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Secret Sound

We have a winner!

Finally after many months and hundreds of wrong guesses the Mix96 Secret Sound has been won!

Ian correctly guessed it was the feet of a keyboard being flipped in!

He's won £1,360!

Here's the moment he won:

 

The wrong guesses for the new sound:

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Sliding car door
Zoe

Gaffer tape
Jane

Opening a disposable nappy
Rachel

Ballon air pump shooting air in to a balloon
Matt

Pulling open the tab on a loaf of bread
Belinda

Peeling a carrot
Nuno

Ripping up a used lottery ticket
Mark

Plastic sandwich bag being opened
Jayne

Scooping something off concrete with a spade or shovel
Rosemary

A spatula on a BBQ grill
Rob

Key cutting machine
Mandy

Sliding a shower screen door
Steven

Cutting grease proof paper in a serrated edge
Julie

Opening curtains
Melvyn

A car going round a scalextric track
Michael

A zip wire
Mandy

Pulling strip off sealable bank money bag
Maxine

Sharpening a pencil with a pencil sharpener
Myra

Brushing hair
Nisha

Opening a bottle of fizzy drink
Sue

Scraping toast
Simon

A CD being inserted or ejected
Michael

Taking seal off tin of sweets
Phil

Sucking on an ice lolly
Lilian

Opening up a stapler
Sharn

Bicycle pump
Mark

Flicking through all the pages of a book
Mick

Pallet wrapping
Graham

Taking notes out of wallet/purse
Sue

Peeling a banana
Kevin

Peeling a sticky label off a plastic envelope
Sarah

Someone shaving
Nisha

Filling a helium balloon from the cannister
Luke

Someone being shushed
Hailey

Scraping fat from bbq
Mark

Paper being pulled out of an envelope
Chris

A ruler being scraped across table
Lori

Highlighter pen on paper
Jade

Turning a tap on and off quickly
Val

Spraying a hose into shingle
Nick

Removing masking tape from skirting board
Freda

Curtains being drawn
Steve

Pizza oven paddle
Gina

Pulling the trigger on a jet wash
Deborah

A garden hose spraying water
Rosie

Straw through drinks cup lid
Mark

Computer mouse going over a hard surface
Ruth

Opening a school book bag
Linda

A grill pan being slid out
Mark

Ball point pen making stroke on a piece of paper
Claire

Door seal
Dave

Braking into a skid on a pushbike
Jo

Frying bacon
Sue

Spreading tile cement
Tony

Ripping open a drinks sachet
Silvia

Paint roller being rolled on a wall
Samantha

Removing the plastic seal from a bottle of milk
Sue

Removing chips from an oven tray with a spatula
Mark

Croupier pushing chips on roulette table
Lesley

Pulling a metal tape measure out
Myra

An extendable leg
Zoe

Marker pen on paper
Rebecca

Stripping wallpaper
Nickie

Putting gel on sponge in shower
Sue

Someone sucking the last bit of a drink through a straw
Gina

Peeling the film off the outside of a TV
Jack

Sweeping
Mickie

Using a wax strip
Sue

Cutting foil on a serrated edge of a box
Paul

Opening an unsealed / tucked in envelope
Alfie

Slurping tea from a saucer
Mr Barnett

A mouse going across a mouse mat
Sue

Lever arch clamp / compressor bar in a lever arch file
Anne

Pulling dental floss out of the dispenser
Julie

Sliding an old typewriter being pushed across
Mark

Shaving a piece of wood
Liz

Someone spraying expanding foam
Nathan

Office chair going down
Catherine

Woosh of air when blowing up a tyre
Shannon

Folding a piece of paper and creasing it with their nail
Dave

Pulling lid off a food can
Kevin

Having a sniff/smell of something
Rob

The pullstring on a Toy Story Woody doll
Jackie

Sharpening a knife
Gina

A tile cutter cutting a tile
Katrina

A belt being taken out of a pair of jeans
Mark

Door catching the strips in frame
Tracy

A shrink wrapper
Mike

Folding a newspaper in half
Clive

Scrubbing brush
Susan

Velcro being pulled apart
Vicky

