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Quizzes And Puzzles Round Up October 2013

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AB Editor | 10:30 Tue 01st Oct 2013 | Quizzes & Puzzles
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Dear All,

Here is the October edition of Quizzes and Puzzles round up. If you have a new charity quiz feel free to add it to the thread and we will include it in later editions.

Please remember to add contact details ie email or postal address, the closing date, the cost, where the quiz funds will be going and the theme of the quiz,thanks.

If you have already added it to AB you can just post the link to the question.

Please could you post one quiz per answer to avoid confusion, thank you.


1. Food Quiz 100 cryptic food clues, important info here, extra prize info here in aid of MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT, closing date 13th October 2013.

2. Lyrics Quiz find the song title from the lyrics, in aid of Breast Cancer Care, closing date 15th October 2013.

3. Star Signs Quiz 60 zodiac themed questions, in aid of Cats Protection (Moray Branch), closing date 26th October 2013.

4. Seaside Quiz 50 questions about the seaside, in aid of DebRA, closing date 29th October 2013.

5. Bugs and Beasts Quiz 30 clues and 30 pictures relating in some way to animals, apply online here, in aid of The Radcliffe Animal Shelter, closing date 31st October 2013.

6. New Quiz answers are places in Great Britain, in aid of Whittington Cricket Club, closing date 31st October 2013.

7. Toys and Games Quiz, in aid of The RAP Foundation, closing date 2nd November 2013.

8. Treasure Trove Quiz answers are items of jewellery, in aid of Parkinsons UK (Kendal branch), closing date 15th November 2013.

9. New Quiz clues to two words beginning B P, in aid of Friockheim Bowling Club, closing date 16th November 2013.

10. Bell Ringing Quiz , to support the bell ringers of St Mary the Virgin, Burton Latimer, Northants, closing date 22nd November 2013.

11. It's Raining Cats and Dogs Quiz 100 questions, in aid of Magpas, closing date 27th November 2013.

12. Question of Colour Part 2 Quiz 30 questions answers contain the name of a colour, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, closing date 29th November 2013.

13. Who Am I? Quiz 90 picture clues, in aid of Cystic Fibrosis Trust (Fakenham Group), closing date 30th November 2013.

14. Africa Quiz answers are all related to Africa, in aid of Water Aid, closing date 30th November 2013.

15. Mind Your P's & Q's Quiz, in aid of the Wallace & Gromit's Children's Charity. (Reg No 1096483), closing date 30th November 2013.

16. Dad's Cycling Holiday Quiz work out dad's route with cryptic clues, in aid of MATLOCK TOWN FOOTBALL CLUB SUPPORTERS AUXILIARY ASSOCIATION, closing date 30th November 2013.

17. Christmas Codeword Quiz, in aid of St Columba's Church Fundraising, closing date 7th December 2013.

18. New Quiz 100 cryptic clues, in aid of ST JAMES CHURCH, closing date 14th December 2013.

19. New Quiz 90 general Knowledge questions, in aid of Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal, closing date 15th December 2013.

20. Around the UK coastline Quiz 50 questions, in aid of Supporters of Southgates Medical Centre, closing date 20th December 2013.

21. Cats and Dogs Quiz, in aid of Richard Lander School Uganda Appeal, closing date 31st December 2013.

22. New Quiz No.6 60 varied clues, in aid of Buxton Mountain Rescue, closing date 31st December 2013.

23. Hello Sailor Quiz 100 Nautical Questions, in aid of Rushden Children's Society, closing date 31st December 2013.

24. Winter Quiz 50 questions in 5 sections, in aid of Save The Children Higham Ferrars, closing date 10th January 2013.

25. Just The Job Quiz 90 Questions relating to various occupations, in aid of Breast Cancer Research, Lincoln.Registered Charity No. 1058065, closing date 31st January 2013.

26. Movie Quiz, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, closing date 1st February 2014.

27. Britain's Pretty Places Quiz 40 clues some cryptic, in aid of St. Guthlac's Ladies' Guild, closing date 27th August 2014.


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I Would like to thank all those lovely people who bought or sold my quiz A question of Colour Part One. This quiz raised £200. for Macmillan Cancer Support. A draw took place to establish the Winner who was Mrs McDowall from Teignmouth Devon and she has been sent a gift card to the value of £10. A Question of Colour Part Two is now available closing date 29th...
11:53 Mon 07th Oct 2013
Sorry, should have directed that to sleepyone.
The Cryptic Food Quiz for Macmillan Cancer Support

Thank you very much to everyone who supported this quiz. It has been my best supported quiz so far, but we didn't quite make the £10,000 target as you can see here: , so I'll have to do another quiz! Watch this space!

The annotated answers have now been posted at and the winners will be announced as soon as I've had time to double-check all the entries I've received.
Chatteris Community Group Quiz "Let It Shine." Price £1 from J. Oakey 58 Westbourne Road Chatteris Cambs PQE16 6HQ Cheques payable to Chatteris Community Group plus sae please. closing date 31 Dec. 2013. Prize £10 voucher. funds provide wheelchairs, commodes etc. for loan to people after accidents & operations. All support welcome.
chatteris community group quiz "Let It Shine" price £1 from J. Oakey 58 Werstbourne Road Chatteris Cambs PE16 6HQ closing date 31 dec. 2013. Prize £10 vopucher.
NEW "Q, U & V People" Quiz for Lincoln Cat Care.

Thank you to everyone who entered the "T People" Quiz, which closed on Monday, 14th October, 2013. There were 97 returned entries, of which 58 were all-correct. The winner was:

Mrs. Annette Chapman, of Spalding, Lincs.

and the winner of the £5 random draw was:

Mrs. M. Matthew, of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire.

The quiz raised approximately £120 for Lincoln Cat Care.

The new "Q, U & V People" Quiz is now available from:

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

Price £1 + s.a.e. £10 prize for the winner, £5 random draw from all entries received, regardless of score.

Alternatively, email : [email protected] and pay on return.

The closing date is Monday, 13th January, 2014.

Thank you all for your continued support.

Weather Quiz in aid of the maternity unit in Hastings Sierra Leone. Closing date 31st Jan 2014. 70 cryptic clues all about the weather. Send £1 to HSLFL Hon Secretary, Oaklands, Rock Lane, Hastings, East Sussex TN35 4NY. He'll email you the quiz sheet for you to email back. Cool!
St Edmund's Church Carlisle
Football Story, Cryptic Occupations
in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support
Entry Fee £1 Closing Date December 31st Prize £10
Quiz available by email [email protected] or by sending a SAE to
Mrs A McGinn 46 Grinsdale Avenue Carlisle CA2 7LX enclosing entry fee
Please make any cheques payable to Macmillan Cancer Support

Our previous quiz of a Story, Cryptic Parts of the Body and Cryptic Furniture proved very popular. There were 16 all correct entries and the winner, drawn out of the hat was A Smith of Northants. Well Done!
£115 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support. Many thanks to everyone who supported us.
Good Luck in our New Quiz
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45 Mixed Questions with a Christmas Theme. In aid of St Oswald's Church Crowle, N Lincs. Closing date January 7th 2014
PRIZES 1st £10.00 2nd £5.00 plus random prize [ so worth returning all efforts!]
E-mail [email protected] and pay on return
or SAE with £1.00 [coin or cheque payable to St Oswald's PCC]
Dorothy Smith 111A Westgate Belton Doncaster DN9 1PY
18:59 Thu 24th Oct 2013

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