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by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jun 14, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown Recap for Monday 27th May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 79

Countdown Recap for Monday 27th May 2019

Monday 27th May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 89) Hello and Welcome to another recap. Today is the day we have been waiting for, it is always exciting when we see an octochamp being crowned........but today is no exception when we could history being made. Elliott Mellor is the most exciting and talented ...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown Recap for Friday 24th May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Countdown Recap for Friday 24th May 2019

Friday 24th May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 88 ) C1: Champion Elliott Mellor (6 wins, 803 points) An aptoforumite from Oldham, A maths Student currently studying at Manchester Metropolitan University, enjoys playing tennis. C2: Challenger Saul Rothwell An apterite, An English student currently studying ...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown Recap for Thursday 23rd May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Countdown Recap for Thursday 23rd May 2019

Countdown recap for Thursday 23rd May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 87 ) C1: Champion Elliott Mellor (5 wins, 677 points) An aptoforumite from Oldham, A maths student currently studying at Manchester Metropolitan University, enjoys playing tennis C2: Challenger Monica Quadri An executive PA from Motherwel...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown Recap Wednesday 22nd May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 86

Countdown Recap Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Wednesday 22nd May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 86 ) C1: Champion Elliott Mellor (4 wins, 534 points) An aptoforumite from Oldham, A maths student currently studying at Manchester Metropolitan University, enjoys playing tennis. C2: Challenger Kieran Mattley from Bristol currently studying at Newcastle Un...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown recap for Tuesday 21st May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Countdown recap for Tuesday 21st May 2019

Tuesday 21st May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 85 ) Hello and welcome to another recap !!!! C1: Champion Elliott Mellor (3 wins, 416 points) An aptoforumite from Oldham, A maths student currently studying at Manchester Metropolitan University C2: Challenger Sam Ashworth An RAF operations assistant from Sc...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown recap for Monday 20th May 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Countdown recap for Monday 20th May 2019

Monday 20th May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 84 ) C1: Champion Elliott Mellor ( 2 wins 283 points ) An aptoforumite from Oldham, A maths student currently studying at Manchester Metropolitan University and a keen tennis player C2: Challenger Dave Trotter A retired Headteacher from Leicester who enjoys ca...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown Recap for Friday 17th May 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 144

Countdown Recap for Friday 17th May 2019

Friday 17th May 2019 ( Series 80 Prelim 83) Hello again and welcome to another recap, we saw Elliott set a new record for a debut score of 131 for a challenger yesterday.....so sit back enjoy today's game !!!!!!!! C1: Champion Elliott Mellor (1 win, 131 points) An aptoforumite from Oldham, A maths s...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Jun 05, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best Apterites who haven't appeared on Countdown
Replies: 15
Views: 775

Re: Best Apterites who haven't appeared on Countdown

Ronan M Higginson wrote:
Thu May 23, 2019 9:58 am
Can anyone think of the best Apterites that haven't yet appeared on Countdown. Some examples are:

Rob Foster
Johnny Canuck
Luke Johnson-Davies
Dave Garda
Ray Wilding
Joseph Harrison.

Any more?
Stewart Wintle, Hugh Binnie Barry Bridger and Matthew Brockwell
by Tracey Anne Mills
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Countdown Recap for Thursday 16th May 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Countdown Recap for Thursday 16th May 2019

Thursday 16th May 2019 (Series 80 Prelim 82 ) Been a long time since I last recapped a game, But today is no exception when we see the long awaited Countdown debut of Elliott Mellor aka Mellbotron/Mellhag,who is making his presence felt in the countdown studio. So stand by for a cracker you won't to...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 7103

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

Neil Stephenson and Ben Hocking from Series 72 Sam Prouse S78 James Rowan and Adam Curran S73 Ciaran McCarthy S70 Matt Croy S65 Eddy Byrne S71 Callum Pickering aka Bojack Horseman And Ian Volante. You deserve another go too. Oops, not you, Hazel. ;) I agree with Hazel she has improved loads.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 7103

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:44 pm
I think James Rowan was unlucky to lose to a Hansforded conundrum on his only appearance.
I agree with that he was robbed
by Tracey Anne Mills
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 7103

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

Thomas Carey wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:42 pm
Ian Volante wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 1:27 pm
Tanmay
I've tried to get him to by virtue of being mates with his sister. Not interested.
A Mills v Maus special.......lol :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Tracey Anne Mills
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?
Replies: 38
Views: 7103

Re: Who would you like to see get a second or third chance on Countdown ?

