Mark Danks was a contestant in Series 52. He was a 39-year-old trainee teacher from Birmingham who had recently retired from the Royal Navy after 22 years' service. His father, Peter, appeared in the next series.
|#||Date||Type||Contestant 1||Score||Contestant 2||Guest||Lex||Max|
|3789||7/10/2004||P||Mark Danks||86 – 59||Donald Moffat||Pam Ayres||Susie Dent||118|
|3790||8/10/2004||P||Mark Danks||93 – 60||Jean Gilson||Pam Ayres||Susie Dent||131|
|3791||11/10/2004||P||Mark Danks||76 – 86||Andrew Dodd||Victoria Mather||Susie Dent||128|