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by James Robinson
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 2nd April 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 50)
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Tuesday 2nd April 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 50)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 2 April 2019. C1: Challenger David Wigley. A retired salesman from Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire. He belongs to 2 bridge clubs, and plays it online. C2: Challenger Charlie Kavanagh. A sailing instructor from Enniscorthy, Country Wexford, Republic of Ireland. He ha...
by James Robinson
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 1st April 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 49)
Replies: 0
Views: 35

Monday 1st April 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 49)

It might be April Fool's Day today, but will the joke be on Steven, or will he become an octochamp too... :? :? :? :?: :?: :?: Countdown recap for Monday 1 April 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (7 wins, 536 (546) points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger Les...
by James Robinson
Sat Jul 20, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 29th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 48)
Replies: 0
Views: 28

Friday 29th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 48)

Countdown recap for Friday 29 March 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (6 wins, 464 (474) points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger Graeme Francis. A company director from Wesham, Lancashire. He likes ice skating, and belongs to a group called The Ice Divas, wh...
by James Robinson
Sat Jul 20, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 28th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 47)
Replies: 0
Views: 25

Thursday 28th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 47)

Countdown recap for Thursday 28 March 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (5 wins, 394 points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger Alexander Stevenson. An entrepreneur from Hackney, Greater London. He currently runs a website that finds flexible work for the over-...
by James Robinson
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 27th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 46)
Replies: 0
Views: 38

Wednesday 27th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 46)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 27 March 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (4 wins, 308 points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger Carmel Richmond. A housewife from East Twickenham, Greater London, but is originally from County Down, Northern Ireland. She likes p...
by James Robinson
Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

Jason William Larsen wrote: ↑
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:29 pm
Should I avoid Ashton Hancock at all costs now?
Having spoke to him a bit recently, I now know a bit more about him. He's going to reintroduce himself later on. He's going to give a full explanation later on.
by James Robinson
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 26th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 45)
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Tuesday 26th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 45)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 26 March 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (3 wins, 231 points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger David Elliott. A travel writer from Newcastle upon Tyne. He was taken hostage in China, where his captors demanded $100. DC: Susie Den...
by James Robinson
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

ENTRIES NOW CLOSED!! 32 people will attend CO:WY on Saturday. ;) :) :D :mrgreen: 8-) :geek: :ugeek:
by James Robinson
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

32 UP NOW, including the long-awaited return of... KIRK BEVINS!!!πŸ˜‰πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜„πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘
by James Robinson
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 25th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 44)
Replies: 0
Views: 93

Monday 25th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 44)

Countdown recap for Monday 25 March 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (2 wins, 167 points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger Alison Guirey. A retired nurse from Ruislip, Greater London. She's a keen ceroc dancer. DC: Susie Dent and Mark Pougatch. RR: Rachel Ri...
by James Robinson
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 22nd March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 43)
Replies: 0
Views: 72

Friday 22nd March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 43)

Countdown recap for Friday 22 March 2019. C1: Champion Steven Turnbull (1 win, 96 points.) A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. C2: Challenger Alistair Thomas. A structural engineer from Bristol. He loves football and is a qualified referee, he also supports Brighton & Hove Albio...
by James Robinson
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

Just under a week to go now, we’re now at 29 entrants!!! πŸ˜‰πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜„πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘
by James Robinson
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 21st March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 42)
Replies: 0
Views: 137

Thursday 21st March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 42)

Countdown recap for Thursday 21 March 2019. C1: Champion Jane Basford (2 wins, 156 points.) A pharmacist from Cardiff. C2: Challenger Steven Turnbull. A learning support assistant from Iver, Buckinghamshire. He's also a singer and guitarist and likes to perform in pubs and bars. DC: Susie Dent and M...
by James Robinson
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 20th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 41)
Replies: 0
Views: 116

