Test yourknowledgeof FirstWorld War

Date: Friday 22nd December 2017

A QUIZ being organised by the Penrith Remembers group aims to test participants’ knowledge of the First World War.

The group aims to commemorate the involvement of Eden residents in the conflict.

Entry forms for the “double quiz” (beginner and advanced) can be collected from the Herald office, Penrith tourist information centre and Sainsbury’s, and need to be returned by 5th January. Prizes are being given by J&J Graham, Sainsbury’s and O2.

In the beginners’ quiz, questions range from “Who became Prime Minister in 1916?” to “Which was the longest battle of the Great War?”.

Advanced quiz questions include “Which general walked on foot to take over Jerusalem?” and “Who was nicknamed Black Jack?”.