Telephone Treasure Trail 2014: Clues and answers

Telephone Treasure Trail 2014: Clues and answers

Congratulations to all those who got all the anwers to the Telephone Treasure Trail this year! For those of you who struggled here they are - better luck next year!

This annual telephone quiz has been running since 1995 and usually runs over four nights in November. Well over 350 groups have been known to take part.

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Muriel Boyes
Is there a list of the TTT winners?
Tuesday, 25 November 2014 20:25
Cheryl Heath
Yes, please can we have a list of winners?
Thursday, 27 November 2014 19:18
Caroline Cosham
Is there a list of winners please?
Saturday, 29 November 2014 23:28
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NWR National Conference 2015: Glasgow

NWR National Conference 2015: Glasgow

The National Conference 2015 will be held in Glasgow on Saturday 20th June. Book now - don't miss out! 

Members can now book their places now for this year's NWR National Conference in the wonderful city of Glasgow. The conference will be held at the fabulous Grand Hotel and will be on the theme of 'Diverse Connections'.

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In total, Sally has written eight books, including the first two in a popular series of children’s books – Horace and the Haggis H... Read More
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How do you spend your money?

How do you spend your money?

Where does your money go? Garden Productions is making a BBC TV series looking at what we do with our cash and would like NWR members to be involved.

Is your family working hard just to pay the bills? Does your family feel part of the 'squeezed middle'? Are you struggling to maintain your lifestyle? Or do your family find it difficult to survive on benefits - but have no other choice?

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Christmas competition: Win £25 of handmade cards!

Christmas competition: Win £25 of handmade cards!

Enter the NWR Christmas competition to win £25 worth of handmade Christmas cards.

Christmas is coming! Are you buried in wrapping paper and tinsel? Or have you yet to start even think about Christmas? Let us help lighten the load... Answer this Christmas quiz question for a chance to win £25 worth of handcrafted Christmas Cards. That's one thing off the to do list!

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Trentham NWR group vow never to forget

Trentham NWR group vow never to forget

The NWR Trentham group recently investigated the lives of 17 soldiers named on their local war memorial. The group have produced this moving film and vowed never to forget these local boys and men.

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What a marvellous thing to do in remembrance. I wonder whether anyone else in the village Is related to any of them now. Last Sun... Read More
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Christine Brett
What a marvellous thing to do in remembrance. I wonder whether anyone else in the village Is related to any of them now. Last Sun... Read More
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Christine Brett
What a marvellous thing to do in remembrance. I wonder whether anyone else in the village Is related to any of them now. Last Sun... Read More
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A Flash of Colour: The NWR Photo Competition 2014/15

A Flash of Colour: The NWR Photo Competition 2014/15

Enter the NWR Photographic Competition for a chance to win two nights bed & breakfast for two people at the historic Steeton Hall Hotel-Hotel, gateway to the Yorkshire Dales.

The theme is ‘a flash of colour’ and the judges, artist Kate Lycett and photographer Alison Walker, are looking for inspiration, originality and quality.

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Liz Valette
Fantastic idea, looking forward to seeing the results.
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Janet Barclay
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Sue Barber
Janet, resize the photo, that's what I have done!!
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NWR Conference 2015

The 2015 NWR National Conference and AGM will take place on Saturday 20th June at the Grand Central Hotel in GLASGOW. There are a limited number of concessionary rate rooms available with the hotel. Please contact the NWR Office for details.

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Bristol Conference 2014

Bristol Conference 2014

This was another wonderful conference attended by over 270 members.

Hopefully everyone went away with an overall feeling of having enjoyed themselves amongst friends in the lovely and lively city of Bristol.

A range of speakers, a "snappy" AGM and wrap-around events all contributed to the experience.

 

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Interested to see the picture of the empty table. I couldn't actually reach the table I was allocated as the room was so crowde... Read More
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