Neil Stephenson and Ben Hocking from Series 72
Sam Prouse S78
James Rowan and Adam Curran S73
Ciaran McCarthy S70
Matt Croy S65
Eddy Byrne S71
Callum Pickering aka Bojack Horseman And Ian Volante.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)
Replies: 40
Views: 4015

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 17th January 2019 (COC XV, QF 4)

What a cracking game that was by you both ! I had the pleasure of witnessing this game in the studios by two people I love and respect both as friends and competitors, Thomas you played brilliant and 122 is an excellent score, Zarte you were outstanding and 150 will stay for many moons, this is the ...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 9th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 96)
Replies: 7
Views: 1583

Re: Spoilers for Friday 9th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 96)

Elliott Mellor wrote:
Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:38 pm
Thomas Carey wrote:
Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:22 pm
Our boy Elliott Mellor on the conundrum
Oh, so it is :)
Saw you on the TV :D :D :D :D :D
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 105
Views: 23213

Re: C of C Draw......

Bradley Horrocks wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 4:05 pm
Loser of #5 is going to be gutted.
Certainly some epic contests from the word go!
But some nice draws, best of luck to everybody that is competing, I hope it is a good contest between you all.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: C of C Draw......
Replies: 105
Views: 23213

Re: C of C Draw......

Some good draws, but games 4 and 5 are brutal
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: New contestant '18
Replies: 5
Views: 2158

Re: New contestant '18

Welcome to C4C and apterous Marty
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COLIN XIV- Countdown in Lincoln, 27-28 January 2018
Replies: 38
Views: 16971

Re: COLIN XIV- Countdown in Lincoln, 27-28 January 2018

Can't wait feeling excited now !!!!!!!!!!!
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdowners in the news
Replies: 118
Views: 30528

Re: Countdowners in the news

Very sad news. RIP James
by Tracey Anne Mills
Sun Jan 29, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COLIN XIII- Countdown in Lincoln, 28-29 January 2017
Replies: 87
Views: 17901

Re: COLIN XIII- Countdown in Lincoln, 28-29 January 2017

Great tournament yet again Ben on behalf of everybody I would like say thank you for all of your hard work that has gone into this brilliant tourney !!!!
I will be seeing some of you at future tourneys looking forward to Co:Lin18 where the draws will be fun and entertaining yet again !
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?
Replies: 100
Views: 24429

Re: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?

Zarte Siempre wrote:
Stephen R wrote:and I'm currently waiting on a recording date
Then I do beg your pardon - I was under the impression you were one of the non-interested ones. Really pleased to hear this.

OK, could be sooner than anticipated with a bit of luck - and I'll be wishing you lots of it :)
Good Luck Stephen
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Dec 13, 2016 9:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?
Replies: 100
Views: 24429

Re: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?

Read through this thread with interest, and seeing as I've been playing a lot of Mocktoruns recently, and I'm currently waiting on a recording date, I thought I'd include some data of my own to illustrate just how difficult/luck-based an octototal of 1000 actually is to score. Since the start of No...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Dec 13, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?
Replies: 100
Views: 24429

Re: So, who will be the founding member of Countdown's "1000 CLUB"?