Vertical blinds being opened
Julie

Ripping masking tape off wall
Kim

Snow scraper/shovel clearing the driveway
Steven

Water from a bucket being thrown down a driveway
Tracey

Half inflated balloon being let go
Amanda

A metal tape measure retracting
Kerry

Guillotine slicing paper
Philip

Opening a sealed parcel with something sharp
Sally

The visor on Buzz Lightyear's helmet opening
Rachel

The rotary water jet on a dishwasher
Brenda

cafetiere being used
Billie

Dentist's suction pipe
Jo

Film being peeled off a microwave meal
Julie

Coffee grinder
Sue

Pumping air into a car tyre using an air machine at a garage
Rosie

The slider on an etch-a-sketch
Jackie

Stopping on ice skates
Tommy

Squeezing a washing up bottle
Sam

Greaseproof paper being cut on the serrated edge
Jo

Taking wrapper off supermarket sandwich
Tony

Taking the wrapper off a piece of processed cheese
Louise

Sliding in a condenser on a tumble dryer
Mark

Someone ice skating
Jill

Popping open the wings on a Buzz Lightyear toy
Rachel

A yard broom
Jackie

Drinking from a takeaway coffee cup
Alison

Closing an umbrella
Jacqueline

Taking a bath mat out of a bath.
Sue

Peeling a green banana
Sue

Opening screw top on fizzy drinks bottle
Mary

The strip when opening a pack of baby wipes for the first time
Ashleigh

Ripping lid off yoghurt pot
Carleen

A wallpaper scraper
Paul

Ripping the wrapper off a cornetto
Sue

Ticket machine
Mark

Someone plastering a wall with a trowel or knife
Daniel

A tile cutter
Elaine

Emery board
Ruth

A cow licking it's face
Ruth

Paying a note into a self service machine
Gemma

Removing strip from self sealing envelope
Michelle

Ripping a newspaper
Rachael

Ripping a page off a mini calendar
Chris

Brushes on a door
Chris

Hairspray
Sue

Shower curtain being pulled
Leah

Ripping open a payslip
Martin

Tin foil being ripped off the roll
Katrina

Velcro on laptop bag
Carleen

Slurping liquid off a spoon
Clifford

Pushing a straw through a drinks cup top
Sally

Tearing cotton
Keith

Sucking your teeth
Nerali

Removing sheet of paper from writing pad
Sian

Opening a cereal box
Chris

Peeling parcel tape off a cardboard box
Louise

Guillotine slicing paper
Jess

Peeling anti scratch film off glass
Vash

Brushing your teeth
Alison

Putting up an umbrella
Jacquelin

Carpet tiles being ripped off floor
Trinity

Potato peeler peeling a potato
Lewis

A venetian blind being pulled up or down
Den

Bleeding a radiator
Sue

Deflating an airbed
Rosie

Firework fuse burning up to taking off
Tony

Ripping pad off a sander
Kevin

Sharpening a knife
Suzanna

Beer being pulled from a pump
Hannah

Pulling a wax strip off skin
Steve

Velcro on a shoe
Carleen

Pulling the sticky sheet off a lint roller
Julie

Ripping toilet roll along the perforations
Ruth

Sellotape being pulled off roll
Tracy

A drill bit spinning
Alison

Peeling the price sticker off of clothing
Candice

Pulling plastic off tub of cocktail sausages
Rose

Opening the velcro cuffs on a coat or jacket
Tracey

Scraping a shovel along the floor
Candice

Curling ribbon with scissors
Jackie

A franking machine
Rosie

Someone slurping on a lollipop
Charlie

Opening letter with a letter knife
Val

A sword being drawn out of a sheath
Martin

A builders trowel in bricks
Gerald

Flicking through a pack of cards
Paul

Scraping a coin across a worktop/counter
Steve

Boiling water overflowing on to a hob
Sue

Old fashioned wood plane
Keith

The sound of the air rushing out of an empty petrol tank that has been opened
Lorraine

Curtain rings going along a curtain rail
Zoe

Tearing decouphage paper
Deborah

Vacuum cleaner nozzle sucking something up
Rachel

Peeling the paper back on a new tub of butter
Mark

Money in a cartridge that goes in a shuttle to somewhere else in a building
Rosie

