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by Johnny Canuck
Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 21 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 74)
Replies: 2
Views: 632

Spoilers for Friday 21 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 74)

Could have popped an extra letter into Carl's word for ADJOINTS. Slightly surprised nobody spotted this.
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Apr 20, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Most Famous People without a Wikipedia Article
Replies: 17
Views: 832

Re: Most Famous People without a Wikipeda Article

I don't think anyone has a Wikipeda article.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 19th April 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1138

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday, April 18 2017

1st Numbers Alt.: (25 * 6 - 7) * 4 - 10

Isn't today the 19th?
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 915

Re: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017

FURTHERED for 9 if David had picked a consonant at the end of Round 12...
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 915

Re: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:42 pm
And I'm hoping to see you there next year.
Got a rather high price to pay if I do, but I'll try to make it.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 915

Re: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017

Ah, figured it didn't fall under your "must tell" rule since the word didn't actually appear in the game. It was MINOXIDIL, which was one letter away from Round 7 as well as being the COLIN XII final conundrum. Did you go?
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 915

Re: Spoilers for Monday 17th April 2017

COLIN XII attendees who are good at Touchdown may have seen the exceptionally rare 9 that was one letter out in the DIOXIN round...

3rd Numbers Alt.: 25 * 8 - 75 - 3
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Apr 11, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 10 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 65)
Replies: 3
Views: 772

Re: Spoilers for Monday 10 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 65)

3 Quirks? That must make Countdown one of the Quirkiest game shows out there.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 10, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 10 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 65)
Replies: 3
Views: 772

Re: Spoilers for Monday 10 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 65)

Johnny Canuck wrote:
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:37 pm
(Also, what's James's surname? I tuned in late and missed the intros and they haven't shown his plaque since.)
Never mind, found it. Wonder if he's the first person with a surname beginning with Q to win a game.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 10 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 65)
Replies: 3
Views: 772

Spoilers for Monday 10 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 65)

MAGSTRIPE. That is all.

(Also, what's James's surname? I tuned in late and missed the intros and they haven't shown his plaque since.)
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 6th April 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 662

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 6th April 2017

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:02 pm
A rare unlimited-style NESSES treat in round 1, but nothing came of it.
Except NESSES. :P Also EASTNESS as a beater in that round.

1st Numbers Alt.: (75 - 4) * (2 + 5) - 8
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 4 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 61)
Replies: 4
Views: 845

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 4 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 61)

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:52 pm
Well it was 25 years ago so around 1992.
Most likely Mandy Lewis then. On the off-chance someone notices this is wrong and it's not actually her, please let me know in this thread and I'll update the wiki. Thanks.
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 4 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 61)
Replies: 4
Views: 845

Spoilers for Tuesday 4 April 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 61)

Nick mentioned in the introduction that Mandy had been on the show before without winning a teapot, but there has never been a Mandy Spencer according to the wiki. Presumably she changed her surname, probably due to marriage; there have been 7 Mandys on Countdown previously, none of whom have won te...
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 3rd April 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 725

Re: Spoilers for Monday 3rd April 2017

Awesome job, Jeff, on becoming an octochamp and the new #1 seed. I'd further like to point out that if your frequent numbers selections of "two from each of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th rows" were a reference to Michael Goldman's pick on the first-ever episode, you deserve utmost worship from every Countdow...
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Mar 30, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 30 March 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 58)
Replies: 1
Views: 956

Spoilers for Thursday 30 March 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 58)

MINIATED as a beater in the DEVIANT/INVITED round. Also PICADOR and BLEATER as alternates to PARODIC and REVALUE.

Must have taken the clock longer than usual to start on the conundrum today -- I got it on about 0.25 seconds (clock time).
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 28 March 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 703

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 28 March 2017

WAGGONERS must be one of the least probable 9s ever spotted. Kudos to both. But predominantly Jeff.

