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by James Robinson
Sat Apr 17, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 8th March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 46)
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Monday 8th March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 46)

Happy International Women's Day, where Colin is rightly the only male on screen today. :D :D :D Countdown recap for Monday 8 March 2021. C1: Champion Ruth Cappleman (1 win, 83 points.) A science and maths tutor from Enfield, Greater London. C2: Challenger Chloe Lavan. A child community worker from M...
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 17, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 5th March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 45)
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Friday 5th March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 45)

Countdown recap for Friday 5 March 2021. C1: Champion Joey Burton (2 wins, 188 points.) A 17-year-old 6th Form student from County Durham. C2: Challenger Ruth Cappleman. A science and maths tutor from Enfield, Greater London. She is also the wife of Series 72 champion, Tom "T-Cap" Cappleman. 8-) DC:...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 4th March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 44)
Replies: 0
Views: 35

Thursday 4th March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 44)

As mentioned by Colin, possibly the first match between two players born in the 21st Century!! 8-) 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Thursday 4 March 2021. C1: Champion Joey Burton (1 win, 95 points.) A 17-year-old Sunderland F.C. fan. C2: Challenger Jake Perry. An 18-year-old college student and part-tim...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 3rd March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 43)
Replies: 0
Views: 26

Wednesday 3rd March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 43)

Well, Nick has been forced to shield again, so we welcome back Colin Murray to the host's chair. 8-) 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Wednesday 3 March 2021. C1: Challenger Joey Burton. A 17-year-old Sunderland F.C. fan. C2: Challenger Steve Caron. A Derby County F.C. fan, and he went on an EIGHTEEN mont...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 2nd March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 42)
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Tuesday 2nd March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 42)

Yesterday, Rachel made her RACHEL OATH to CORAL HEATH that she would become an octochamp.... Will she or won't she... :?: :?: :?: Countdown recap for Tuesday 2 March 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (7 wins, 611 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. C2: Challenger Neil M...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 26th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 40)
Replies: 5
Views: 692

Re: Spoilers for Friday 26th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 40)

1st Numbers Alts.: ((8 x 4) - 4 + 75) x 6 AND (75 x 8) + ((50 + 6) / 4) + 4 = 618
3rd Numbers Alt.: (50 + 25 + 3 + 3) x 9 = 729 (9 cubed :geek: :ugeek: )
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 1st March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 41)
Replies: 6
Views: 578

Re: Spoilers for Monday 1st March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 41)

3rd Numbers Alt.: ((100 - 10) x 9) + 2 + 1 = 813
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 1st March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 41)
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Monday 1st March 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 41)

Countdown recap for Monday 1 March 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (6 wins, 528 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. C2: Challenger Danny Webster. A DJ and radio presenter from Birmingham. He likes to host karaoke nights, and his favourite karaoke song is "Baby One Mor...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 16, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 26th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 40)
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Friday 26th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 40)

Back on Channel 4, YAY!!! Although, England losing a Test match in under 2 days is laughable in itself... :oops: :oops: :oops: Countdown recap for Friday 26 February 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (5 wins, 440 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. C2: Challenger Dave B...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 25th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 39)
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Thursday 25th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 39)

Still on More4...., although it looks like we'll be back on Channel 4 soon than expected.... :P :P :P Countdown recap for Thursday 25 February 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (4 wins, 350 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. C2: Challenger Matthew Marko. A restaurant m...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: New Countdown App Looking for Beta Testers
Replies: 11
Views: 323

Re: New Countdown App Looking for Beta Testers

Paul Anderson wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:48 am
Best of luck with this Jack, and gimme a shout when you're doing IOS
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by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 24th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 38)
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Wednesday 24th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 38)

Well, here's some weirdness, with the 3rd Test between India v England on Channel 4, we've been bumped over to More4, and we're starting 15 minutes later too :!: :!: :P :P Countdown recap for Wednesday 24 February 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (3 wins, 253 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from D...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 23rd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 37)
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Tuesday 23rd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 37)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 23 February 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (2 wins, 179 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. C2: Challenger George Thomson. A warehouse manager from Worsley, Greater Manchester. His favourite team is Bolton Wanderers F.C., who of course hav...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 22nd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 36)
Replies: 0
Views: 34

Monday 22nd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 36)

