Christian Aid Fun Quiz

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Have a little fun as you help someone else, and you could win a bottle of Fairtrade wine. Here are clues to place names, often small villages, on the English southern coastline (below the Severn/Wash line) The clues are mostly cryptic or just bad puns.
Solve as many as you can (you don't have to complete it) and send the leaflet to Mrs Walker, 12 West Way, Slinfold, RH13 0SB, together with a donation of at least £3 for Christian Aid (If you can fill in the Gift Aid declaration on the back page, your gift is worth even more). Closing date is May 31st
The winner, whoever correctly solves the most clues, will be announced on St. Peter's, Slinfold website, shortly after and the prize delivered within the next few days
In the event of a tie, the winner will be the person who, in the opinion of the committee, best completes this sentence, using ten or fewer words:-
'I support Christian Aid because

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The Quiz

  1. A quick snack (8)
  2. After you've shuffled things around (4)
  3. Amanuensis to a little grey cell (8)
  4. Big weight, thoroughly oxidized (10)
  5. Briny burning residue (7)
  6. Carry on star with a dirty laugh & where it emanates (8)
  7. Charles Kingsley's book came first! (8,2)
  8. Closely crop the road (7,6)
  9. Confused Bach is leech (5,5)
  10. Corporal punishment (8)
  11. Defines the quality of my stockings (9)
  12. Does the compass point to the stream (10)
  13. Emperor & his brown horse (11,3)
  14. Ends the war in this harbour (10)
  15. Endless trivial chat about the oriental (4,9)
  16. Finisterre in England (5,3)
  17. Folksong setting for a jug of punch (9)
  18. Honey insect smooths the way (8)
  19. How old is a cob (7)
  20. How to fasten a spinning martyr (2.,10,5)
  21. Ill-lit temple for flitting (9)
  22. It might be cleaner to cross the river elsewhere (8)
  23. Left at sea, the crease (11)
  24. Made in macramé or broderie anglaise (9)
  25. Millionaire's shirt storage (10)
  26. Narnian sovereign (8)
  27. Plating element No.24, but more so (6)
  28. Prevent the problem in No 43 (8)
  29. Secret meeting place for Sarah Woodruff (4,5)
  30. Site of a fawlty holiday? (7)
  31. Sixpenny pocketful (3)
  32. Smelly monster loch ait (8,6)
  33. Sounds like Lady Jane met the earl for tea (5)
  34. Spoil the football crowd (7)
  35. Stout porter or similar has a drink (4)
  36. The bit of rank that the Americans pronounce differently (4)
  37. The end of a catspaw (10)
  38. The origin of over 2.4K kittens (2.,4)
  39. The sharp end of a dinosaur (6,5)
  40. They have eyes to see the coloured sands (3,7)
  41. Top of the pit (8)
  42. Ugly, tasty fish in Vectis (7)
  43. University official "going off" (11)
  44. Unlocks your computer (4,4)
  45. What Fate does to lovers like Romeo & Juliet (9)
  46. What you need for a new door? (7)
  47. Where a cannon luxuriates (9)
  48. Wood carving (5)
  49. Working cat waits here (9)
  50. You'd think they might be brackish (5-4-3-3)

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If you have enjoyed this quiz please feel free to send me a donation for Christian Aid. (If you would like the complete answers, include an s.a.e. with a donation of at least £3) If you can fill in the Gift Aid declaration at the end of the page, your gift is worth even more

Christian Aid Week 2016

May 15th to May 21st

Activities in Slinfold

During the week a house-to-house collection will take place. Volunteers to help with the house-to-house collection will be eagerly welcomed.

The committee will always be glad to hear of suggestions for fund-raising ideas and volunteers to help. Click here to contact us

Christian Aid aims to help people who need help, irrespective of race or creed. This is our attempt to help raise money for this work.

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