Jackie Nathan 46 – 45 Harry Venet Ned Sherrin Yvonne Warburton 71
129 12/12/1983 QF Harry Venet 38 – 50 Esther Byers Ned Sherrin Julia Swannell 71
M43 22/1/90-26/1/90 Masters 1 Harry Venet 41 – 121 Allan Simmons N/A Freda Thornton 133
M81 15/10/90-19/10/90 Masters 2 Harry Venet 75 – 88 Elisabeth Jardine N/A Mark Nyman 135
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