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16th November 2017
at the Everyman
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Friday, 6th October 2017
“King of all Balloons”
James Sadler the Oxford pastry cook and first English aeronaut
Speaker - Mark Davies
Friday, 10th November 2017
Wyck Hill House Hotel, near Stow
Speaker: Dan Szor, Founder and CEO of The Cotswolds Distillery
Led Zeppelin to Jane Austen
Saudi Arabian borders to Singapore Slings
We had the lot at the Society's first ever, inaugural,
oft-to-be-repeated Quiz Night.
Maggie Cox picked up her camera
and went to see 12 eager teams in St Edward's Hall, all
trying to prove who was top dog in the knowledge stakes.
No, not you Ellie.
You're already top dog
Presenting the teams...
Note how optimistic
they all look
at the start.
That's before they've heard the questions on
pre-1985 music. And will they know who was the second person
a 4-minute mile?
Ha! No way
This is the man in charge.
and Quizmaster General
And the folks who did all the organisation to make the evening such a brain-breaking,
beer and bordeaux
belter of a beano
(Enough Bs! - Ed.)
were these two:
Dave and Sylvia Wiblin,
OK, down to business.
Now we're all concentrating...sort of
And here's the most important man of the night.
Barman Geoff Parke
The winners came through from behind in the final furlong...
And wooden spoons all round for gallant 12th place...
It's finished now
Just have to wait till next time