Cup final Weekend and they got a winner. Can we get a win to get the elusive treasure for win number 300. With Sophie still away at the big weekend, the onus is upon this weeks guest runner, the girl who know how to do it all, Pilot Perrott was in the hot seat. Driver Debs was alongside her in the Navigators role. David Whiteley was at the studio end pushing buttons and dragging faders. Questmaster had the clues and the elusive treasure posted out. Assisted on the phones and coffee machine by Glam Hannah Armstrong. Commencement of proceedings was in Aylsham and we got to the treasure at Dersingham Open Gardens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Clue One

 

 

Mother member of the upper,
Feels festive today.
Something to do with a rotar?
Has a sign of its presence here.

 

 

Answer

 

 

Mother member of the upper, Member of the upper house is a Peer + Mah for Mother = Reepham
Feels festive today. Food festival today
Something to do with a rotar? ? = Why or Y +  Rotar = Rotary
Has a sign of its presence here. Food Festival run by the Rotary Club. Clue on the sign

 

Clue By 09:49

Mileage 7.2 miles




Clue Two

 

 

 A young horse, or play that’s not allowed?
Named like a windmill, but not that colour,
Find a kissing pair who a story suggests,
Ought to be at the bottom of the garden.

 

 

Answer

 

 

A young horse, or play that’s not allowed? Young horse is Foal. + Sham = Foulsham
Named like a windmill, but not that colour, Not the Pink windmill from Grotbag but the Pink Cottage
Find a kissing pair who a story suggests,
Ought to be at the bottom of the garden. Clue under a Cottingley Fairies statue (Fairies at the bottom of the garden)

 

 

Clue By 10:19

Mileage 5.8 miles

 

 

Clue Three

 

 

The first part of the next place,
Could be the last part of the current one.
A place for refreshment, like a fictional lodge,
Has something you should look into out front.

 

 

 

Answer

 

 

The first part of the next place,
Could be the last part of the current one. Not a Sham but Fake = Fakenham
A place for refreshment, like a fictional lodge, Wisteria Lodge was a Sherlock holmes location
Has something you should look into out front. Wisteria cafe in the witeria on the front of the cafe

 

 

Clue By 10:46

Mileage 9.3 miles

 

 

 

Clue Four

 

 

A tree before twelve,
Although it’s an old one.
This singing flyer,
Sounds like a president or a striker.

 

 

Answer

 

 

A tree before twelve, A Birch + AM (before Twelve) = Bircham
Although it’s an old one. It Not New = Newton= Bircham Newton
This singing flyer,
Sounds like a president or a striker. Teddy Sheringham and Teddy Rosevelt = Teddy Bear (the official Bomber command Teddy)

 

 

Clue By 11:14

Mileage 11.5 miles

 

 

 

Clue Five

 

 

Something you might do at the proms,
Into someone associated with them.
Another plant – this one going up!
At 10, look where a writer might sit.

 

 

Answer

 

 

Something you might do at the proms, You may Sing at the Proms
Into someone associated with them. Katie Derham is the presenter of Last Night of the proms = Dersingham
Another plant – this one going up! At Fern Hill (plant and going up) on the Open gardens and Art Trail on today
At 10, look where a writer might sit. At number 10 Fern Hill in the shed (Roal Dahl wrote in a shed)

 

 

Treasure By 11:51

 

At last The 300th WIN

 

 

 

Mileage 7.2 miles
Total Mileage 40.3 miles



A WIN



2017 : Quests 22. Wins 12. Lost 9. :Draw 0

 

Sophie 16 . Wins 8.  Lost 8. :Draw 0

 

Stand In's 6. Wins 4 . Lost 2 .

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