Wednesday 20th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 41)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 20 March 2019. C1: Champion Jane Basford (1 win, 76 points.) A pharmacist from Cardiff. C2: Challenger Mike Fuller. A student at Oxford University from Ilfracombe, Devon. He loves music and likes making his own jingles and performs at nightclubs. DC: Susie Dent and Mark...
by James Robinson
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 19th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 40)
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Tuesday 19th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 40)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 19 March 2019. C1: Challenger Joe Brown. An English student at the University of Liverpool, but is from Leeds, and like all people from Leeds, he supports.... West Ham United... :P :P :lol: :lol: He has also written a screenplay about the Irons (as they now seem to be cal...
by James Robinson
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 18th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 39)
Replies: 0
Views: 93

Monday 18th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 39)

Is it Maggie's time for octochampdom... :? :? :?: :?: 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Monday 18 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (7 wins, 691 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Craig Stevenson. From Chesterfield, Derbyshire...., and that's that. :P DC: Su...
by James Robinson
Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 15th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 38)
Replies: 0
Views: 98

Friday 15th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 38)

You thought I'd forgotten this, didn't you.... :?: :?: :?: ;) ;) ;) :) :) :) :D :D :D Countdown recap for Friday 15 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (6 wins, 590 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Stefan Williams. A chartered accountant from Bradley S...
by James Robinson
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Baby Riley-Kovalev
Replies: 27
Views: 2633

Re: Mr & Mrs Kovalev

Well, it looks like the baby was definitely the first step, because it seems that Rachel and Pasha have suddenly got MARRIED :!: :!: :!: :shock: :shock: :shock: :o :o :o ;) :) :D :mrgreen: :geek: :ugeek: 8-) 8-) 8-)

https://twitter.com/RachelRileyRR/statu ... 8694407168
by James Robinson
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

Ash Smith wrote: ↑
Sun Jun 30, 2019 12:42 pm
Can me and you organise a Co-Event James ?
Ash Smith wrote: ↑
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:05 pm
James answer my question
I was debating it, but maybe your impatient nature has scuppered that chance.

You need to learn to cool it, you're making more enemies than friends....
by James Robinson
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

Ash Smith wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:48 pm
James Robinson wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:19 pm
Ash Smith wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:36 pm
I am participating
You haven't paid up yet...
Can I come for free
Only to watch.
by James Robinson
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

Ash Smith wrote: ↑
Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:36 pm
I am participating
You haven't paid up yet...
by James Robinson
Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

In the space of an hour, we've skyrocketed from 13 to TWENTY-THREE!!!

That's mainly down to the "Tom Rowell Stag Party 9" coming down to the party :!: :!: :!:

Yes, you did read that right!!! :P :P :P :lol: :lol: :lol:
by James Robinson
Thu Jun 27, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: What TV programmes have you been watching lately?
Replies: 436
Views: 102022

Re: What TV programmes have you been watching lately?

Chernobyl, incredibly gripping viewing. 8-) 8-) 8-)
by James Robinson
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 7289

Re: CO:WY - Countdown In West Yorkshire - Saturday 13th July 2019

Today’s triple entry takes into double figures, so don’t be singled out!!πŸ˜›πŸ˜›πŸ˜›
by James Robinson
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown for Comic Relief
Replies: 205
Views: 15939

Re: Countdown for Cancer Research

Ashton Hancock wrote: ↑
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:17 pm
Hi Guys

On the 8th September 2019 I will be hosting a 5 hour Countdown game for Cancer Research and we want some Countdowners to play (we will have a few games going) and I will be the host. It will be at my own home.
I will be heading back from Dublin... :P
by James Robinson
Fri May 24, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Baby Riley-Kovalev
Replies: 27
Views: 2633

Baby Riley-Kovalev

It looks like we have some congratulations to do for our favourite mathematician :!: :!:

Big congrats to Rachel and Pasha. ;) :) :D :mrgreen: 8-) :geek: :ugeek:

https://twitter.com/RachelRileyRR/statu ... 2669919233
by James Robinson
Mon May 13, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in London (CO:LON) 2019 - Saturday 11th May 2019
Replies: 23
Views: 7208

Re: Countdown in London (CO:LON) 2019 - Saturday 11th May 2019

Gavin Chipper wrote: ↑
Mon May 13, 2019 8:20 am
Did we find out what happened to Anthony Endsor? I've seen that he's been on Facebook talking to Jason Larsen so he didn't stop existing or anything.
He got lost finding somewhere to eat for lunch and then his phone died, so he just collected his things from the hotel and went home.
by James Robinson
Wed May 08, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown mentions on other shows
Replies: 299
Views: 71101