Spraying deodorant or body spray
Tammy

Pulling out or putting back a knife from a block
Mark

Tearing a piece of silk
Deborah

Tearing a piece of paper using a ruler
Caroline

Ripping a till receipt of
Marcia

Drinking the last bit of a drink with a straw
Doreen

A seat belt recoiling
Sue

Ripping some cotton material
Sue

Spraying hair mousse
Susan

Spraying water out of an iron
Myra

Taking a belt out of some jeans
Ruth

Opening a plaster
Maxine

Gliding scissors through wrapping paper
Jenny

Striking a match
Peter

Zip on food bag
Jackie

Peeling back the seal on a pre packed sandwich packet
Alison

Dragging a coin across a table then picking it up
Claire

Taking the tape off the side of a tin of chocolates
Penny

Pulling the cord on a salad spinner
Chris

Ripping tissue paper
Gabriel

Ripping silky material
Sue

Cuff on a blood pressure machine
Rosie

Spraying a spray bottle
Myra

Velcro being pulled apart
Rosalyn

Steam wand
Nicky

Windscreen wiper across a frozen windscreen
Sue

Tearing material
Linda

A tyre skidding
Claire

Pulling out a crumb tray on a toaster
Tracey

Blowing out candles on a cake
Alison

Pressing the button on a sodastream
Rosie

Smoothing off screed or cement
Tony

Someone squirting whipped cream
Mark

2 Weetabix being taken from the packet
Sue

Peeling a label off a can of food
Stewart

Filling up a gas lighter
Sue

Pressing the button on a steam iron
Jean

Tape being ripped off a carpet
Candice

Ripping tab off washing powder box
Samantha

Curling ribbon with scissors
Stacey

Opening a payslip
Marcia

Smoking an electronic cigarette
Rosie

Scraping ice from a car windscreen
Natalie

Turning on the shower
Sue

Ripping off cellophane on a pack of meat
Zoe

Spraying polish
Danielle

Ripping tea bags on perforated edge
Paula

Tearing off a black bin bag from the roll
Danielle

Eating a crisp
Alan

Ripping a nicotine patch off arm
Simon

Opening a grape packet
Norali

Wiping a runny nose across the back of a hand
Mark

Cat licking milk from bowl
Peter

Opening a foil pouch of pet food
Alison

Pulling a paper towel from a dispenser
Danielle

Door catching a carpet when opening or closing
Julie

Someone splitting their trousers
Katy

A waxing strip
Louise

Pulling a cleaning wipe out of it's dispenser
Mark

A steam cleaner
Arley

Sliding files in a filing cabinet
Danielle

Tearing paper in half
George

A frother arm on a coffee machine
Danielle

Cat cleaning itself
Amanda

Someone blowing their nose
Ali

fire extinguisher going off
Rosie

Meat searing in a pan
Tom

Opening a sweetener packet
Marsia

Top on a pressure cooking spinning round
Sue

Ice skate skating on the ice
Vanessa

Sucking up the last bit of a drink with a straw
Tracey

Opening a cardboard box with a stanley knife
Katherine

Someone unwrapping a present
Louise

A text alert swoosh sound effect
Mark

Tip machine tipping a box
Sam

Assembling an ironing board
Rosie

Shovelling snow
Tracey

Spray deodorant
Sue

Ripping a page out of a hard back book
Claire

Taking a bite out of an apple
Saul

Pulling ring on a food tin
Sue

Flicking through the pages of a book
Kevin

Opening an unsealed envelope
Lorraine

Tea tester testing tea
Tony

A man having a wet shave with a razor
Louise

Sliding open a lorry door
Rosie

Glazier cutting glass
Alex

Spreading something on toast
Elaine

Peeling film off food wrapping
Lee

Shredding paper
Keira

A coffee machine auto cleaning itself
Linda

Air coming out of an air hose
Teresa

Scraping knife across chopping board
Tracy

A Zip
Ruth

Automatic vegetable slicer
Rosie

Folding a piece of paper and scoring the crease with a nail
Marina

Ripping open a paper bag/porridge packet
Jenny

Peeling the film off a new phone screen
Mark

Pulling down a seat belt
John

Cutting a ceramic tile
Tony

Sellotape
Phil

Drawing lines with a pencil on a piece of paper, using a ruler
Stacey

Sandpaper
Tracey

Paper guillotine cutting paper
Liam

Helium being put into a balloon
Luke

Using sellotape to remove fluff from clothing
Mark

Wax strip being pulled off skin
Deborah

Pulling a tissue out of a tissue box
Oliver

Opening a chewing gum packet
Marcia

Opening the cap on fizzy drinks bottle
Susan

Somone shooing away a cat
Clive

Ripping sellotape off a box
Marcia

Removing post it note from post it note pad
Rob

Someone filing their nails with a nail file
Kelly

Skier on slope trying to stop
William

Sparkler
Linda

The seal on a fridge freezer door
Angie

Greaseproof Paper being torn
Donna

Pulling a blind completely open
Kath

Skin coming off onion when peeling
Jane

Spraying air freshener
Alison

Slurping spaghetti
Sue

Pulling a strip of wallpaper off the wall
Angela

