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by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jun 11, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll
Replies: 81
Views: 6595

Re: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll

I don't know what's wrong with people in this country. Why does everyone want another election? After all, we've now got the most strong and stable government this country has ever had, the economy is booming (apart from the fact sterling crashed to its knees when the exit poll was announced), brexi...
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll
Replies: 81
Views: 6595

Re: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll

I have just read up on this as I was wondering myself what would happen in a hung parliament. In this instance, the incumbent Prime Minister remains in Downing Street until a new government can be formed. She will be entitled to attempt to form a government first. Theresa May then has the option of ...
by Anthony Endsor
Wed Apr 26, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll
Replies: 81
Views: 6595

Re: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll

You're right Jim. The chairs would win any political debate as they would be the only ones talking any sense. I'm sure we've all heard of the Ronan Keating song - you say it best 'when you say nothing at all' :lol: So at this election we have the choice between an arrogant, incumbent PM who wants to...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll
Replies: 81
Views: 6595

Re: (I Think I'm Going To) Snap General Election Poll

Ben Wilson wrote:
Sat Apr 22, 2017 8:10 pm
JimBentley wrote:
Sat Apr 22, 2017 11:54 am
Something has gone seriously wrong with the media in this country.
Yep.
You mean it's taken all these years for you to realise? :lol:
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Mar 30, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Going on TV:- What is the timeline?
Replies: 19
Views: 3286

Re: Going on TV:- What is the timeline?

I'm thinking of applying on April 1st... ...and hoping that would result in an August recording date. But it's probably not possible to plan for these things... [Btw... I love your account of the inter-millennial CD experience Lisa. Not many will be able to rival the coolness of those dates!] That ...
by Anthony Endsor
Wed Mar 08, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ways to improve your Countdowning skills...
Replies: 18
Views: 3432

Re: Best ways to improve your Countdowning skills...

There's some brilliant advice on here, which at first glance some of it seems obvious, but it's worth a good read as you can often learn where you're going wrong simply by it staring you in the face. From my own experience, I can maybe offer a few handy hints based on mistakes I myself have made. Ma...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Apterites who have yet to appear on Countdown
Replies: 44
Views: 4313

Re: Apterites who have yet to appear on Countdown

September seems a strange month to be having holidays as a teacher.
I work at a school and I wouldn't get holidays in September, however I am off in the recording week leading up to Easter in April this year.
by Anthony Endsor
Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA17 - Saturday 15th April 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 4254

Re: COREA17 - Saturday 15th April 2017

somebody make a brexit joke
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Yes. They have decided to REMAIN out for this year. :lol:
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Nov 03, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: The Future Of Recaps
Replies: 15
Views: 2402

The Future Of Recaps

It probably hasn't gone without notice that Friday recaps haven't been done in recent weeks. I have been meaning to catch up for weeks, and for one reason or another haven't had the chance to do so, for which I sincerely apologise. I think part of the reason why I haven't caught up has been a slight...
by Anthony Endsor
Sat Oct 08, 2016 7:10 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: FOCAL 2017
Replies: 37
Views: 5193

Re: FOCAL 2017

Yes that's right Gevin. The top 8 get put up in a luxury hotel, where they are waited on hand and foot, free massage and spa, and then chauffeur driven to the event in a limousine. They then get free entry, free unlimited access to the bar and all facilities, followed by a meeting with a top celebri...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: IRC Countdown...in 2016?
Replies: 36
Views: 3378

Re: IRC Countdown...in 2016?

I've just had a go at this. What an absolute crock of **** :lol:
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.
Replies: 18
Views: 3392

Re: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.

Very true Jim. And I intend to go on for many more years to come. As a famous Arnold said once 'I'll be back' :P
by Anthony Endsor
Wed Aug 31, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.
Replies: 18
Views: 3392

Re: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.

