Episode 117
Title Series 12, Episode 10
Air date 12 September 2013
Host Dara Ó Briain
Left team Gary Delaney
Hugh Dennis
Alistair McGowan
Right team Andy Parsons
Hal Cruttenden
Miles Jupp
Result Andy's team won
Episode guide
Previous Series 12, Episode 7
Next Series 12, Episode 9

The eighth episode of the twelfth series was first broadcast on the 12 September 2013. Chris Addison was not able to attend the recording of this episode (or any in the second half of series 12), due to other filming commitments.

Guests[edit | edit source]

Team Guest #
Hugh's team Alistair McGowan 1st appearance
Gary Delaney 6th appearance
Andy's team Hal Cruttenden 2nd appearance
Miles Jupp 7th appearance

Rounds[edit | edit source]

Set Your Phasers To Fun[edit | edit source]

Building Childhood
Hal Cruttenden Gary Delaney

If This Is The Answer, What Is The Question?[edit | edit source]

  • Answer: 56 years
  • Question: The gap between Olympic Games in Tokyo
  • AM: Is it Eddie Izzard's next challenge for Sport Relief? "I'm gonna run for 56 years without stopping, in three languages with family of chinchillas."
  • AP: When somebody says they're thirteen online, how old are they actually?

  • HD: When is the next train to Morgan-by-the-bank?
  • HC: How old will Dara look when he's 45?
  • GD: How long has BT been telling me my call is important to them?
  • AP: What is the age difference between the male and female presenters on Sky Sports News?
  • MJ: How long is part 2 of The Hobbit?
  • AP: How long do these 56 year Ronseal Wood Stain last for?
  • HC: I don't know about you guys, but this the age of consent for my daughters.
  • HD: At the time of the Big Bang, how long had Bruce Forsyth already been alive?
  • AM: How long you could travel in space with the right oxygen supply and just Dara O Briain for company.
  • HD: How long is the gap between the monthly magazine "I'm No Good At Maths"?
  • MJ: Pick an arbitrary length of time.
  • GD: How much bad luck if you break a glitterball?

Scenes We'd Like To See[edit | edit source]


  • Unlikely Things For A Sports Commentator To Say
  • Commercials That Never Made It To Air
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