Quizzes and Puzzles Round Up January 2012

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AB Editor | 12:43 Tue 03rd Jan 2012 | Quizzes & Puzzles
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Dear All,

Here is the January edition of the Quizzes and Puzzles round up.

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

Have Fun!!!

1. Charity Gen Knowledge Quiz 120 questions to support Long Eaton Rotary Club, closing date 10th January.

2. Music On The Move 60 questions for Billericay Lions, closing date 14th January.

3. Charity Christmas Puzzle 2011 from Gordon Gray, closing date 22nd January.

4. Christmas Dinner in aid of 6th Chatteris Brownies, closing date 31st January.

5. 'X' quiz 50 questions with answers beginning with the letter 'X' from North East Fife Liberal Democrats, closing date 13th February.


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Big Quiz 3 for St Mary's Hall Fund.
Closing date 16 April £1 + SAE to Charles Crosbie, 51 Sandgate, Blackpool, FY4 2NA or by email from [email protected] pay on return
£20 first prize plus £5 random picked from all entries
The New Cinnamon Trust Quiz is now available.

48 Dingbats for ancient and modern television programmes to solve.

£1 and SAE to Julie Henning, Court Place, Tower Hill, Egloshayle, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 6HT for a paper copy or £1 and email address for email PDF copy.

Cheques payable to J Henning

Closes 31st March 2012
New Link Word Quiz

If you would like a copy of the latest link word quiz to raise funds for Berwickshire Federation SWRI's 90th Birthday please send £1 together with your email address or SAE to Berwickshire SWRI c/o 8 Home Terrace, Coldstream TD12 4DN. There are 50 clues to solve. Many thanks.
18:22 Fri 06th Jan 2012Subscribe Report
New Quiz Available

Quiz No 8 - The Natural World in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance is now available. Quiz contains 50 questions with the no. of letters for each answer given. If you would like a copy please send £1 + SAE to Mrs J Close, 1 Long Lane, West Winch, King's Lynn, Norfolk PE33 0PG (cheques payable to EAAA). Closing date is 22nd June 2012.

Please note question 3 has been voided.

The winner of Quiz No 7 (My Visit to the Zoo) was Jenny Hadingham from Market Rasen with second prize going to Judy Richardson from Northampton. A total of £248 was raised for EAAA so many thanks to all of you who contributed.
Results and details of new quiz

WEDDED BLISS in aid of M.A.G.P.A.S.
100 mixed clued (in significant order), answers all loosely related to Weddings.
Prize £15, with a £5 prize to entry selected at random Cut off date 27.03.12.
Strictly no asking clues/answers on internet sites, buy popular request.
Should you require a copy please send your donation (£1 min.) cheques to MAGPAS and a SAE (normal size will suffice) to Diane Wakeling 3 Lark Rise, Hardwick, Cambs CB23 7XZ.
Thank you for your support
Save the Children's Spring Quiz Closing Date May 12th. 5 sections 50 Questions total. eg. Proverbs, Fruity Questions, Homophones, Places, First Letters. £1 Donation/SAE to Susan Perkins HIGHAM FERERS NN10 8BZ Money Prizes.
Re Save The Children -Is there a bit missing in the address,please?-Street?
yes quinie its - sunrise, duchy close for first 2 lines of address
Quizzes for Charity is running its Annual Postal Quiz in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The closing date is 1st March 2012. There is a first prize of £100 and many other prizes too, including 'spot prizes', so no need to be an 'Egghead'. The quiz consists of 130 questions, puzzles and pictures ranging from the easy to the difficult. The quiz costs £7 (payable to 'Quizzes for Charity' and can be obtained from QfC, 196 Telford Avenue, Stevenage, Herts SG2 0AU. The quiz can be sent via email if an address is included.
Sorr I missed out Duchy Close off the Save the Children's Quiz advert. I was so excited at being able to advertise the quiz on this site!!! Please forgive.
The January Quiz for Macmillan Cancer Support is now available at or by post from "January Quiz" c/o The King's Head, 19 Maiden Lane, STAMFORD, Lincolnshire PE9 2AZ by sending SAE and minimum £2 donation.

There will be a prize of £30 John Lewis vouchers for the first correct entry drawn from the hat after the closing date of 29th February 2012.

The quiz consists of 200 British & Irish placenames defined by cryptic crossword-style clues.

Answerbank users are kindly requested to refrain from seeking or giving out answers to this quiz, but this does not preclude the odd little hint being posted during the week before the closing date.
Update from Sue Batch re Fundraising Quizzes website:

Friends of Chatteris Library Quiz.
40 fictional characters. from J. Oakey 58 Westbourne Road Chatteris PE16 6HQ price £1 closing 1 March. Cheques payable to FROLIC please plus s.a.e. Prize £10 voucher. All support welcome.
Friends of Chatteris Library Fictional Characters Quiz. Closing 1 March, price £1, prize £10 vioucher, from J. Oakey 58 Westbourne Road Chatteris PE16 6HQ. Cheques payable to FROLIC please plus s.a.e.
Our new quiz is now available for you to buy at £1.00 per sheet. This latest quiz is entitled 'Coast to Coast'.

The first prize on offer is £25.00 with two smaller consolation prizes to be drawn at random from all entries submitted, whether all-correct or not.

Forty clues, some cryptic, will hopefully guide you to the names of coastal locations around Great Britain.

The closing date is Saturday, 21st July, 2012.

Please send £1.00 (cheques payable to st. Guthlac's Ladies' Guild) and a stamped self-addressed envelope to:-

4, Florence Way,
Market Deeping,
PE6 8PG.

Happy quizzing.
*NEW QUIZ* St James Church, Spilsby, has a new quiz sheet available at £2 per sheet. There are a hundred questions, all musically-themed. You will be given the last word of lines of lyrics from well-known songs from musicals, hymns, carols, nursery rhymes, etc. We are looking for the first line that fits the lyrics shown [may not be the title, necessarily!] e.g. dock clock one down dock - answer:Hickory dickory dock. Guaranteed to get you singing the answers! Closing date for entries 2nd April 2012. If you would like a quiz sheet please make cheques out to: St James Church and post to: Maria Lear, Cartref, Eastville Road, Toynton St Peter, Spilsby, Lincolnshire PE23 5AT. Please include a S.A.E. if you would like your entry returned with the answers. Prize for the most correct answers is £20 with a random draw prize from all entries of £10 in addition. Hope you enjoy this - it is a new type of quiz for us!
Lincoln Cat Care "M People" Quiz

Thanks to everyone who bought a copy of our "L People" Quiz, which closed on Monday. There were 84 entries returned, of which 37 were all-correct.
The winner of the £10 draw was Miss Y. Lind of Dumfries, and the random £5 draw winner was Ian Thomas of Grantham. This quiz raised £170 for Lincoln Cat Care.

The new "M People" Quiz is now available, at £1 per copy + s.a.e., from:

Jenny Hadingham,
2 Chapel Court,
Silver Street,
Market Rasen,
LN8 5PJ.

Closing Date : Monday, 2nd April, 2012.

If you requested a copy of the "M" Quiz with your "L" entry, then it is on its way to you now.

Parkinsons UK (Kendal Branch) We have a new quiz available price 50p.The title is Baking day and all answers are things you might make or use on baking day. Please send SAE to 5 Finley Drive,Kendal LA9 6DN.Cheques made payable to Parkinsons UK (Kendal Branch)Closing Date April 5th 2012.
I can also e mail a copy if preferred.
[email protected]
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St. Guthlac's Ladies' Guild 'Spot the Connection' Quiz - Answers:


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