24-Mar-2021

Christmas Quiz - Anwers

The Editorial Team has successfully ? (just about) woken up Mathilda to provide the answers to our two Yuletide quizzes, which appeared on page 11 of the December 2020 issue of Focus.    

The logos featured in Shop Locally for Christmas were as follows:

1 Pizzeria Liri;      2 Skipton Building Society;      3 Blue Haze Arts and Crafts;
4 Oxfam;             5 The Flower Box;                  6 Savers;    
7 Brazil’s Kitchen; 8 The Junction Eatery;            9 The Mad Squirrel Brewery;    
10 Millets;          11 Greggs;                           12 Nationwide Building Society.

Christmas Quiz 2

C         Established in 1869 by public subscription, with seven beds and a cot
H         Outfitters and drapers demolished to build the original High Street Waitrose
R         Chart or Ash?
I          The George and Dragon, or The Crown in the High Street from at least the 17th             century
S          The only Grade I-listed building in town
T          Accessed by Baines Walk
M         It has five termini
A          Founded by John Weedon in Red Lion Street, in 1623, still going strong
S          Its been Red and Mad!

The answers spelled CHRISTMAS

Chesham Cottage Hospital
House of Tree
Ridge
Inn
St Mary’s Church
Town Hall
Metropolitan Line
Almshouses
Squirrel (as in the Mad (formerly Red) Squirrel Brewery