Removing the foil from the top of a coffee jar
Paul

Mix presenter sniffing into microphone
Kelly

A knife being sharpened
Janice

Wrapping paper tool cutting wrapping paper
Sarah

A firework being let off
Gary

Opening a cup a soup
Tracy

Blood pressure pad being pulled off
Terry

Velcro being pulled apart
Neil

A kettle turning off
Alfie

Steam from a iron
Kath

Striking a match
Moira

A waxing strip
Annie

Taking a slurp from a drink
Alison

The sound of the suction tool at the dentist
Emma

Peeling the film on a microwave meal
Annie

closing a vertical blind
Chris

Curling ribbon with scissors
Kevin

A photocopier
Rosie

Pulling curtains along rail
Sue

Squirting some squirty cream from a can
Claire

Separating the pages on a newspaper
Marcia

Sharp intake of breath
Sue

Hair moose coming out of a can
Paula

Scraping chalk across a blackboard
Phyllis

A cheque being ripped out of a cheque book
Mark

A safety fire door with a square push handle being pushed open
Emma

Planing Wood
Bix

Velcro being pulled apart
Karen

WD40 being sprayed
Emma

A glass cutter
Bob

Scraping ice off a car
Shaun

Someone sipping a drink
Dan

Sharpening a Knife
Tracey

Ripping cloth
Carl

Parking ticket being ripped off a car
TJ

Someone waxing their legs
Lesley

Someone wiping their nose!
Emma

A sellotape gun ripping
Shawn

Spraying de-icer
Linda

An ice skater coming to a stop
Angela

Squirty cream
Helen

Blood pressure device
Sue

A ring pull being pulled on a tin can (like beans)
Tammy

Silly string
Richard

Tile Cutter
Chris

A skateboard
Rosie

Sellotape on a reel
Martin

A plasterer scraping the excess plaster off a wall
Mo

Scoring scissors on paper
Peter

Peeling selotape off roll
Jean-Marc

A glass cutter
Amanda

Sharpening a knife
Mark

Ripping paper
Emma

Aerosol can for cleaning computer keyboards
Simone

A trowel
Nadia

Blowing down a piece of paper pretending to tear it
Simon

Suction for a sat nav being removed
Tracey

Yo-yo
Rosie

The self adhesive protective sheet on a photo album being peeled back
James

A curtain ring being drawn along a pole
Tracey

Running scissors up ribbon
Paula

Scraping ice off a car windscreen
Rosie

A pair of pants ripping as you bend over
Clive

Freezer drawer being opened
Roise

A firework being let off
Sonia

Removing the strip off an envelope
Phil

Someone creasing a piece of paper
Chris

Exending a ladder
Rosie

Someone using a nail file
Louise

Squirting shaving foam
Sharon

Ripping wallpaper off a wall
Steve

Putting up a stepladder
Rosie

Eating crisps
William

Coffee machine dispensing milk
Rosie

The sound effect on a photo editing programme
Ruth

Ice skates on ice
Ruth

Sharpening a knife
Rosie

Chalk on a blackboard
Ian

Paper cutter
Jude

Opening an envelope with an envelope opener
Richard

The dog filter on snapchat, licking sound effect
Olivia

Peeling back the vacuum packing on meat
Alison

Extending the aerial on a portable radio
Rosie

A tape gun
Martin

Metal blinds going up
James

Tearing a strip of tin foil off the roll
Rosie

Tile Cutter
Mandy

Buttering toast
Rob

The last bit of water being sucked down a plug
Malcolm

Velcro
William

Firework
Mark

Removing the self adhesive strip on an envelope
Lisa

Ripping paper
William

A windscreen wiper
Rosie

Gliding scissors through wrapping paper
Joe

Squirty cream
Chris

Ripping paper
Becky

Gullotine cutting a piece of paper
Rosie

A tape measure retracting
Michelle

 

In addition to Mix96's standard terms and conditions, Secret Sound has the following terms:

  • One caller per play, Monday to Friday, will be put to air to try and guess our mystery sound at around 7:20, 12:20, 16:20.
  • Every caller will be picked at random, but in the interest of fair play, contestants may only participate in the competition once per day.
  • On-air play with this competition is strictly by telephone. Emails or texts will be accepted as a way to volunteer to play on an occasional basis at the discretion of the presenter.
  • The prize value will be raised by £5 per incorrect guess, the prize value you are playing for will be announced before the phone lines are opened.
  • Mix96 reserves the right to adjust the game in any way (except for the rules of play) during game play at anytime in the competition. For example we may choose to increase the value of each incorrect guess. We may instantly and without notice 'Jackpot' the prize fund to a higher amount and even decrease the prize fund by a set amount each play in return for a clue to the answer.
  • Any change in the mechanics of the game will be detailed on this webpage.
  • The prize payout will be paid by cheque within 4 weeks of winning.