My money would be on Matthew Brockwell to achieve over a 1000 in his run, but don't write off Barry Bridger or Stephen Read as of yet.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdowners on Other (non-quiz) Shows
Replies: 14
Views: 5015

Re: Countdowners on Other (non-quiz) Shows

James Robinson wrote:
Marc Meakin wrote:Just seen James Robinson of this parish on Points of View commenting on the Code
Indeedy do, also happens to be the second time I've appeared on a show with Jeremy Vine this year. :P
I just spotted you on The Jeremy Kyle show :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Apterites who have yet to appear on Countdown
Replies: 50
Views: 13139

Re: Apterites who have yet to appear on Countdown

AFAIK: - Rob, Nguyen and Bayf don't want to go on - Lav and Brocky will go on fairly soon - Jamie McNeill is a potential series champ who also won't go on, having retired from Apto and events - Quite a few don't live in the UK/Ireland (Andrew Feist, Jamie Karran, Josh Hurst) - Shrinidhi is too youn...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Mon Oct 17, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COHUD 2016 - Countdown In Huddersfield - Saturday 8th October 2016
Replies: 17
Views: 3651

Re: COHUD 2016 - Countdown In Huddersfield - Saturday 8th October 2016

Great day out, didn't play at my best sadly because I was feeling very unwell on the day, enjoyable and well run, lovely to have met Jason and his mom Penny and his carer John all the way over from Seattle, a huge thank you to James and Callum for making this event entertaining yet again !!! hopeful...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Mon Oct 17, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever televised game?
Replies: 19
Views: 3923

Re: Best ever televised game?

My favourite televised games has to Graeme Cole v Carl Williams ( Series 65 ) best ever final I watched at the studios, my first game against Neil Stephenson when it looked like history was going to repeat itself again !!!!!! but I had other ideas !!!!!!! Andy Platt v Dylan Taylor which was a very e...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Oct 05, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Would anybody like any help?
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: Would anybody like any help?

Mark Mills wrote:
Tracey Anne Mills wrote:I will try my best to fill in as many as I can, due to personal reasons I just haven't found the time to do many of them.
I have noticed that the kettle has slowed down too...lol
Yeah yeah yada yada (!) :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Jun 08, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: New Monthly Countdown Radio Show
Replies: 9
Views: 1631

Re: New Monthly Countdown Radio Show

As far as I know this is only a discussion, we will have teasers as part of the show, Mark will confirm that we will be playing rounds of countdown in the future. I hope it is a great success and a very enjoyable show.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jun 03, 2016 12:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 2nd June 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1584

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 2nd June 2016

The max was 157 for that game, but I am pleased that ITV is taking over the horse racing next year the more countdown the better !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jun 03, 2016 12:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.
Replies: 18
Views: 4810

Re: CODUB2 Countdown in Dublin 10th September 2016.

May consider this one but unfortunately I will back at college doing GCSEs I will let you know whether I can attend or not.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed May 18, 2016 10:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 18 May 2016 (Series 74 Prelim 69)
Replies: 30
Views: 1991

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 18 May 2016 (Series 74 Prelim 69)

Rob McKay wrote:
Tracey Anne Mills wrote:Great debut welcome to the teapot club
Thanks Tracey and can I just say thanks to you and Mark for helping me find my feet in Manchester and also it was a delight to meet you both again.
It was great fun seeing you, hopefully at a Co:Event :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed May 18, 2016 6:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Would anybody like any help?
Replies: 10
Views: 2123

Re: Would anybody like any help?

I will try my best to fill in as many as I can, due to personal reasons I just haven't found the time to do many of them.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Sun May 01, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Co:Leeds 2016 - 30th April
Replies: 13
Views: 4283

Re: Co:Leeds 2016 - 30th April

A briiliant tourney from Callum Todd and a very well run a briiliant final from Thomas Carey and Innis Carson who were magnificent through out, but take nothing away from Jen Steadman and Jack Worsley who performed admirably, very happy with my top ten finish a huge thank you on behalf of everybody ...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 25th February 2016 ( Series 74 Prelim 24 )
Replies: 0
Views: 540

