Maldon Beer and Cider Festival Cryptic Quiz

20/04/2018, 16:03
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2018 Maldon Beer & Cider Festival
                                   11th – 14th April

                                       Quiz for Action for Family Carers                              

Places in Essex – Cryptic Clues

All proceeds raised through participation in the quiz will go to

Action for Family Carers

Example – You’d expect a car (and a batsman) to do this (7)
Answer -    Runwell

1.         Hoping and praying for a storm (10)  -   Willingale

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2.         Gentry travelled up an Essex river to get here (5,5)  - Earls Colne

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3.         Laurel’s route (7) - Stanway

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4.         A Nordic god, a bell and a heavy weight (11) - Thorrington

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5.         Row to a badger’s home (6) - Orsett

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6.         A former European currency and a Scottish river (5,3) – Marks Tey

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7.         A bovine knuckle gone bad? (5,5) – Oxney Green

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8.         A goose hiding in the trees perhaps (9) - Brentwood

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9.         Dead and buried (7) - Ingrave

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10.       ‘Ow d’you get them weeds out?’ (8) - Wivenhoe

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11.       What an aircraft might do? (7) - Mayland

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12.       I WILL cross the river (8) - Shalford

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13.       Cross the Humber Estuary (10) - Hullbridge

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14.       The value of a pub? (7) - Inworth

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15.       Do this before you pot the ball (9) - Chalkwell

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16.       Bin there (6) - Weeley

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17.       Floating kitchen made from natural resources (10) - Galleywood

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18.       A herbal river (8) - Basildon

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19.       Enjoy an after-dinner drink in South Wales, the Isle of Wight and Essex (7) –

Newport

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20.       There’s one in York but ours is in a different direction (12) - Southminster

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