Archive for February 3rd, 2014

Did Trauma Delay Figures For Week 13?

Later than usual, and after a first failed attempt, Sally has issued the results for Week 13 and the consequent league tables. Could this be because she could not believe her eyes, could not accept the figures before her, that she could not face the truth – that after twelve unbeaten weeks the Dew Drop, Ilkeston lost a match? Or did she just have better things to do?

The county ponders.

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Go On! Make The Connection

The DPQL has once more been asked to help supply contestants for the BBC 4 series, Only Connect.

“We are now back and casting for the upcoming 10th series of ‘Only Connect’ which now returns to BBC Two. We wondered if you would kindly distribute the attached flyer for the attention of the members of your Quiz League, which has assisted us previously in our search for contestants.

“We are looking for teams of three players who share a common passion, ability or profession, who wish to pool their combined wits and knowledge to tackle our fiendish conundrums and vexing puzzles. ‘Only Connect’ is the quiz show that combines general knowledge and lateral thinking and we are looking for contestants who thrive in these skills and are looking for a new and exciting challenge on a TV show.

“We would be so grateful if you could forward¬†the attached flyer or post on your internal message board, for the attention of your members, and of course your family and friends, to spread the word about our casting call.

“Should you use Facebook, Twitter, company intranet or newsletter, please feel free to share our flyer through these mediums too.

“For further information about the quiz and to play our online game, please see our BBC website http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00lskhg “.

Explantory flyer with contact details:- Only Connect 2014

Notice as well, that individuals can apply: “Single applications also welcome: we may be able to find you some like-minded teammates.”

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