Our nemesis of Kings Lynn wasn't reached last week. but we were done for by the pyramid clue. Can we do better this week? Well Sophie was back to find the clues ready and raring to keep the show flowing. Pilot Perrott was on hand to steer the Verv. David Whiteley was back from his stint on daytime radio. Questmaster still chuckling from last weeks defeat had his feindish clues all in place. Glam Gold Shoe Sam assisted on the phones. The car was parked in Dilham to start and we failed to reach the treasure at Little Snoring.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Clue One

 

 

The three thirds might tell a letter,
That Truro is not like Chester.
Where there should be an absence of caw,
Look for the long arm of the law.

 

 

 

 Answer



The three thirds might tell a letter, The word is split into three parts,
That Truro is not like Chester. Postcodes are Truro is TR. Chester is CH + un for Unlike = Trunch.
Where there should be an absence of caw, Crows Caw, an abscence means they have been scared away,
Look for the long arm of the law. Clue on a Policeman scarecrow.



Clue By 09:46

Mileage 8.3 miles




Clue Two

 

 

 Life and a British Rail horse,
Can be made here.
Be suspicious of this display,
It could be a bit of a racket

 

 

 

Answer

 

 

Life and a British Rail horse, Life + BR (British Rail) GG (Horse) = Felbrigg
Can be made here.
Be suspicious of this display, Felbrigg Church Flower show
It could be a bit of a racket One of the displays has a Wimbledon theme

 

 

Clue By 10:16

Mileage 8.8 miles

 

 

 

Clue Three

 

 

Hang on, wasn’t he referenced,
In a clue from the other week?
Don’t stumble over Dutch currency,
Find the clue among the many.

 

 

 

Answer

 

 

Hang on, wasn’t he referenced, The Scarlet Pimpernel was referenced two weeks ago
In a clue from the other week? his real name was Percy Blakeney
Don’t stumble over Dutch currency, Not a Dutch Guilder but a Guild of many  crafts exhibition sale
Find the clue among the many. Clue was among Christmas decorations.

 

 

Clue By 11:05

Mileage 14.6 miles

 

 

 

Clue Four

 

 

Neither the navy nor a bank,
But somewhere to live.
Where fans used to stand,
Go with the flow!



Answer




Neither the navy nor a bank, Not the Merchant navy or Bank
But somewhere to live. But a Merchants House
Where fans used to stand, Fans used to Stand on the Terraces
Go with the flow! Clue was on a Fountain in the Garden



Clue By 11:18

Mileage 0.1 miles




Clue Five



Am I?
Why, what have I got to eat?
This could also be described as a water feature,
But this one has been garlanded.




Answer



Am I? Am I (Sophie) Little
Why, what have I got to eat? Gnawing is eating sounds like Shoring = Little Snoring
This could also be described as a water feature, The Font in St Andrews church
But this one has been garlanded. Is garlanded with foliage



Faied to get to the Treasure

Mileage 11.6 miles




Total Mileage 42.9 miles

                                    All mileage is taken from Google maps directions


A LOSS



2017 : Quests 29. Wins 15. Lost 14.

 

Sophie 22 . Wins 11.  Lost 11.

 

Stand In's 7. Wins 4 . Lost 3 .

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