*Tube Challengers on TV klaxon*

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Post by palkanetoijala31 » 12 Jul 2016, 17:35

Anybody got a link to this fantastic episode

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Post by Tube Geek » 12 Jul 2016, 17:48

Here. Sorry if I wrecked for you, and anyone else, too
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Post by tubeguru » 13 Jul 2016, 08:13

Top tip - ask if everyone is OK with you revealing the contents of a TV programme before posting. :)
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Post by Tube Geek » 25 Jul 2016, 07:25

You can play it yourself! Well, only these walls, but still. It's cool!
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Post by greatkingrat » 07 Nov 2016, 21:21

His second round match was on today. I won't say the result in case anyone wants to catch up with it on iPlayer.
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Post by Tube Geek » 08 Nov 2016, 07:20

greatkingrat wrote:His second round match was on today. I won't say the result in case anyone wants to catch up with it on iPlayer.
WHAAAAAT? The first one I've missed all series and it's them. Great.
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Post by DavidC » 17 Nov 2016, 20:43

Coincidentally, another contestant with an interest in tube-related challenges appeared in this week's edition of OC ... ;-)
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Post by Tube Geek » 18 Nov 2016, 07:08

DavidC wrote:Coincidentally, another contestant with an interest in tube-related challenges appeared in this week's edition of OC ... ;-)
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Post by Tube Geek » 22 Nov 2016, 07:52

Just caught up on it :(
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Post by DrainBrain » 22 Nov 2016, 08:10

DavidC wrote:Coincidentally, another contestant with an interest in tube-related challenges appeared in this week's edition of OC ... ;-)
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Post by DavidC » 24 Nov 2016, 00:00

Ah, yes - hello ! I was puzzled for a while but I've solved it now.
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Re: *Tube Challengers on TV klaxon*

Post by greatkingrat » 18 Sep 2017, 18:10

Pointless Tube challenger alert!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... episode-45
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... episode-46

I bet he wishes he had been on Thursday's episode where the categories in the final round were

London Rail Stations containing the word "Road"
London Rail Stations containing the word "Town"
London Rail Stations containing the word "Street"
(any Underground, Overground or DLR stations count)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... episode-44
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Re: *Tube Challengers on TV klaxon*

Post by dstock17 » 18 Sep 2017, 18:36

I had two Preston rd and silver st

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