In his original appearance in Series 8 in 1986, he was 35 years of age and working as a Radio Officer. When he re-appeared on the show in Series 36 in 1997, he was now 47 years old, and billed as working as a Civil Servant.
|#||Date||Type||Contestant 1||Score||Contestant 2||Guest||Lex||Max|
|362||6/02/1986||P||Michael Purdie||28 – 70||Clive Spate||Steve Jones||Julia Swannell||76|
|2061||31/07/1997||P||Philip Logie||38 – 55||Michael Purdie||Geoffrey Durham||Susie Dent||70|
|2062||1/08/1997||P||Michael Purdie||38 – 45||Jo Lack||Philip Franks||Hania Porucznik||68|