Weekly Quiz – Week One

The U3A Website have started a weekly quiz for anyone who wishes to take part the answers will be given in a weeks time…..

Weekly Quiz – week one

SHOP AROUND – Questions

Name the shops from the clues. Some of these may have ceased trading, but
you’ll remember the names.

1. Footwear for a cat (5)
2. Father neglect? Just the opposite! (10)
3. Space traveller (5)
4. Tries to get favours with copper on this planet? (6, 2, 5)
5. Motor? Call the store (8, 9)
6. Pebbles in the stream (11)
7. Hang around with a flower (8)
8. High moral standards. Or scientific rules (10)
9. Fail to hit target? Me? On the Long Mynde? (4, 9)
10. Something to mind when getting off the train (3)
11. William and Henry’s horse-shooing business (1, 1, 5)
12. Underground in America (6)
13. Beatle meets Alice’s creator (4, 5)
14. Bill and Hillary’s Kings and Queens (7, 5)
15. Good street shopping in France (3, 6)
16. Strange method of storage (7)
17. Chiswick Eyot (5, 6)
18. Sterling getting good exchange rate (14)
19. Celestial dollars (9)
20. Keeps papers together (7)
21. You should find the CEO here (4)
22. Where Dutchman lives with firearm manufacturer (7, 3, 7)
23. Dial wrongly (4)
24. Budgie seeds (7)
25. Princess Royal seasons (4, 7)
26. Hey hombre. How mucha is thatta drink? (5, 6)
27. English dance boys (9)
28. French Cotes transposed 5)
29. Henry crosses stream (8)
30. Check your camera setting or the picture will be blurred (5)
31. Values of sheeps’ fleeces (10)
32. Middle of candles, with energy (6)
33. Automobile and domestic animal on the starboard side (11)
34. Dill or something different (4)
35. Communist and philosopher. Nearly (5, 3, 7)
36. Young lady comes out with headless chicken and pork joints (9)
37. House at military site (8)
38. Europe’s most sparsely populated country (7)
39. Rugby, cricket, hockey, football. No deviation (6, 6)
40. Wood on the property (10)
41. Podgy visage (7)
42. Torrential downpour (7)
43. Fresh appearance (3.4)
44. Fantastic pill (9)
45. Queen doesn’t reveal anything (9, 6)
46. Miss Phillips here when she’s not out riding (4)
47. Not many bottoms on sale here (7)
48. A box of tricks? (7)
49. Seashore hill (4)
50. A place to buy a cadaver (4, 4)

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© Chris Wright Madeley & District U3A, Staffordshire

Answers out next week – keep checking the website