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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 26th January

What was Robert Burns original family name?   A. Pettigrew     B. McAvoy    C. Burness Which of the following is St Andrew NOT the patron saint of?   A.  Russia    B. Poland   C. Greece When was the Edinburgh Festival launched?    A. 1947    B. 1959.    C. 1961 The name of Robert Burns wife?    A. Jean McTavish    B. Jean Beattie  

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Burns Zoom on Thursday with DTU

Accord Zoom Burns Day We couldn’t let this time of year pass without a nod to the bard. So today we celebrated Robert Burns on Zoom donned with a piece of tartan and fuelled by a little Scottish libation and gift packs of shortbread and table made by Alex in the Accord Hospice kitchen. We

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 19th January

Questions How many colours in the Rainbow?    A. 7     B. 8     C.9 Where would a Macken come from?  A. Liverpool     B. Manchester     C. Sunderland From which fish is caviar sourced from?   A. Bream      B. Sturgeon      C. Whitefish What flavour is a Yorkshire parkin?    A. Ginger     B.Cinnamon  C. Vanilla How many lanes in an Olympic swimming

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 19th January

How many colours in the Rainbow?    A. 7     B. 8     C.9 Where would a Macken come from?  A. Liverpool     B. Manchester     C. Sunderland From which fish is caviar sourced from?   A. Bream      B. Sturgeon      C. Whitefish What flavour is a Yorkshire parkin?    A. Ginger     B.Cinnamon  C. Vanilla How many lanes in an Olympic swimming pool?   

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As

Questions How many sides does a 20p have?    A. 5    B. 7   C. 9 Who is the patron saint of Music?    A. St Camilla    B. St Cecilia   C. St Charles Which actor said “I want to be alone”?    A. Bette Davis   B. Marlene Dietrich   C. Greta Garbo Moving anti clockwise on a Dart Board, what

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 12th January

How many sides does a 20p have?    A. 5    B. 7   C. 9 Who is the patron saint of Music?    A. St Camilla    B. St Cecilia   C. St Charles Which actor said “I want to be alone”?    A. Bette Davis   B. Marlene Dietrich   C. Greta Garbo Moving anti clockwise on a Dart Board, what is

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HomeRun for the Hospice

  What it is This is the challenge that suits everyone! Whether it’s a mile a day or three miles a few times a week, break up 31 miles throughout January in a way that works for you. Walk, Jog or Run in the park, through town or on a treadmill at home. Take on

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 15th December

Questions What country used to have the Schilling as their currency?   A. Norway    B. Austria   C. Sweden Who wrote the novel Sense and Sensibility?  A. Jane Austin   B. Elizabeth Gaskell    C. Louisa May Alcott Which of the following birds is native to Africa?  A. Emu    B. Cassowary    C. Ostrich How many events there in a

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz 15th December 2020

Well here we are at what has been a challenging year.  This will be the last quiz until Tuesday 12th January 2021.   Can I take this opportunity of wishing you and yours a very happy Festive season. What country used to have the Schilling as their currency?   A. Norway    B. Austria   C. Sweden Who wrote

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Light Up a Life 2020

  Light Up a Life Links to view – Sunday 6th December 2020 at 4pm   Facebook Youtube     CEREMONY UPDATE: *****UPDATE FOR OUR LIGHT UP A LIFE SERVICE****** Usually we would host our very special Light Up a Life Event at the Hospice, however this isn’t possible this year due to the ongoing

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