Thursday 25th February 2016 ( Series 74 Prelim 24 )

Countdown recap for Thursday 25 February 2016 Hello and welcome another Thursday recap.............................so relieved to be back in my day job after the recap writer was down :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)
Replies: 15
Views: 1926

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)

Gavin Chipper wrote:
JJ Smith wrote:(This is Conrad by the way, I tried loads of times to sign up under my real name but it wouldn't let me for some reason.)
Excellent. Good to see you on here.
Welcome to C4C :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :)
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)
Replies: 15
Views: 1926

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)

Philip Wilson wrote:
Tracey Anne Mills wrote:
Tony Atkins wrote:I would have thought Conrad with have done (3+4)x8x9 to make the 504
That was my method Johnny
Huh?! :-)
Sorry typed in wrong name, had a migraine yesterday typing not up to scratch :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)
Replies: 15
Views: 1926

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)

Tony Atkins wrote:I would have thought Conrad with have done (3+4)x8x9 to make the 504
That was my method Tony
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)
Replies: 15
Views: 1926

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 8 March 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 32)

Congratulations Conrad welcome to the teapot club
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Mar 03, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Calling All Wannabe Recappers!!
Replies: 455
Views: 86707

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. :r...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Sat Feb 20, 2016 3:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 18th February 2016 ( Series 74 Prelim 19 )
Replies: 3
Views: 1238

Thursday 18th February 2016 ( Series 74 Prelim 19 )

Countdown recap for Thursday 18 February 2016 Hello and welcome to another recap today is the day we have all been waiting for when Paul Erdunast aka Transude Transude and Mr Cookie Monster makes his long awaited debut on Countdown.......... tune into todays show to find out how he goes on :D :D :D ...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:34 am
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 11th February Series 74 ( Prelim 14 )
Replies: 0
Views: 650

Thursday 11th February Series 74 ( Prelim 14 )

Countdown recap for Thursday 11 February 2016. C1: Champion Jack Creswell (1 win, 71 points.) A facilities manager from Glasgow, and a former Royal Engineer C2: Challenger Damien Westonn A Pensions manager from Worcester DC: Susie Dent and Jennie McAlpine RR: Rachel Riley OT: Other words or solution...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Feb 10, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 9th February 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 1334

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 9th February

Jon Corby wrote:I'm not one to criticise usually, I know how tricky it is under the pressure and the lights etc.





But fuck me.

Not easy under pressure so easy to miss quite a bit
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Feb 10, 2016 6:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 10 February 2016 (Series 74 Prelim 13)
Replies: 16
Views: 1361

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 10 February 2016 (Series 74 Prelim 13)

Steven M. McCann wrote:TRAMPLES as a beater in the last round before Susie's bit.
But there were quite few eights in that selection
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Feb 10, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 10 February 2016 (Series 74 Prelim 13)
Replies: 16
Views: 1361

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 10 February 2016 (Series 74 Prelim 13)

Steven M. McCann wrote:TRAMPLES as a beater in the last round before Susie's bit.
I had Temporal in that round
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Feb 09, 2016 1:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 4th February 2016 ( Series 74 Prelim 9 )
Replies: 0
Views: 634

Thursday 4th February 2016 ( Series 74 Prelim 9 )

Countdown recap for Thursday 4 February 2016. Hello and welcome to another Thursday recap after seeing Tim Down securing octochampdom lets see how this contest goes.......................................................... :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Wed Feb 03, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 28th January 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 4)
Replies: 0
Views: 571

Thursday 28th January 2016 (Series 74, Prelim 4)

Hello and welcome to yet another Thursday recap after enjoying my Co:Lin hi-jinks over the weekend :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D so it is now back to my day job !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! so sit back and enjoy the show !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Sat Jan 23, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 21st January 2016 ( C of CXIV Second Semi Final )
Replies: 0
Views: 754

Thursday 21st January 2016 ( C of CXIV Second Semi Final )

