Co-Events In The News

– ‘Huddersfield’s own Countdown event attracts players from across the pond: mother and son from Seattle, USA, flew in especially’ (Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 9/10/16)

– ‘Countdown Is On For Countdown’ (The Southside People, 24/08/16)

“Edward Byrne is hosting a version of the popular TV game show Countdown on September 10 in the Old Punchbowl Pub in Booterstown. Based on the Channel 4 show, it is a popular pastime with its own online community known as FOCAL. They organise Countdown tournaments in various cities throughout the UK, and this event will be the only tournament to be held in Ireland.”

– ‘Street Countdown: 24-hour word-play people meet for a conundrum of an evening’ (The Independent, 15/08/12)