ADJIGOS as a beater in the round where Rachel was giggling uncontrollably.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Mar 13, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 13 March 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 787

Re: Spoilers for Monday 13 March 2017

Nick to Lawrie at the end of today's episode: "Not quite as high a score as yesterday."

I'd really like to see yesterday's episode, personally.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Feb 27, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 27 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 35)
Replies: 0
Views: 529

Spoilers for Monday 27 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 35)

Sigh. 'Nother delay due to Real Life. Recap up tonight. Was it a good'un today?
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Feb 23, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 23 February 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 761

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 23 February 2017

1st Numbers Alt.: (10 * 7 + 6) * 4 - 5 + 3

Congratulations Wesley. Hope there are actually few enough octochamps to allow them all to make the QFs.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Feb 22, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 22 February 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 809

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 22 February 2017

DIMERISE and COWAGES as beaters in the RESILED and SWAGES rounds. (Also, in the former, Wesley could have extended RESILED by sticking an M in.)
by Johnny Canuck
Fri Feb 17, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 17 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 29)
Replies: 0
Views: 188

Spoilers for Friday 17 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 29)

Perilously close to flunking a midterm this afternoon, so probably won't be around to watch Countdown on its original broadcast. I should have the recap up by midnight your time. Sorry to all.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Feb 15, 2017 3:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 15 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 27)
Replies: 5
Views: 245

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 15 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 27)

All of the letters picks today started with CCVVCCVC. I wonder if that's the most similar that all letters rounds in a game have ever been.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 15 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 27)
Replies: 5
Views: 245

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 15 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 27)

Ah, gotcha. Must have written them down wrong myself then. Thanks. I think the rightmost starting number was a 2; just rewatching it to confirm this.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 15 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 27)
Replies: 5
Views: 245

Spoilers for Wednesday 15 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 27)

Did Wesley use a 2 that wasn't there in his solution in the first numbers game? I recorded the puzzle as 9,6,2,5,4,6=>666 and I believe he tried to do (6*4*(5-2)+2)*9. Am I mistaken here?

MUCRONATE for 9 in the ROMANCE round.
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Feb 14, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Is Apterous down?
Replies: 443
Views: 68282

Re: Is Apterous down?

Fo' shizzle, Aptizzle is dizzle!
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Feb 13, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 13 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 25)
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Spoilers for Monday 13 February 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 25)

Willie Brazil's second programme, as well as Alexis Conran's last for now. Swamped with schoolwork at the moment, but recap should still be up today, sorry.
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Feb 09, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 9th February 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 9th February 2017

IMO, the wiki needs a better system for recording ambiguous words (e.g., METRE/METER and BOARD/BORED from Carl today) than putting them all in notes at the top of the page. We've had four examples in the past two days now. ABLATIVES and ASSARTED as beaters to SALIVATE and whatever the frak DC got in...
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Feb 07, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th February 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 463

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th February 2017

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Tue Feb 07, 2017 4:53 pm
And JARHEAD equals BREADTH.
Only one A there, buddy.
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Feb 07, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th February 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 463

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 7th February 2017

I wonder whether Robbo spotted the alternative 9 in the ECONOMIST round...........? :?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :?: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :!: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :geek: :ugeek: :ugeek: :ugeek: :ugeek: :ugeek: :roll:
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Feb 06, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 6th February 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 445

Re: Spoilers for Monday 6th February 2017

Did Tony call 4 large a "Stelling Selection"? Not sure I've heard that term before, nor can I think of what connections 4L in particular has to Jeff.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Feb 06, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 6th February 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 445

Re: Spoilers for Monday 6th February 2017

Congrats Elliott!

Alternate final numbers: 75 * 8 + 25 - 6 + 100 / 50
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 31 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 16)
Replies: 1
Views: 280

Spoilers for Tuesday 31 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 16)

Very busy with a school project. Recap probably won't be up until this evening (your time).
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Jan 26, 2017 8:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 26 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 13)
Replies: 7
Views: 466

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 26 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 13)

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Thu Jan 26, 2017 7:45 pm
Is it me, or have the selections been a lot less favourable lately?
Have noticed this too. It seems only one or two episodes a week have available 9s now.

