A jail employee scooped £15,000 with only one second to spare on ITV’s Beat The Chasers – however says the expertise was terrifying.
Warren Williams, from Dudley, gained the prize on tonight’s episode when he battled Chasers Mark, Paul and Shaun.
The dad-of-two now plans to splash the winnings on a household vacation to Disneyland Paris – when the pandemic is over.
Warren stated: “I’ve at all times liked The Chase and watched it from the first series, however really most well-liked the brand new idea and thought I had extra likelihood of profitable,” he stated.
“My technique was at all times to take what I used to be supplied for 40 seconds of time. I knew that might give me the most effective likelihood of profitable, as a 20-second head begin was what I felt could be sufficient to achieve success.
“I watched The Chase avidly and acquired a really feel for what sort of questions there could be. My spouse and kids quizzed me each evening by utilizing the time I used to be at work they researched subjects comparable to royal households, capital cities, and vital factors of historical past which labored fairly nicely.”
Regardless of working in a jail surrounded by criminals, upkeep employee Warren claims he was extra nervous about how he’d look if he was crushed by The Chasers.
He added: “To be trustworthy there are guidelines within the jail put in place to make you’re feeling secure however dealing with The Chasers was way more terrifying.
“I at all times feared they might make me look silly however fortunately I used to be mistaken.”
Warren plans to splash out on a visit to Disneyland Paris for his household together with his winnings when it’s secure to take action.