Nought more than my belated scorecard for the 5810th game of Countdown, the word game and round-up of last week's crafty and beautiful entries from Rosie and foxhat.

Rnd Selection Declaration Score
1 gmcsaiura cigars 6
2 nreomunam manner 12
3 75 1 6 4 6 10 → 716 716
75 − 4 × 10 + 6
22
TTT scampies escapism1
4 eudjidpog judged 28
5 rlwrieayh wailer 34
6 75 100 2 7 4 8 → 300 300
75 × 4
44
7 gkvboeipd poked 49
8 eaftleact lactate 56
9 50 8 4 10 5 6 → 559 559
(50 + 6) × 10 − 5 + 4
66
TTT falsehum shameful2
10 rnoitnaeq ration 72
11 rthsaieno horniest3 80
12 oalmhetis loamiest 88
13 fpsdeousr fussed 94
14 75 50 3 1 10 8 → 452 452
(75 × 3 + 1) × (10 − 8)
104
15 diveswell (swivelled) 104
1 Solved by Rosie
2 Solved by Rosie
3 Sarah found HORTENSIA for nine, and Dictionary Corner also gave us SENHORITA


Game

Words: cigars manner judged wailer poked lactate ration horniest loamiest fussed
Rules: Comment or write an article on your own blog, utilising all of the words
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Round-up of last week's entries

'Countdown Word Game' by Rosie
'Becoming Old' by foxhat