Countdown recap for Monday 22 February 2021. C1: Champion Coral Heath (1 win, 100 points.) A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. C2: Challenger Claire Spinks. A customer services manager from Ruislip, Greater London. She likes doing hot yoga. DC: Susie Dent and Jeremy Thompson....
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 19th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 35)
Replies: 3
Views: 932

Re: Spoilers for Friday 19th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 35)

Definitely a very weird show, especially R4 with mention of Willy Wonka's FORESKIN!! Then add HAPPINESS, a classic misheard European joke, then you're in!! :lol: :lol: :lol:
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 19th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 35)
Replies: 0
Views: 34

Friday 19th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 35)

Countdown recap for Friday 19 February 2021. C1: Champion Declan McGurk (6 wins, 550 points.) A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. C2: Challenger Coral Heath. A mail sorter and TV extra from Daventry, Northamptonshire. She's also a musician as well. She recently appeared as an extra in Doctor W...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 18th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 34)
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 18th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 34)

155 score for me on my birthday show, only missed SPIDERMAN in R12 and TOLEWARE in R13.

2nd Numbers Alt.: ((((9 - 1) x 4) + 50) x 10) + 6 = 826
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 18th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 34)
Replies: 0
Views: 29

Thursday 18th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 34)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!! ;) :) :D :mrgreen: 8-) :geek: :ugeek: Countdown recap for Thursday 18 February 2021. C1: Champion Declan McGurk (5 wins, 448 points.) A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. C2: Challenger Jack Coyle. A former teaching assistant from Swadlincote, Derbyshire. He used to pla...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 17th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 33)
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Wednesday 17th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 33)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 17 February 2021. C1: Champion Declan McGurk (4 wins, 375 points.) A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. C2: Challenger Martin K Lewis. A payroll officer from Derby, but originally from Bristol. His favourite place in the world is Malta. DC: Susie Dent and Jeremy Th...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 16th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 32)
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Tuesday 16th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 32)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 16 February 2021. C1: Champion Declan McGurk (3 wins, 258 points.) A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. C2: Challenger Danny Lofthouse. An accountant from Leeds. He used to work in an exotic pet shop when he was younger. DC: Susie Dent and Pasha Kovalev. RR: Rachel R...
by James Robinson
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 15th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 31)
Replies: 0
Views: 28

Monday 15th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 31)

Countdown recap for Monday 15 February 2021. C1: Champion Declan McGurk (2 wins, 170 points.) A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. C2: Challenger Phil Lloyd-Bushell. A support analyst from Woking, Surrey. He likes cycling and once did a 45 mile cycle race in Northern France in 40 degree heat :!...
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 12th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 30)
Replies: 2
Views: 817

Re: Spoilers for Friday 12th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 30)

HEMIOLAS in R1.

4th Numbers Alt.: ((8 - 5) x (10 + 3) x 25) + 9 = 984
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 12th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 30)
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Friday 12th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 30)

Countdown recap for Friday 12 February 2021. C1: Champion Declan McGurk (1 win, 79 points.) A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. C2: Challenger Jason Menzies. A cellar manager from Rossendale, Lancashire. He loves reading, cooking as well as walking with his 15-month-old son. DC: Susie Dent and...
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 10, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 11th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 29)
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Thursday 11th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 29)

Countdown recap for Thursday 11 February 2021. C1: Challenger Judith Marshall. A food and beverage supervisor from Stowmarket, Suffolk. She previously lived near Poitiers, France. C2: Challenger Declan McGurk. A pricing and data specialist from Leeds. He has visited over 40 countries. His parents ar...
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 10, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 10th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 28)
Replies: 3
Views: 614

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 10th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 28)

Bit of a shock to see Nick at the start! Colin could have warned us!! He did, the very last thing he said on yesterday's show was that Nick was going to be host.... :P :P Such a shame for Jeremy (I actually know him thanks to my darts connections, and I had been giving him some training tips too), ...
by James Robinson
Sat Apr 10, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 10th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 28)
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Wednesday 10th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 28)

And Nick is back in the hotseat today, just in time for a possible 2nd octochamp crowning of the series... 8-) 8-) 8-) Although, after that late conundrum solve yesterday, I'm still trying to get my breath back :!: :!: :P :P :lol: :lol: Countdown recap for Wednesday 10 February 2021. C1: Champion Ad...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 9th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 27)
Replies: 0
Views: 55