Re: Countdown mentions on other shows

The show was mentioned once again briefly on BBC One's !mpossible Gameshow this afternoon (08 May 2019). The question was "On which programme on Channel 4 did Harvey Dent become the Resident Lexicographer in 1992?" to which it's Impossible because as we all know, Susie's the one. Cat, the contestan...
by James Robinson
Tue May 07, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Countdowners On Other Quizzes
Replies: 203
Views: 62368

Re: Countdowners On Other Quizzes

Seven, according to his Apterous wiki page, so fewer than Dinos, Ryan, me, and probably a few others. Yeah, I haven't been on one for 2 years now, not getting any luck at all... :roll: :roll: :roll: Keep plugging away. Have you tried for Impossible? They are a great bunch of people, plus it's a ver...
by James Robinson
Mon May 06, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 14th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 37)
Replies: 0
Views: 852

Thursday 14th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 37)

Countdown recap for Thursday 14 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (5 wins, 488 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Gerry Buckley. From Mullingar, County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland. He's a big sports fan and supports the Gaelic football team, Westmea...
by James Robinson
Mon May 06, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 13th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 36)
Replies: 0
Views: 486

Wednesday 13th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 36)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 13 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (4 wins, 379 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Wesley McCartney. A student at Bristol University, but is from Coleraine, Northern Ireland. He's a member of the university's trampolinin...
by James Robinson
Mon May 06, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 12th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 35)
Replies: 0
Views: 452

Tuesday 12th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 35)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 12 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (3 wins, 273 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Derek Harvey. A retired telegraphist from London. He used to work for the BBC, and is a member of his local chess club. DC: Susie Dent and ...
by James Robinson
Mon May 06, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 11th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 34)
Replies: 0
Views: 444

Monday 11th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 34)

Countdown recap for Monday 11 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (2 wins, 176 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Daniel Corcoran. A professional footballer from Dublin. He plays as a centre forward for Bohemians F.C., and has played for the Republic of ...
by James Robinson
Sun May 05, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Countdowners On Other Quizzes
Replies: 203
Views: 62368

Re: Countdowners On Other Quizzes

I happened to be the contestant in the Five Words, Five Grand section on The Dave Berry Breakfast Show on Absolute Radio this morning. You can see how I did here , go to 19:45. You've prob been on more gameshows then anyone on here Seven, according to his Apterous wiki page, so fewer than Dinos, Ry...
by James Robinson
Sun May 05, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 8th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 33)
Replies: 0
Views: 462

Friday 8th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 33)

Countdown recap for Friday 8 March 2019. C1: Champion Maggie Barlow (1 win, 73 points.) A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. C2: Challenger Julia Wilkinson. A retired science teacher from Southampton. She supports Chelsea F.C.. She had previously appeared on the show in 2002, firstl...
by James Robinson
Sun May 05, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 7th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 32)
Replies: 0
Views: 428

Thursday 7th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 32)

Countdown recap for Thursday 7 March 2019. C1: Champion John Ashcroft (1 win, 86 points.) An Apteforumite and meteorological studies student at Leeds University, but is originally from St. Helens, Merseyside. C2: Challenger Maggie Barlow. A retired librarian from Lutterworth, Leicestershire. She is ...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 6th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 31)
Replies: 0
Views: 439

Wednesday 6th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 31)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 6 March 2019. C1: Challenger Chris Krelle. A retired police officer from Sudbury, Suffolk. He likes walking the National Trails, and has done 3/15 of them so far. C2: Challenger John Ashcroft. An Apteforumite and meteorological studies student at Leeds University. He's ...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 5th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 30)
Replies: 0
Views: 430

Tuesday 5th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 30)

IS IT D-DAY FOR DINOS....???? ;) :) :D :mrgreen: 8-) :geek: :ugeek: Countdown recap for Tuesday 5 March 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (7 wins, 813 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Joe Harrington. An education student at the University of the...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 4th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 29)
Replies: 0
Views: 428

