Bolton le Sands Horticultural Society’s Annual Grand General Knowledge Quiz was held on
Friday 27th January at the Community Centre. After the upheavals of Covid, nobody
knew how many teams would enter this year. However in the end there was a record
number of 25 teams. Plenty of new teams joined in the fun and the evening was a
As usual, the Quiz master was Mr David Regan, who is also the President of the
Horticultural Society. Question rounds included Natural History, Gardening, Sport,
Transport, Musical Theatre, 1970s, 1990s and ‘People with birds in their names’.
1st & 2nd prizes were very kindly donated by Bay View Garden Centre.
Thanks also go to Scorers Barbara Bainbridge & Ian Hutton, answer collectors Den
Hack & Robert Scott, tea brewers Brenda Muir & Trevor Piearce, and Colin Hargreaves
on Raffle. Without a great team these events can’t happen.
Report by Louise Belcher