Tuesday 9th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 27)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 9 February 2021. C1: Champion Adam Latchford (6 wins, 565 (575) points.) An accounts assistant from Bolton, Greater Manchester, but now lives in London. C2: Challenger Arran Smith. A home delivery co-ordinator from Filey, North Yorkshire. DC: Susie Dent and Jenny Eclair. ...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 8th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 26)
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Monday 8th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 26)

Countdown recap for Monday 8 February 2021. C1: Champion Adam Latchford (5 wins, 465 (475) points.) An accounts assistant from Bolton, Greater Manchester, but now lives in London. C2: Challenger Louis Moen. An ancient and modern history student at Oxford University. He plays hockey for his universit...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 5th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 25)
Replies: 0
Views: 38

Friday 5th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 25)

Countdown recap for Friday 5 February 2021. C1: Champion Adam Latchford (4 wins, 369 (379) points.) An accounts assistant from Bolton, Greater Manchester, but now lives in London. C2: Challenger Charles Biggs. From near Raglan, Monmouthshire. He and his mates started going fishing during lockdown. D...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 4th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 24)
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Thursday 4th February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 24)

Countdown recap for Thursday 4 February 2021. C1: Champion Adam Latchford (3 wins, 274 (284) points.) From Bolton, Greater Manchester. C2: Challenger Chiedza Mutongwizo. From West Sussex. During lockdown, she worked in a pharmacy, but she also enjoys baking cookies and brownies. DC: Susie Dent and J...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 3rd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 23)
Replies: 0
Views: 46

Wednesday 3rd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 23)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 3 February 2021. C1: Champion Adam Latchford (2 wins, 159 (169) points.) From Bolton, Greater Manchester. C2: Challenger Jacky Tracey. An animal aid volunteer from Stoke Prior, Worcestershire. DC: Susie Dent and Jenny Eclair. RR: Rachel Riley. CM: Guest Host Colin Murra...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:49 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 2nd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 22)
Replies: 0
Views: 45

Tuesday 2nd February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 22)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 2 February 2021. C1: Champion Adam Latchford (1 win, 72 (82) points.) From Bolton, Greater Manchester. C2: Challenger Aneesh Aggarwal. A recently-graduated doctor, who got put straight into work after graduating just as lockdown started. DC: Susie Dent and Adrian Chiles. ...
by James Robinson
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 1st February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 21)
Replies: 0
Views: 39

Monday 1st February 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 21)

Countdown recap for Monday 1 February 2021. C1: Champion Conor Morgan (2 wins, 198 points.) A teacher from London. C2: Challenger Adam Latchford. From Bolton, Greater Manchester. He likes stand-up comedy and even ran his own comedy clubs. DC: Susie Dent and Adrian Chiles. RR: Rachel Riley. CM: Guest...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 29th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 20)
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Friday 29th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 20)

Countdown recap for Friday 29 January 2021. C1: Champion Conor Morgan (1 win, 95 points.) A teacher from London. C2: Challenger Kristian Turner. A fitness instructor, and likes a bit of musical theatre on the side, his favourite musical being Avenue Q. DC: Susie Dent and Adrian Chiles. RR: Rachel Ri...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 28th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 19)
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Thursday 28th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 19)

Countdown recap for Thursday 28 January 2021. C1: Champion James Cope (5 wins, 399 points.) A software support worker from near Beverley, East Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Conor Morgan. From London. He's a member of a Plymouth Argyle F.C. fan forum. DC: Susie Dent and Adrian Chiles. RR: Rachel Riley. C...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 2:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 27th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 18)
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Wednesday 27th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 18)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 27 January 2021. C1: Champion James Cope (4 wins, 297 points.) A software support worker from near Beverley, East Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Aaron Rattan. He works in grassroots football. DC: Susie Dent and Adrian Chiles. RR: Rachel Riley. CM: Guest Host Colin Murray. OT...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 26th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 17)
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Tuesday 26th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 17)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 26 January 2021. C1: Champion James Cope (3 wins, 208 points.) A software support worker from near Beverley, East Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Martyn Pegram. From Gosport, Hampshire. He loves darts and is a decent darts player himself, having played county darts. His favouri...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 25th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 16)
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Monday 25th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 16)