Not my best year for Co Events.
Lincoln - arrived late
Bristol - Was ill all weekend
Leeds - Got lost and arrived an hour late back from lunch
Milton Keynes - Had to pull out
Dublin - Had to pull out

Is there a prize for the most chequered Co event track record of the year?
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Aug 07, 2016 4:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 5th August 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 24)
Replies: 0
Views: 548

Friday 5th August 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 24)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) It's been teapots galore this week, as 3 champions have come and gone. Here now though, we have a young 17 year old in Cammy Lovatt. Now we know what these teenagers are like don't we? :lol: So can we expect Cammy to go on and become yet another all time...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jul 31, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 22nd July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 18)
Replies: 0
Views: 405

Friday 22nd July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 18)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Well Stephen Fuller was displaced from the Champions chair on Wednesday and stopped in his tracks from becoming an Octochamp after taking a hammering from the Champion we now have, the 2 times Champion Aidan Linge, who has proved to be quite formidable s...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jul 31, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 15th July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 13)
Replies: 0
Views: 295

Friday 15th July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 13)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) So now series 75 is in full swing, it's time once again to admire another apterite, as Stephen Fuller has come along and so far won 3 games. He'll be hoping for a 4th today. Andrew Cripps stands in his way. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 15 July 2016....
by Anthony Endsor
Mon Jul 18, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: .co.mk2 - Countdown in Milton Keynes - 20th August 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 4055

Re: .co.mk2 - Countdown in Milton Keynes - 20th August 2016

Just think how happy the 53rd person to sign up will be when they realise they can go after all :P Never let it be said I don't do my bit for the countdown community :lol: On the subject of my reasoning for not going - if it's a newbie who now goes in my place, it could be a 'baptism' of fire :lol:
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jul 10, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 1st July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 5)
Replies: 0
Views: 309

Friday 1st July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 5)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) We are one week into a new series, and already we have a champion looking in very strong form. Andrew Fenton knocked out apterite Norm Ahmad on Monday and hasn't looked back since. Now looking for his 5th win, he'll have to get past Michael Hawkins to en...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jul 03, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 24th June 2016 (The Final)
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Friday 24th June 2016 (The Final)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Well here we are. After an absolutely fantastic series where we have seen many great players come and go, we are finally down to the last 2 players. A good few of the players who lost games to these two probably feel they deserve better than to be packed...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jul 03, 2016 5:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 1 July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 5)
Replies: 5
Views: 475

Re: Spoilers for Friday 1 July 2016 (Series 75, Prelim 5)

And well done to Anthony Edsor for getting the conundrum.[/quote]


:D :D :P
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jul 03, 2016 3:15 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 10th June 2016 (Series 74, 1st Quarter-Final)
Replies: 0
Views: 284

Friday 10th June 2016 (Series 74, 1st Quarter-Final)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) After 4 and a bit arduous months of preliminaries, we have finally reached the point in the series everyone has been waiting for. Yes it's the start of the series 74 Quarter Finals. Here's where the creme de la creme of the series return to fight it out ...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Jun 24, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 27th May 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 77)
Replies: 0
Views: 287

Friday 27th May 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 77)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Today we could see our 6th octochamp of the series take his place in the Quarter Finals. Robin McKay has swept all before him this week and now stands on the verge of greatness. Will he make it today? Aden Brooks stands in his way. Enjoy. Countdown recap...
by Anthony Endsor
Mon May 30, 2016 4:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 20th May 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 72)
Replies: 0
Views: 377

Friday 20th May 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 72)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) On Wednesday of this week, we welcomed one of apterous's best known players, as Robin McKay entered the challenger's chair. Now, having won 2 games, got the joint best score for a debutant, and a further century to his name, he is looking for his third w...
by Anthony Endsor
Mon May 30, 2016 12:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 29th April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 63)
Replies: 0
Views: 295

Friday 29th April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 63)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) This week has seen Dave Costello emerge as champion. Having won 4 games already, he'll be looking to make it 5 today. Elliot Hooper stands in his way. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 29 April 2016. C1: Champion Dave Costello (5 wins, 456 points.) A pen...
by Anthony Endsor
Sat May 14, 2016 7:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Would anybody like any help?
Replies: 10
Views: 1358

Would anybody like any help?

