Recipe for a Christmas Afternoon
Enjoy our quiz!
1. Put the kettle on.
2. Make yourself a nice cup of tea or coffee.
3. Take a warm mince pie out of the oven/microwave (cream optional).
4. Settle in front of the computer – try to resist the End of Year Sales.
5. Enjoy our Christmas Challenge!
All the answers to our Christmas Quiz can be found on our website – use the internal search engine to find the related articles. Questions are suitable for all the family – hopefully you will discover something interesting – local history in easy bites. Ho! Ho! Ho!
The Christmas Quiz:
1 What happened to St Peter’s Church, Thundersley, on Christmas Day 1209?
2 Which Hadleigh landmark features in a painting by John Constable?
3 Which Crimean War Veteran is buried in St James the Less churchyard?
4 Who was the manager of the Kingsway Cinema, Hadleigh, in 1948?
5 What was the occupation of Frederick Wanstall?
6 What happened to Eliza Dolby on 27th February 1863?
7 How many shoemakers lived in Hadleigh in 1841?
8 How long did it take to develop photographs at Mr F W Ward’s shop?
9 Why did Bob Nichols get the cane?
10 Which Hadleigh character has a Twitter Account?
11 Who came 8th in the Women’s Olympic Mountain Bike Event 2012?
12 Which ex Time Team presenter was in Daws Heath on 5th/6th June 2013?
You have now completed our Christmas Challenge.
Have a cracker of a Christmas and maybe a Snowball or two?
Warmest season’s greetings
From the team at Hadleigh & Thundersley Community Archive.
Ps The correct answers will be posted on our website in January 2014, click here for link.