Countdown recap for Monday 25 January 2021. C1: Champion James Cope (2 wins, 127 points.) A software support worker from near Beverley, East Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Jodi Morgan. A resilience officer in the fire service. She likes reading and her favourite book is "The Photographer's Wife". DC: Sus...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 22nd January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 15)
Replies: 7
Views: 1942

Re: Spoilers for Friday 22nd January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 15)

Howie Myers wrote:
Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:14 am
r11 - TREMORED
r12 - ASTROID
No second R for tremored... :oops:
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 22nd January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 15)
Replies: 0
Views: 52

Friday 22nd January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 15)

Countdown recap for Friday 22 January 2021. C1: Champion James Cope (1 win, 79 points.) A piano player presumably from near Beverley, East Yorkshire. C2: Challenger Hayley Scarrow. From Cambridgeshire. She has watched Countdown since the beginning, first watching with her grandad, now watching with ...
by James Robinson
Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 14)
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Thursday 21st January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 14)

Countdown recap for Thursday 21 January 2021. C1: Champion Will Blackman (2 wins, 189 points.) From Holloway, Greater London. C2: Challenger James Cope. He likes playing the piano, and has done so for 20 years. He also plays for the Beverley Piano Club. DC: Susie Dent and Prue Leith. RR: Rachel Rile...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 07, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 20th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 13)
Replies: 0
Views: 81

Wednesday 20th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 13)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 20 January 2021. C1: Champion Will Blackman (1 win, 79 points.) From Holloway, Greater London. C2: Challenger Gary Willerton. From Leeds. He likes wrestling and has done for over 20 years. DC: Susie Dent and Prue Leith. RR: Rachel Riley. CM: Guest Host Colin Murray. OT:...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 07, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 19th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 12)
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Tuesday 19th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 12)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 19 January 2021. C1: Champion Matthew Chivers (1 win, 70 points.) From Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire. A Tottenham Hotspur F.C. fan. C2: Challenger Will Blackman. From Holloway, Greater London. He's a big Arsenal F.C. fan. DC: Susie Dent and Richard Arnold. RR: Rachel ...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 18th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 11)
Replies: 0
Views: 49

Monday 18th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 11)

Countdown recap for Monday 18 January 2021. C1: Champion Darren Phipps-Walker (1 win, 86 points.) He works as a delivery driver. C2: Challenger Matthew Chivers. He supports Tottenham Hotspur F.C., and loves going to music festivals, particularly in Croatia. DC: Susie Dent and Richard Arnold. RR: Rac...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 15th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 10)
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Friday 15th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 10)

Countdown recap for Friday 15 January 2021. C1: Challenger Darren Phipps-Walker. He works as a delivery driver, and of course, 2020 was a very busy year for him! C2: Challenger Gillian King. She worked as a DJ in a local radio station in Tenerife. DC: Susie Dent and Richard Arnold. RR: Rachel Riley....
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 14th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 9)
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Thursday 14th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 9)

Will James become our first octochamp of the series, I wonder.... :?: :?: :?: And we also welcome Key Equity Release as the new show sponsor. 8-) 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Thursday 14 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (7 wins, 726 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, He...
by James Robinson
Wed Apr 07, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 13th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 8)
Replies: 0
Views: 49

Wednesday 13th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 8)

Nick is back at home shielding, so we welcome back guest host Colin Murray for his first regular game as host. ;) :) :D Countdown recap for Wednesday 13 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (6 wins, 620 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. C2: Challenger Roger...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 7)
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Tuesday 12th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 7)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 12 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (5 wins, 520 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. C2: Challenger Andrew Brookes. A driver from Stourbridge, West Midlands. He owns 4 bikes and likes to go out in the country on them. DC: Susie...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 11th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 6)
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Monday 11th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 6)

Countdown recap for Monday 11 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (4 wins, 414 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. C2: Challenger Mark Pettitt. A worker in wine logistics from St. Ives, Cambridgeshire. DC: Susie Dent and Dr. Phil Hammond. RR: Rachel Riley, w...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 8th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 5)
Replies: 0
Views: 46

Friday 8th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 5)

Countdown recap for Friday 8 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (3 wins, 302 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. C2: Challenger Seb James. An education and sociology student from Gloucestershire. He loves water sports, particularly canoeing and kayaking. DC...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 7th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 4)
Replies: 0
Views: 56

