Quizzes and Puzzles Round Up October 2011

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AB Editor | 10:57 Mon 03rd Oct 2011 | Quizzes & Puzzles
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Dear All,

Here is the October edition of the Quizzes and Puzzles round up. Below is a selection of quizzes for the next month.

Please add in any other quizzes you have to this thread in the usual way.

Get those brains working!

1. Rhodes Minnis Quiz 50 questions on animals and birds, closing date 31st October.

2. New Capel Quiz 50 questions all with fruit in the answer, closing date 4th November.

3. Ye Olde Sweet Shoppe Quiz in aid of The RAP Foundation all answers are names of sweets, closing date 5th November.

4. Letter "V" Quiz North East Fife Liberal Democrat quiz, closing date 7th November.

5. "I spy" on a car journey in aid of Parkinsons UK (Kendal Branch), closing date 11th November.

6. Nursery Rhymes Quiz 40 questions about nursery rhymes in aid of Friends Of Blessed Sacrament School (Preston)(Charity No. XT26395), closing date 14th November.

7. The Autumn Quiz for MacMillan Cancer Care Names of 100 famous women, closing date 25th November.

8. Rainbow Quiz "Put on your L plates" 100 cryptic questions for the Spinal Injuries Association, closing date 30th November.

9. Big Quiz 2 for St Mary's Church Blackpool Hall Fund, closing date 30th November.

10. Buxton Mountain Rescue Quiz 2 60 questions General Knowledge/Cryptic/Anagrams, closing date 3rd December.

11. Hammond Hardwood quiz Match up answers to the questions, closing date 14th January.

12. 'Spot the Connection' Quiz St. Guthlac's Ladies' Guild Quiz, closing date 14th January.

13. "L PEOPLE" quiz Questions about people whose surname begins with an "L",for Lincoln Cat Care, closing date 16th January.

14. 'All About Him' Questions about titles in aid of 1st Kirkbymoorside Scout Group, Charity 700005, closing date 27th January.


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New Quiz - Proverbs and Sayings
All answers are well-known proverbs or sayings e.g. PGB a F = Pride goes before a fall. 100 questions in all. Price of quiz sheet is £2. First prize is £20 for most correct answers with a £10 prize for a 'lucky dip' draw of entries received. Closing date is: 12 December 2011.

For quiz sheet please send £2 [cheques made out to St James Church Spilsby] with a S.A.E. to: Maria Lear, Cartref, Eastville Road, Toynton St Peter, Spilsby, Lincolnshire PE23 5AT.
Could someone please confirm what value cheque required to send for the Rainbow quiz.Thanks.
'L' Plates?? £1 payable to N D Mizen (Charity account)
Thanks Mamyalynne

Weeke Primary School Association are pleased to announce that their next quiz "IT'S A DOG'S LIFE" is now available.
100 general knowledge questions with reference to a dog in either the question or the answer.
First Prize: £25
Closing Date: Saturday 31st December 2011
Please send £1 per quiz + s.a.e to: Mr R G Wyatt, 3 Fromond Rd, Winchester, Hants, SO22 6DS.

Cheques made payable to: WPSA

Thank You for your continued support
***New Quiz***
Brands of Food and Drink now available from 6th Chatteris Brownies.
Please send £1 and SAE (at least DL size) to:
Mrs Ann Smith, 87 London Road, Chatteris, Cambs., PE16 6LW
Cheques payable to "6th Chatteris Brownies" please.
If sending coins, please fasten flat to sheet.
Closing date 30 November 2011
This is the follow-on to our popular Through the Garden Gate quiz.
Thank You.
New quiz available from Polly in aid of St Hildas Church,Sherburn.The quiz is in the form of a Christmas letter with missing words which are song titles.Cryptic clues help to solve the artiste(s) of the songs.
Please make cheques payable to Sherburn PCC and return to- Polly,29,Elm Grove,Sherburn, Malton.North Yorks.YO17 8PF. £1.00 per entry. Closing date 16th Feb 2012.Also available by email [email protected]
Thank you.
New Quiz - Billericay Lions - Music on the Move.

*NEW QUIZ*: Oldies but Goldies - clues are lines from popular songs of yesteryear, you have to get the song title. In aid of Agape Care Foodbank, and Rainbow Africa. Price £1. First prize Sainsbury's gift card of £25. Other random prizes. Closing date: 25 January 2012.
For quiz sheet, please send £1 (cheques made payable to F Ball) with an SAE to: Freda Ball, Oldies but Goldies Quiz, c/o Agape Care Foodbank, Haverfield Road, Spalding, PE11 2XP
100 cryptic clues, all answers are products found in the supermarket.
Cut off date 4th January 2012.
Prize £15 to the entry with the most correct answers and a second prize of £5 from all entries received drawn at random.
Should you require a copy please forward your donation, cheques payable to MAGPAS (min.£1 please) and a SAE to Diane Wakeling, 3 Lark Rise, Hardwick, Cambridge CB23 7XZ. Thank you for your support


Solve the cryptic clues to find
THE ROUTE? It does wander a bit!
Sorry, but, this is a fictional route, starting in Scotland and ending on the South Coast (see I have given you a clue!) I have been on holiday this year, but I didn’t travel far enough to make a proper Holiday Route Quiz

Send £1 plus SAE to the above address, cheques made out to MTFCSAA

Entries to be returned by 31st January 2012
****** NEW QUIZ ********
Our final quiz, please help us to raise as much as we can for this worthy cause.
50 questions. Cryptic clues.
Alternately breeds of dogs/ dogs in fact and fiction.
Cash prizes to the total value of £50 will be awarded.
£40 for the main quiz, divided between the winners. In the event of a tie, all winning entries will be put into a draw and a maximum of 8 winners selected.
Additionally, irrespective of main quiz score, we offer 2 prizes of £5 for the best or most humorously devised clues to an answer we provide.
Moreover, also irrespective of your score, ALL returned quizzes will be put into a draw and 2 selected to receive an Andrex puppy - one a Beanie in a pouch, the other a Guide Dog 'pup in training'.
We provide all prizes and bear all costs of printing etc. so that every penny raised goes to Guide Dogs.
Closing date Wed. 11th January 2012.
For a copy of the quiz, please send SAE + minimum donation of £1, payable to 'Guide Dogs for the Blind', to Carolyn Sheasby, 12, North Avenue, Sutton-in-Craven, Keighley, W.Yorkshire BD20 7NN
Please send SAE if you would like your quiz returned with answers/results.
Thank you very much for your support.
Question Author
I would also like to mention that there will be a Halloween quiz thread tomorrow in Chatterbank. Rowanwitch will be running it and it should kick off around 7pm.
Most of the answers are well known proverbs.
I would love to share this brainteaser link with you , check if you wish -
VALUE FOR MONEY: revised information

This is a cryptic clue quiz, to raise funds for GIFT, a local organisation which funds charities chosen on an annual basis. The 2012 charities are: Shocking Now (public access defibrillators); Park House, Sandringham (Leonard Cheshire Holiday Respite Home); The Grand Order of Water Rats.

Payment may be made by PayPal to account linked to: [email protected]
or by post to: Anna Osgothorpe, Keep Moat, The Street, Erpingham, Norfolk NR11 7QB. Please send s.a.e. or email address.
VALUE FOR MONEY - further information.

Quiz costs £1.50 by PayPal. Closing date is 31st January, 2010. Prize is £20.
I'm not so good at proverbs but let me try taking one of the quiz from here.
For the meantime I will like to share this brainteaser with you all , check it if you want -

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