Following the recap outage a few weeks ago, I can't help but notice we seem to be struggling a bit to get back on track. I have just completed a recap from 3 weeks ago, but I notice there are others from further back still not done as well. I myself only have 1 more to catch up on, and having had 2 ...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri May 13, 2016 9:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 22nd April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 58)
Replies: 0
Views: 338

Friday 22nd April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 58)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Well following her coronation as our latest octochamp yesterday, Ann Dibben has now been propelled into the future, and will now appear in the Quarter Finals in June. This all means we now have 2 new contestants. Jon Hinchcliffe and Dave Costello are her...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri May 13, 2016 8:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1821
Views: 109702

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Welcome to the forum Stephen. :)

Yes it would be great to see you at more Co events in the future, as well as your continued presence on apterous. :)
by Anthony Endsor
Tue May 03, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 15th April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 53)
Replies: 0
Views: 393

Friday 15th April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 53)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) This week has seen the emergence of Ann Dibben, who came on to the scene on Tuesday and has swept all before her in the last 3 games. How far will she get? Paul Lonsdale stands in her way of a 4th win today. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 15 April 201...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Apr 22, 2016 9:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 1st April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 45)
Replies: 0
Views: 361

Friday 1st April 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 45)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) It has been decided from now on, Countdown will be 23 games long, transmitted for 2 hours at a time, and every 4 rounds Nick and Rachel will swap roles and swap back again. This is part of a new initiative by Channel 4 to introduce job sharing and shared...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Apr 17, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 11th March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 35)
Replies: 0
Views: 350

Friday 11th March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 35)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Today we see apterite Conrad Teixeira going for his 4th win as he steamrolls towards the Quarter Finals. How will he fare today? Erica Barnes is his challenger. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 11 March 2016. C1: Champion Conrad Teixeira (3 wins, 302 po...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Apr 10, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Where have all the recaps gone?
Replies: 12
Views: 879

Re: Where have all the recaps gone?

The downtime for the recap writer has meant that on its return to life, people had 3 or more recaps to catch up on and so now have to find the time to do them, and that assuming they have kept them all on Sky Plus, as they are only on 4OD for a month. We will get through them somehow, but in the mea...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Apr 10, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 4th March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 30)
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Friday 4th March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 30)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Today sees 2 times champion Paul Craib on the trail of a 3rd win. Liz Micglinczy stands in his way today. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 4 March 2016. C1: Champion Paul Craib (2 wins, 195 points.) A purchasing assistant from Inverurie, Aberdeenshire. ...
by Anthony Endsor
Mon Mar 28, 2016 8:24 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Consistency
Replies: 10
Views: 1108

Re: Consistency

I know exactly what you mean Peter. I've been there myself where I have had bad days or even weeks, and my rating has plumetted. The thing with apterous though is it doesn't matter about form from months gone by, as mostly only fairly recent stuff shows up anyway, and you'll soon get your ratings po...
by Anthony Endsor
Mon Mar 28, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 26th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 25)
Replies: 0
Views: 316

Friday 26th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 25)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Sorry this is a month late. We have had some technical issues here in recap corner, but we're back up and running now, so here goes. Our apterite Paul Erdunast has dominated this week, sweeping all before him and now has 6 wins under his belt. Will he go...
by Anthony Endsor
Mon Mar 28, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!
Replies: 455
Views: 55764

Re: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!

I'm going to do the first one of my catch up ones now, so should be up shortly.
As soon as I can find the can-be-bothered-ness to do the rest, I shall. :lol:
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Mar 25, 2016 1:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.
Replies: 18
Views: 3392

Re: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.

