Matthew Francis

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Matthew Francis was a finalist in Series 12. He was a car sales executive.

Francis is one of only two contestants known to have selected 8 consonants and 1 vowel in a letters game (the other being Philip Hardingham of Series 14). He did this twice, in rounds 5 and 7 of his second game.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Guest Lex Max
573 21/05/1987 P Janet McRae 51 – 57 Matthew Francis Humphrey Lyttelton Freda Thornton 74
574 22/05/1987 P Brenda Roberts 35 – 58 Matthew Francis Humphrey Lyttelton Freda Thornton 71
575 25/05/1987 P Carl Varney 39 – 41 Matthew Francis Humphrey Lyttelton Freda Thornton 70
576 26/05/1987 P Olive Barton 48 – 50 Matthew Francis Humphrey Lyttelton Freda Thornton 71
577 27/05/1987 P Mike Stanford 56 – 55 Matthew Francis Humphrey Lyttelton Freda Thornton 73
590 15/06/1987 QF Matthew Francis 62 – 53 Vivien Crabb Steve Jones Julia Swannell 85
593 18/06/1987 SF Matthew Francis 47 – 55 Janet McRae Patrick Mower Julia Swannell 85
M10 5/6/89-9/6/89 Masters 1 Nigel Gardner 78 – 86 Matthew Francis N/A Catherine Clarke 135
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