Noel says there is a great atmosphere in the dream factory at the moment, after the past 2 days games where courage was rewarded.
It’s Joan’s turn to take the walk of wealth today, and she does so with box 15. Noel says he is really looking forward to this (holding his head in his hands!!) Noel is already in stitches as Joan puts her box on totally the wrong place on the table. After putting it right, he races off stage and says hope you have a nice game, you are on your own!! Joan is a retired nurse, and Noel asks was the retirement voluntary, or not! Noel asks Joan about a story at the hotel where someone was banging on her hotel door!!! Noel asks was he banging to get out, or to get in!! Joan has her daughter in the audience for support today. Noel then asks the audience for the maximum support for him!!
2 - £500
There is a BIG pause as Joan looks around the contestants, and Noel asks her what she is looking for... She says she is looking for box 2!!!
11 - £750
16 - £20,000
19 - £1
5 - £10,000
Joan asks how many she can have now, and Noel replies "As many as you want"!! Then whispers that she has had 5 boxes, and then Joan calls out box 6!! The banker calls and says he will offer £250,000 not to talk to Joan! The banker wants to make the next offer to the whole audience!!! Banker offers SWAP… Noel asks Joan if there is a box that would mean anything to her, and she replies box 10... Joan says SWAP
… Joan now has box 10
6 - £100,000
Noel tells Joan that the banker will now always use box 15 against her...
21 - £5 Newbie Maggie
4 - £15,000
It's an interesting shape to the game now says Noel... Ground control would like to talk to planet Joan! Joan says the banker sounds very frustrated, and all he needs to do is send around a cheque for her and he can go! Joan hangs up, and Noel has to call back!! He tries 1471, but its number withheld! Banker offers £5,000… Joan says NO DEAL
13 - £1,000
9 - £250,000
This is now a £75,000 game says Noel
3 - £100
Joan tries to pick another box, until Noel stops her... The banker says that the £250,000 would have been far to big a cheque to shove under her door! He then offers £5,000… Joan says NO DEAL
22 - £250
1 - £3,000
Noel asks Joan if she is tempted to find out what is in her original box 15, and Joan replies that she is…
15 - £10
We now have a very interesting situation says Noel, and the banker offers £10,000… Joan asks for a sweep... It's NO DEAL from everyone except Bernie... Bernie then gives his reasons, and Noel does his chicken impression!!!! Joan says NO DEAL
Joan picks "Edie" next, meaning Ed, and Noel says that name will stick now!!!
12 - £5,000
14 - 1p
18 - 10p
Noel asks Joan what she is thinking, and Joan asks if there is another box. Noel talks about the 3 power 5 values nestling together on the board... The Banker offers £25,000… Joan turns to the audience and asks what they would do... About 14/15 stand up to say they would deal... Joan's daughter then joins her at the pound table, and she tells Noel that she doesn't want to see mum go home with tears... Joan says there was a message given to her on a page, and she totally baffles Noel... Joan says DEAL
Round 6 - Proveout round
20 - £50 Noel has a go at the audience for clapping that box...
17 - 50p
Are you now going to complete what would have been a perfect round asks Noel....
8 - £75,000
It’s time for the Banker with £35,000 and £50,000 remaining… We have just missed a big disaster says Noel, but this is still uncomfortable.... The Banker would have offered £42,000… Joan says she would have played on there.
Noel opens box 10 and reveals £50,000
Box 7 contains the £35,000