Peter Finley

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Pete during his Masters stint.
Peter Finley at a Scrabble event a few years later.

Peter Finley was a finalist in Series 2.

He won just two games, but it was enough for him to make the series finals, eventually falling to Norma Nicholson by 12 points.

From Sunderland, he was a well-known member of the Association of British Scrabble Players who held Grandmaster status and represented England at the first ever World Scrabble Championship.

He passed away in 2006.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Guest Lex Max
35 19/04/1983 P Sheila Mann 26 – 62 Peter Finley Kenneth Williams 71
36 20/04/1983 P Ruth Erskine 41 – 45 Peter Finley Kenneth Williams 72
37 21/04/1983 P Geoffrey Weeks 66 – ? Peter Finley Kenneth Williams 71
68 15/06/1983 QP Peter Finley 60 – 24 Joan Ross Gyles Brandreth 72
75 27/06/1983 QF Peter Finley 37 – 49 Norma Nicholson Gyles Brandreth Lesley Burnett 69
M52 26/3/90-30/3/90 Masters 1 Ingram Wilcox 50 – 98 Peter Finley N/A Catherine Clarke 138
M103 18/3/91-22/3/91 Masters 2 Mike Willis 79 – 116 Peter Finley N/A Freda Thornton ???
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