Monday 4th March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 29)

Countdown recap for Monday 4 March 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (6 wins, 694 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Pauline Collard. A retired nurse from Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex. She has been a member of her local choir for the last 18 months...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 1st March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 28)
Replies: 0
Views: 410

Friday 1st March 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 28)

Countdown recap for Friday 1 March 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (5 wins, 574 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Darren Smith. A security investigator from Slough, Berkshire. He represents the Maidenhead squash team in the Berkshire League. DC:...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 28th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 27)
Replies: 0
Views: 394

Thursday 28th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 27)

Countdown recap for Thursday 28 February 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (4 wins, 476 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Jake Pacifico. An executive search from Elstree, Hertfordshire. He's a big Tottenham Hotspur fan, and has had a season ticket...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 27th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 26)
Replies: 0
Views: 408

Wednesday 27th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 26)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 27 February 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (3 wins, 339 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Jamie Barron. A cafe owner from Nairn, Scottish Highlands. DC: Susie Dent and Michael Whitehall. RR: Rachel Riley. OT: Other...
by James Robinson
Sat May 04, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 26th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 25)
Replies: 0
Views: 398

Tuesday 26th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 25)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 26 February 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (2 wins, 209 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Dennis Miller. From Felixstowe, Suffolk. He's a keen bowls player, and has played for his county in short mat bowls. DC: Susie...
by James Robinson
Fri May 03, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 25th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 24)
Replies: 0
Views: 417

Monday 25th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 24)

Countdown recap for Monday 25 February 2019. C1: Champion Dinos Sfyris (1 win, 117 points.) An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Martin Rose. A retired chartered engineer from Soham, Cambridgeshire. He likes playing golf and is a member of the West Suffolk ...
by James Robinson
Fri May 03, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 22nd February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 23)
Replies: 0
Views: 400

Friday 22nd February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 23)

Countdown recap for Friday 22 February 2019. C1: Champion David Ellis (2 wins, 160 points.) An estate manager from Glastonbury, Somerset. C2: Challenger Dinos Sfyris. An Apteforumite and maths tutor from Rotherham, South Yorkshire. He loves board games and likes to bring friends round for what he ca...
by James Robinson
Fri May 03, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 21st February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 22)
Replies: 0
Views: 337

Thursday 21st February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 22)

Countdown recap for Thursday 21 February 2019. C1: Champion David Ellis (1 win, 77 points.) An estate manager from Glastonbury, Somerset. C2: Challenger Angela Stewart. A shop assistant from Glasgow. She's a big fan of the singer, David Gray, and she met him at a concert in Glasgow. DC: Susie Dent a...
by James Robinson
Fri May 03, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 20th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 21)
Replies: 0
Views: 313

Wednesday 20th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 21)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 20 February 2019. C1: Champion Dorcas Brown (4 wins, 333 points.) A manager of a DNA synthesis facility from Southampton. C2: Challenger David Ellis. An estate manager from Glastonbury, Somerset. He likes going to gigs, but despite living right next to it, he's never be...
by James Robinson
Thu May 02, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 19th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 20)
Replies: 0
Views: 258

Tuesday 19th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 20)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 19 February 2019. C1: Champion Dorcas Brown (3 wins, 262 points.) A manager of a DNA synthesis facility from Southampton. C2: Challenger Zak Saidani. A second year medical student at the University of Glasgow, but is originally from Coventry. He likes running and is in tr...
by James Robinson
Wed May 01, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 18th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 19)
Replies: 0
Views: 286

Monday 18th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 19)

Well, after Nick's birthday show on Friday, it's now time for my birthday show, and I look forward to Rachel serving me up a lovely cake with a 31 tile on top of it :!: :!: :D :D 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Monday 18 February 2019. C1: Champion Dorcas Brown (2 wins, 170 points.) A manager of a DNA s...
by James Robinson
Wed May 01, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 15th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 18)
Replies: 0
Views: 274

Friday 15th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 18)

