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Bill Tidy

From Countdown
Guest appearances of Bill Tidy
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First appearance 26 November 1985
Last appearance 19 March 1993
Appearances 116
Episodes with Bill Tidy

Bill Tidy MBE (9 October 1933 – 11 March 2023) was a guest on Countdown. He was a cartoonist, writer and television personality, known chiefly for his comic strips, such as The Cloggies and The Fosdyke Saga.


# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Presenters Guest Lex Max
495 02/02/1987 X Bill Tidy with
Mark Nyman,
Brian Hudson,
Peter Evans, and
Darryl Francis
41 – 32 Gyles Brandreth with
Clive Freedman,
Michael Wylie,
Joyce Cansfield, and
Harvey Freeman
Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Cathy Hytner none Della Thompson 68

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