Michelle Simmonds a hotel communities became the third UK person to leave with absolutely nothing after answering her £1,000 question incorrectly. She was also the first woman to achieve the unfortunate distinction.


Fastest Finger Question

Fastest Finger First question
From top to bottom, put these keys in the order they appear on a standard UK computer keyboard.
• A: A • B: Q
• C: Space bar • D: Z
From 10 contestants, 3 got it right, but Michelle (in 7.91 seconds) was the fastest to answer B-A-D-C, making it to the Hot Seat.

Michelle's Run to the Million

£100 (1 of 15) - No Time Limit
Which of these is a popular title of a musical composition by J.S. Bach?
• A: Air on a G-String • B: Breeze in a Bikini
• C: Waft in the Y-Fronts • D: Gust up a Gusset

£200 (2 of 15) - No Time Limit
Aer Lingus is the national airline of which country?
• A: Ireland • B: Russia
• C: Australia • D: France

£300 (3 of 15) - No Time Limit
In which city is Everton Football Club based?
'Ask The Audience' lifeline used
• A: Birmingham • B: Liverpool
• C: Manchester • D: Newcastle
Ask the Audience Results: A: 6% • B: 87% • C: 1% • D: 6%

Michelle didn't know, so she asked the audience which gave a 6-87-1-6 vote. She then went with the audience and won £300.

£500 (4 of 15) - No Time Limit
Which character in the TV soap Eastenders is played by Todd Carty?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Ian Beale • B: Phil Mitchell
• C: Mark Fowler • D: Nick Cotton

£1,000 (5 of 15) - No Time Limit
Which word specifically links a type of mammal with an archbishop or high-ranking bishop?
• A: Carnivore • B: Rodent
• C: Primate • D: Marsupial

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