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Episode 5030

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Episode 5030 was broadcast on 4 May 2010, as part of Series 62.

Lee Graham played Chris Bell, with Lee Graham winning 82 – 52. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kate Humble, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Both Teatime Teasers would be repeated in Episode 7392.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Lee Graham Score Chris Bell Others Max.
1 EEALGMGRG MEAGRE 6 – 6 GAGGLE GALERE*, GAMGEE*, GARGLE, LAGGER*, LEGGER*, REGALE*, REGGAE* 6
2 RNVQUUEAP PURE 6 – 12 QUAVER PARVENU 13
3 HTNEISAKC THICKENS 14 – 12 hackiest ☓ ASTHENIC*, CHANTIES*, KITCHENS 21
4 SVNEAGLPO SPANGLE 21 – 12 GLOVES LOVAGES*, NOPALES*, PONGALS* 28
5 100 9 1 6 6 9 → 105 105
100 + 6 − 1
31 – 22 105
100 + 6 − 1


38
TTT BEANLEAF This makes the little ones take a running jump. FLEABANE
6 JSLAECDIE LADIES 37 – 28 SLICED AEDILES*, DECILES*, DESCALE 45
7 OIADTSOTD taoist ☓ 37 – 33 TOADS TOSTADO* 52
8 HFRBEOIWU BRIEF 42 – 38 BRIEF BOWER*, BOWIE*, BURFI*, FIBRE*, FIBRO*, HOURI*, WHORE* 57
9 PCTAEFTAN PANCETTA 50 – 38 peace ☓ 65
10 10 3 3 2 4 6 → 756 734 50 – 38 730

RR: 756 = (4 × 10 + 2) × 3 × 6

75
TTT DINERFLY My dear chum, the result's not really important. FRIENDLY
11 DTRDAOERS ROADSTER 58 – 38 RETARDS 83
12 STXPEOESA EXPOSES 65 – 45 EXPOSES PESETAS*, POETESS*, SEXPOTS 90
13 MDREUERBL RUMBLED 72 – 52 RUMBLER LUMBERED, LUMBERER* 98
14 25 1 1 4 5 8 → 566 72 – 52 566 ☓

Best: 567 = ((5 + 1) × 4 − 1) × 25 − 8

105
15 HELPFANNY HALFPENNY
(21.75 seconds)
82 – 52 115
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