The Wessex Word

Wessex Word


We play the Wessex Word every weekday, with your chance to win cash!  Listen and win at around 8:10am and 5:10pm!


The Wessex Word is proudly sponsored by Dorchester Carpets

Dorchester Carpets 


Here's how the current Wessex Word sounds:

 "So I also fix all the.."


Current Jackpot: £955


Wrong guesses so far:

Answers, Appliances, Appointments, Audio, Bookings, Bicycles, Breakages, Broken, Cars, Clocks, Clothes, Coffee, Communications, Complications, Connections, Contracts, Corrupt, Costumes, Damage, Dates, Demos, Dentures, Details, Digs, Domestic, Drinks, Electricity, Electrics, Electronics, Equipment, Errors, Faults, Feelings, Fences, Fittings, Flowers, Food, Gadgets, Glitches, Grammar, Hair, Happiness, Instruments, Interview, Issues, Joints, Joy, Leaks, Legal, Lighting, Links, Locations, Lorries, Lyrics, Machinery, Marquees, Meals, Menus, Mistakes, Odds, Paving, Photocopiers, Plumbing, Problems, Props, Prosthetics, Recordings, Rehearsals, Relationships, Rigging, Satisfaction, Scenery, Security, Snacks, Sockets, Sound, Spelling, Staging, Taps, Tattoos, Tea, Technology, Toilets, Trucks, Typewriters, Vehicles, Venues, Videos, Windows, Wigs, Wiring, Wrong, 


Remember - it's a ONE WORD answer!

  • Lines open as soon as we announce on air it's time to call, usually between 8:10 and 8:15am, and 5:10 and 5:15pm on weekdays, and approximately 9:10am on Saturday and Sunday
  • Entries can only be taken by phone at the specified times
  • Clues are given at our descretion and may be announced at any time


Well done to our recent winners:

  • Pat Creech from Weymouth won £885 by identifying that John Legend said 'MARKETING'
  • Rose Warren in Weymouth picked up £190 for getting 'I don't like HOT'
  • Wayne Ryall from Rodden correctly guessed 'There's a CHEF over there' to win £215
  • Steve Brocklehurst listening in Crewkerne won £135 for guessing that Bob Geldof said 'LAME'
  • Emily Morgan from Thomas Hardye School won £410 by guessing singer Jack Garrett said 'CHICAGO'
  • Ryan Bates from Weymouth guessed that Meghan Trainor said "SASSY" to claim £130
  • Gary Jones from Weymouth won £130 for guessing that Dr Hilary Jones said 'HIBERNATE'
  • Jack Dunne from Upwey won £220 - he knew that Tony Mortimer from East 17 said 'FLUFFY'
  • Chris Bradshaw won £305 for guessing that Gary Barlow used the word 'PALATTE'
  • Jacki Brown from Bridport guessed Rod Stewart said 'LAYOUTS' and won £90
  • Marian Napper from Broadmayne won £220 for guessing Simon Le Bon said 'DEADLINE'
  • Helen Toft in Weymouth correctly guessed that Kate Aidie said 'CRAWLING' and won a huge £660.


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