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John Widdowson

From Countdown

John Widdowson was a finalist in Series 16. He was a retired headmaster.

Episodes

# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Presenters Guest Lex Max
789 2/08/1988 P John Widdowson 61 - 52 Cliff Boynton Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Karen Loughlin Gyles Brandreth Catherine Clarke 73
790 3/08/1988 P John Widdowson 52 - 21 Doris Bland Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Karen Loughlin Gyles Brandreth Catherine Clarke 74
791 4/08/1988 P John Widdowson 51 - 38 Pete Lister Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Karen Loughlin Gyles Brandreth Catherine Clarke 73
792 5/08/1988 P John Widdowson 46 - 70 Jenny Haldane Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Karen Loughlin Ned Sherrin Freda Thornton 70
808 29/08/1988 QF John Widdowson 57 - 23 Nigel Gardner Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Karen Loughlin Bill Tidy Della Thompson 72
811 1/09/1988 SF John Widdowson 58 - 61 Tony Vick Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Karen Loughlin Carol Thatcher Della Thompson 71
M24 11/09/1989-15/09/1989 M John Widdowson 90 – 67 Vicki McCarthy Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman none Freda Thornton 138