Thursday 7th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 4)

Countdown recap for Thursday 7 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (2 wins, 211 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. C2: Challenger Peter Franklin Routh. A university project manager from Oxford. He once went to Indiana for a weekend for a conference on Kurt ...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 6th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 3)
Replies: 0
Views: 58

Wednesday 6th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 3)

Countdown recap for Wednesday 6 January 2021. C1: Champion James Burley (1 win, 84 points.) A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. C2: Challenger Edward Carter. A pilot from Horley, Surrey. He lost his previous piloting job near the end of 2019, but got a new one before hav...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 5th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 2)
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Tuesday 5th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 2)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 5 January 2021. C1: Champion Paul Gaskell (1 win, 80 points.) A physics teacher from Cornwall, but originally from Yorkshire. C2: Challenger James Burley. A general classroom teacher from Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. He likes playing Scrabble and has taken part in tour...
by James Robinson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 10:17 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 4th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 1)
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Monday 4th January 2021 (Series 83, Prelim 1)

New year, new series, same Countdown . 8-) 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Monday 4 January 2021. C1: Champion Daniel Jonathan (4 wins, 358 points.) A full-time carer from Haslingden, Lancashire. C2: Challenger Paul Gaskell. A physics teacher from Cornwall, but originally from Yorkshire. He plays bowls ...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 23nd December 2020 (Special S49)
Replies: 0
Views: 69

Wednesday 23nd December 2020 (Special S49)

And our final special sees two GOATs clash horns :!: :!: :!: Countdown recap for Wednesday 23 December 2020. C1: Series 54 Champion, Champion of Champions XII Semi-Finalist & 30th Birthday Championship Champion Conor Travers. (21 games, 20 wins, 2,348 points.) An Apteforumite from Luton, Bedfordshir...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 22nd December 2020 (Special S48)
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Tuesday 22nd December 2020 (Special S48)

Our 2nd special gives us a battle of two super-champions :!: :!: :!: 8-) 8-) 8-) Countdown recap for Tuesday 22 December 2020. C1: Series 69 Champion & Champion of Champions XIV Quarter-Finalist Callum Todd. (12 games, 10 wins, 1,300 points.) An Apteforumite from Tingley, West Yorkshire. C2: Series ...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Monday 21st December 2020 (Special S47)
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Monday 21st December 2020 (Special S47)

Well, Series 82 maybe over, but we have a trio of special episodes to finish 2020 off, and we also have a new temporary host for you to enjoy too :!: :!: Yes, with Nick being forced to shield, we welcome Colin Murray into the hotseat, not only for these specials, but for some of the episodes in Seri...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 05, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Friday 18th December 2020 (Series 82, Grand Final)
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Friday 18th December 2020 (Series 82, Grand Final)

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, I WELCOME YOU TO THE SERIES 82 GRAND FINAL!!! ;) :) :D :mrgreen: 8-) :geek: :ugeek: As is tradition, I will give you the full Robbo experience for this showpiece event, and in what has been the most remarkable year we could ever have imagined, we're now at the end of this rema...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 17th December 2020 (Series 82, 2nd Semi-Final)
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Thursday 17th December 2020 (Series 82, 2nd Semi-Final)

WHO WILL JOIN LUKE IN TOMORROW'S FINAL.... :?: :?: :?: Countdown recap for Thursday 17 December 2020. C1: #2 Seed Sam "The Rochdale Rottweiler" Cappleman-Lynes (9 games, 9 wins, 1,060 points) An Apteforumite and software developer from Rochdale. He defeated #7 seed Damien Doughty 121-71 in his quart...
by James Robinson
Mon Apr 05, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Wednesday 16th December 2020 (Series 82, 1st Semi-Final)
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Wednesday 16th December 2020 (Series 82, 1st Semi-Final)

FOUR DOWN, FOUR TO GO..., AS WE ENTER THE SEMI-FINALS :!: :!: :!: :D :D :D Countdown recap for Wednesday 16 December 2020. C1: #1 Seed Luke "The Cambridge Colossus" Johnson-Davies (9 games, 9 wins, 1,160 points) An Apterite and student at Durham University, but is originally from Cambridge. He defea...