Thanks Jen and Mark :) I have done a bit of research and found that dates for June and July are currently about the same price I paid last year so it looks like it might be worth waiting a few weeks. I always thought the only way was up for prices once the flights were released but it seems that may...
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Mar 24, 2016 4:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.
Replies: 18
Views: 3392

Re: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.

I have looked at flights to Dublin for this event and they seem to have gone up astronomically from last year.
For this reason, unfortunately, I think I'm out of this one. :(
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Mar 03, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!
Replies: 455
Views: 55764

Re: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!

There appears to be a problem with the recap writer, as whenever I click on the link from the 'how to write a recap' thread, it tells me access is forbidden and I do not have permission to access the recap writer. Error 403. This may explain why no recaps have been written for the last few days. :ro...
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Feb 25, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 19th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 20)
Replies: 0
Views: 399

Friday 19th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 20)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Yesterday saw the much awaited appearance of the 'Transude' as he is known in the apterous world, and Paul Erdunast to everyone else. He didn't let us down either, defeating the unfortunate David Armstrong by a mammoth margin to take the Champion's chair...
by Anthony Endsor
Tue Feb 23, 2016 2:10 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: New Audience E-Mail Booking Form
Replies: 1
Views: 534

Re: New Audience E-Mail Booking Form

Yes I got that as well. So it looks like this is the way forward from now on, which should make things a bit easier in a way, though I did notice it isn't up to date as they apparently still have tickets available for Sunday 21st Feb. :roll: It could work well if handled correctly, but I'm just a bi...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1821
Views: 109702

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Hi Tim. Great to have you on board and welcome to the forum and apterous. :) In answer to your question about improving, my only suggestion is to keep on practising on apterous as much as possible. It is perfectly possible that with a lot of practise you could make a big impact on the Quarter Finals...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 12th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 15)
Replies: 0
Views: 422

Friday 12th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 15)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) So following the demise of 4 times champion David Edgar on Wednesday, we now have Jack Creswell in the champions chair, having won 2 games so far and chasing a 3rd win today. Jamie Dunn is challenging. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 12 February 2016. ...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Feb 07, 2016 4:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 5th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 10)
Replies: 0
Views: 434

Friday 5th February 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 10)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) So after seeing our first Octochamp of the series emerge earlier this week, the search has begun for the next big thing in the Countdown world. David Edgar became champion yesterday and so will be looking for his second win today. Steve Jacob is his oppo...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Feb 07, 2016 2:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 29th January 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 5)
Replies: 0
Views: 378

Friday 29th January 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 5)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Well this series has started off as the last one finished, with Tim Down as champion. Having got through the first 4 games of this series after carrying his bat from series 73, Tim now finds himself on 5 wins. Will he get to his sixth win today? Benjamin...
by Anthony Endsor
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 22nd January 2016 (COC XIV - Final)
Replies: 0
Views: 414

Friday 22nd January 2016 (COC XIV - Final)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Well this isn't just any Friday recap. This is the Champion of Champions, and not just any old Champion of Champions match, but ..... THE FINAL !!!! Here today we have the 2 best players to have graced Countdown in the last 3 years. Dylan Taylor and Dan ...
by Anthony Endsor
Mon Jan 18, 2016 10:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 15th January 2016 (COC XIV, Quarter Final 2)
Replies: 0
Views: 375

Friday 15th January 2016 (COC XIV, Quarter Final 2)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) This is the second Quarter Final in our Champion of Champions, which means now only the very best 8 players this country has had to offer in recent years remain. Andy Platt and Dylan Taylor compete today. Both are series runners-up, but are Champions in ...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Jan 10, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 8th January 2016 (COC XIV Preliminary 5)
Replies: 0
Views: 508

Friday 8th January 2016 (COC XIV Preliminary 5)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) A very Happy New Year to you all. :) This isn't just any old Countdown game, this is the Champion of Champions, which unless you have been living on another planet for the last few months, you will know features the best 16 players of the last 3 years. T...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Dec 18, 2015 10:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 18th December 2015 (Series 73, 4th Quarter Final)
Replies: 0
Views: 470

