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L O W C O S T A D V E R T I S I N G F O R A L L 53 Winner of the “Sweets Hamper” competition that appeared in the last edition was Paula Alibone who correctly answered the following: 1. INTO WHICH SEA DOES THE NILE FLOW? MEDITERRANEAN 2. IN AMERICAN CURRENCY 10 CENTS MAKE A WHAT? DIME 3. AFRIKAANS WAS DEVELOPED FROM WHICH EUROPEAN LANGUAGE? DUTCH 4. WHAT ITALIAN WORD FOR 'SCRATCHED DRAWING' CAN BE FOUND ON WALLS ALL OVER THE WORLD? GRAFFITTI 5. WHAT MUSICAL FEATURES 'SOME ENCHANTED EVENING' AND 'THERE IS NOTHING LIKE A DAME'? SOUTH PACIFIC 6. WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE FIRST MANNED LUNAR LANDING MISSION IN 1969? APOLLO 11 7. WHICH BOXER WAS NICKNAMED 'THE DARK DESTROYER'? NIGEL BENN 8. IN WHICH COUNTRY WAS RUDYARD KIPLING BORN? INDIA 9. ONE AND A HALF LITRES OF CHAMPAGNE IS KNOWN AS A WHAT? MAGNUM 10. WHAT IS THE COMMON NAME OF THE' AUORA BOREALIS'? NORTHERN LIGHTS There was no winner of the NAM “Quiz Quick” competition that appeared in the last edition. The correct answers were: 1. What is the main difference between a local direction sign - which is white, and a national direction sign - which is green? The local direction sign is accurate and reflects the layout of the approaching junction – they are produced from OS maps. National signs are generic. 2. Distances on UK road signs are measured in miles. There’s one exception, what is it? The regular signs on a motorway give the motorway number, the carriageway (A or B) and the distance in kilometres to/from the beginning. R I D D L E 1. What two keys can’t open any door? A Monkey and a Donkey 2. What invention lets you look right through a wall? A Window 3. What 8 letter word can have a letter taken away and it still makes a word. Take another letter away and it still makes a word. Keep on doing that until you have one letter left. What is the word? The word is starting – staring, string, sting, sing, sin, in, I 4. What has a head, a tail, is brown and has no legs? A penny 5. What comes once in a minute, twice in a moment, but never in a thousand years? Letter ‘m’ 6. David’s father has three sons: Snap, Crackle and …? David To advertise in the next edition - firstname.lastname@example.org - 07738 024 823
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