Countdown recap for Friday 15 February 2019. C1: Champion Dorcas Brown (1 win, 93 points.) A manager of a DNA synthesis facility from Southampton. C2: Challenger Arun Mathur. A retired engineer from Carrigaline, Country Cork, Republic of Ireland. He likes cricket and follows the exploits of India, E...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 30, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 14th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 17)
Replies: 0
Views: 269

Thursday 14th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 17)

Countdown recap for Thursday 14 February 2019. C1: Champion Misba Sheikh (4 wins, 328 points.) A solicitor from London. C2: Challenger Dorcas Brown. A manager of a DNA synthesis facility from Southampton. DC: Susie Dent and Dave Myers. RR: Rachel Riley. OT: Other words or solutions. R01: S N U O P L...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 30, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 13th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 16)
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Wednesday 13th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 16)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 13 February 2019. C1: Champion Misba Sheikh (3 wins, 243 points.) A solicitor from London. C2: Challenger Andrew Dandilly. An operations assistant duty manager at Heathrow Airport from Kingston upon Thames, Greater London. He ran the Brighton Marathon last year, and is ...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 12th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 15)
Replies: 0
Views: 247

Tuesday 12th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 15)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 12 February 2019. C1: Champion Misba Sheikh (2 wins, 162 points.) A solicitor from London. C2: Challenger Elaine Hunt. A retired woman from Whitby, North Yorkshire. She likes looking up people's family trees. DC: Susie Dent and Shaun Wallace. RR: Rachel Riley. OT: Other w...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 11th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 14)
Replies: 0
Views: 226

Monday 11th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 14)

Countdown recap for Monday 11 February 2019. C1: Champion Misba Sheikh (1 win, 74 points.) A solicitor from London. C2: Challenger Caroline Birch. A software test engineer from Alderley Edge, Cheshire, but is originally from Brisbane, Australia. She went to the World Freestyle Footbag Championships ...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 28, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 8th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 13)
Replies: 0
Views: 290

Friday 8th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 13)

Countdown recap for Friday 8 February 2019. C1: Champion Kerry Copland (5 wins, 422 points.) A full-time mum from Camberley, Surrey. C2: Challenger Misba Sheikh. A solicitor from London. She has recently started doing kickboxing. She works as a lawyer for the Housing Association. DC: Susie Dent and ...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 28, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 7th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 12)
Replies: 0
Views: 209

Thursday 7th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 12)

Countdown recap for Thursday 7 February 2019. C1: Champion Kerry Copland (4 wins, 338 points.) A full-time mum from Camberley, Surrey. C2: Challenger Nick Seymour. A supermarket worker from Newton Poppleford, Devon. He's a heavy metal fan, as well as liking doing crosswords. DC: Susie Dent and Shaun...
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 6th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 11)
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Views: 254

Wednesday 6th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 11)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 6 February 2019. C1: Champion Kerry Copland (3 wins, 256 points.) A full-time mum from Camberley, Surrey. C2: Challenger George Needham. A physics PhD student at Manchester University, but is originally from Boston, Lincolnshire. He likes singing pop music at karaokes t...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 5th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 10)
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Views: 267

Tuesday 5th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 10)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 5 February 2019. C1: Champion Kerry Copland (2 wins, 187 points.) A full-time mum from Camberley, Surrey. C2: Challenger Ian Fraser. A retired postman from Ellesmere Port, Cheshire. He's a big fan of the Wigan Warriors, who have just won the Super League Grand Final late ...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 26, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 4th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 9)
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Views: 239

Monday 4th February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 9)

Countdown recap for Monday 4 February 2019. C1: Champion Kerry Copland (1 win, 109 points.) A full-time mum from Camberley, Surrey. C2: Challenger Josh Jefferis. An engineering student at Brunel University, London. He's a goalkeeper for his university's futsal team. DC: Susie Dent and Jay Rayner. RR...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 1st February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 8)
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Views: 304

Friday 1st February 2019 (Series 80, Prelim 8)

Countdown recap for Friday 1 February 2019. C1: Champion Jimmy Page (1 win, 80 points.) A fleet sales adviser from Manchester. C2: Challenger Kerry Copland. A full-time mum from Camberley, Surrey. She's a big Everton fan, and managed to see them at Goodison Park for the first time recently. This is ...