Friday 18th December 2015 (Series 73, 4th Quarter Final)

Hello and welcome to the final Friday recap of 2015. :) As this is the last Quarter Final of series 73, only the best players will do. Today we have two octochamps, John Hardie and Matthew Tassier, both of whom specialise in numbers, but whose number will be up after today's show? Enjoy. Countdown r...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Dec 11, 2015 10:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 11th December 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 113)
Replies: 0
Views: 439

Friday 11th December 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 113)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) With the end of the series fast approaching, the race is on now to see who will start series 74 as champion. There is only 1 more game after this one before the Quarter Finals, so Tuesday will see us enter the concluding stages of this series. Before tha...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 4th December 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 108)
Replies: 0
Views: 405

Friday 4th December 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 108)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. This week has seen Chris Betteridge emerge as the champion. He has won 3 games so far, so is looking for a 4th win today to take him half way to becoming an Octochamp. Will he make it? Scott Babb stands in his way today. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 4 ...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Nov 27, 2015 11:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!
Replies: 455
Views: 55764

Re: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!

Well it seems the recording of the Champion of Champions has taken its toll on the recaps this week. Mine is the first since Monday to be posted. Is there anybody out there? :roll: :lol:
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Nov 27, 2015 11:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 27th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 103)
Replies: 3
Views: 494

Friday 27th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 103)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) This week has seen James Richards dominate. Having achieved 4 wins, he is now half way to becoming the 6th Octochamp of this series. Will he get his 5th win today? Indika Sarathchandra is out to stop him today. Countdown recap for Friday 27 November 2015...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Nov 22, 2015 4:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 20th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 98)
Replies: 0
Views: 446

Friday 20th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 98)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Firstly, thanks to Thomas Carey for stepping in for me last week while I was away at Co:Dublin. Since my last recap we have now crowned our 5th Octochamp and Matthew Tassier will now join the series 73 elite in a few weeks time in the Quarter Finals. Yes...
by Anthony Endsor
Sun Nov 08, 2015 7:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 6th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 88)
Replies: 2
Views: 437

Re: Friday 6th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 88)

Thanks for that James. That would be great :)
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Nov 06, 2015 10:41 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Countdowners On Other Quizzes
Replies: 151
Views: 24582

Re: Countdowners On Other Quizzes

Good to see the class of series 53 getting around :)
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Nov 06, 2015 10:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!
Replies: 455
Views: 55764

Re: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!

Following on from the 'excellent' response James got from his request for a deputy recapper this week, a post which unfortunately I only saw myself tonight, I am now asking if anybody would like to do next Friday's recap (13th November). I will be in Dublin, so if nobody responds, it will be Monday ...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Nov 06, 2015 10:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 6th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 88)
Replies: 2
Views: 437

Friday 6th November 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 88)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) We have had a bit of movement in the champions chair this week, and yesterday saw Keith Kan take the chair after a win against Anthony Poulton-Smith. Will he get a second win today? Luci Clarke is challenging. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday 6 November...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Oct 30, 2015 10:28 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 30th October 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 83)
Replies: 2
Views: 499

Friday 30th October 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 83)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) Well yesterday saw the emergence of a new champion in the form of Hazel Drury. She stormed in with a score of 90 to oust 2 times champion Andrew Irvine. Will this be the start of a challenge for the Quarter Finals, or will Hazel turn out to be a one win ...
by Anthony Endsor
Fri Oct 23, 2015 9:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 23rd October 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 78)
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Friday 23rd October 2015 (Series 73, Prelim 78)

Hello and welcome to another Friday recap. :) This week has seen Zac Goodman emerge as champion. Having won 3 times already, another couple of wins could see him well on his way to the Quarter Finals. Will he make it to a 4th win today? Ross Lough stands in his way. Enjoy. Countdown recap for Friday...