Technically speaking, Dave did match Suzy's win count, because they're not counting his original appearance in the 9-round era.
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Jan 26, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 26 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 13)
Replies: 7
Views: 466

Spoilers for Thursday 26 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 13)

Dave was pretty consistent with his word lengths today, huh?
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Jan 24, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 24th January 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 411

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 24 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 11)

I believe Dave was previously on in Series 44. He's definitely old enough to have been...
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Jan 24, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 24th January 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 411

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 24 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 11)

Sorry, no banana -- the sender's name was "John Callander", as could be seen in the 4oD subtitles.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 23 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 10)
Replies: 3
Views: 267

Re: Spoilers for Monday 23 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 10)

Got MORULAE as well. I like to think that MORULAE are TORULAE that obey sound ethical principles.
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Jan 19, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 19 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 8)
Replies: 1
Views: 250

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 19 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 8)

VIRELAYS in the INLAYERS round. Remembered this one from a previous episode that actually featured someone who was present today!

Also APPLIER and INURN as an opening pair of DC beaters.
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 19 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 8)
Replies: 1
Views: 250

Spoilers for Thursday 19 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 8)

Sorry, folks -- misplaced my wallet and had a bit of running around to do this morning. Recap to be up in 1 hour.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 17 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 6)
Replies: 6
Views: 345

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 17 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 6)

1st numbers alt.: 75 * 7 - 50 - 6 / 2 Susie mentioned FRAGILE in the FRAILER round but didn't actually note that it was available in the selection. For purposes of the wiki, I've left it un-asterisked. Hope nobody is overly traumatised by this. What did she actually say? Something like "Speaking of...
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 16 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 5)
Replies: 9
Views: 467

Re: Spoilers for Monday 16 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 5)

If both FOVEAE and FOVEAS have been the plural at various times, I'd plump to have both included on Apterous. Removal of a word is a controversial decision -- I can honestly think of very few reasons why a word should abruptly and arbitrarily cease to be a word. That said, I'll add FOVEAS to the wik...
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 17 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 6)
Replies: 6
Views: 345

Spoilers for Tuesday 17 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 6)

1st numbers alt.: 75 * 7 - 50 - 6 / 2

Susie mentioned FRAGILE in the FRAILER round but didn't actually note that it was available in the selection. For purposes of the wiki, I've left it un-asterisked. Hope nobody is overly traumatised by this.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Jan 16, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 16 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 5)
Replies: 9
Views: 467

Spoilers for Monday 16 January 2017 (Series 76, Prelim 5)

Did Heerpal say LOUDEST in Round 2? A Non-Countdown Acquaintance™ passed by my desk and I had to talk over his word.
by Johnny Canuck
Fri Dec 23, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 23rd December 2016 (Grand Final)
Replies: 11
Views: 714

Re: Spoilers for Friday 23rd December 2016 (Grand Final)

Awesome trophy capture by Martin! Also a very worthy runner-up performance by Andrew, particularly on the final numbers game. URNFIELD as a singularly Platty alternative in Round 1 (edit: beaten to it). I also enjoyed that conundrum, since the scramble was topical to the solution (edit: come to thin...
by Johnny Canuck
Fri Dec 23, 2016 12:42 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 22nd December 2016 (2nd Semi-Final)
Replies: 6
Views: 397

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 22nd December 2016 (2nd Semi-Final)

My new Wi-Fi network magically doesn't support the site I use for recapping! Joy! Not sure I can get an estimate on how long the recap will take this time, and if RW or anyone else gets there first, I invite them to complete it. Sorry. I'm more tempted than ever to just drop everything and come live...
by Johnny Canuck
Thu Dec 22, 2016 4:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 22nd December 2016 (2nd Semi-Final)
Replies: 6
Views: 397

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 22nd December 2016 (2nd Semi-Final)