Countdown recap for Thursday 21 January 2016. Welcome to this Thursdays recap, this is the moment you have been waiting for who will earn the right to take on the countdown record holder Dylan Taylor in the CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS 14 grand final .....tune into todays show to find out........... Will i...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jan 22, 2016 4:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: CoC Grand Final Spoilers For Friday January 22nd 2016
Replies: 69
Views: 7090

Re: CoC Grand Final Spoilers For Friday January 22nd 2016

I have no shame in losing to eventual winner Dylan Taylor a competition that I am very proud to watch and be part of, A huge congratulations and an excellent performance from Dylan throughout the whole contest and winning champion of champions. But take nothing away from the runner up Dan McColm who...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Tue Jan 19, 2016 9:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 19th January 2016 (CoC XIV, Quarter Final 4)
Replies: 2
Views: 883

Re: Tuesday 19th January 2016 (CoC XIV, Quarter Final 4)

Sorry to see you go Jen your recaps were really good fun, I am gonna miss them, all the best in your studies hope everything goes well for you.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Sat Jan 16, 2016 12:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Supreme Championship (Mark I) Question
Replies: 6
Views: 1808

Re: Supreme Championship (Mark I) Question

Jojo Apollo wrote:The kudos was enough incentive, it was an epic series. :)
Great series I certainly agree with that Harvey Freeman was brilliant as was Allan Saldhana, but started watching Countdown when I was on Maternity Leave at that time.
by Tracey Anne Mills
Sat Jan 16, 2016 12:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Supreme Championship (Mark I) Question
Replies: 6
Views: 1808

Re: Supreme Championship (Mark I) Question

At about 4:05 in this clip , Whiteley appears to be telling us that they're about to invite applications from all and sundry for the first time. I'm sure I remember reading (on GevinCountdown perhaps?) that up to this point it had all been done through the Scrabble scene. Can someone confirm? Not e...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Thu Jan 14, 2016 11:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Tuesday 12th January 2016 (CoC XIV, Preliminary 7)
Replies: 0
Views: 657

Tuesday 12th January 2016 (CoC XIV, Preliminary 7)

Countdown recap for Tuesday 12 January 2016. C1:Series 71 Champion Cool Dan " The Kineton Kolossus " McColm (11 wins, 1291 points.) C2:Series 67 Champion Paul " The Brampton Behemoth " James (11 wins, 1098 points.) DC: Susie Dent and John Inverdale . RR: Rachel Riley. OT: Other words or solutions. R...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: CoC Preliminary 4 Spoilers For Thursday January 7th 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 3016

Re: CoC Preliminary 4 Spoilers For Thursday January 7th 2016

Well done both, good game. Excellent standard by Dylan once again, unlucky Tracey on the first round, I thought you were going to give Susie a GRRRRR! :) I thought Susie was really professional as Susie probably already knew IDOCRASE was in but asked Tracey to spell it as she pronounced it IDIOCRAS...
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: CoC Preliminary 4 Spoilers For Thursday January 7th 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 3016

Re: CoC Preliminary 4 Spoilers For Thursday January 7th 2016

Just like to say a huge thank you for everybody's support in the champion of champions, an excellent performance by Dylan Taylor pleased and honoured to play him so best of luck to Dylan and Andy in their next match and good luck to everyone else who is competing !
by Tracey Anne Mills
Fri Jan 01, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Current recaps
Topic: Thursday 17th December 2015 (Series 73, 3rd Quarter Final)
Replies: 0
Views: 524

Thursday 17th December 2015 (Series 73, 3rd Quarter Final)

Countdown recap for Thursday 17 December 2015. C1: Champion Stephen " The Birmingham Bulldozer " Briggs (8 wins, 883 points ) A 6th form systems college manager from Birmingham C2: Champion Judy " The Burwell Bamboozler " Bursford (7 wins, 603 points ) A Retiree from Burwell in Cambridgeshire and sh...