Recap up whenever I can get to a computer. Probably 1-2 hours.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Dec 21, 2016 2:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 21st December 2016 (1st Semi-Final)
Replies: 3
Views: 344

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 21st December 2016 (1st Semi-Final)

Sorry, recap will have to be delayed by an hour today. Library computers are being updated.
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Dec 19, 2016 11:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 1081

Re: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers

It's a real shame Annie couldn't make it but my view is that if you can't make the recording of your series final then it should just be tough bananas because it's not fair on contestants on the next series to accommodate you. It'd be better to invite her back for some kind of special. Maybe agains...
by Johnny Canuck
Mon Dec 19, 2016 10:55 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 1081

Re: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers

What do you get if you win a special, anyway? Just bragging rights?
by Johnny Canuck
Sun Dec 18, 2016 4:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 1081

Re: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers

What happens to the 8th seed of the next series? Presumably there'll only be seven slots, unless the top 8 are all octochamps and beat her total. Yeah, that's what I predict too. If Richard Hayward hangs on for 4 more games and becomes an octochamp with a lower total than Annie, he'll just be intro...
by Johnny Canuck
Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 1081

Re: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers

Hopefully she can make the finals of the next series There actually is a precedent for this type of accommodation. After Vicky Smith was unavailable for the Series 39 finals, she was invited back for the Series 40 finals instead. Verity Joubert , the champion of Series 30, also made it into the big...
by Johnny Canuck
Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 16 December 2016 (Series 74, 2nd Quarter Final)
Replies: 5
Views: 450

Re: Spoilers for Friday 16 December 2016 (Series 74, 2nd Quarter Final)

Ray Wilding wrote:POLITE

PRINTOUT and ALARMISTS were very good spots. Congrats Stephen.
Thanks for clarifying, Ray! And also, seconded. Great job today Stephen, especially under so much Apto-pressure to beat the higher seed.
by Johnny Canuck
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 16 December 2016 (Series 74, 2nd Quarter Final)
Replies: 5
Views: 450

Spoilers for Friday 16 December 2016 (Series 74, 2nd Quarter Final)

My system appeared to have gone on the blink during the PILOTED round (Round 5). What was the 6 that Jamie had?
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Dec 14, 2016 4:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 1081

Who Will Win Series 75? -- Caution: Possible Spoilers

The perennial question returns for its 75th appearance. Can't be bothered to make specific predictions of my own regarding the scores of every game this time, and they tend to be incorrect anyway, so please just vote away.
by Johnny Canuck
Wed Dec 14, 2016 2:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 14 December 2016 (Series 75, Prelim The Last)
Replies: 1
Views: 274

Spoilers for 14 December 2016 (Series 75, Prelim The Last)

GEOCODERS as a cool 9 in the RECODES round (I saw this while playing along but chickened it).

Also ANDRADITE in the RADIATED round (missed this; is it new?).
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Dec 13, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Exactly how official is a "CO-event" permitted to be...
Replies: 20
Views: 1144

Re: Exactly how official is a "CO-event" permitted to be...

Long shot and I wouldn't even attempt it until the (hypothetical) second time I ran my online event (and even then, only if the first one proved a success), but whom, if anyone, could I talk to about getting it added to the FOCAL calendar? I'd do almost anything to become involved in the FOCAL comm...
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Exactly how official is a "CO-event" permitted to be...
Replies: 20
Views: 1144

Re: Exactly how official is a "CO-event" permitted to be...

Long shot and I wouldn't even attempt it until the (hypothetical) second time I ran my online event (and even then, only if the first one proved a success), but whom, if anyone, could I talk to about getting it added to the FOCAL calendar? I'd do almost anything to become involved in the FOCAL commu...
by Johnny Canuck
Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:46 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: My Countdown future
Replies: 6
Views: 496

Re: My Countdown future

As far as I know, you still need to be a legal resident of the UK or Ireland at the time of filming, unless this has changed in the past two years. I have consulted a few government sites to see what the minimum amount of time you have lived in the UK to be considered resident is. Based on the taxat...